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Sightseeing in Madrid

Plaza
“A trip to the origins of the city. The Plaza Mayor in Madrid is one of the most emblematic points of the city, along with the Puerta del Sol, the Fuente de Cibeles or the Puerta de Alcalá.”
426 locals recommend
Palace
“The Royal Palace of Madrid (Spanish: Palacio Real de Madrid) is the official residence of the Spanish royal family at the city of Madrid, although now only used for state ceremonies. The palace has 135,000 square metres (1,450,000 sq ft) of floor space and contains 3,418 rooms.[1][2] It is the largest functioning royal palace and the largest by floor area in Europe.[3]”
314 locals recommend
Monument / Landmark
“Egyptian temple of the 2nd century BC that was donated by Egypt to Spain in gratitude for the help given to save the temples of Abu Simbel together with UNESCO in 1968. DO NOT MISS THE SUNSET!! ”
311 locals recommend
Plaza
“Puerta del Sol is one of the most famous squares in Madrid and you can find some of the most important points and buildings in the capital.”
107 locals recommend
Church
“(8 min walk) The cathedral of Madrid, Almudena Cathedral, was consecrated by Pope John Paul II in 1993 when it was completed. Felipe VI of Spain was married to Queen Letizia in this church.   ”
97 locals recommend
Plaza
“Plaza de España y Argüelles. Traditional Madrid with parks and gardens, bars, restaurants and the door to the university district. Museo del Traje is a great place to visit for its collection, temporary exhibits, architecture, gardens and restaurant. Monument dedicated to Cervantes.”
90 locals recommend
Garden
“// Rooftop bar // Few places in Madrid have an aura as magical as the Royal Palace. Right in front of this emblematic building we find the Terrace of the Gardens of Sabatini, ideal to contemplate the sunset looking at the horizon and see how the tones of the sun that disappears mix with the green of the vegetation.”
65 locals recommend
Garden
“Jardín neoclásico del Palacio Real, con 3 terrazas, fuentes, estatuas y eventos al aire libre. --- Neoclassical garden of the Royal Palace, with 3 terraces, fountains, statues and outdoor events.”
19 locals recommend
Plaza
“The most famous "plaza" (or square) in Madrid (also one of the most beautiful!)”
18 locals recommend
Garden
“Next to the Royal Palace, this gardens were created in the XIX century and are part of National Heritage. The view of the landscape is stunning!”
53 locals recommend
Art Museum
“Romantic Spain in its prime. The Palace of the leader of the Carlistas movement. Ladies are going to love it, a 10 minute walk from the flat. ”
38 locals recommend
Plaza
“You can either take a Metro or Train Cercanías here. You can go directly to beautiful El Escorial in the mountains of Madrid in just 1 hour!”
29 locals recommend
Plaza
“metro, connected with noviciate (you can walk underground from the two station, 3 minutes walking)”
2 locals recommend
Plaza
“El centro del centro. Para pasear, beber, comer, y si te pilla año nuevo, ver las campanadas. ”
4 locals recommend
Historic Site
2 locals recommend