As Spain’s capital city, Madrid has many layers and personalities: there is the Madrid of the Austrias with its elegant buildings built in the 16th century, during the Golden Age of the Spanish Empire; there is the Madrid for football fans whether you follow Real, Atletico or Rayo Vallecano; there is the arty Madrid, home to world-class museums such as Museo del Prado, Thyssen Bornemisza and Reina Sofia…
The Best of Madrid School Trip introduces students to the different facets of the Spanish capital taking them to all the iconic landmarks in this lively city on a walking tour of the historic centre such as the vibrant Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace and El Retiro park. The class will also get a chance to admire classic masterpieces by Goya or Velazquez at one of the country’s top museums: El Museo del Prado.
For a day of fun and excitement, this school tour also includes a full day enjoying the rides and attractions at the Warner Theme Park, in the outskirts of Madrid. Students of Spanish language and culture will get to practice their language skills, as well as taste some of the classic Spanish foods we all love, an essential part of the country’s identity.
The Best of Madrid School Trip can be adapted to your specific classroom needs and curriculum requirements, for instance, it can be easily combined with day trips to some of the stunning medieval cities of central Spain such as Toledo, Ávila and Segovia, all within easy reach of the Spanish capital. For teachers organising a sports-focused tour of Madrid, stadium visits and sports activities can also be arranged by our expert team.
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