Best Fun & Unusual Things to Do in Madrid

Madrid has so many endless fun-filled activities, just overwhelming. The world class Museums, the plays, football, restaurants, towns and lots more. Famous for landmarks, it is the all - time competitor of Barcelona. As the Capital City of Spain, you should know it would be of greater fun to be in this lovely city. Even with that, there are some unusual and fun-filled things that make one’s Journey to Madrid a remarkable one. Do you want to know more about Madrid? Then join us as we take you down the list of 15 Unusual and Fun-filled things to do in Madrid.

Fun Things To Do In Madrid

Unusual Things to Do in Madrid

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Food Tour in Madrid Beautiful Restaurants

Food Lovers will find Madrid a fun-filled place to be. Madrid and Food are a kind of twin inseparable, so if you want to enjoy your Food Tour in Madrid, go out with an empty stomach and we are sure by the time you return, your stomach would have been filled to the brim. Kindly go through our list of the best seven Local Restaurants in the City

  1. (1) Platea (Serrano),
  2. (2) Correl de la Moreria (La...
Madrid Tapas and Wine Tasting Tour

1. Madrid Tapas and Wine Tasting Tour

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  • A guided tour introducing a few of the best places to eat at in central Madrid.
  • A journey through the dining scene and the history of the Spanish capital city.
  • A lesson in combining tapas, a widely famous specialty of Spain, with...
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Ride the Teleferico (Cable Car)

We present to you one of the Unusual and Fun-Filled activities to do in Madrid, the Telefrico, having 60 cabins and goes for almost 2.5km with a maximum height of 40 meters (130 fts)

This is an ideal fun - filled activity for the whole family. The sight of plenty of red tiled rooftops and high-rise apartment buildings where needed locals live. As you fly over Madrid, beautiful sights of the garden Casa De Campo Park is enough to make...

30 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

2. 30 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

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  • Flytographer 30 Minute Vacation Photoshoot

    Connect with a local professional photographer in Madrid and capture your most memorable moments...
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Watch live performances at Teatros Del Canal

One of the fun-filled experiences you must have before leaving Madrid is watching live performances at The Modern complex of 35,200 meter squares dedicated to performing arts, a best place to have fun in Madrid. The award winning Architectural Building is the work of the Architect Joan Navano Baldewag and it is always available for different Spanish artistes for their life performances.

So, get a coat on, wear your wonderful shoes and...

60 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

3. 60 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

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  • Flytographer 60 Minute Vacation Photoshoot

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Mercado de San Fernando

Fun seeking market loving Boys/girls and Market Women on a visit to Madrid would not want to miss this. The San Fernando Market is one of the five markets in Madrid's Centro District, very near the Old Pious Schools (today home to the National Distance Education University).

The facade of the building is it's most Original feature and gives it a Unique character among the city's markets, fresh foods in this municipal market are sold...

90 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

4. 90 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Local Photographer in Madrid

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  • Flytographer 90 Minute Vacation Photoshoot

    Connect with a local professional photographer in Madrid and capture your most memorable moments...
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Romantic Date at El Charico Park

One of the unusual things to do in Madrid is taking your spouse on a romantic date, we provide the El Charicho Park as the best answer for that. The Duchess of Osuna, Mana Josefa de la Soledad Alonso Pimentel created it in 1784. As a protector of artists, bullfighters, and intellectuals, an authentic natural Paradise was created by the Duchess.

One place you must not miss on your date to the park is the well-known Bunker of the Jaca...

120 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Photographer in Madrid

5. 120 Minute Private Vacation Photography Session with Photographer in Madrid

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  • Flytographer 120 Minute Vacation Photoshoot

    Connect with a local professional photographer in Madrid and capture your most memorable moments...
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Worship at Templo de Debod

Are you a monument lover? Always excited when you visit a monument? Then the Temple of Debod is the right place to be in Madrid. It is an ancient Egyptian Temple that was dismantled and rebuilt in Madrid, Spain.

Although the inside of the Monument is currently closed to visitors, but you can still walk along the walkway during the Temple hours and feel the excitement of walking through the stone-built temple.

AVA I Love You Pasion Flamenca

6. AVA I Love You Pasion Flamenca

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  • A revolutionary way of living, for a few hours, the life of unbridled "the most beautiful animal in the world" in Madrid

    Enjoy the most...
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Attend a program at La Casa Encendida

Want to have some fun as you view sociocultural events? La Casa Encendida is a social and cultural centre where avent-grade art exhibitions and running courses, workshops on social matters, performing arts, film and other forms of contemporary creativity are done for local/foreign viewer's enjoyment.

Don't miss the intriguing sightseeing of it's gigantic building designed by the architect Fernando Arbos and opened in 1913. It would be...

Hot Air Balloon Ride over Segovia

7. Hot Air Balloon Ride over Segovia

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  • Segovia, a historic city north of Madrid, is a UNESCO World Heritage Site for its gorgeous architecture and rich legacy — its landmarks range from...
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Evening Relaxation at El Retiro Park

A fun-filled cool relaxation at the El Retiro Park will be the one which you will give an account of in your diary. Ranging from the Man-made Lake, the peaceful water set in front of the Massive colours and statues of the Alfonso XII monument are a sight to see at Sunset

And then to the Castita Del Pascador located next to one of the Park's lesser used entrances, it's worth a walk out this way to see this heavy little monument that...

Madrid Salsa Lovers dancing experience

8. Madrid Salsa Lovers dancing experience

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  • Great opportunity to meet with like minded travelers, share some similar interests, culture, make friends and to practice your salsa moves. We will...
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Head to the Vista Point at CentroCentro

Want to have an unusual view of Madrid? Head up straight to the Vista Point at CentroCentro. One of Madrid's note surprising and diverse cultural species is the CentroCentro housed in the grand Palacio de Communicaciones. Having cutting-edge exhibitions covering 5000sq meters over four floors as well as quiet reading rooms for scholars.

The most captivating activity at the CentroCentro apart from sight seeing the well - organized Home...

Wine Tasting Experience

9. Wine Tasting Experience

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  • Are you a wine lover but the wine tasting is too expensive Are you Curious about Spanish wine Would you like to learn about wine If you have some of...
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The Penthouse Cocktail Bar

One of the Fun-filled activities one must not miss in any visited city is a well-organized Cocktail Bar. And here we present to you THE PENTHOUSE, one of the best Cocktail Bar in Madrid.
Tapas Route Experience

10. Tapas Route Experience

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  •  Experience the authentic local cuisine is what everybody that visits Spain want to do.

    But we know that sometimes it can be hard if you...
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Cheer at Wanda Metropolitan

One of the fun-filled parts of this beautiful City is the Home Stadium of Athletico De Madrid; football lovers would always have the memory in their brain box as they witness a match in the Stadium. The 68,000 seats located in Rosa's neighborhood in the San Blas - Canillejas district provides the most exciting and intriguing view of well arranged seats.

One's visit to the Stadium would make a visit to Madrid glorious because 90mins of...

Sweet Treats and Madrileños Traditions

11. Sweet Treats and Madrileños Traditions

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  • This is a food lover tour, a delightful experience created to taste the sweetest part of Madrid. Traditional pastries, churros with chocolate,...
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See a play at the Teatros de la Abedia

Want to have the greatest fun of seeing an exhibition with shows with artistic and human inclinations by organizing workshops and meetings? Just head straight to Teatros de la Abedia as it is the best place to view those unforgettable experiences that will fill your heart and memory, because the intriguing moments won't leave you for a lifetime.

The theatre maintains a privileged relationship with Spanish Artists/Artistes so that means...

Vegan Tapas Food Tour in Madrid: small group!

12. Vegan Tapas Food Tour in Madrid: small group!

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  • This is a life-changing experience!
    A semi-private tour with a very small group of conscious travelers will make you feel the real...
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Visit Historical Places in Madrid

Another Unusual activity to do in Madrid is to visit some historical places, some of which you have read in books or have heard from the elderly ones. So a tour to Madrid would not be complete if you fail to visit those historical places. We will help you provide a list of those famous historical places in Madrid.

  1. 1. World's Oldest Restaurant, El Sobino de Botin,
  2. 2. The Civil War Bunker in Parque...
Panoramic Madrid Sightseeing Tour

13. Panoramic Madrid Sightseeing Tour

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  • Join us in this panoramic tour through the beautiful city of Madrid. See some of the most important sights in the city such as Puerta de Alcalá,...
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Row a Boat in Parque Buen Retiro

This is quite unusual but it is a fun-filled event at the park, singing (row row row your boat.....). You will be opportuned to sing this song because Parque Buen Retiro provides you with a large lake and a guided row.

Retiro Park is a green Oasis in the heart of the city, apart from the large lake, interesting monuments/gardens including the Jardin de Vivaces and others are situated there. Taking some pictures also under the Mexican...

Private Wine and Tapas Tour: A Gourmet Journey in Madrid

14. Private Wine and Tapas Tour: A Gourmet Journey in Madrid

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  • Savor the best of Madrid on a private gourmet tour of Lavapies, one of the city’s oldest districts. Stroll through the evening-lit streets and...
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Walk along the Gran Via

Another fun-filled activity not to miss in Madrid is walking along Gran Via, the main street of the Spanish capital. Apparently, there are a lot of things to do at night. The main street is full of loud bars, traditional restaurants, fancy hotels and many other tourist attractions. Walking alone along the street, with your earpiece stucked in your ears is just enough to make a perfect evening for you.

And obviously, Madrid is full of...

Private Balloon Ride for 2 in Segovia or Toledo with Optional Transportation from Madrid

15. Private Balloon Ride for 2 in Segovia or Toledo with Optional Transportation from Madrid

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  • A Balloon Ride in Segovia is a unique and different flying experience: floating in the wind, seeing fascinating landscapes and feeling unforgettable...
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Conclusion

Madrid serves as the ultimate competitor to Barcelona but to be candid, both make a perfect Spain. So going to both will not make you forget your visit to the country in a Lifetime.

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