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Day tours

Lonely Planet Experience

Lonely Planet Experiences Private Madrid Tapas Adventure Tour

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid Tapas Adventure

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Tours & Sightseeing

Madrid 4-Hour Evening Walk and Tapas-Tasting Tour

Starting at$47

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Madrid Hop-on Hop-off Tour

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Madrid to Avila and Segovia Sightseeing Tour with Lunch Option

Starting at$102

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Food, Wine & Nightlife

Madrid Tapas and Wine Tasting Evening Guided Spanish Food Tour

Starting at$86

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Toledo and Segovia Tour with Alcazar Entrance from Madrid

Starting at$70

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Cultural & Theme Tours

Toledo Half-Day or Full-Day from Madrid

Starting at$67

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Multi-day adventures

Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Berlin

Starting at$4,780

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Lonely Planet Experience

Highlights of Spain

Starting at$1,155

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Rome

Starting at$8,685

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Lonely Planet Experience

Madrid to Venice

Starting at$7,135

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Classic

Best of Spain & Portugal

Starting at$2,422

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Classic

Best of Northern Spain

Starting at$1,445

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Classic

Ultimate Spain & Portugal

Starting at$3,555

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National Geographic Journeys

Discover Moorish Spain

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Best home stays in Madrid

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5.0/5

Torr Apartments in Madrid: 5E / Chamartín / Av América / López de Hoyos

5.0/5

Temple De Debod Elegant Apartment

5.0/5

Situated on the famous Ayala street

5.0/5

Chamberí 3 rooms wifi

5.0/5

Charming Mercado de San Miguel - In the Center of Madrid, Free Wifi, balcony

5.0/5

Duplex Apartment with private patio, 2 bedrooms, 2 bathrooms, free parking

5.0/5

Lux and brand new apt in the golden mile of Madrid

5.0/5

Charming Gran Vía - Callao 1 - Stunning views, ideal for 2 PAX

Closest to city center

4.7/5

Hortaleza - Madrid Center AC

4.0/5

BNBHolder Charming & Stylish CHUECA

 

Charming Chueca Center II - Studio apartment for 2 with balcony.

 

BRAND NEW LOFT AT CHUECAS HEART

 

CAMILA at CHUECA. Very central and well connected

 

La Posada de las Hortalezas

 

Lovely 2Bed in heart of Chueca -Madrid City Center

 

CHUECA Apartment (2BR 2BT)

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Food and drink

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