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Hidden oasis Retiro 2H Madrid Segway (PRIVATE TOUR)

Madrid, Spain
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2 hours (Approx.)
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Offered in: German and 5 more
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At a Glance

2 hours (Approx.)
Mobile ticket
Offered in: German and 5 more

Description

Benefit from personalized attention and the ability to travel at your own pace on this private tour of Madrid's Retiro Park on a Segway. Meet your guide for private lessons on how to operate the two-wheeled,... More
Benefit from personalized attention and the ability to travel at your own pace on this private tour of Madrid's Retiro Park on a Segway. Meet your guide for private lessons on how to operate the two-wheeled, self-balancing personal scooter, then you'll be off in no time to explore Madrid's most important green space. Cover lots more ground than you could in a car, but enjoy being outdoors. Your guide will provide all directions and commentary customized to your interests.

Highlights

  • Segway training session included so you feel comfortable operating the scooter
  • Private tour for just you and your party means personalized attention
  • Protective helmet and raincoat provided if necessary
  • Guide provides customized commentary as you travel through Retiro

What To Expect

Summary

The journey will start after the training and safety briefing. Once everyone feels comfortable and ready, the tour will begin to El Retiro Park passing by the Plaza Mayor and admiring its traditional... More
The journey will start after the training and safety briefing. Once everyone feels comfortable and ready, the tour will begin to El Retiro Park passing by the Plaza Mayor and admiring its traditional architecture. The tour will continue through Barrio de las Letras (Literature Quarter), where some of Spain's mayor literary figures used to live, such... More
The journey will start after the training and safety briefing. Once everyone feels comfortable and ready, the tour will begin to El Retiro Park passing by the Plaza Mayor and admiring its traditional architecture. The tour will continue through Barrio de las Letras (Literature Quarter), where some of Spain's mayor literary figures used to live, such as Cervantes, the writer of Don Quixote. Through Calle Huertas and its lively terraces, you'll find Madrid's main museum and one of the best art galleries in the world, the Prado Museum. Here, you will also see the Church of Los Jerónimos, for some people the most beautiful one in Madrid, and the old palace of Retiro, whose gardens became the popular park.
The tour will continue by crossing the Gate of Philippe IV, where you'll find the first of the french gardens with its curious sculpted trees. Gliding through its wooded avenues, you'll get near the Fallen Angel Fountain, one of the world's few statues dedicated to the devil. You will also pass by a french style rose garden, a romantic crystal palace, and the Palace of Velázquez until you see the jewel in the crown of Retiro Park, the lake and the monument to the king Alfonso XII. On the way back, the first monument after Retiro Park is La Puerta de Alcalá, the most important of the remaining gates from the XVII city wall. The tour will also pass by Cibeles Palace, the old financial district, and Puerta del Sol on our way to the Royal Palace, official residence of the Spanish kings, and nearby the palace is Almudena´s cathedral the newest Spanish cathedral. and in our way back to our office you will pass through the Plaza de la Villa the oldest Madrid City hall building.

What's Included

Free Segway training session (10/ 15 minutes)
Free Helmet rental
Raincoat (in case of rain)
Free bottle of mineral water
Photo service (ask before the tour starts)
Protective helmet hair
Live guide
Local guide
Coffee and/or Tea
Hotel drop-off

Departure & Return

Departure Point

Calle de Santiago, 6, 28013 Madrid, Spain

Return Details

Returns to original departure point

Before You Book

The fine print

  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • There is no restriction on age but for safety reasons, it is not allowed to do the tour
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  • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
  • Not recommended for pregnant travelers
  • Not wheelchair accessible
  • There is no restriction on age but for safety reasons, it is not allowed to do the tour if the person's weight is under 35/ 40 kilograms or more than 117 kilograms
  • May be operated by a multi-lingual guide
  • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate

Cancellation Policy

For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.


Product code: 16827P13