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Madrid City Tours

#111 of 330 Tours in Madrid
Closed Now: 9:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m.
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  • Average14%
  • Poor9%
  • Terrible7%
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Make the most of your trip to Madrid, the capital city of Spain, by taking a guided tour in Madrid to enjoy the colorful history and major attractions of this beautiful city. Madrid City Tours offers a wide array of Madrid excursions for individuals...more
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Carrera San Jeronimo 15, 28014 Madrid, Spain
+34 911 23 11 77
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Most Helpful Positive Review
Reviewed October 12, 2013

This trip, especially if you are 65 + is a great bargain at 9E for the day. We did both route 1 and route 2. Each is about an hour, and the narrative, through headphones, is given in many languages. The tour tells lots of...More

5  Thank rosalee m
Most Helpful Critical Review
Reviewed July 1, 2012

If you want to escape the summer heat of Madrid and ride on the air conditioned lower level (inside) of the bus, it is filled with the sound of the diesel engine. Not only that, it has no sound absorption, making any conversation from other...More

2  Thank BaltizarGracian
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Reviewed October 9, 2018

Whenever visiting a city for the first time, we always take the HoHo bus tour, but we were very disappointed with the Madrid City Tour. It isn't a proper HoHo bus. It appeared there were too few buses which resulted in overcrowding, the headphones didn't...More

Thank lovetrav_9
Reviewed October 6, 2018 via mobile

We only had a day in Madrid & City Tour was nice way to get a broad overview. We went to both routes (route 1 historic & route 2 modern). The commentary (listen with headphones, multiple languages available) was a bit off & I would...More

Thank obdocSanJose
Reviewed August 29, 2018

This is the best possible way to visit most of the tourist place. One Day Ticket is enough for both the routs.

Thank salvins
Reviewed August 26, 2018 via mobile

This is a lot like the Hop on Hop Pff bus franchise and has a similar business model. Route 1 is good & takes you to major attractions around Madrid. Don’t bother with Route 2 unless you are a die hard football fan, also beware...More

Thank Leximillion
Reviewed May 29, 2018 via mobile

In high season, march to october, it seems there are every 6-8 minutes buses for the hip-hop city tours ( 'historico' and 'moderno') ! We took a 2 consecutive day ticket for our own ease n comfortability. But the earphone guide was somehow dissappointing, as...More

1  Thank 531marcd
Reviewed May 24, 2018 via mobile

We generally use the “Hop on hop off” buses in most cities we visit to orientate ourselves and to see the major sights we may want to visit later. Great value, especially if you are over 65, €9. Buses are very regular, about every 10...More

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Reviewed May 11, 2018 via mobile

Expect waiting times of much longer than 30min at each stop. Very bad service and absolutely no information

Thank V A
Reviewed March 5, 2018

Whenever we visit a city we always start off with a city bus tour. It gives us a lay of the city and often points out new attractions we weren't familiar with. This tour had earbuds and tour in at least 6 languages. Starts in...More

Thank Gordon M
Reviewed November 20, 2017 via mobile

Not great value, walking with mobile phone guided tour goes as fast and is of better quality, An expensive boring tour, waste of lot of money when you are with more than one

Thank Paul R
Reviewed October 24, 2017

We enjoyed hop on hop off tours in Madrid. It was a comfortable, efficient and easy way to see the main Madrid sights. We were on both the Historical and the Modern tours. If not enough time, the Historical tour is slightly better in my...More

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Expansive plazas, local and foreign crowds, street
performers, colorful lights, window shopping,
restaurant signs promising the best paella, ham, and
churros con chocolate- this is downtown Madrid, a
collection of plazas interconnected by a network of
side streets. Some of these side streets are wide
pedestrian shopping routes, and some are hidden, so
it's possible to duck in and out of the bustle as
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June 20, 2016|
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Response from William T | Reviewed this property |
Sorry for the delay; was away. The Madrid City Tours about which I strongly complained were the half-day tours to the Escorial & Toledo. I do not know about the Hop-on Hop-off or City Bus Tours, but I would be very leery... More
Helene D
May 8, 2015|
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Response from nvlinks | Reviewed this property |
Same here, I can only recommend the Red Bus tour....they were great.