An extraordinary 2.5km (1.5-mile) trip over the Casa de Campo and Parque del Oeste in a cable car. Even on rainy days, the views of the Palacio Real, Madrid Río Park, and the city skyline are amazing. There are even some interesting close-ups of the park's seedier goings-on.
|Venue name:||Teleférico de Madrid||Contact:|
Paseo del Pintor Rosales s/n (Argüelles) y Cerro Garabita, s/n (Casa de Campo)
|Opening hours:||Oct-Dec only Sat, Sun and public holidays (open daily over Christmas); rest of year open daily, Oct-Mar 11am-7.30pm; Apr and Sept noon-8pm; May-Aug noon-9pm; Nov-Jan 11am-6pm; Feb 11am-7pm|
|Transport:||Argüelles (M: L3, L6), Batán (M: L10) y Lago (M: L10)|
|Price:||one way €4, return €5.80; return ticket purchased online at least 7 days in advance €5.20; under-3s free|