Meet your guide and group in front of the Cervantes Monument in Plaza de España. Get familiar with your 2-wheeled, self-balancing scooter with a couple of practice laps and instructions from your guide.
Once you feel comfortable, set off down Bailén Street toward Plaza de Oriente to see the equestrian statue of Philip IV and learn about the statues of the other Gothic kings. See the exterior of the Royal Palace, Alumdena Cathedral and pause for photos at the Plaza de Armas.
Glide through the historic Los Austrias neighborhood to Plaza de la Villa, at the center of the medieval city. Travel down the neighborhood's narrow streets to reach the San Miguel Market, then continue to Plaza Mayor and the Bakery House.
In the Literary Quarter, learn about the city's rich cultural history and glide by the famous Prado Museum. See the Puerta del Sol and San Gines, an historic church, as well as the Royal Theatre, before ending up back at your departure point.
Continue to Retiro, the city's urban park, where you'll travel down the network of paths to the Crystal Palace, Retiro Lake and the Alfonso XII monument.
Your 2-hour Segway Tour starts at the Cervantes monument at Plaza de España, dedicated to the most famous literary figure of the 17th century in Spain. Starting the glide on Bailén street, first your guide will take you to Plaza de Oriente, where you will learn about the statues of the Gothic kings and the famous equestrian statue of Philip IV. Nearby, you will be able to admire the facade of the Royal Palace, the largest in Western Europe, and take photos at the “Plaza de Armas” facing the Almudena Cathedral.
Just a moment later, you will glide through the historical neighborhood of Los Austrias to reach the heart of the medieval city - Plaza de la Villa. Narrow streets and alleys lead to the Mercado de San Miguel, one of Madrid’s oldest and most beautiful markets, from where you will continue to the Plaza Mayor to see the centenary Bakery House. Afterwards, you will enter the Literary Quarter, birthplace of the most important artists from the Spanish Golden Age, before seeing the world-renowned Prado Museum. The tour’s final part leads you to the Puerta del Sol and San Gines - one of Madrid's oldest churches - and the Royal Theatre, before ending at Plaza de España.
After seeing all the sights taken in on the 2-hour route, continue with your guide to the Retiro Park and be amazed by the beautiful gardens full of stunning monuments and fountains. Weave along the park’s pathways, enjoying the tranquil surrounds, and pose for a photo by the Crystal Palace. Watch the imposing Alfonso XII monument, facing the majestic-looking Retiro lake. Having enjoyed a full extra hour on your Segway, return to the start point where your tour finishes.