Nature & majesty
We will start at our local located, at Calle Menéndez Pelayo, 9, 10metros, del. privileged Parque del Retiro First, we will visit the ruins of the Church of San Isidoro (SXIII), the Casita del Pescador, and the “Casa de Fieras”, the main building of the old Madrid zoo, which was converted into a public library 10 years ago.
We will continue to the colorful Cecilio Rodriguez Gardens, the Rose Garden and the Fallen Angel Statue, to later visit the Palacio de Velázquez (SXIX) and the Palacio de Cristal, one of the park’s most emblematic and spectacular buildings; raised in 1887 for the Flora Exhibition of the Philippine Islands.
Later the popular Pond or Lake, with the Monument to King Alfonso XII; We will leave the park crossing the French Parterre garden and we will enter the Del Prado area: starting with the Casón del Buen Retiro, the seat of the Royal Academy of the Language and the charismatic Prado Museum. We will cross the Paseo del Prado, visiting the fountains of Neptune, Apollo and Cybele to end with one of the icons of our city: the Puerta de Alcalá. Before returning to our starting point, a brief visit to the Casa Árabe, an important cultural center, built 70 years ago.
Requirements for the use of the segway:
- Minimum age: 9 years.
- Maximum authorized weight: 120 kgs.
- Use of helmet (facilitated by Madrid-segway)