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Madrid City Tours

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Address: Carrera San Jeronimo 15, 28014 Madrid, Spain
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Make the most of your trip to Madrid, the capital city of Spain, by taking...

Make the most of your trip to Madrid, the capital city of Spain, by taking a guided tour in Madrid to enjoy the colorful history and major attractions of this beautiful city. Madrid City Tours offers a wide array of Madrid excursions for individuals and private groups. When it comes to sightseeing Madrid, our guided tour in Madrid offerings take you to some of the most spectacular locations of the city. Madrid City Tours is an online travel website featuring Madrid excursions, including tours and trips along with information on hotels and accommodations.

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There 2 main routes and the cover all the major tourist attractions. The commentary is also good. Although bare in mind that the bus does not take you close to Gaudi park as it's... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2017
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Doha, Qatar
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182 reviews
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Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

I Visited Madrid during a business meeting. City is full of historical places and restaurants. Love Madrid.

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Montreal
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109 reviews
43 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 14 March 2017

Stops are difficult to find, In some case we could not find the sign. Had to rely on observation and catch the next bus. We were in low season and some of the buses where filled. Had to wait for the next one, especially on Sunday. Looks like there are a lot of streets closed on Sunday. Like the one... More 

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San Anselmo, CA
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65 reviews
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 30 helpful votes
Reviewed 3 March 2017

We wanted to cover a lot of ground and see the main sites of the city AND get information on what we were seeing. The bus had a good route, but the recorded English commentary was extremely dull. Lots of notes on architecture, very little on history or significance. All of it was read with little to no enthusiasm. I... More 

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Zurich, Switzerland
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28 reviews
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Reviewed 16 February 2017

It is one of the best and beautiful place to Visit, When you go to City you will really enjoy it and there is lot of entertainments, Shopping posiibilitiy`s and to hitorical museums and Monument. I think you will enjoy the Culture and and beauty of City., so don`t miss it when you go to spain.

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Mumbai (Bombay), India
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69 reviews
42 attraction reviews
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Reviewed 11 January 2017 via mobile

There 2 main routes and the cover all the major tourist attractions. The commentary is also good. Although bare in mind that the bus does not take you close to Gaudi park as it's on a hill top. You have to walk all the way to it.

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Perth, Australia
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14 reviews
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Reviewed 16 October 2016

This tour is a MUST DO if you are interested in combining history with food. We had the best guide, Andreis, who was a font of knowledge about Madrid history. The tour lasted 2 1/2 hours and we walked at a slow pace through Madrid Old Town and in between visited some Tapas Bars and sampled delicious foods and wines/ports.... More 

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New York City, New York
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Reviewed 10 October 2016

This Madrid bus tour was good for our family, which can't walk that far and wanted to reduce the money spent on taxis. They had deep discounts for seniors and friendly staff. The commentary was available in a dozen languages, which was impressive, but we were disappointed that it focussed overwhelmingly on architecture and very little on history or other... More 

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Reviewed 20 September 2016

I was one day in Madrid. the city tours are a good way to see the most of the city. but it is not so easy to find the bus stops once you go down. so in the end I was walking all Madrid. you also can use the metro. very easy to get from a place to place.

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London, United Kingdom
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Reviewed 5 September 2016

Wow I was impressed just how frequent these buses ran and till the late evening (it was August). two days was 25 euros per person and we used the buses all the time to get around Madrid. Staff really helpful when we asked how to get places and recommended local places to eat (not tourist).

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Mooresville, North Carolina
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Reviewed 24 August 2016

We were quite pleased with Madrid City Tours and used it often during our visit. The price is right, and the service is most convenient, especially when attempting to learn about a city as demanding and beautiful as Madrid. The seating is catch as catch can and really not too comfortable. There are two sections one is enclosed, while the... More 

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Centro
Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street performers, colorful lights, window shopping, restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a collection of plazas interconnected by a network of side streets. Some of these side streets are wide pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as desired. The iconic Puerta del Sol is the giant crossroads of the city and a must-see attraction at any time of the day. The nearby Plaza Mayor, completely enclosed by historic red buildings, is an ideal place to grab a bite to eat outside, amidst scores of tables and people out for a stroll. Plaza Isabel II (also known as “Opera”) is smaller and a good meeting spot, and the stately Plaza del Oriente is the front yard of the Royal Palace. Centro can be touristy (pickpockets are unfortuately not unheard-of here), crowded, and sometimes gimmicky, but it is also the place to experience classic Madrid.
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