- Departing from Barcelona, a mere 2.5-hour journey on a comfortable high-speed train takes you to the heart of Madrid, a city bursting with energy, history, and cultural richness.
- The day begins with an intimate encounter with art history at the world-renowned Prado Museum.
- Wander through galleries that speak volumes, filled with masterpieces by Velázquez, Goya, and Bosch.
- Each artwork offers a window into different epochs, each room a chapter in the grand narrative of European art.
- Next, be swept off your feet by the culinary vibrancy of the San Miguel Market.
- Surrounded by the sound of clinking tapas and the chatter of locals, find a gastronomic heaven where each stall offers a new taste sensation.
- Literature comes to life in the charming Barrio de las Letras, once the stomping ground for Spanish literary greats like Cervantes.
- As you walk its streets, you will feel as if you are inside the pages of a Spanish classic, each stone and each corner humming with stories.
- The journey takes a royal detour as you wander through the Austrias district, stopping to marvel at the grand facade of the Royal Palace.
- The air here is thick with historical grandeur, from the cobblestones underfoot to the intricate sculptures that adorn the palace.
- The pulsing heart of Madrid, the Gran Vía, is your destination.
- This bustling avenue, a blend of modernity and tradition, is where Madrid truly comes alive.
- Take a moment to admire the eclectic architecture and the hustle and bustle of city life.
- As dusk turns into evening, your high-speed train will be ready to transport you back to Barcelona, providing you with a comfortable setting to reflect on your incredible day.
- You will find yourself replaying each extraordinary moment of your whirlwind love affair with Madrid, solidifying the truth you simply cant visit Spain without discovering the allure of its captivating capital.
- Please be at the check in point 20 minutes before departure time.
- Not wheelchair accessible.
- There is a minimum of people required to operate the tour, in the event that this minimum is not met customers will be offered an alternative date, another tour of equal or superior value, or a full refund.
- Its essential to arrive well in advance of the trains departure time, If you fail to arrive on time, you will unfortunately miss the entirety of the tour and no refund will be provided.
- We recommend planning with ample margin to avoid any inconvenience.
- Full name of each passenger and Passport/ID number is mandatory to confirm the booking.
- The departure time will be coordinated on trains between 07:00 am and 08:00 am.
- Provide a valid telephone number to contact you at least 48 hours before the experience to complete the pre-check in process.
- Changes and cancelations before 24 hours are free of charge.
- For changes or cancelations less than 24 hours or no show, there will be no refunds.
Equipment and clothing
- It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and shoes.
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Contact Isla de Regalos for any questions regarding this experience and its conditions before purchasing.