Urban bike rental

Over the last years the cycling infrastructure has improved a lot and many kilometres of bike lanes were created for the urban cyclist. However, we still recommend you to be a careful and responsible cyclist.

Our shop is located in Calle de los Jardines 12, which is a two-minute walk from the Puerta Del Sol, the city centre of Madrid.

Yes, we provide and recommend helmets for safety reasons though they are not obligatory. We have helmets for both adults and children.

We provide high quality locks. However, if you are planning on keeping the bike overnight we recommend you to park inside your hotel/apartment.

Yes, we have special child bicycle carrier seats designed for children up to 22 kilograms (3.5 stone). We also have special bikes for children from 7/8 years old available. Adolescents of 14 years or older can use adult bikes always when accompanied by a parent or guardian.

We have upright city bikes available with hand/backpedal brakes and eight gears. Our experience has learnt us these are the most comfortable bicycles to ride in the city. Electric bicycles and tandems are available on request.

We have over 100 bicycles available so don’t worry about the size of your group! However, if you would like to hire bikes for a big group it is recommended to reserve upfront to assure availability.

Yes, it is possible to pay by card.

Yes, we do have a toilet in our shop.

From March to October we are open from Monday to Friday from 10:00-14:00 and from 16:00-20:00 and Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00-20:00

From November to February we are open from Monday to Sunday from 10:00-15:00.

Bike Tours

In order to participate in our bike tours you are required to make a reservation in advance through our website (hyperlink), by email madrid@trixi.com, or phone (+34) 91 523 15 47.

For our Daily bike Tour in English however, if you prefer, it is also possible to join the tour without reserving upfront. From March-November you can just show up at our shop a bit before 11AM and join the tour.

Our routes have been specifically created with safety in mind; our guides will show you the highlights of this city in a safe and relaxed way.

All bike tours start from our shop in Calle de los Jardines 12, which is a three-minute walk from the Puerta Del Sol, the city centre of Madrid.

Ruta diaria en inglés 3 horas
Ruta  de tapas a pie 4 horas
Ruta Real madrid 4 horas
Madrid verde 3 horas
Madrid Completo – Ruta Mosaica 6 horas y 30 min
Ruta culinaria 3 horas
Ruta descubre Madrid 3 horas
Gymkhana en El Parque del Retiro 2 horas y 30 min

 

If you would like a longer or shorter private bike tour, please don’t hesitate to contact us.

Please note that in case you are planning other activities after the bike tours, count on the tours possibly lasting + 30 minutes extra.

During the daily bike tour in English there is a short stop for a drink, it is also possible to buy sandwiches and light snacks. For a real Spanish lunch however (menu del día), there are plenty of places we can recommend you to go after the tour!

If you are interested in taking some tapas during the tour we recommend to book our Tapas Walking Tour.

The bike tour will show you the main sights and monuments that Madrid has to offer yet it will also take you off the beaten track to lesser known areas of the city, giving you a chance to discover the legends and anecdotes of the old town.

Yes, we will only cancel a tour in extreme weather conditions (earthquakes, hurricanes). If it starts to rain during the bike tour, we will provide plastic raincoats. But don’t worry too much, Madrid has over 300 sun days a year!

During the bike tour shopping is not recommended but we can indicate some of the main shopping areas in Madrid that you can visit after the tour.

Yes, there will be plenty of opportunities during the bike tour to stop and take photographs ensuring an unforgettable experience.

For our daily tour the number varies each day, there is no minimum and in case numbers are really high we will split in various smaller groups.

Daily Bike Tour in English Included is a bicycle, a tour guide and a drink(soft drink, tea or coffee)
Tapas Walking Tour A tour guide and 5 tapas break(tapas + drink)
Real Madrid Tour Included is a bicycle, a look, and a tour guide, bottle of water. Please, note entrance to the stadium is not included
Madrid Green Tour Included is a bycicle, a tour guide, bottle of water
Full Madrid – Mosaic Tour Included is a bicycle, a tour guide, bottle of watter, 2 breaks with tapas
Culinary Tour Included is a bycicle, a tour guide, bottle of water, 2 degustations breaks
Madrid Highlights Tour Included is a bicycle, a tour guide, bottle of water
Gymkhana en Parque de Retiro Included is a bicycle, a tour guide, bottle of water

 

Helmets are optional and available for all tours.

Our daily English tour starts at 11AM, for the starting time of the other tours please see the confirmation of your reservation.

All our bike tours have a fixed itinerary, therefore it is not possible to join only part of the tour. If you want a longer or shorter tour, please enquire about the possibilities of reserving a tailor-made private tour via email madrid@trixi.com or phone (+34) 91 523 15 47.

Yes, the bikes are available to hire after the tour, there is a slightly reduced rate for those who have taken our bike tours.

You do not need to bring anything specific although we recommend you to bring along your camera and wear comfortable clothing. In the summer time a hat and sun protector are highly recommended.

Our daily bike tour is in English.

Green Madrid tour, Real Madrid tour, Culinary tour, Highlights Tour, Walking Tapas Tour are available in English, German, Dutch, French and Spanish

Gymkhana may be in English, French or Spanish

Full Madrid – Mosaic Tour is available in English, Dutch, French and Spanish

It is possible to use the toilet in the shop before the start of the tour, when we stop for a drink there is another opportunity to relieve yourself.

Our bike tours are suitable for all ages and physical conditions, as long as you know how to ride a bicycle and bring along your enthusiasm you will be fine.

It is a great way to combine sport and cultural activity, you are able to see a lot more in a shorter amount of time.

Yes, we have special child bicycle carrier seats designed for children up to 22 kilograms (3.5 stone). We also have special bikes for children from 7/8 years old available. Adolescents of 14 years or older can use adult bikes always when accompanied by a parent or guardian.

However, if you are planning to participate with children, please keep in mind the duration of the tour (minimum 3 hours). It is not possible to abandon the tour before it is finished.