Are you thinking about organizing a new team-building event for your employees but don’t know what to do or where to take them? If so, look no further, Madrid is a city that offers many team building opportunities in activities ranging from city tours to wine and tapas tasting to high energy competitive games, each with a unique spin to them! There is always something new to see and discover in Madrid, and alternatives to traditional team building activities to be offered.
Are you tired of seeing the same ten google results when you type in “team building” for inspiration on new things to do with your group? Below we have broken down the plethora of options for team building in Madrid into four categories of events with options listed in each: Active, Gastronomic, Cultural, and Oenological.
Are you bored with re-known gymnastics and dance studios or playing basic outdoor games? In Madrid there are many alternatives you can choose for active groups, including: Paintballing, climbing, paragliding, canyoning, or flying in a hot air balloon!
Madrid is very well known for its thriving gastronomy scene. But why enjoy the best of Madrid’s food and drink at a typical restaurant lunch when you could make an activity out of visiting the most peculiar and interesting pubs and taverns of the city with your group or participating in a Spanish cooking classes?
For lovers of the arts and humanities, this is a city you cannot miss. Madrid is a city with a long and vibrant history which comes to life in the large monuments, buildings and statues standing throughout the city. It’s most precious treasures though, are kept preserved in its prestigious art and history museums. To admire and appreciate some culture with your team you could arrange to meet them in a private part of a museum. Later you can take to the streets to admire the city’s historic architecture as the sun sets over the city. A magical way to end an event with your team, no?
Avoid the go-to gala dinner for special occasions and formal evenings with your team when you can and opt instead for a team building event that incorporates Madrid’s robust vino culture. With its own Protected Designation of Origin, Madrid offers incredible wines, ripe for the tasting! Test the palettes of your team and let them taste a selection of wines the way professional judges do. Or instead treat your team to a sophisticated dinner with some wines preselected for you each to sample.
As you have seen, Madrid is a perfect city to plan events that are both interesting, fun and different for your employees. Raise office morale and create a better overall work environment by introducing them to some of these unique team building opportunities that they are sure to pull positive experiences from, no matter how unfamiliar they are!
After reading this post, do you dare to organize something different?