Paseo de la Castellana Vacations
Paseo de la Castellana is a great place to base yourself while you are exploring Madrid as some of the city’s star attractions are close. The Plaza de Castilla and the Gate of Europe are two of the popular sights here, adored by locals and visitors alike. If time permits, be sure to also visit Parque Norte and British Embassy.
Visitors travel from all over the world to experience Prado Museum, one of the most popular sites in the country. It is only less than 1 mile (1.6 kilometers) from the city center.
You’ll find some interesting museums, exhibits and venues in and around Paseo de la Castellana. There are plenty of excellent places to take the family for a morning including the Museum of Natural Sciences, the Fundacion Lazaro Galdiano and the Lazaro Galdiano Museum. To catch home-grown and touring acts, head to the Teatros del Canal and the National Auditorium of Music, one of the region’s most popular concert venues. The area is a great destination for art lovers. Make sure you see the Museum of Public Art.
There are a number of picturesque outdoor attractions here as well so don’t miss the chance to get outdoors. Escape the rat race for a while and enjoy the sounds of children playing in tranquil places such as the Parque de la Dehesa de la Villa and the Parque de Berlin.
If you have a passion for golf, head to the Green Canal Golf. It’s a great way to get out and enjoy the outdoors.
If you enjoy souvenir and fashion shopping, shop til you drop amid the various stores of ABC Serrano.
Finding somewhere comfortable to rest your head close to the Paseo de la Castellana area couldn’t be easier. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks check out the amenities at the Eurostars Madrid Tower, the Gran Melia Fenix, and the popular Hotel Silken Puerta America.