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Attractions to Enjoy in Madrid, Spain

Madrid possesses a wealth of cultural attractions, with many museums, art galleries and palaces. This guide gives you some information about the city so that you can fly to Madrid in the luxury holidays of your private jet aircraft.

With architecture from as old as the 10th and 11th century, Madrid is characterised by intense cultural and artistic activity. Madrid is also a great place to see the traditional Spanish arts with the largest bullring in Spain at Las Ventas and a flamenco scene on a par with the traditional flamenco cities of the south. Moreover, with hundreds of theatre shows, opera etc., Madrid is an ideal option for a weekend break.

Attractions to enjoy in Madrid:

Prado Museum – The Prado is one of the world’s most famous art museums. It contains masterpieces from the 12th to the 19th century making it one of the most visited Madrid tourist attractions.

Reina Sofia Art Museum – The Reina Sofia art museum is a part of Madrid’s ‘Golden Triangle’ of famous museums. You can find extremely important collections of 20th and 21st century art. Picasso’s would famous Guernica is included in this museum. Moreover, it also houses the works of Miro and Dalí.

Retiro Park – Plaza de Independencia – It is one of the most popular spots among tourists. Retiro Park is a wonderful oasis of calm to the East of
the centre of Madrid. The park was once a palace garden. This park also contains a boating lake with many majestic fountains.

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