Holy Week Madrid 2019
Semana Santa Madrid 2019
Are you in Madrid this weekend? Celebrate Holy Week and Easter in the Spanish capital until April 21, with lots of activities like never before! If you are visiting Madrid, get the most unique experience with BE Apartment in the best luxury apartments in Madrid and other famous cities, for your security, pleasure and comfort.
Holy Week in Madrid and all over Spain is famoous for its colrodul Easter parades and processions, lots of them you can see in the center of Madrid. For example, today on Holy Thursday, you can see the procession "Jesús del Gran Poder", which leaves the Collegiate Church of San Isidro at 8pm. Tomorrow, April 19, on Good Friday at 7:00 pm you can see the procession ar the basilica "Nuestro Padre Jesús de Medinaceli". The Holy Week processions in Madrid are organized by different brotherhoods, you will see the adorned figures with numerous candles, flowers and embroidered rich mantles that during the rest of the year are kept in the basilicas and churches. You can also see the procession of Christ of Alabarderos, which begins at the Royal Palace and, after passing through the Plaza Mayor, ends at the Castrense Cathedral Church. To see the details of these and other processions, we recommend you to check the Holy Week program 2019, where you can see the itineraries with maps, to make it easier to read.
Holy Week in Madrid is also famous for its gastronomy! You will find Torrijas, buñuelos, Easter eggs, "fried milk" (leche frita) and other Easter sweets that you will find in the shops and cafés of the city. Some of them are "La Mallorquina" in Puerta del Sol, "El Riojano" in Calle Mayor, "El Pastelería El Pozo or Chocolatería San Ginés", where you can eat the churros of a lifetime.
Madrid Holy Week 2019 also awaits 2 concerts of flamenco performances today at 7 pm on the balcony in front of the church of San Pedro el Viejo, Calle Nuncio 14, and at 8 pm on the balcony of the Calle de la Colegiata, side of the Collegiate Church of San Isidro. Do not miss this opportunity to enjoy and discover Madrid with BE Apartment. If you´re visitng the city, take a look at our luxury apartments that we have throughout the city.