What better way to discover a new city than from the top of an open double-decker bus? Taking a hop on hop off Madrid tour lets you explore the city at your own pace. Madrid is Spain’s capital city and is famous for its stunning architecture, tree-lined boulevards and enormous collections of fine art. The largest city in the country, with over 3 million residents over an area of around 600 square kilometers. There are countless sites and attractions in Madrid, but what’s the best way to visit all the top attractions? Travelers come from all around the world to see the Prado Museum, the baroque Royal Palace and the cobbled squares or “Plazas”. With so much to see and do, it can be overwhelming! Taking a Madrid hop on hop off bus is your answer to exploring with ease.
Sit back and enjoy the panoramic city view, while listening to interesting commentary from your free audio guide! With a Madrid sightseeing bus, you can choose to have an action-packed itinerary and see as much as possible in one day. Or you can relax into the Spanish city vibes and take it slowly, soaking up views (and Spanish wine!) along the way. How can two such different travelers share one bus? That’s the beauty of this Madrid sightseeing bus; “hop on” and “hop off” whenever and wherever you like! Best of all, you get to visit the city your way!
The question is, which hop on hop off Madrid bus is best for you?
There are options for a one day ticket or a two-day pass, with several hop on hop off tours available. Check out all the options below and choose your hop on hop off Madrid tour!
If you love history, impressive architecture and classical monuments, then this is the tour for you! Book this Madrid bus tour route and you will be taken to all of the best artistic, historical and majestic monuments of the city. On your open-top double-decker bus, you will see famous landmarks such as the Plaza Mayor, the bustling Gran Vía and the neoclassical monument the Puerta de Alcalá. Enjoy your guided tour of the architectural highlights of the old city. If you choose the historical route, some of the Madrid city bus tour stops include Palacio Real and the Plaza de Cibeles. The bus route is a perfect circular itinerary!
Madrid isn’t all museums, monument, and masterpieces of art! It is also a cosmopolitan and avant-garde city. Discover the best of modern Madrid on this Madrid double-decker bus tour! This itinerary is packed with abstract sculptures, contemporary architecture and all that is shiny and new in Madrid! Admire the striking Torres KIO and Colón towers. On the Blue route, Madrid will be seen as an innovative and 21st-century smart city. Book this bus tour and you will be taken from the Estación de Atocha to the most modern government buildings and the famous Puerta del Sol. Here you can stretch your legs and sample some delicious Spanish tapas in the plaza!
If you love football (soccer!), then this Is the route for you. This Madrid city sightseeing tour will take you right next to the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. This is THE Real Madrid stadium where football legends such as Cristiano Ronaldo have made magic happen!
TIP: If you want the full football experience (with tapas on board the bus!) then book this Skip-The-Line Santiago Bernabéu Tour and Touristic Bus with Tapas.
This is the city tour where you decide the direction, duration, and distance! Maybe you want to go slowly and spend one hour wandering down the Paseo del Prado before heading back on your bus up Gran Via. Or if you are short on time, then the Madrid double-decker bus tour is perfect for you! You can pack your itinerary with all your must-see attractions, and get off and back on whenever you like!
You can buy your Madrid city tour bus tickets on board. However for the best prices and to avoid disappointment on the day it is best to book online in advance! If you have any questions or special requests let us know. We will do our best to make your hop on hop off Madrid bus tour the highlight of your vacation!