Madrid iPod/MP3 Audio Tour
This tour follows the history of Madrid from its humble beginnings as a Moorish outpost, to the height of its power in the 17th century, and to today as a vibrant world capital.
From the cobblestone streets of Medieval Madrid to the modern promenades of this renewed capital city, this tour will orient you to the major areas of Madrid as well as provide a general overview of the most magnificent sites along the way.
Sites on this tour: 1) Plaza De Oriente, 2) Palacio Real (Royal Palace), 3) Cathedral De La Almudena, 4) Calle Mayor to Plaza De Ville, 5) Plaza De Ville, 6) Plaza Mayor, 7) Plaza Mayor To Puerta Del Sol, 8) Puerta Del Sol, 9) Taurina Tapas Bar (#5 Carrera De San Jeronimo), 10) Huertas Neighborhood (Calle Principe), 11) Plaza Santa Ana, 12) Calle Prado, 13) Congresso De Los Diputados, 14) Passeo Del Prado.
Starting Point: Plaza de Oriente
Nearest Metro Stop: Opera
Estimated Walking Time: 2.5 hours