madrid 3 nights
EXPLORE THE HIGHLIGHTS OF MADRID
Madrid is in the heart of Spain and is the country’s capital city. It has it all: rich history, beautiful architecture, renowned art museums, friendly and warm locals and all under a shining sun. Our Madrid itineraries are highly educational, but also filled with fun and adventure.
FULFIL ALL YOUR EDUCATIONAL NEEDS IN HISTORY, ART AND SPANISH LANGUAGE
Our 20 years’ experience makes us one of the best tour operators to provide you and your students with the best residential trip. All our trips are created to make sure your pupils get everything they need within their trip and enjoy every moment. Our tour organisers are experts in creating itineraries to suit your needs and also match any educational criteria you want to include.
Our recommendations and knowledge will help you create the perfect itinerary for you and your group. Madrid is one of our most popular destinations and it represents great value for money.
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Explore the Spanish capital
3 nights in Madrid
- DAY *1*
Arrive at the airport where your overseas airport transfer will be waiting to take you to your accommodation.
- DAY *2*
Your first visit of the day is to Palacio Real, the official residence of the Spanish Royal Family. This magnificent palace is the largest in Western Europe with 3,418 rooms!
Next on today’s itinerary is a trip to see the must-see Plaza Mayor – an iconic symbol of Madrid. Once the centre of old Madrid, this enormous esplanade in the city centre was begun in the 17th century by King Philip III. It’s a great place to wander around and is home to many traditional shops and a plethora of bars and restaurants.
The afternoon will then be spent visiting the bustling square of Puerta del Sol which features several attractions such as “The Bear and The Strawberry Tree”, another important symbol of Madrid.
- DAY *3*
In the morning you’ll visit the popular Prado Museum which is the most well known and the largest museum in Madrid. This incredible art museum is home to the world’s richest and most comprehensive collection of Spanish painting, as well as masterpieces of other schools of European painting, especially Italian and Flemish art.
You’ll then travel to your next visit of the day, discovering El Retiro Park which was built as a recreational park for royalty. Covering over 125 hectares and comprising more than 15,000 trees, El Retiro Park is a green oasis in the heart of the city. In it you’ll find all kinds of interesting monuments and gardens. One of the gardens is home to a Mexican Conifer which is said to be 400 years old and Madrid’s oldest tree.
Finally visit the famous Bernabeu Stadium, Real Madrid FC!!
- DAY *4*
Depart accommodation after breakfast. Your overseas transfer will take you to your departure airport.