To get a sense of what makes Madrid tick, pull on some comfortable shoes and explore nearby neighborhoods like Madrid, Arganzuela, and La Latina.
Travelers come from all the countries of the world to experience Prado Museum, one of the best-loved sites in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the middle on the city.
Holiday makers in Carabanchel, looking for something different, should head to the nearby museums and theaters. Wander through the exhibits and enjoy the quiet of the Reina Sofia Museum, Cerralbo Museum and the Convent de las Descalzas Reales. Book in for a lively show at the Royal Theatre, Joy Madrid and Teatro Espanol.
Looking for ways to amuse the kids? Let them run around at the various child-friendly destinations close by. Animals lovers will appreciate the incredible animal encounters at the Madrid Zoo Aquarium.
Madrid has many interesting places to see including the Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Almudena Cathedral. If you’re a history buff, the area’s past has been beautifully preserved at the Gate of Toledo. The San Isidro Church offer visitors to Madrid the opportunity to better understand the religious history of the area.
Head to El Rastro, the Mercado de San Miguel and Principe Pio to get in some retail therapy.
Finding somewhere suitable to rest your head close to the Carabanchel area couldn’t be easier. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the ME Madrid, the TRYP Madrid Ambassador Hotel, and the popular Hotel Principe Pio.