In this 3 hours exclusive private walking route of Madrid we will discover its most emblematic areas, monuments and buildings, and we will learn about the history and legends of the city. We will walk through the Madrid de los Austrias quarter, developed from the 16th century. As we stroll through the fascinating historic center of Madrid, I will surprise you with interesting anecdotes about the capital's past, traditions and folklore that survive in the legendary palaces and churches.
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Feel free to personalize this offer.
Madrid's main square
World's oldest restaurant recognized by Guiness Book
Iconic picturesque food market
Old medieval square
Emblematic place for having a cup of hot chocolate with the typical "churros" pastries
Legendary monasteries built in the 16th and 17th centuries
Hotel pick up (possible to add under request)
Food and drinks
We will visit the most iconic streets, squares and landmarks, including the Plaza Mayor (main square), the Mercado de San Miguel (a charming wrought iron covered market), the Plaza de la Villa (one of the main centers of medieval Madrid), the Royal Palace (the largest functioning Royal Palace in Europe) and its statuary-filled gardens in Plaza de Oriente, as well as the Almudena Cathedral Church. We will also see the Opera House and walk through the main shopping streets where we will get to know the traditional centenary shops and old taverns in operation for the last 150 years, and much more.
By doing a customized private tour, I will show you the best spots to take amazing photos, and we can even sit where the locals go to have the popular Iberian ham snack or the typical calamari sandwich; a cup of hot chocolate with churros pastries at the must-see "San Ginés" chocolate shop, and visit the oldest restaurant in the world recognized by the Guiness Book: the unmissable “Botín”, from inside its kitchen. It will be an unforgettable way to feel and experience the vibrant spirit of Madrid step by step.
Approximate duration of the tour: 3 hours (am or pm)
Please feel free to contact me to customize the tour according to your requests.
I can also arrange to go to the Real Madrid Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium & Wanda Metropolitano Atlético de Madrid Football Stadium, Las Ventas Bullring, museums, Flamenco show, and more under request.
For 1 or 2 travellers please contact me to discuss price.