Christmas in Madrid is a spectacle filled with light, color, and magic. From traditional activities to contemporary experiences, the Spanish capital offers a wide array of options for all tastes and ages. Discover what to do in Madrid during this festive season!
Here are five plans that will immerse you in the festive essence of Madrid.
1. Experience “La Navideña,” the Best Ice Skating Rink in Madrid ⛸️❄️⛸️❄️
This plan is perfect for a day out with family. “La Navideña” not only boasts a 450-square-meter ice skating rink in the heart of Madrid but also offers the chance to indulge in its gastronomic area, a cozy gourmet restaurant, and its famous Christmas market alongside your loved ones.
This captivating ice rink in Madrid ❄️ is a warm and inviting space where excitement and fun intertwine. Whether you go with your kids, partner, or friends, fun and smiles are guaranteed.
2. WAH: The Ultimate Musical and Gastronomic Show for Christmas in Madrid
Looking for a different option this holiday season? Experience a show Vegas-style and get ready to heat up this chilly winter!
“WAH” is a unique spectacle that combines live music with an innovative gastronomic proposal promising:
- Tasting the finest cuisine from the 5 continents 🍜
- Sampling the city’s most famous cocktails 🍹
- Grooving to tunes that defined our lives 🕺
- Celebrating like never before at a unique after-show party 🤪
And if you think this activity is just for adults, you’re mistaken! If you want to share this experience with the little ones 👩👩👧, “WAH” offers a “Matinee Lunch and Show” option. Unlike the nighttime option (Dinner and Show), with the morning option, “Lunch and Show,” your children enter for free.
Because life is an excuse to celebrate, and WAH is the best place to do it! 😎🎆👩🎤
3. Prado Museum: A Classic in Madrid
What can we say about the Prado Museum that hasn’t been said? 🤔 Perhaps that with Madrid City Tour, we offer an exclusive 20% discount 🙀 when purchasing your tickets online through Julià Travel. To take advantage of this promo, simply enter the code “MW20” before finalizing your purchase (right after entering your details for the reservation). Check out all the details of this experience here.
Let yourself be captivated by masterpieces from great artists like Velázquez and Goya by visiting one of Madrid’s landmarks.
Don’t miss this unique opportunity to immerse yourself in the city’s cultural and artistic richness!
4. Explore Madrid at Your Own Pace: Hop on the Tour Bus and Discover the Best Chocolatiers ☕
If you’re visiting Madrid during this time, you’re in luck! Christmas transforms the city into a dazzling stage adorned with lights and decorations, creating an unparalleled visual spectacle.
This Christmas, we suggest exploring Madrid from a different perspective with the Madrid City Tour tourist bus. The panoramic views from our Hop on Hop off bus will allow you to capture the best photos 📷 of the Christmas decorations as you visit the most famous landmarks in Madrid.
The Prado Museum, Plaza de Cibeles, the famous Temple of Debod, or Puerta del Sol are just a few of the more than 15 stops the Madrid tourist bus has to offer. Create your own itinerary at your own pace, free from the constraints of public transportation and the typical delays of this season.
Moreover, we recommend spending an afternoon visiting the ☕ chocolatiers located in the city center to taste exquisite desserts and immerse yourself in the festive atmosphere. We suggest starting with the traditional Chocolatería San Ginés, located just a step away from Plaza Mayor. You won’t regret it!
Music, markets, ice rinks—Madrid has everything to make your Christmas the best one yet!😎
5. Excursion to Toledo: Christmas Markets and Gastronomy
Toledo, with its medieval charm, becomes a must-visit destination during Christmas. Its markets brim with charm and craftsmanship, and the exquisite taste of marzipan (“mazapan” in spanish), the sweet king of Christmas, becomes an unmissable delight.
Did you know that Toledo is home to the oldest marzipan workshop in the world? The San Telesforo workshop has been making the finest marzipans since 1806. Over 200 years of tradition have resulted in the best recipe. You can’t miss trying them during your visit to Toledo!
Make the most of your free time during your tour to Toledo, visit the San Telesforo marzipan shop, and surprise your family with a sweet gift 🎁.
And apart from indulging in marzipans in Toledo, you can take advantage of the exclusive 20% online discount we have for the Tour from Madrid to Toledo by Julià Travel. Reserve online with the code “MW20” and immerse yourself in the magic of this city.
Christmas in Madrid is an opportunity to delight in unique and extraordinary experiences. With these 5 amazing plans, we’re sure that the lights, flavors, culture, and joy of Madrid will gift you an unforgettable experience.
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