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Plaza de Cibeles, Madrid

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Admire 18th-century architecture at one of the city’s most influential landmarks, . The white marble fountain depicts the Greek goddess of fertility on a chariot pulled by two lions and serves as an iconic symbol of the city. Take a walk around the fountain’s square to marvel at the impressive surrounding buildings including the Cybele Palace, now the site of the city hall, the Bank of Spain, and the Buenavista Palace. Head to the top floor of the Cybele Palace for a meal with views of the skyline and square below. Make Plaza de Cibeles a centerpiece of your Madrid vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Madrid trip generator.
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  • The Cibeles is really the image of the city. Everyone knows where, and is a reference to move through the area between streets and others. Which of course have to see... is a goddess!
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  • Visit Madrid and the chance to turn to the Cibeles is like not having never left Madrid. To its around a large part of the heart of the city is concentrated and that's where you celebrate victories by Real Madrid.
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  • another historical place that is can not miss, very easy to reach with public transport or walking.
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  • One of the main attractions in Madrid, inside the Plaza there is city hall, restaurants and some shops. When you go to the top, you get a good view of the Madrid Skyline.
  • It's actually really great place when they're offering select film viewings
  • An iconic location from Madrid. Stunning views from one of the most beautiful areas of the city
  • Nothing special just a busy square. Convenient for the airport bus.
  • Iconic Monument to Real Madrid Futbol club. When The Spain team wins a trophy, They go to that place.