Madrid, an astounding city because of its monumentality and urbanism developed over many centuries, has a varied architecture. Along with historical buildings there are also contemporary ones such as the skyscrapers in the AZCA area, near Paseo de la Castellana.
This variety in architecture places Madrid at the top of the cities of interest for tourists or professionals who are interested in architectural ensembles.
It is a cosmopolitan city, a business center, headquarters of the Public Administration, the State Government and the Spanish Parliament.
Madrid, a multiethnic city with over 3 million inhabitants, is characterized by an intense cultural and artistic activity and also a very active nightlife. In this 3 day tour you will be able to explore some of the most famous spots and buildings of the Madrid urbanism and architecture. Come along with Artchitectours and enjoy these visits with a professional guide architect.
– Preparation of the itinerary
– Guided tours with an architect
– 1 night in hotel with breakfast
– 2 meals
– Private bus according to program
– Entrance ticket
– Flight management
– Combine with other programs
In the morning we will visit “the museum hub“. After a lunch break (included), we will visit the Matadero Madrid, center for contemporary creation from the City Hall.
We will visit works of social housing in the periphery. Departure in private bus to Carabanchel.
Picnic (included) in Madrid Río, near our next visit: Caja Mágica building by Perrault.
In the afternoon, we will depart to Villaverde. We will also visit the following social housing projects: PAU Vallecas, Ecobulevar Vallecas and San Chinarro.
Visit to the skyscrapers of Madrid: Torres Business Area. In Plaza Castilla we will see Europe’s door and KIO Towers by Phillip Johnson and John Burgee. In the afternoon we will visit Santiago Bernabeu Stadium and Picasso Tower.