Posted on 27/05/2020
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Madrid Hiking: Madrid National Park Half-day Hiking Tour

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Additional activities/services offered

  • +€38.00
  • +€176.00
  • +€314.00
  • +€452.00

Overview

Enjoy a half-day Madrid hiking tour at Guadarrama National Park and discover the spectacular beauty of pine trees-covered mountain slopes and gorges. During your Madrid hiking explore the typical Mediterranean fauna and flora and learn from your guide on how to spot and distinguish different species.

◾ Explore the famous Guadarrama National Park near Madrid
◾ Admire impressive rock formations, high summits, mountain wildlife, and flora
◾ Benefit from your knowledgeable guide and discover the secrets of Guadarrama

About this experience

DURATION: 4-5 hours (1-hour actual hiking)
STARTING TIME: 8.30 am
MEETING POINT: Your hotel/home or other location arranged after booking
LANGUAGES: English, Spanish
OPEN SEASONS: All year round
WHO CAN COME: Madrid hiking is suitable for everyone. You will be hiking for about an hour

Description - What to expect

Guadarrama mountains, just one hour drive from Madrid city center, were declared National Park in 2013, becoming the 2nd most visited park in Spain. Today these mountains are a must-visit destination for hikers and outdoor sports lovers. Meet your guide at your hotel or other designated point and head on to the Guadarrama mountains for your Madrid hiking adventure.

Once at the starting point get your hiking equipment from your guide and listen to a brief description of your Madrid hiking tour and some basic safety instructions. During your hike enjoy some unique views and admire the lush pine tree forests, clear water creeks and alpine meadows, massive granite rock formations, glacier source lagoons and impressive mountain landscapes.

Depending on the season you can observe and explore the rich mountain flora and learn from your knowledgeable guide about the wildlife species residing in the mountain. Take time before your Madrid hiking comes to a finale to capture with your camera some unique moments of the amazing mountain sceneries.

What's included, what's not

✔ Pick up/drop-off service
✔ English speaking certified mountain guide
✔ Hiking sticks
✔ Navigation equipment and First-Aid kit
✔ Accident and Civil Liability Insurance
✖ Food and drinks

Bring with you

◾ Please bring with you your backpack, appropriate hiking shoes, a waterproof jacket for the rainy days, sunscreen, a hat and sunglasses
◾ Have with you your passport or ID
◾ Carry with you some water and snacks

Cutoff time before activity

  • 12 hours

Frequently Asked Questions

◾ What´s the difficulty of Madrid hiking?
Your guides will customize the distance and difficulty of the hike according to your preferences, experience, and age

Reviews

Great day in Sierra de Guadarrama National Park
We ordered one-day hiking in the mountains. Gabriel came to our hotel in the morning and drove us one hour outside Madrid. We got good information in advance, and everything was well organized. It was our best memory of Madrid. Highly recommended!
Erik (Norway). Ole Outdoor – Dreampeaks – Tripadvisor