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Calle de Alcala, Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 11 September 2018 via mobile

This is a major street that is full of noisy traffic. Not that pleasant to walk along due to traffic noise and congestion.

Thank giffenk
Reviewed 23 June 2018

Was very cool. We did not have much time here but I loved it.. I felt rushed and didn't get to enjoy the beauty

Thank Donna G
Reviewed 23 May 2018

Calle de Alcalá is the longest street in Madrid, starting at the Puerta del Sol and stretches for 10.5 km to the northeastern outskirts of the city. It is one of the oldest streets in the city and was the old road which led to...More

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Reviewed 21 May 2018 via mobile

Stretching over 10.5 kilometres Calle De Alcala is the grandest street in this vibrant city. From Puerta Del Sol you will see some of the most Marvellous architecture in this city,grand buildings that showcase the rich history of this city,we were here in May on...More

Thank Neil K
Reviewed 22 December 2017

The Calle de Alcala is a very long street and it calls attention because it has the monument of the Puerta de Alcala, which is a beautiful monument because of its architecture.

Thank BennyMalaga
Reviewed 27 November 2017 via mobile

From la Puerta del Sol, through Cibeles, las Ventas to Ciudad Lineal this 10’5 km long street offers a lot to discover.

Thank es-travler
Reviewed 24 November 2017

Calle de Alcala is one of the oldest and most famous streets in Madrid with its mix of architecture and commercial and residencial premises. Most people remember the Alcala Gate in Plaza de Indepencia.

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Reviewed 3 August 2017 via mobile

i saw its beginning at puerta del sol but i didn't get to see its end. that didn't stop me however, to appreciate what this road offers. the retiro park can be seen nearby the puerta de alcala arch. if you're an architectural buff, alcala...More

Thank Irene F
Reviewed 15 July 2017 via mobile

A grand street with incredible classical architecture. Like so much of this incredible city. Very grand.

Thank skankis
Reviewed 29 April 2017

If Madrid were a person, Calle Alcala would surely be a major artery. This is the longest and one of the oldest streets of Madrid. It starts at Puerta del Sol and continues north-east till it merges onto the A-2 motorway. Along the way, it...More

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