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Paseo del Prado

Paseo del Prado, Madrid, Spain (Centro)
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Ranked #19 of 439 attractions in Madrid
Type: Landmarks/ Points of Interest
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Montreal, Canada
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 24, 2014 NEW

You will pass it if you visit the Prado Museum. Very beautiful scenery. There are such beautiful sculptures and fountains.

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Espoo, Finland
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 19, 2014 NEW

It is a nice place, a lot of things to see and a lot of people visit this place. We liked the beautiful architecture and the vibe the place gives.

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Fortaleza, CE
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

This avenue is one of the roads toward Prado museum. It has lots is trees which is nice in the summer. Some souvenir stores are nearby the Prado museum.

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Sacramento, California
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 9, 2014

I walked the Paseo del Prado several times during my week stay. It's shady, interesting, beautiful and provides a safe and easy walking route to several tourist stops.

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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 8, 2014

The Paseo del Prado is a fantastically grand avenue with a park running down the centre with lots of statues and fountains. At one elf is Plaza Cibeles - which has some amazing architecture, and at the other end is Atocha Station. All down the length of it there are art galleries and museums - definitely a place to visit... More

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Chicago, Illinois
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

You can't help but take a stroll along Paseo del Prado. It's where all the major museums are. The great thing about this street is that it has a park in the middle which offers escape from the hot Madrid sun.

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Valencia
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 7, 2014

Even though the King abdicated and the Prince was crowned while we were there, we were lucky and got to enjoy the city. Huge crowds for the event, but everyone was good-natured and we needed to grab a bus as a storm hit us along this area. Nice breeze to keep us cool while walking through the city and this... More

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed July 5, 2014

Just a beautiful, tree lined street down the heart of Madrid. I wish there were some better food options in close proximity, but that is to be expected with so many museums and hotels on the street.

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Whangarei, New Zealand
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 2, 2014 via mobile

This is a wide and tree-lined street where the top art museums in Madrid are located. Central walkways, well removed from traffic offer many places to sit with alcoves, gardens, fountains and magnificent trees, offering shade and coolness on a hot day. This is a wonderful feature of Madrid and a refuge from the manic and busy traffic.

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Oldenzaal, The Netherlands
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed July 1, 2014

You can enjoy a relaxing walk in this beautiful area near the Prado Museum. This tree lined has some nice fountains and places to sit and relax.

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