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Madrid

Europe
25+

Rank in Spain

2

Rank in Europe

160+

World Rank

Currency
Euro(EUR)
Weather
Mostly sunny 31℃
Time
15:02 PM (GMT +02:00)
Electric Socket
Type F ( 220 V 50 Hz)... Read more


About Madrid

The capital of Spain, Madrid has all that it takes to enchant anyone and sweep them off their feet. With the splendour and opulence of age-old magnificent palaces, the city elevates you to live in the royal experience. Exquisite boulevards, artistic gardens, and crisp, well-groomed plantations can cast a spell on anybody to fall in love all over again. The romance and mystique get an adrenaline rush with the never-ending football madness. Every corner of the city is eloquent and proud of its football passion. Soulful art galleries and majestic churches jeweled with intricate artwork have been preserved for generations. The city, with its allure and charisma, will keep you nostalgically captivated and smiling in content for days to follow.

 

Continent Country
Europe Spain
Airport Name / IATA Code
Madrid-Barajas Adolfo Suárez Airport MAD
Alternate Airport Name / IATA Code
Cuatro Vientos Airport ECV


Madrid
  • Time To Visit

Best time to visit
September, October, November (fall) or March, April and May (spring) - The temperatures dip during this time making long walks in the city comfortable. You can experience the Autumn Festival in Madrid during this time.
Moderate time to visit
December, January, and February - Winters are harsh but the prices of hotels are considerably low. If you love cold weather, this is an ideal time to visit.
Worst time to visit
June, July and August (summers) - Some days are unbearably hot where temperatures can reach up to 39 °C. Touring the city can be tiring and uncomfortable. If you are used to hot climates and don't mind sweating it out, this is not a bad time to visit.
Weather
Month January February March April May June July August September October November December
Minimum temprature (℃) 2 3 6 7 10 15 18 18 14 9 5 2
Maximum temprature (℃) 10 12 16 18 23 28 32 32 26 19 14 10
Rain fall (mm) 34 35 24 46 53 25 10 10 3 31 25 20
Population
3.2 (Millions)
Official Language
Spanish
Spoken Language
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Police
112
Ambulance
112
Taxi
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Basic Items And Cost
Name Price
Water Bottle USD 1.13
Cup of Coffee USD 2.26
Milk Carton Pack USD 1.13
Rice/Kg USD 1.13
White Bread USD 1.13
Eggs (12) USD 2.26
Combo Meal USD 7.90
Fine Dining USD 45.15
Bottle of Coke or Pepsi USD 2.26
Domestic Beer USD 3.39
Imported Beer USD 3.39
Bottle of Wine USD 5.64
Cigarettes (20 Pack) USD 5.64
Taxi ( 1 km ) USD 1.13
Ticket in local transport (Single way). USD 2.26
Rent ( One Bed Room) USD 1015.95
Do's And Don'ts
Night Life
Must See
Experiences
  • Check out the stadiums of football clubs
  • Attenda Flamenco dance shows
  • Check out the tomatino festival
  • Visit El-Rastro, one of the largest flea markets
  • Feast on the local cuisine
  • Wine tasting
Shopping
Sala Moda
Av. del General Perón, 38-40, 28020 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
7.7 kms from city center
Junbo Market
Calle del Conde Duque, 44, 28015 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.1 ms
San Miguel Market
Plaza de San Miguel, s/n, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
600 meters
Slow Market
Calle de la Ruda, 8, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
0.2 Kms
Casa Postal
Calle Libertad, 37, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
2.1 kms
Zugasti Antiques
Calle de la Ribera de Curtidores, 10, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.6 kms
Adelita Market
Calle del Espíritu Santo, 23, 28004 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
4.1 kms
El Rastro
Calle de la Ribera de Curtidores, 28005 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.6 kms
El Arco Artesanía
Plaza Mayor, 9, 28012 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.3kms
Madrid souvenirs
Calle de la Montera, 19, 28013 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.3kms
ZINGS Taurine and souvenirs shop in Madrid Spain
Calle de Alcalá, 231, 28028 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
3.9 kms
Sala Moda
Av. del General Perón, 38-40, 28020 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
7.7 kms
Centro Comercial La Vaguada
Av. de Monforte de Lemos, 36, 28029 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
14 kms
Centro Comercial Príncipe Pío
Paseo de la Florida, 2, 28008 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
7.2 kms
Plenilunio
Calle Aracne, s / n, 28022 Madrid, Spain
Distance From City Center
15.2 kms
Souvenir Suggestions
  • Football merchandise
  • Ceramic dinnerware painted with brushstrokes and abstract designs.
  • Fancy hats, perfect for long walks out in the sun.
  • Saffron
  • Alpergatas (shoes)
  • Pearls
  • Olive oils
  • Fans painted in beautiful pastel colours that reflect Spanish seasons and art.
  • Porcelain, ceramic and metal miniatures.
  • Chocolate con churros for all those who crave for the traditional churros dipped in hot chocolate, Spanish style.
  • Paella, a staple rice dish in Spain.

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