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Madrid, told through five centuries of architecture, the city that begins when Philip II became the capital of Spain and constructive space to install the Court, the State Power and the various religious orders.

We will see from the beginning, when you start with a style of herrerian, marked by the Asturias, and the changes that come with the arrival of the Bourbons and its proximity to French architects and Italian, taking her to a Baroque style and gradually transforming to a neoclassical architecture character in force until the eighteenth century. We can also appreciate the eclectic architecture of the late nineteenth and early twentieth centuries. Finish with all the transformation that has taken over the last century, walk through the historicism, the suburbs, modern architecture and how it has changed the skyline of the city.

DEEPEN YOUR TRIP

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OF ASTURIAS TO BOURBON

Madrid architecture has evolved over the last five centuries, visiting this city appreciate how trends and different styles have made their way through the streets.

We will travel around the center, knowing the buildings, their tales and stories, visit the Plaza Mayor, the Almudena Cathedral, the Royal Palace, Plaza de Callao, La Gran Via, Plaza Spain among many others, reaching areas with planning proposals and more contemporary buildings, such as Paseo de la Castellana, AZCA, Plaza de Castilla, Torres KIO, ending in the Four Towers Torres Business area.

It will be a journey through the architecture that will transport you to other times.

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MADRID TWENTIETH CENTURY

We started with the Gran Via, one of the most important avenues of the capital, along which beautiful buildings full of stories, anecdotes and curiosities rise. Appreciate a significant sample of spaces and buildings constructed between 1910 and 1932. Among the most emblematic buildings see the Telefonica, the Capitol example of Rationalist Architecture and the start of Madrid in a modern city.

This time also we can visit the AZCA complex, real revolution when considering a small modern city and is now the financial center and home to some of the most modern skyscrapers, such as the Picasso Tower. We can also see two of the most exclusive neighborhoods in Madrid as are the VISO and the Colony Park Residence, designed under the principles of the Modern Movement and examples of Rationalist architecture of the time.

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ART AND MUSEUMS

Madrid has several of the most important museums in Europe, they will appreciate both the amazing architecture of its buildings as the extensive collection of Universal Art.

The Prado Museum and the extension of Rafael Moneo 2008, Reina Sofia Museum with the expansion in 2005 of Jean Nouvel, the Thyssen-Bormemisza Museum and Caixa Forum Building.

We may also see other spaces to disseminate various artistic expressions, such as the Vertical Garden, Casa Do Brasil, The ABC Museum among others.

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PARKS AND GARDENS

If in addition to the architecture also enjoy the landscaping, you will find some of the most emblematic parks and gardens, can visit them, know their stories and enjoy the scenery from our experts.

Among them we can mention the famous Retiro Park, the House, the Botanical Gardens, Debod Temple Gardens.

Rio Madrid also have the green artery of the projected traffic on free spaces parallel to Manzanares city, it is the most awarded urban project of the city.

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MADRID CONTEMPORÁNEA

Since the beginning of the century until recent years the architecture in Madrid has had a major change in its urban profile, with the construction of the Four Towers Business Area, visit the common areas known as La Alfombra know the particular characteristics of each tower and anecdotes and stories that accompany them.

Another construction that cannot miss is the Adolfo Suarez Airport T4 of Architects Antonio Lameda and Richard Rogero.

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P.A.U. MADRID

We visit some of the Urban Action Plans. P.A.U. which they have been developed in the city of Madrid, and analyze some of the controversial buildings were erected. Among the most prominent neighborhoods we are:

Carabanchel in 2000 which seeks to realize a number of solutions in the design of social housing.

The Barrio of Sanchinarro, born at the beginning of the century with innovative proposals for public housing based on criteria of quality, beauty and sustainability.

We can do other tours visiting various and innovative architectural proposals for social housing XXI century, built around the Bioclimatic Boulevard Widening of Vallecas.

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CULINARY ARCHITECTURE

As expected, in a city like Madrid you can find restaurants or bars in buildings with unique architectural features. That is why we invite you to enjoy lunch, dinner or just some tapas, beer or wine in these places where architecture and sights of the city are the perfect setting for a unique experience.

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ICONS OF THE CITY

Madrid has a lot to offer, icons or landmarks that are very interesting from the point of view artistic or architectural and are a must when visiting the city. Between them we have:

The Bear and the Strawberry Tree, Kilometer 0, La Puerta de Alcala, Plaza Cibeles, Neptuno, Moncloa, Paseo de Recoletos, The Fallen Angel and more.

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AROUND MADRID

Around Madrid offer a variety of options of great interest. They will have organized day trips, guided by our experts, where they can learn about the architecture and landscapes of cities like Toledo, El Escorial, Avila, Segovia, Cuenca and others.

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ACTIVITIES

You will find a high range of different activities to do in the city of Madrid that are linked to architecture, and so in a different way the group can create links and have fun while getting to know the city. They may hold workshops, gymkanas, dramatized and more visits.

Among the different activities we have designed, for example, they include some as Mystery in the Madrid de los Austrias (Gymkhana)

ITINERARIES

Madrid 4 days

Day 1 / Welcome and City Tour

  • Transfer Airport – Hotel
  • Madrid de los Asturias, Puerta del Sol, calle Arenal
  • Gran Vía, Chocolatería San Ginés, Plaza Mayor, Arco de Cuchilleros
  • Plaza de Cibeles, Reina Sofia Museum, Caixa Forum, Museo Thyssen Bornemisza,
  • Prado Museum

Day 2 / Periphery of Madrid

  • Peripherals Barrios de Madrid, Buildings Social Housing
  • PAU of Carabanchel
  • Villaverde Vallecas, San Chinarro, Buildings Mirador, Venetian blind
  • Royal Palace, Catedral de Almudena.

Day 3 / Middle Ages in Toledo

  • Travel to Toledo (city tour)

Day 4 / Madrid XXI Century and Farewell

  • Torre Espacio, Crystal Tower, Torre PwC
  • Torre Caja Madrid, the Puerta de Europa and Torres Kio
  • Bernabeu Stadium, Torre Picasso, Edificio BBVA
  • Transfer Airport
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Madrid 9 days

Day 1 / Welcome and walk through the center

  • Transfer Airport – Hotel
  • Temple of Debod, Spain Square, Royal Palace, Royal Theatre
  • Plaza del Callao, Puerta del Sol, Calle Arenal
  • The chocolatier San Gines, La Plaza Mayor, Arch Cuchilleros

Day 2 / Madrid XXI Century

  • Torre Espacio, Crystal Tower, Torre PwC
  • Torre Caja Madrid, the Puerta de Europa and Torres Kio
  • Bernabeu Stadium, Torre Picasso, Edificio BBVA
  • Magic Box, Bridge shell, El Matadero

Day 3 / Ruta del Arte

  • Metropolis Building, Circle of Fine Arts
  • Plaza de Cibeles, Museo Thyssen Bornemisza
  • Museo del Prado, Reina Sofia Museum
  • Royal Botanic Gardens
  • Atocha station

Day 4 / Middle Ages in Toledo

  • Travel to Toledo (city tour)

Day 5 / Periphery of Madrid

  • Peripherals Barrios de Madrid, Buildings Social Housing
  • PAU of Carabanchel
  • Villaverde Vallecas, San Chinarro, Buildings Mirador, Venetian blind

Day 6 / Ávila Walled City

  • Travel to Ávila (city tour)

Day 7 / Parks in Madrid

  • Parque Retiro, Puerta de Alcalá
  • Madrid River Park

Day 8 / architecture Románica

  • Trip to Segovia (city tour)

Day 9 / Farewell

  • Transfer Airport
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CUSTOMIZE YOUR ITINERARY

If part of a group and want a trip to suit your needs and time available to them, do not hesitate to request a personalized itinerary, where you can choose among the topics mentioned on this page, and add an event or approach specific. We are at the disposal to create the experience they imagine.

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Transport in town (where indicated)

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Night activities

Visa arrangements (if needed)

Anything not specifically indicated

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All itinerary can be adjusted to customer needs and can include or exclude the desired services.

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