Madrid is a top tourist destination, offering everything from art and culture to leisure and sports, as well as restaurants, shops and green spaces. There are so many places to go, so many things to do… And the city continues to improve its accessibility provisions so that all visitors can make the most of their trip to the Spanish capital.
Getting around Madrid by Metro
With over 300 stations linked together by 15 lines, Madrid’s underground will get you around the city quickly and hassle-free.
Getting around Madrid by Bus
Madrid runs an efficient bus service that allows you to take in the city sights as you travel to your destination.
Madrid Maps and guides
Don’t leave your hotel without this city map featuring Madrid’s most famous landmarks (PDF, 5MB)
Download the map to one of the most modern underground transport networks in the world (PDF, 1.4 MB)
An informational map to help you discover the city using its public bus system (PDF, 2.4MB)
In this guide, you’ll find everything you need to make your trip unforgettable. You’re about to discover the place that great masters of world art, like Goya and Velázquez, chose as their home after falling in love with the colors of a sky that we know will captivate you too.
There’s so much to do in Madrid that you’ll be spoilt for choice. But don’t worry: we’ve put together some helpful hints, tips and essential stops for you, to make sure you don’t miss out on anything.
We’ve added QR codes to make things even simpler for you. You can use them to:
- Check which exhibitions and shows are on today.
- Check out prices and buy tickets online from the official websites.
- Get additional information about the city from esmadrid.com