Madrid, Spain

Parque del Oeste

This route provides a varied 5K route around streams, lakes, rolling hills, and the famous Templo de Debod, an ancient Egyptian temple which was dismantled and rebuilt in Madrid. This park used to be the city’s landfill, but has now become a place of beauty, one of many stunning parks in Madrid. The route wanders the perimeter of the park, providing an easily accessible route right in the city center. It’s possible to do about 5k within the park. Add more mileage by heading over to Casa de Campo, just to the west.

Essentials
  • 5k (3.1 mile) loop. Add on by heading over to Casa de Camo, just to the west.
  • 235 feet
  • Templo de Debod
  • Metro: Principe Pio, or several stops along Calle de la Princesa