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Madrid Hop-On, Hop-Off Tour

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  • Hop on and off as much as you wish – see Madrid your way!
  • 2 routes and over 30 stops cover all the Madrid highlights
  • Frequent departures mean your valuable sightseeing time is not wasted waiting for the next bus
  • While on board informative audio commentary will mean you do not miss a thing


Special Offer: FREE WIFI on board the hop-on hop-off bus.

Madrid, the capital of Spain, combines the modern with the cultural, the artistic and the ancient - the result of centuries of captivating history. Madrid’s many prime attractions include the impressive Plaza Mayor (square), the stunning Royal Palace, the Plaza de Oriente and the ‘Paseo del Arte’, famous for its unique museums, palaces and gardens.

With the fun and flexible Madrid Hop-On, Hop-Off tour you can explore Madrid at your own pace. You can sample a wide variety of the finest Spanish and international cuisine or be enchanted by its bars and taverns. Whatever you choose to do in Madrid, you can be sure that you will be affected by the tremendous atmosphere of this great city!

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With two routes on this city tour, you can explore all the attractions at your leisure.

Your ticket is valid for 1 and 2 days from when you first board one of the buses. Buses run from 9:00am-10:00pm, depending on the season of the year, around every 8-15 minutes. Your ticket allows you unlimited use, meaning you can hop-on and hop-off as many times as you like at any of the designated spots! There is multilingual audio commentary on this tour.

The stops include:

Route nº 1 (Blue color):
Teatro Real, Palacio Real, Puerta de Toledo, San Francisco el Grande, Catedral Almudena, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Círculo Bellas Artes, Museo Thyssen, Museo Reina Sofía, Jardín Botánico, Museo del Prado, Puerta de Alcalá, Barrio de Salamanca, Plaza de Colón, Plaza de Cibeles, Gran Vía, Plaza de España, Templo de Debod.

Route nº 2 (Green color):
Paseo del Prado, Plaza de Cibeles, Plaza de Colón, Museo Esculturas, Museo de Ciencias Naturales, Nuevos Ministerios, Santiago Bernabéu, C.S.I. Científicas, Museo Lázaro Galiano, El Corte Inglés, Plaza de Toros Las Ventas, Museo Arqueológico, Puerta de Alcalá, Las Cortes.

You may choose to conclude this tour at any of the stops mentioned above as per your convenience.

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  • The best

    The best...

    Sergei Semenov
  • Excellent tour

    Excellent tour I would recommend anyone travelling to madrid to take this...

    Aleisha Bailey
  • Great way to see Madrid

    For Madrid better value than using Metro. All buses get you to the highlights. All drivers were excellent female guides outstanding some of the males need work too busy doing...

    Dennis D Bidin
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Activity Schedule

When does it run?



Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days.

Start time

Buses run at the following times:
01 Mar - 31 Oct: 9:00am - 10:00pm
01 Nov - 29 Feb: 10:00am - 6:00pm
Frequency: Depending on the season ranges between 8 and 15 minutes and every full loop takes about 80 min.
Duration: Your ticket is valid for 1 or 2 days.

Meeting point

You can board the bus from any of the stops

Ending point

You can get off at any of the stops

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  • Audio commentary in Spanish, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Russian and Japanese. You can plug into to your preferred language.
  • 1 or 2 day ticket
  • Disposable earphones
  • FREE WIFI on board the hop-on hop-off bus
  • Map of the city
  • Discount checks for different shops and restaurants


  • Hotel pick up and drop off
  • Lunch

Please note

When you get on the bus, please hand in your voucher to the hostess and receive in return your 1 or 2 day ticket.

Madrid City Council have informed us that the stop #14 in Route 2 called ALCALÁ 19, located at 19 Alcalá street in front of Casino de Madrid, will be temporarily closed, from mid January till the end of the year due to construction work. This stop will be out of order until further notice.

Voucher information: You must print and surrender a paper version of your booking voucher for this activity (showing your voucher on a smartphone is not accepted). No refund can be given for customers without a printed copy of their voucher.

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