The Hotel Meliá Avenida de América, is strategically located in the heart of Madrid, offering both convenience and comfort. Situated just a short distance from the city center, you can easily explore Madrid's vibrant cultural scene, indulge in shopping delights, and savor the finest Spanish cuisine. Moreover, art enthusiasts will find themselves in close proximity to world-renowned museums, including the Prado Museum and the Reina Sofia Museum.


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From Adolfo Suárez Madrid–Barajas Airport, to the Hotel Meliá can be reached:

  • By taxi: The taxi parking is next to the exit, the ride is around 15 minutes,
    the cost is approximately 30 €. 

  • By bus: The airport connects with the center of Madrid thanks to the city buses of the Empresa Municipal de Transportes (EMT) through the following bus lines:
    • Line: EXPRÉS AEROPUERTO 203 (24-hour schedule)
    • Line: N27 EXPRÉS (6.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m)
    • Line: 200 (6.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m)
    • Line: 101 (6.30 a.m. to 11.30 p.m)

    The travel time is 30 minutes, and there are no intermediate stops. The cost of the single ticket is 5 €. You can pay on the bus in cash (maximum change 20€) or by bank card or mobile phone.



While Hotel Meliá Avenida de América offers a splendid experience, we understand that participants may have varying accommodation preferences.

Madrid boasts a diverse range of hotels, from comfortable and well-appointed mid-range options to charming boutique stays, ensuring that you'll find the perfect match for your needs.



Hotel Meliá Avenida America

Address: C. de Juan Ignacio Luca de Tena, 36, 28027 Madrid, Spain

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Hotel NH Madrid Nacional

Address: P.º del Prado, 48, 28014 Madrid, Spain

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Hotel Silken Puerta Madrid

Address: C. Juan Rizi, 5, 28027 Madrid, Spain

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As you join us for the 17th Meeting of the International Committee on Global Navigation Satellite Systems (ICG) in October, we invite you to take advantage of the captivating tourist attractions that Madrid has to offer. Whether you seek cultural marvels, historical wonders, or picturesque landscapes, Madrid's charm knows no bounds. Embrace your free time between sessions to immerse yourself in the vibrant city's diverse offerings. Below, we present a curated list of must-visit attractions, ensuring you make the most of your stay in Madrid and return home with cherished memories.



Retiro Park

Reconnect with nature in the heart of the city at Retiro Park. Enjoy leisurely strolls, boat rides on the lake, and bask in the serene beauty of this urban oasis.
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Royal Palace of Madrid

Marvel at the grandeur of Spain's royal residence, boasting opulent architecture, magnificent rooms, and splendid gardens. 
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Puerta del Sol

A bustling square and a central hub of Madrid, Puerta del Sol is the ideal spot to witness the vibrant energy of the city and take in its iconic landmarks.  
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Reina Sofia Museum

Immerse yourself in modern and contemporary art at the Reina Sofia Museum, home to iconic works, including Picasso's "Guernica." 
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Plaza Mayor

Breathe in the historical charm of Plaza Mayor, a picturesque square surrounded by elegant buildings and vibrant cafes. 
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Mercado de San Miguel

Delight your taste buds at Mercado de San Miguel, a gourmet food market where you can savor delicious Spanish delicacies. 
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Any more information?

To make the most of your time in Madrid and embrace its rich cultural offerings, we invite you to explore the following links for an array of valuable information:



Madrid Website

The official tourism website of Madrid,, showcases the city's vibrant spirit, offering up-to-date information on entertainment, culture, gastronomy, and much more. Let this portal be your guide to unlocking the essence of Madrid's charm.

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Madrid Information

This dedicated section of provides comprehensive insights into the enchanting attractions, events, and activities that await you in Madrid. Discover a world of possibilities and plan your own adventure.

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Spain Information

This official website of Spain offers a treasure trove of information about the country's fascinating destinations, including Madrid. Immerse yourself in the art, history, and traditions that make Madrid a true gem of Europe.

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