The territory of the Community of Madrid hosts more than 70 tourist routes properly geolocated that allow tourists and visitors to discover every corner of the region. These are hiking, cultural, historical and even gastronomic routes, a thematic way to satisfy the different curiosities of the attendees.
Overall, the Community of Madrid treasures up to 1800 kilometers and 340 estimated routing hours between the different itineraries that add up to these more than 70 tourist routes. In an effort to digitize Madrid's tourist offer, all proposals have been properly geolocated and digital content has been added to accompany and explain the routes, as well as the possibility of downloading maps of the area to be consulted on different devices.
Thus, lovers of hiking in nature can choose 22 routes throughout the Community that host up to 27 different itineraries that fit the needs of the attendees. For those looking for a gastronomic immersion in the region, gastronomic tours have also been arranged that take you through different key places such as wineries and vineyards, ideal for wine tourism enthusiasts.
On the other hand, an unforgettable cultural view is promised by the literary and even cinematographic routes through the region, which discover the preferred scenarios by authors to live or be inspired, and even the real scenarios used in movies or television. Madrid, with its region, is a historic place for world literature that has inspired artists from the Middle Ages to the present day.
Those who choose to travel through history will be fascinated by the traditions, castles, monasteries and convents that the cultural routes have selected. The region is home to historical treasures as emblematic as those located in urban enclaves recognized as World Heritage Sites (Alcalá de Henares, San Lorenzo de El Escorial, Aranjuez or the capital itself, Madrid), in addition to a host of historical assets of interest scattered throughout the region.
Take one of the routes in Madrid this summer and enjoy with the good weather the varied and dedicated touristic heritage the region offers, you will come back!
More information: 70 tourist routes in the Community of Madrid
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