enter
WorldSpainMadrid

Things to do in Madrid

Top adventures, things to do and things to try for travelers in Madrid

likes428share via
Facebook
share via
Twitter
share via
Google+
share via
VK

Things to do in Madrid 27

allfreecuisineviewsauthenticstrollingromanticunusualselfiecultural

See a bullfight in Madrid
Joan NaplesSee a bullfight#1 of 27 things to do in Madrid

You have a chance to see the cruel bullfighting, which is banned in many countries, from the best places on the arena.

How much: from 14 euros#unusual#authentic#cultural#shows#antikarma#brutalLas Ventas
See flamenco in a tablao in Madrid
WALLisSee flamenco in a tablao#2 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Madrid is the capital of flamenco and you can enjoy this fiery dance in tablao, a restaurant with a stage for flamenco.

How much: from 35 euros#authentic#cultural#showsMadrid
See the Changing of the Guard in Madrid
Eugene KrasowskiSee the Changing of the Guard#3 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Near the Royal Palace the Changing of the Guard ceremony takes place, which is definitely worth seeing!

How much: free#authentic#free#culturalRoyal Palace of Madrid
Dance on the roof of the Roof Bar in Madrid
María AlejandraDance on the roof of the Roof Bar#4 of 27 things to do in Madrid

You can have a great time in the company of locals at the terrace of The Roof bar, where you will find the coolest parties of the city.

How much: from 15 euros#views#fun#adultThe Roof Bar
Enjoy the city view from the gallery of the Royal Palace in Madrid
Eugene KrasowskiEnjoy the city view from the gallery of the Royal Palace#5 of 27 things to do in Madrid

There is a gallery in the residence of the Kings of Spain where you can find a stunning view of Madrid.

How much: from 8 euros#authentic#strolling#viewsRoyal Palace of Madrid
See the sunset on the observation deck of the Egyptian temple in Madrid
Harper FullerSee the sunset on the observation deck of the Egyptian temple#6 of 27 things to do in Madrid

On the terrace of the ancient Egyptian temple you will see the most beautiful sunset in Madrid.

How much: free#free#strolling#views#romanticDebod Temple
Drink coffee on the terrace with the best views of Madrid in Madrid
Maybe MeDrink coffee on the terrace with the best views of Madrid#7 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Take the lift to the terrace and you will be amazed of beauty that opens in front of you!

How much: from 4 euros#views#romantic#selfieTartan Roof Restaurant
Have a dinner in the oldest restaurant in the world in Madrid
J CarrHave a dinner in the oldest restaurant in the world#8 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Take suckling lamb and a glass of wine in the oldest restaurant in the world.

How much: from 25 euros#unusual#authentic#romantic#luxuryBotin Restaurant
See the procession of sheep through the city in Madrid
Kateryna PlakhotnaSee the procession of sheep through the city#9 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Every year flocks of sheep pass through the central streets, where they are greeted by the locals.

How much: free#unusual#authentic#free#animalsMadrid
Try gazpacho in Madrid
oddviserTry gazpacho#10 of 27 things to do in Madrid

In the hottest time of the year the only thing can help you against heat - the most famous Spanish cold soup gazpacho!

How much: from 4 euros#cuisineMadrid
Walk in the Sabatini Gardens in Madrid
J CarrWalk in the Sabatini Gardens#11 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Near the Royal Palace you can relax on a bench next to the noisy fountains and green idols made of boxwood and privet.

How much: free#free#strolling#selfie#romanticSabatini Gardens
Enjoy Madrid from the roof of Circulo de Bellas Artes in Madrid
Maybe MeEnjoy Madrid from the roof of Circulo de Bellas Artes#12 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Use the lift, reach the roof and see the sunset on the best viewing platform.

How much: from 4 euros#views#selfie#romanticCirculo de Bellas Artes
Walk through the rose garden in the city park in Madrid
oddviserWalk through the rose garden in the city park#13 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Take a walk through one of the largest rosaries that's annually updated with new types of flowers.

How much: free#free#strolling#natureParque del Oeste
Get on the top of the Lighthouse of Moncloa in Madrid
WALLisGet on the top of the Lighthouse of Moncloa#14 of 27 things to do in Madrid

In Madrid you will notice the Lighthouse of Moncloa - TV tower with the best observation deck at the top.

How much: from 3 euros#strolling#viewsLighthouse of Moncloa
Have a picnic on the Square of Spain in Madrid
Kateryna PlakhotnaHave a picnic on the Square of Spain#15 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Go on a picnic in the heart of Madrid, the Square of Spain, which is surrounded by fountains and statues.

How much: free#free#romanticSquare of Spain
Try tortilla in Madrid
AbarraneTry tortilla#16 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Order tortilla with potatoes, eggs and onions in a local restaurant for a breakfast and feel yourself like a real Spaniard.

How much: from 10 euros#cuisineMadrid
Try churros in Madrid
oddviserTry churros#17 of 27 things to do in Madrid

You should to follow the example of Spanish at breakfast and try churros - delicious choux based snack.

How much: from 4 euros#cuisine#souvenirsMadrid
Find zero kilometer on Puerta del Sol in Madrid
J CarrFind zero kilometer on Puerta del Sol#18 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Find the center of Madrid, where all the Spanish roads start.

How much: free#free#strolling#selfiePuerta del Sol
Try tapas in Madrid
AbarraneTry tapas#19 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Pass from one bar in Madrid to another, order in each of them a beer or a glass of wine and try the traditional snack tapas.

How much: price unknown#cuisineMadrid
Try Cocido Madrileño in Madrid
oddviserTry Cocido Madrileño#20 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Try the pearl of Madrid cuisine - a dish which is served in three phases and has several kinds of meat and sausages that give it a special taste.

How much: from 20 euros#cuisineMadrid
Try sangria in Madrid
Кристина НестеренкоTry sangria#21 of 27 things to do in Madrid

The best beverage in Spain is made from wine and fruits. It chills during the heat in summer and can warm you in winter.

How much: from 1 euro#cuisineMadrid
See Puerta de Alcalá in Madrid
klia baloSee Puerta de Alcalá#22 of 27 things to do in Madrid

In the Independence Square, in the heart of Madrid, you will see the calling card of this city - the monumental gate.

How much: free#free#strollingAlcalá Gate
Ride cable car Teleferico in Madrid
oddviserRide cable car Teleferico#23 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Use the quickest way to see the whole city center of Madrid - ride the Teleferico cable car over the sightseeing places.

How much: from 4 euros#views#attractionsTibidabo mountain
Try beer ice-cream in Madrid
Наталья ГригорьеваTry beer ice-cream#24 of 27 things to do in Madrid

In our days ice cream is not only a dessert, but it is also an excellent addition to meat dishes and salty snacks.

How much: from 4 euros#cuisineMadrid
Sit in a rocking-chair in the Crystal Palace in Madrid
oddviserSit in a rocking-chair in the Crystal Palace#25 of 27 things to do in Madrid

Feel yourself the hero of the movie about the 19th century swining in a rocking chair in the palace.

How much: free#unusual#free#relaxCrystal Palace
See the statue of Lucifer in Madrid
oddviserSee the statue of Lucifer#26 of 27 things to do in Madrid

One of the most beautiful statues of Lucifer, the angel fallen from heaven, you can see in the Retiro Park in Madrid.

How much: free#unusual#free#mysticRetiro Park
Try the jamon in a museum in Madrid
Anna GrishinaTry the jamon in a museum#27 of 27 things to do in Madrid

At the Ham Museum no tours are conducting, but this is a place where you can try unusual ham made of the black pig.

How much: from 14 euros#authentic#cuisine#souvenirsThe Jamon Museum
GuestShare an idea!

Have an adventure or entertainment idea that we don't have yet? Share your idea with other adventure-seekers!

#karma

See also in Madrid

places to visit in Madrid
Places to visit

See also 16 places to visit in Madrid