MADRID CITY TOUR & 3 MAIN MADRID MUSEUMS AND ROYAL PALACE OF MADRID TOUR
A Madrid City Tour in Luxury Van and 3 Main Madrid Museums and Royal Palace of Madrid Tour is a personalized tour with a Government licensed guide.
Mr. Hernan A. Satt, licensed guide and founder of Madrid Museum Tours offers you a full day Luxury Van Panoramic Tour incl. Madrid Palace and Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen Museums.
The perfect, personalized tour for visitors to Madrid who want to make the most of their stay in the Capital of Spain. And relish an unforgettable, marvellous art experience.
Mr. Hernan A. Satt will pick you up at your hotel. He will lead you straight to the masterpieces of the Prado, Reina Rofia and Thyssen Museums. You will learn the composition techniques of the great masters of the art of painting. You will also learn about the influences of different schools of art over the years.
On the Royal Palace of Madrid Tour Mr. Satt will share important historical facts about the Spanish Habsburg Dynasty and Bourbon Kings of Spain. The wonderful Spanish Crafts produced in the Royal Factories will delight you.
The Panoramic Tour will drive you around Puerta del Sol area and through genuine Madrid neighborhoods that you would hardly find by yourself. During the Panoramic Madrid Tour, many stops for stretching legs, admire touristic spots or shoot photos are planned.
YOU WILL HAVE A BREAK FOR LUNCH ANYTIME YOU WISH.
Destination 1 : Highlights of Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen Museums
Prado Highlights. The artistic wealth in figurative art contained in the Prado Masterpieces is too vast to be seen in one day. Nevertheless, Mr. Hernan A. Satt will held an entertaining lecture about the composition techniques, colors, perspectives, customs, rituals, drama, people and characters, historical events, religious and mythological illustrations, etc. that have been incorporated into classic paintings by the most outstanding artists of the period which goes from the Renaissance to the Eighteenth century. All this will be related in a simple manner, in order you appreciate the full meaning of the greatest Flemish, Venetian and Spanish masterpieces.
Private Thyssen Museum Tour : The Museum main Building is renowned for its exemplary reconstruction executed by Spanish architect Rafael Moneo. He transformed the palace of a noble family into an impressive Pinacotheque. Mr. Hernan A. Satt private Thyssen B. Museum Tour will highlight a wide chronological range: 7 centuries. Strong points of your personalized tour will be, among others, the works of 17th and 18th century Flemish artists. Masters of the art of painting from the impressionist period as well as expressionism paintings from United States, France, and Spain. The Thyssen Museum owns the biggest private collection in German Expressionism. True masterpieces of famous German painters, members of the Dresden, Munich and Berlin German Expressionism. American Abstract art of painting is represented by contemporary works of Max Ernst, Mark Rothko, Mark Tobey, Jackson Pollock, Lucien Freud and many other remarkable XX century American Abstract artists.
Reina Sofia Museum Highlights and Guernica Private Tour : The building of Reina Sofia MNCARS was originally, back in the 18th century, the St. Charles Hospital. Designed and executed by the famous Italian architect SABATINI, who was also in charge of finishing the Royal Palace. You will find a deep pleasure to walk through the spacious galleries, perfectly suited for a museum. REINA SOFIA MNCARS organizes superb exhibits. You will climb up to the 2nd floor in the spectacular outdoor elevator provided by Ian Ritchie and Ove Arup studios. In the Rooms of the Permanent Collection you will have an enlightening educational journey through the varied and fascinating 20th century art which includes works by Picasso, Miró, Gris and Dalí. However, the undisputed star of our Reina Sofia MNCARS private tour is undoubtedly the room of Picasso’s Guernica. Mr. Hernan A. Satt will share with you different accurate interpretations on this universal masterpiece that overwhelms all spectators who are lucky enough to have it in front .
Destination 2 : The Royal Palace of Madrid Tour : Our Royal Palace is an architectonic jewel. Built by the three best architects of the 18th century. You will discover the luxurious lifestyle of the Borbonic Dynasty in Spain. Along with the wonderful creations of Spanish Crafts of the Royal Factories. At the Madrid Palace you will relish the impressive rococo mirrors and chandeliers, the impressive Royal silverware, the dazzling French cabinets adapted to the tastes of the various kings and imaginative decorations adorned with bronze-smith by different masters of the Royal Factories, magnificent rococo and neoclassical frescoes vaults and ceilings, etc.. Altogether, forming a spectacular and unique set of decorative and artistic Jewels. The Royal Palace of Madrid Tour ends at the Royal Armour which highlight the armours of the two first Kings of Spanish Habsburg Dynasty. Charles V Holy Roman Emperor and his son King Philip II who, with the help of masters Grosschaedel, Negroli and Helmschmied, turned armour design into timeless works of art.
The Panoramic Tour : Mr. Satt will take you to a nice drive through the charming Madrid City Centre. You will also admire the beautiful parks of Green Madrid. It should be noted that the Capital of Spain has the biggest public Parks extension in Europe. The relaxed drive will go through broad avenues and the Gran Via which shows surprisingly interesting buildings based on the ”Prairie School architectural style”. Mr. Satt will propose you to park the vehicle and stroll for a while in the exclusive Barrio de Salamanca; eclectic architecture, elegant shops. Back to the Van, the panoramic tour hit the streets to El Viso. This is a mid 20th century residential neighbourhood, erected by two social minded architects for ‘’blue collar’’ people to become in the 1970’s an urban zone for the wealthy ones. Last spot of this full day personalized tour will be the Chamartin district where the stadium of the most famous soccer team in the world, Real Madrid, is located. All around, top class restaurants. In fact, Chamartin district is the favourite neighbourhood of local foodies.
As you can see, our Panoramic Tour incl. Madrid Palace and Prado, Reina Sofia and Thyssen Museums is the most comprehensive of all available Madrid Tours .
|1 – 2 persons
|3 – 4 persons
|5 – 8 persons
*Prices in euros per tour, not per person (21% VAT to be added)
Less than 7 days before the Tour: 100% cancellation cost.
Length: 9 hours.
Time:From Wednesday to Sunday – in Private Car or De Luxe Coach
Pick up / Drop off: Your hotel in Madrid.
Lenguages: English, French, German, Italian, Russian, Spanish
Tickets:Price includes all tickets to Museums and Royal Palace.
Aperitif: beer/wine/soda + tapa included in the price
Driver: Your driver is licensed guide of Madrid and Art Historian
Cancellations: Before 8 days of the tour : NO penalization
- Less than 7 days before the Tour: 100% cancellation cost
Book this tour: Please fill in the contact form and we will contact you within 24 hours to confirm it.