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Cultural Capital of Spain
Madrid is known for its cultural and artistic heritage, lively nightlife, and a dynamic culinary scene. Though the capital city lacks the architectural reputation of Barcelona, there are plenty of historic buildings here to fill your itinerary with. The city’s numerous medieval mansions, royal palaces, and Gothic churches provide a picture-perfect backdrop for everyday life as you holiday in this modern metropolis. Madrid’s world-class chefs create dishes that skillfully blend traditional Spanish cooking with ingredients brought from around the world. There’s something for every palate and budget here, from the famous tapas to gourmet delicacies hard to find anywhere else in the world. Madrid is in Community of Madrid. In the build up to your vacation in Madrid, plan trip itinerary minutiae using the visitor reviews, staff write-ups, and custom search fields on our Spain tour itinerary builder tool.
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Avila with Walls and Segovia Day Tour from Madrid with Optional Lunch BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $88
Duration: 8 hours
Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day Tour from Madrid BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $61
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Madrid Tapas Night Walking Tour BOOK WITH VIATOR FROM $51
Duration: 4 hours
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