Parque del Retiro, Madrid, Spain

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Parque del Retiro

Puerta de Alcalá

Madrid, 28001 ES

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  • 4 mentions in Itinerary for 3 days in Madrid?

    • Lavi N.

      Lavi N. said, "...Prado and Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, I'd recommend taking a walk from east to west and ending in Parque del Retiro. Also check out the Círculo de Bellas Artes terrace for a cool view of downtown Madrid. If you're..." See More

    • Rocio A.

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      Rocio A. said, "...Nair!! I will only add a few places that I loved when I visited Madrid 2 years ago. If you visit Parque del Retiro go to see Palacio de Cristal!! It is an outdoors beauty!!. Mercado de San Miguel, Mercado de San Antonare..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...entire day there, even if you aren't a museum lover. I also really enjoyed strolling, having coffee, watching the 'boats' in Parque del Retiro. There is usually something going on inside Plaza Mayor-it might just be street performers and some vendors, but..." See More

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...thing. It's worth taking a tour of the stadium too. Madrid is also packed full of green areas and parks, like Parque del Retiro to while away some time in. The nightlife in Madrid is something to experience! Hit the town at midnight..." See More

  • 3 mentions in 4 days in Spain - Madrid and Barcelona

    • Emily M.

      Emily M. said, "...days you would waste far too much precious time travelling over land. In Madrid there is so much to see: , Parque del Retiro is a must, Royal Palace of Madrid, Templo de Debod and Museo del Prado are just a few of..." See More

    • Damian M.

      Damian M. said, "...As for Madrid, you have to go some places, museums and eating tapas and hams. It depends on your interest. - Parque del Retiro- Puerta del Sol - Plaza Mayor - Royal Palace of Madrid - Plaza Cibeles - Gran Vía -..." See More

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...schedule between the two. We flew into Madrid and railed to Barcelona. We enjoyed Museo del Prado, a leisurely walk in Parque del Retiro, Royal Palace of Madrid (stop for lunch across the street at Café de Oriente), Plaza Mayor and my..." See More

  • 3 mentions in Your favorite activities in Madrid?

    • Mathilde B.

      Mathilde B. said, "...than telling you about museums & stuff, walk walk walk, and go explore the different districts! From Malasaña to Chueca or Parque del Retiro, you'll feel different atmospheres and this is from far the best way to discover this city. Madrid is..." See More

    • Fer W.

      Fer W. said, "...to the museums, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía, Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza and Museo del Prado. You have to visit the Parque del Retiro and have a picnic there. Places to eat lets see 100 Montaditos, lateral castellana 42, Mas Q Menos. to..." See More

    • Daniel C.

      Daniel C. said, "...also liked hanging out in Huertas, which is another neighborhood near the Sol metro stop. Especially Principe - Pza. Sta. Ana. Parque del Retiro is also a great place to spend an afternoon, just walking around the park. I also loved walking around..." See More

  • 2 mentions in How to spend an afternoon and night in Madrid?

    • Taylor L.

      Taylor L. said, "...Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofía from 19:00-21:00. You would use metro stop Atocha to get to both of them. Parque del Retiro is also a good option if after a long flight, you want to walk around for a bit. Sol..." See More

    • Zach S.

      Zach S. said, "...In the afternoon go to Parque del Retiro. After 5pm maybe too late...." See More

  • 2 mentions in Best way to spend a day in Madrid?

    • Andrea F.

      Andrea F. said, "...Hi Emily, If I had just one day to visit Madrid, I'd definitely go to the Parque del Retiro. I've been living in Madrid for a year and I go every time I can, it's a lovely place to relax and Palacio..." See More

    • Montserrat L.

      Montserrat L. said, "...Depends where you are staying but I will tell you like a short tour you can do. You can start from Parque del Retiro, Puerta de Alcalá, Plaza Cibeles. Go down calle de Alcala and then take gran via ( this is..." See More

  • 2 mentions in Should we spend 3 days in Madrid in January?

    • Sally E.

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      Sally E. said, "...of time - you can see the Royal Palace of Madrid, MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO, and spend a fun day in Parque del Retiro! If you're there on the weekend, check out El Rastro which is a giant market that runs on..." See More

    • Fiona F.

      Fiona F. said, "...time to see most of the most important attractions, plus enter a few of them (MUSEO NACIONAL DEL PRADO, Gran Vía, Parque del Retiro, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, among others). We did take a city tour bus, which may have helped..." See More

  • 2 mentions in What are the best free things to do in Madrid?

    • Maria O.

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      Maria O. said, "...San Miguel and after you admire the beautiful stalls buy some bread, wine, serrano, cheese and olives for a picnic in Parque del Retiro Wander around Sol and Plaza Mayor early in the morning to catch the sunrise and then breakfast on coffee..." See More

    • Lynnette A.

      Lynnette A. said, "...the best part is to go to the terrace which is 4 euros but worth the view. Then walk over to Parque del Retiro. Go to la Latina in Calle Cava Baja there is a place called La Conchita they have awesome..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the best cities for single women traveling solo?

    • Rocio A.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Rocio A. said, "...Chueca, Hortaleza. Last but not least, Madrid has many beautiful plazas, parks, temples, such as Plaza Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Parque del Retiro, Templo de Debod, Palacio de Cristal these are highly recommended while walking the city. As a conclusion and..." See More

  • 1 mention in Madrid > Paris > London > Amsterdam > Rome > Barcelona in 3 weeks. Doable?

    • Taylor L.

      Taylor L. said, "...door so people will tend to visit them together. If you're interested in churches, that's a good one to see. The Parque del Retiro is also worth going to visit. It's nice to walk around, you can row boats and just enjoy people..." See More

  • 1 mention in What is ONE thing I should do with 5 hours in Madrid?

    • Alina A.

      Alina A. said, "...Gines-http://www.chocolateriasangines.com/Chocolateria_San_Gines/Bienvenidos_a_San_Gines.html Head to Plaza Mayor, then walk over to Palacio de Cibeles, over to Puerta de Alcalá. Finish off in the Parque del Retiro and find the Palacio de Cristal. You should easily be able to do that in 5 hours, all within..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best neighborhoods in Dublin, London, Paris & Madrid to stay using airbnb?

    • Montserrat L.

      Montserrat L. said, "...around Puerta del Sol (gran Via, Huertas); nice hotels in Castellana and Salamanca what to do and visit. Museo del Prado, Parque del Retiro, Puerta de Alcalá, Cibeles, Banco de España, Gran Vía, Fuencarral, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Opera, Plaza de..." See More

  • 1 mention in What places I have to go in Madrid and Barcelona for second honeymoon?

    • Scott M.

      Scott M. said, "...Thyssen-Bornemisza. All are right by the beautiful Paseo del Prado, which makes for a great stroll. Also close by is the Parque del Retiro with a nice lake where you can paddle boat, or just stroll. I would suggest having lunch, or dinner..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best apartment or hotel in Madrid for my wife's birthday?

    • Jacey & Scott M.

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      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...Prado. The hotel was absolutely lovely, especially the glass dome in the restaurant. You would be a short walk to the Parque del Retiro -have a picnic right by the lake...." See More

  • 1 mention in Top cities to visit in Spain?

    • Brenda B.

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      Brenda B. said, "...on the train and finish out your last 4 days in Madrid. visit the Museo del Prado and other wonderful museums, Parque del Retiro, the for great food, and if you are not exhausted take a day trip by train to either..." See More

  • 1 mention in How to divide my time while in Spain?

    • Rocio A.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Rocio A. said, "...close to Gran Vía. Must see places in Madrid are: Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Museo del Prado, Palacio de Cristal, Parque del Retiro, Templo de Debod, Cibeles Palace, Mercado de Antón Martín, Mercado de San Miguel, Tablao Villa Rosa among many..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best area in Madrid to stay for a young traveler?

    • Montserrat L.

      Montserrat L. said, "...Hello Leslie, I think that the best area to stay is somewhere near Puerta del Sol... where you have Gran Vía, Parque del Retiro, Plaza Mayor, Fuencarral, Huertas area and La Latina pretty near (look in a map). This area is the..." See More

  • 1 mention in What are the 3 best ways to experience Madrid culture?

    • Rocio A.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Rocio A. said, "...add but to visit Chocolateria San Gines where you must try the very unique "churros and chocolate". I would also add Parque del Retiro, one of the largest parks in Madrid where you will find beautiful grounds and neat places like the..." See More

  • 1 mention in Madrid layover ideas

    • Jacey & Scott M.

      Trippy Ambassadors are elite members of the community, hand picked to help you travel better! Interested? E-mail us at ambassadors@trippy.com.

      Jacey & Scott M. said, "...prefer to talk around the city and experience it so you can actually say "you were there". You could start in Parque del Retiro, which is absolutely lovely, then walk up to Plaza Mayor, visit Mercado de San Miguel for lunch or..." See More

  • 1 mention in Best places/restaurants in Cuenca & Madrid?

    • Laura W.

      Laura W. said, "...of the local bars near Puerta del Sol. And eat lots of "jamn crudo"´(prosciuto). You shouldn't miss El Prado, Plaza Mayor, Parque del Retiro, Las letras and Chueca neighborhoods. On sundays you can go to the El Rastro flea market...." See More

  • 1 mention in Runners: what are your favorite routes at home or abroad?

    • Jeramy J.

      Jeramy J. said, "...great way to get to experience it! I've also enjoyed Phoenix Park, Stanley Park, as well as the Doha Corniche, and Parque del Retiro...." See More

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