A complete discovery of it's history and culture
The complete discovery of Madrid!
This full-day tour will help you understand what Madrid is really all about. You will receive a full approach to Madrid in which actually is the most awarded and requested tour by clients
What can you expect?
-A comprehensive walking journey full of short explanations combined with curious stories and local anecdotes.
-You will enjoy an enriching, didactic and entertaining experience for you to bring back home fascinating memories.
-You won't miss Essentials such as Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Royal Palace and other key sites on Madrid's must-visit list.
As an EXTRA: free tapas at every stop! You just pay your drink.
-All my tours are private/adaptable to your needs/preferences.
-I will stay in touch with you previous to your tour date, exchanging ideas and making up the perfect plan for your holiday.
Before booking this tour, please check my avaliability by sending me a message by "Ask a question" as I might already have a last minute reservation.
The tour starts with a welcome presentation, an introduction of the tour's content to provide an interesting, updated point of view of the historical side of Madrid. We handle directly towards the fantastic 'literary neighbourhood', where greatest writers, poets and playwrights made their home, the life in Spain of the American author Ernest Hemingway, the Cervantes' House, where the world's greatest novel, Don Quixote, was written. Next, the Madrid of the Hapsburg dynasty. Paseo el Prado, Plaza Mayor, Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral, San Gines Church, Spanish Inquisition, Gated Square, Royal Theather, Sol, the heart of Madrid. Moreover this itinerary includes: Guinness world's oldest restaurant, Origin of tapas, Homes for Malice, The Bear and the Strawberry Tree, Plaza de la Villa, Gated Square. The visit is completed by a stroll through the historical center
Meeting Location + Tour Duration
Meeting location: Please specify your hotel or meeting point to pick you.
End location: Same place or your hotel.
Duration: 5 hours 30 min.
Food at the TAPAS bar! (You just pay your drink, about 1,5 euros per wine or beer cup).
-The guided visits, as most of the places are entrance free.
-I'm both a local profesional guide, an experienced chef & wine expert who is a passionate lover of Madrid. I'll make my best to immerse you in the spirit of the city.
Estimated Local Cash Needed
15 euro - Wines and Drinks during the tour.
Drinks at tapas bars.
Extra Transportation (if required).
Entrances of specific sites that are not included on the itinerary. (if required)
DISCLAIMER: The contents exposed during the tours are of common knowledge or else the guide's own research on the matter. Note that these contents are adapted for the general public.
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Our family had a great time on our tour. Very informative and engaging the entire time. The kids were really into it and he helped them really understand the history behind the city and country. The stops along the way for food and sweets were also well timed and appreciated by all.