The beautiful and historic city of Madrid, located 646 meters above sea level in the center of the Castillian plain of Spain in the Iberian Peninsula, offers travelers a unique modern infrastructure with a historic feel and a wide variety of landmarks and sites known as some of the world's best tourist attractions.
Some of the most notable landmarks include the Royal Palace of Madrid, home to the Spanish Royal Family, Villahermosa Palace, Buen Retiro Park (circa 1631), the National Library Building (circa 1712), Teatro Real Theatre and Opera House (circa 1850), in addition to celebrated museums like the Prado Museum, Museo Nacional Centro de Arte Reina Sofia, Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, and the National Archaeological Museum of Spain.
Why not book an exciting visit to Madrid and make the most of your trip by taking a guided tour and enjoy the colorful history and major attractions of this beautiful city. A combination of a sightseeing tour of the "must sees" of Madrid and an exciting visit either to the Real Madrid stadium or to the Vincente Calderon stadium.
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- Return Aer Lingus flights including taxes to Madrid from Dublin.
- One local coach for return transfer from the airport to the city centre and city tour.
- Four nights bed and breakfast ONLY in standard youth hostel or three star hotel.
- Tour of Madrid city with the services of an english speaking guide.
- Entrance ticket for Warner Bros park including meal ticket.
- Entrance ticket for the Monastery Escorial.
- Entrance ticket for the Valley of the Fallen.
- Entrance fee per person, for either Vicente Calderón Stadium OR the Bernabéu stadium.
- Teacher's lunch allowance, per day.
- One teacher free with every ten students.
- Travel insurance.
- Extra entrance to the Real Madrid Stadium museum.
El Escorial is a Basilica, a Palace and a Royal Pantheon (a sixteensided poligon covered with dark marble), a monastery and a famous library. Declared a Human Heritage site, it is a symbol of spanish power in the XVI century and commemorates the San Quintin battle. It is also a mausoleum for Charles V. The symmetry and balance of the construction according to the humanist Renaissance style made it considered the eighth wonder of the world for a long period of time. The visit includes the Hapsburgs Palace, Kings and Princes Mausoleum, Chapter Houses and the Basilica.
Warner Bros Theme Park
The Warner Bros Park is a theme park located south of Madrid and is one of the most visited theme parks in Europe.
The park is located in the town of San Martín de la Vega, and is divided into five themed areas. Access is along Hollywood Boulevard, the Mecca of film, and the home of stars and shops. Besides revealing the secrets behind the best special effects in film, the Movie World Studios area alsoWarn offers incredible live shows, such as Lethal Weapon or Police Academy, with shoot-outs, chases and explosions. Action is guaranteed in the Superheroes World area, thanks to its impressive "The Vengeance of the Enigma" tower, and the huge loop-the-loops of "Superman/The Attraction of Steel". Young children can see their favourite cartoon characters at Cartoon Village: Donald Duck, Tweety Pie, Bugs Bunny..., while the Old West Territory area takes you back to the Wild West, with huge, wooden roller coasters and wild, dangerous waterfalls.
Dublin airport: check in for Aer Lingus flight.
Depart Dublin airport.
Arrive Madrid airport - meet and greet upon arrival with english speaking assistance.
Transfer to city centre and check in to accommodation.
Transfer to the Vicente Calderón Stadium (Club Atlético de Madrid) and stadium tour OR the Bernabéu stadium (the Bernabeu Stadium home of Real Madrid) and stadium tour - soccer match: Atlético vs Getafe.
Return to hotel.
Enjoy free time for leisure.
Morning: enjoy free time for leisure.
Afternoon: Optional tour to El Escorial / Valley of the Fallen with the assistance of an english speaking local guide. Duration: max. five hours.
Evening: dinner at the Hard Rock cafe in the city (optional) - enjoy free time for leisure.
Transfer to Warner Bros Theme Park - full day including lunch.
Return to hotel.
Morning departure from the hotel.
Short city tour.
Check in for return Aer Lingus flight to Dublin.
Depart Madrid airport.
Arrive Dublin airport.