Teleférico de Madrid

Teleférico de Madrid offers residents and tourists one of the most stunning views of the city.
What a surprise! We had traveled to Madrid several times before and didn’t know about the Teleférico de Madrid (Madrid Cable Car). This popular attraction offers a unique and breathtaking experience in the city. Get ready to see Madrid from an amazing vantage point in the sky, with panoramic views of the city’s skyline and surrounding areas.

The Teleférico stretches for about 2.5 kilometers (1.5 miles) and connects two stations: Rosales in the city center and Casa de Campo, a large park located west of Madrid. Step into the spacious cable car cabins and prepare to be amazed as you soar above the city. From this elevated perspective, you’ll have the opportunity to admire iconic landmarks such as the Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral, and the scenic Manzanares River. It’s a truly unforgettable way to experience Madrid and enjoy stunning vistas.

The journey on the Teleférico takes approximately 11 minutes one way. During this time, you can sit back, relax, and take in the scenic beauty of Madrid’s landscape as it unfolds beneath you. Upon reaching the Casa de Campo station, you’ll find yourself in a sprawling park with a range of attractions to explore. From the Madrid Zoo and Aquarium to the amusement park and various recreational areas, there’s something for everyone to enjoy.

The Teleférico operates throughout the year, although the schedule may vary depending on the season. It’s a popular attraction for both tourists and locals, especially during weekends and holidays. Whether you’re a nature lover, a photography enthusiast, or simply seeking a unique perspective of Madrid, the Teleférico offers an unforgettable experience.

So, next time you find yourself in Madrid, don’t miss the opportunity to soar above the city and take in the breathtaking views on the Teleférico de Madrid. It’s a truly remarkable way to discover the beauty of this vibrant capital.

Teleférico de Madrid (Madrid Cable Car) Details

It has been run by the EMT (Municipal Transport Company) since January 2018.
Address: Paseo Pintor Rosales, s/n28011
Telephone: (+34) 914 068 810
Web: https://teleferico.emtmadrid.es/
Hours of operation: It can depend on weather. Check the website for updates.
Price: Adults pay 4,50 € (one way) or 6,00 € (round-trip)

This is a great way to see and experience the vibrant city of Madrid!

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