Retiro Park Bike Tour in Madrid

Retiro Park Bike Tour in Madrid

They say you have not seen Madrid if you have not been to the Retiro Park - and now you can visit the park on the most relaxing bike tour in Madrid.

This park is a pleasant retreat that stretches along the city center, entirely surrounded by present-day city life. It offers a safe and beautiful environment to explore by bike.

A lot of hidden treasures in this historical park will be visited during your tour - a Persian hunting lodge, the house of cows, the glass palace, the only statue in the world of the devil, the monument dedicated to the victims of the "11-3" bombing, the beautiful lake...and "mucho más."

This 90-minute tour is an easy ride, ideal if you do not have a lot of time, or if you are traveling with older people and/or children.

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Tour/Activity Details


90 minutes


Available departure times between 10:00 am and 4:00 pm daily

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. This Tour Requires a Minimum of 4 Persons to Depart. This tour does not include hotel pick-up; the meeting location is at the Ibiza Metro Station (details on your E-Ticket). Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.


Important Notes

In participating in a cycling tour, you will acknowledge that you are aware of the fact that these activities have an inherent element of "risk." We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance that provides coverage to participate in this chosen activity. Your guides will take all necessary precautions to reduce the element of risk during the activity. However, due to circumstances that are impossible to foresee or control (Force Majeure) or for negligent behavior on the part of the participant(s), your guides and their agents cannot be held responsible for any accident or incident that may occur.

Spanish Authorities require that you have proper identification present at all times. A passport that is valid for at least six months is adequate.

Individual participants may be excluded from the tour by the tour organizer and its authorized tour guide due to undisciplined, dangerous, or disturbing behavior during the tour. He/she may also be excluded if traffic regulations are not abided by. In such a case, the bicycle will be seized and no reimbursement for the tour will be given.

There will be a "coffee break" during the tour.


In most cases, you will simply select the bicycle of your choice when you check in for your tour.

Comfort and security are key factors for the types of bicycles provided. All bikes are frequently revised to meet high standards.

There's a variety of bikes - from lightweight to classic, from custom to fat-tire and from modern touring to full mountain bikes with 21 gears, front suspension and different frame sizes (male and female frame types available). The bikes are in great condition and suitable for all bicycle tours.

Smaller bikes for children and so-called "fun bikes" may also be available. If these are of interest, you will be provided a telephone number on your E-Ticket to call to discuss these options and, if available, make specific arrangements for them.

Every tour starts with a quick adjustment of handlebars and saddle to your preferred position.

There is no obligation to wear a helmet on Madrid's streets. Nevertheless, it is recommended and they are available at no cost. However, you will need to call the number on your E-Ticket to reserve helmets.

Frequently Asked Questions

Is it safe to visit Madrid by bike? -- Madrid possesses around 120km of cycle lanes. Local car drivers have been getting more and more used to cyclists; still, it's best to move with caution. There are some local peculiarities – especially regarding cycling on one-way streets. Your bike guides will inform you before heading off, together with brief instruction on the bikes at the beginning of the tour – making sure you always feel safe and secure.

How many people in one group? -- All tours leave with a minimum of four persons and group size should not exceed 20 people.

Which language(s) are spoken on the tour? -- All tours are either in English or Dutch.

How much of Madrid and its sights will I see? -- This tour focuses on the beautiful and historic Retiro Park in Madrid's city center. However, going to and from the park, you will learn a bit about Madrid, its people and culture.

What happens when its rains? -- Madrid has more than 300 days of sunshine in a year, so normally there's not much worry about bad weather. In case of rain, your guides will adapt the route when necessary and/or do a break with a Café con leche or a glass of vino tinto.

What do I have to bring on a trip? -- For your own comfort, bring as little as possible on the bicycle tour. Small items can be left in the tour office while you are cycling, but the organizer cannot be held responsible for the items.

What about after the trip? -- You'll have earned a well deserved rest! But, if you are hungry, your guides will be happy to suggest restaurants.

48 Hours Minimum Advance Booking Required. This Tour Requires a Minimum of 4 Persons to Depart. This tour does not include hotel pick-up; the meeting location is at the Ibiza Metro Station (details on your E-Ticket). Rates are per person in US Dollars. Please order online or call to order or for more information.

Cancellation Policy

There are no refunds. All sales are final.

Change policy

If changes are allowed on a tour or activity, a $20.00 per reservation change fee will be applied for any change to a reservation. Please note that some tours and activities do not allow any changes. Date changes can only be made only if we can confirm availability on the new date. While we cannot guarantee any changes can be made, all change requests must be submitted a minimum of 24 hours prior to the tour departure and must be handled on an individual basis through our Reservations Center.

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