Everyone knows that the capital leaves no one indifferent when it comes to its wide range of leisure activities. A city that caters for all tastes and offers the opportunity to do that activity that has been on your mind for a long time.
Like you, we prefer to escape from conventional plans and we are always looking for that touch of adrenaline and adventure that we like so much. That’s why today we wanted to bring you what we consider to be the five best adventure activities near Madrid:
Guided hiking or Nordic Walking route in the Sierra de Guadarrama
Despite being a modern and cosmopolitan city, the richness of Madrid and its surroundings allow you to enjoy outdoor activities in the mountains such as hiking.
The Sierra de Guadarrama National Park is an exceptional natural environment just a stone’s throw from Madrid. It is a green oasis in which to connect with nature and the beauty of the landscape, exchanging the hustle and bustle of the city for tranquillity.
On this guided route, you can enjoy a personalised hiking adventure in the heart of the Spanish countryside. Suitable for families with children as well as for adults who prefer Nordic walking in search of excitement. During the 3 hours you have ahead of you, don’t stop admiring the landscape and enjoying the fresh mountain air to the maximum, we are sure you will want to repeat.
Private guided mountain bike route in the Sierra de Guadarrama
You will enjoy a completely personalised experience, in which the instructor will adapt to your level during the activity.
You will be able to explore the Sierra de Guadarrama through its imposing mountains, deep valleys and diverse flora and fauna. In addition, you will have the opportunity to observe the great palette of colours offered by the Pinilla Reservoir, a real visual spectacle for any nature lover.
Don’t think twice, and take up this perfect activity if you are looking to get away from the stress of everyday life and want to reconnect with yourself. During the three-hour experience, walk along the trails and admire the panoramic views of the mountain range, something you will never forget.
Paramotor or paratrike flight over the river Henares
What could be more exciting than the chance to feel the wind like never before? For 40 minutes, you will have the chance to fly over the incredible surroundings of the Henares River, one of the most emblematic places in Spain.
With this adventure, you are in charge of choosing whether you prefer to do the activity by paramotor or paratrike, while our certified flight instructor takes you up to more than 1,000 metres above sea level. For the duration of the experience, you will be able to observe the beauty of the river and its surroundings from a unique perspective.
As an additive, the experience has video recording, so that, at the end, you will not only take with you the adrenaline you experienced, but you will also be able to remember the trip whenever you want. An experience to remember forever.
Helicopter flight over Madrid or Segovia
One of the most memorable experiences you will find in Madrid. You will be able to fly over the Spanish capital and its surroundings in this helicopter, with the opportunity to see emblematic cities such as Segovia from above.
Helicopters have an exceptional level of safety and are able to cover long distances in record time, so you just worry about having a great time, we’ll take care of the rest.
Undoubtedly an activity designed for outdoor lovers in which you choose the time you spend in the air. You can choose between 15 min, 30 min or 1 hour. Although we are sure that when you finish you will want more.
Canyoning in Somosierra, Hoces del Duratón Natural Park
Located in the Hoces del Duratón Natural Park, this canyoning activity will provide you with all the adrenaline and adventure you were looking for. On the descent, you will find jumps and slides full of excitement, the perfect scenario to share with family or friends.
Although it may seem otherwise, the medium level of difficulty guarantees the enjoyment of all who can participate, and, thanks to our ratio of minimum 3 participants and maximum 6, the personalised experience is assured.
Take the plunge into this experience in the heart of the Hoces del Duratón Natural Park and enjoy the adventure and beauty of this magical place.