The beautiful municipality of Hoyo de Manzanares is located 35 kilometers from the capital, in a northwest direction. It belongs to the tourism zone of Madrid of the Sierra de Guadarrama-Alto Manzanares and is framed within the Regional Park of the upper basin of the Manzanares, Biosphere Reserve since 1993.
Strolling through its urban center, at an altitude of 1,000 meters, we find in its streets pleasant fountains, squares and monuments. It is necessary to emphasize its emblematic Town Hall Square, elevated of the land and built entirely with granite. It is accessed by a staircase, which will lead us to the porticos of its lower floor. It is built in two heights, in the upper one there are two lateral balconies on the whitewashed façade, and a central one, belonging to the Consistorial House. This beautiful architectural complex is finished off with the Town Hall tower, which has three floors, in which granite and lime have been combined.
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The city of Madrid offers countless tourist and cultural attractions.
You can reach it by public transport. A few meters away from the Academy of Engineers, you can take the 611 bus towards Madrid, whose last stop is in Moncloa. From there, you can use the Metro, bus or RENFE-Cercanías network.
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