Casa de Campo Park
Madrid • Spain

From: Madrid Travel Guide

See also: Buen Retiro ParkRoyal Palace

Casa de Campo Park
This vast parkland was once a Royal Hunting Ground and is the perfect place to relax and unwind with several areas of interest from the large lake to the east of the park to the amusement park and zoo that are also contained within the parks vast 6.6 square miles.

Within the park is the Zoo Aquarium de Madrid which houses an impressive selection of animals with facilities including a large aquarium, dolphinarium and aviary. Amongst the animals are pandas, koalas, brown bears, dolphins and primates with regular shows often taking place daily.

The Parque de Atracciones de Madrid offers many leading attractions that cover a wide range of age groups and adrenalin rushes such as roller coaster rides, boat rides, carousel and bumper cars to more mini adventures for younger children.

The park itself also offers a large lake and plenty of space to wander and enjoy the parkland and there are restaurants situated at several locations.

The Casa de Campo is located to the west of the Royal Palace on the outskirts of the city.

Travel Guide
The park can be reached by bus with services regularly travelling into the park or by taxi and subway.