Madrid is the capital of Spain, and the biggest municipality of the Community of Madrid. Its population is almost 3.2 million with metropolitan area population of nearly 6.5 million. It is the 3rd-largest city in the European Union, following London and Berlin. The metropolitan area of Madrid is the 3rd-largest in EU after London and Paris. Situated in south-western Europe, Madrid spans a total of 604 km2. The capital city of Spain is the seat of government, as well as residence of the Spanish monarch.
Madrid possesses contemporary infrastructure, but it has preserved the look of many of its historic streets and neighbourhoods. Its landmarks include the Royal Theatre with its restored Opera House; the Royal Palace of Madrid; Buen Retiro Park; 19th-century National Library building containing some of the historical archives of Spain; the Golden Triangle of Art, situated along Paseo del Prado and comprising 3 art museums: Prado Museum, Reina Sofía Museum, and Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum, completing the shortcomings of the other 2 museums. Cibeles Palace and Fountain is the monument symbol of the city.
Madrid tours, shore excursions, hotels
City Tours and Shore Excursions
Casa de Campo is the city's largest park (located west of downtown Madrid).
The Madrid cruise port map is interactive. It shows the port's exact location, along with the real-time cruise ship traffic (if any) in its vicinity - today, and right now. By zooming-out you can see other cruise ship ports located near Madrid, Spain.
If you lose the Madrid location on the map, simply reload the page (also with F5 button). This feature is integrated with the CruiseMapper's cruise ship tracker tracking the vessels' current positions at sea and in ports.