Four impressive places in Madrid

Discover Madrid from its highest points and admire breathtaking panoramic views of the Spanish capital. Explore the city in a different way, and feast your eyes on four places that will surprise you with their scenic beauty. 

Terrace at the Círculo de Bellas Artes

Home to a fine arts museum, this prestigious building also has a sumptuous terrace. You can also sip a cocktail while taking in the unique panoramic views from this privileged space.

Useful information: To access this terrace, take the lift in the museum's entrance hall. Tickets can be purchased from the building reception. 

Terrace at the Círculo de Bellas Artes

Panoramic view from Cibeles Palace

From the highest tower of this symbolic and historic building in Madrid, you can enjoy a magnificent view of the whole city and also enter its majestic City Hall.

Useful information: Visits are free for children under 7, and for the general public on 2 and 15 May and 9 November. It is also essential to book your tour in advance at the ticket office next to the building's main entrance.

Palacio de Cibeles


Teleférico de Madrid

The cable car cabin offers some of the best panoramic views in Madrid. Make the most of this walk through the areas, and see the Spanish capital from a different angle. 

Useful information: If you want to take the cable car, you can buy tickets at the ticket office or on the internet so you don't have to wait. 

Teleférico de Madrid

Temple of Debod

From the Príncipe Pío mountain, on which the Egyptian temple of Debod is located, you can enjoy splendid views of the Royal Palace, the Almudena Cathedral and the majestic dome of San Francisco el Grande.


Temple of Debod

Thanks to Renfe trains, these spectacular sights of the Spanish capital are within easy reach!

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