The Easter processions has acquired in recent years a leading role in Madrid as parties that attract the attention not only of the people of Madrid, but also of the visitors who come to the city at this time.
If that is your case, and you are interested in attending any of the processions of Holy Week 2010 in Madrid, you should know that processions are held in the historic center since Palm Sunday, but especially during Thursday, Friday and Holy Saturday. The most popular of them all is the Procession of Jesus of Medinaceli.
But, likewise, during Holy Week parties in Madrid you can also enjoy sacred music concerts that are celebrated in numerous churches and parishes of the city. And you can also participate in guided tours on the occasion of Holy Week, programmed by the Tourist Board of the Madrid City Council, which review the traditions and sweets typical of Holy Week. Or attend the traditional Tamborrada which takes place on Easter Sunday around the Plaza Mayor.
In GUIDES TRAVEL TO MADRID You have all the programming and the calendar of the processions of Holy Week 2010 in Madrid, as well as the Cycle of Concerts of Sacred Music and the guided visits of Holy Week.