Originally, between 1630 and 1640, the Retiro Park’s soothing effect was exclusively for the royal family to enjoy, hence it’s name: the ‘good rest park’ or ‘good retirement park’. But after the gardens were partially destroyed during the French invasion in 1808 they were remade and opened to the main public.
Running Tours through Madrid…
Put on your sneakers and you’re on your way to discover the nicest and most emblematic squares, parks and streets of Madrid. Our running guide will show you the “must-sees” and secret marvels of “his” city, using any of our 8-10 kms long tours available. Jog through the past in Madrid’s historic center or escape from the busy Metropolis into the tranquil Retiro Park, Casa de Campo, Parque del Oeste or alongside Madrid’s riviera. If you wish you can also have Personalize your tour, meeting your every need (time, place, route, pace etc.). But: whichever tour you choose, you’re garanteed to discover Madrid running!
Photo’s and/or video of the run is/are always include