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Madrid Walking Tour and Skip-the-Line Prado Museum

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Learn the history of the Habsburg rulers of Spain in the 16th and 17th centuries on a small group walking tour of Madrid. Marvel at Renaissance and Baroque architecture and get skip-the-line entrance to the Prado Museum.

Highlights

  • See the highlights of Madrid on a guided walking tour
  • Learn about the Habsburg dynasty of Spain
  • Stop for a drink at one of the most emblematic cafés in the city
  • Skip the lines to the Prado Museum

Description

Discover the most significant buildings from the Renaissance and Baroque period on a walking tour of Madrid. Learn more about the Habsburg rulers who made the city the capital of Spain and led to its rapid growth following the reign of Philip II. Stop at one of the most emblematic cafés for refreshments, and then skip the long lines to the Prado Museum. Journey through the history of art in chronological order, starting with masterpieces by Hieronymus Bosch, such as his triptych oil painting, 'The Garden of Earthly Delights.' Continue to rooms devoted to the Renaissance painter, El Greco, and then discover stunning works of art by Velázquez and Goya.

Includes

Bilingual guide Free drink at an emblematic café Entrance ticket to the Prado Museum (valid for 1 day, until closing time) Individual radio guided system
Lunch and drinks Transportation Any other service not specified above

Important Information

  • Please note: some of the paintings might not be available despite belonging to the permanent collection for reasons out of the local partner's control. In those cases, the itinerary will be modified to comprise another painting with similar artistic value and significance.
  • Infants can join this tour for free.
  • Please keep in mind that the excursion includes several visits on foot, comfortable shoes are recommended.
  • Prado Museum visitors are kindly requested to respect the instructions of the museum security: photography and filming are not permitted inside the exhibitions.
  • The local partner reserves the right to modify or cancel the tour itinerary without prior notice due to reasons of force majeure.

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