Madrid Travel Guide
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Madrid Travel Guide
Where is Madrid?
Losing yourself in an unfamiliar country sounds romantic. But if you want to arrive in Madrid on the first try, listen up.
It's the national capital city of Spain and located about 9 miles to the southwest of the noteworthy city of Alcobendas.
There are approximately 3,300,000 locals that live in this part of Community of Madrid.
Places to Visit in Madrid
The Prado Museum and Plaza Mayor just have to be right at the top of your itinerary. You'd be mad not to see such first-rate attractions!Royal Palace and El Rastro are just a few of the unique places to visit in this vicinity. Need some more options? Take a look around Plaza de Espana and the Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia. If you've got time to spare, stop by all of them!Whether you're embarking on a religious pilgrimage or just curious about what's behind its doors, everyone is welcome to visit Almudena Cathedral. Why not take a seat in a pew with local worshipers and attend a church service? Seeking some more options? If you love the arts, your trip won't be complete without a visit to Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum. But wait, there's more! A vital part of the urban landscape, El Retiro Park gives residents and visitors a peaceful green space for recreation and relaxation. Enjoy a stroll or slip off your shoes and feel the grass under your feet.
Car Rentals in Madrid
Spectacular adventures are just around the bend with car rentals in Madrid. Ready to explore the region from the convenience of your own wheels?
Flying into Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport? Once you're off the tarmac, you can rent a car straight away. You won't need to walk far to find Budget and Avis.
Avis is right in the center of the city. All you need to do is head to Gran Via 60. Another good option is Budget at Gran Via 60, Car Return Pl De Los Mostenses.
Where to stay in Madrid – Hotel Accommodation
It's easy to secure a room in Spain's capital city. Orbitz offers 670 hotels in Madrid
. Get in soon for the best deals!After a luxury suite? You'll feel like a film star if you choose to stay at the Hotel Villa Magna
(Paseo de la Castellana 22) or the Hotel Ritz
(Plaza de la Lealtad 5). On the other hand, look into the Artrip
or the Hotel Francisco I
if you're after a cheaper deal.Eager to visit the Prado Museum while you're in town? Keen to stay just minutes away? Then try The Westin Palace, Madrid
, 0.2 miles away, or the Hotel Palacio Del Retiro, Autograph Collection
, 0.3 miles away.
Nearest Airports to Madrid
If you're vacationing in Madrid, odds are your trip will begin at Adolfo Suarez Madrid-Barajas Airport (MAD), which is 8 miles to the northeast of the downtown area. Once your plane has touched down, grab your luggage and start your next incredible adventure!
Popular Places to Visit Near MadridPalazuelos de Eresma
is located just 40 miles away from Madrid. Take a trip to this locality for convenient access to some leading sights like La Granja and the Segovia Aqueduct. If you've got the time, head just 40 miles to Toledo
. This is another part of the region offering nearby popular attractions like Alcazar and Toledo Cathedral.
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