Estacion de Atocha, Madrid

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Step inside the grand Estacion de Atocha, Madrid’s largest, and discover its unusual garden, an indoor oasis with tropical plants a tortoise pond. On the concourse, look for the two large bronze sculptures made by well-known Madrid artist Antonio Lopez, "Dia" and “Noche.” You can also leave a message at the virtual shrine, part of a memorial dedicated to the victims of the 2004 Madrid train bombings. The station has many cafes and restaurants and numerous shops to browse. Make Estacion de Atocha a centerpiece of your Madrid vacation itinerary, and find what else is worth visiting using our Madrid trip planner.
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  • Arrived at the station immediately from the airport of Madrid, as this is where the yellow bus comes. It has about 26 paths. The trains are very comfortable and high-speed. Toledo is 70 km away. We drove in about 25 minutes. The station is like a huge park with a lot of greenery. Very beautifully everything is thought out. Oasis in the city with the smart bugs) Impressive. If you do not have a rail route - look specifically.
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  • A beautiful tropical garden with numerous plants inside a well-maintained building aesthetically. Inside before the ticket offices dining options and along the garden opportunity to sit down to enjoy the beauty of these plants.
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