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From sightseeing to hidden gems, find out what makes the city unique with the help of the locals who know it best.

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]”
  • 319 locals recommend
  • 37 Experiences
Market
“The San Miguel Market is the city’s gastronomic temple, the contemporary o fresh seafood brought from Galicia each day, the Mediterranean rice or the special cheese from Castile, Asturias or the Basque Country. The finest products and wine from the length and breadth of Spain are divided among 30 permanent”
  • 309 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
Flea Market
“Traditional Madrid’s second hand market that take place every Sunday from 10 to 14-15h in the oldest and most authentic part of the city (Puerta de Toledo / La Latina). It’s a day time meeting point / event that always ends up in a bar with a nice terrace, tapas and beers and tapas.”
  • 290 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
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.   ”
  • 98 locals recommend
  • 13 Experiences
Athletics & Sports
“The Palace Museum and visit is a must. A Royal experience of Historic significance”
  • 71 locals recommend
  • 4 Experiences
Theatre
“Cool atmosphere, may bars around with terraces, cocktails...all in the oldest part of MADRID’s city ”
  • 146 locals recommend
  • 6 Experiences
Spanish Restaurant
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“Our former King's favourite Tapas place in Madrid. If you're not a vegan and eat pork ask for the "Huevos estrellados" -Eggs with ham.”
  • 99 locals recommend
Plaza
“A great market where you can try several tapas and delight its products, in a mix of fish, meats, burguers, paellas, wines and so on!”
  • 101 locals recommend
  • 5 Experiences
Opera House
“Teatro Real (Royal Theatre) or simply El Real, as it is known colloquially, is a major opera house located in Madrid. Today the Teatro Real opera is one of the great theaters of Europe hosting large productions involving leading international figures in opera singing, musical direction, stage direction and dance. The theater offers visitors guided tours in several languages, including the auditorium, stage, workshops and rehearsal rooms. Founded in 1818 and inaugurated on 19 November 1850, it closed in 1925 and reopened in 1966. Beginning in 1988 it underwent major refurbishing and renovation works and finally reopened in 1997 with a capacity of 1,746 seats. ”
  • 43 locals recommend
  • 4 Experiences
Spanish Restaurant
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“The oldest restaurant in the world, established in 1725, the Botin has lost none of its charm over the years. Try a dish from the huge variety of roasted meats, prepared in a traditional oak-burning oven.”
  • 92 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“Delicious Tortilla de Patatas (Spanish omelette)!! And nice and modern tapas.”
  • 79 locals recommend
Farmers Market
“(2 minute walk) www.mercadodelacebada.com Opens M-F 9am-2pm and 5:30-8:30pm; Sat 9am-6pm. Sundays closed Two floors houses stalls of food products, mainly perishable, occupying all the commercial space. ”
  • 89 locals recommend
  • 2 Experiences
Theatre
“Musical: The Lion King. One of the best known shows in Madrid. An assembly of high quality and acclaim. Advisable to book tickets in advance, they are often depleted.”
  • 26 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.”
  • 66 locals recommend
  • 3 Experiences
Bar
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“Cava Baja Street is in the lively La Latina quarter. Go first to El Rastro flea market on Sundays and then stop in any of the trendy tapas bars at Cava Baja street!”
  • 82 locals recommend
Tapas Restaurant
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“A must place to visit, in the summer the roof top is the best place to hide from the warm temperatures and have a drink. ”
  • 46 locals recommend