In this complete walking tour of Madrid we will discover its most emblematic areas, monuments and buildings, and learn about the city’s history and legends.
Along the historic streets of Madrid we’ll find out about how it was established and delve into its most significant periods up until the present day. We’ll stroll through the medieval part of the city, El Madrid de los Austrias developed since the 16th century, and El Madrid de los Borbones planned during the 18th century onwards.
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Madrid's main square
Old medieval square
Emblematic urban point in central Madrid
Green boulevard where there are classic fountains, the famous Prado Museum and the historic Jerónimos Church
The most important green oasis in the centre of Madrid
One of the main access to the city in the old times
Top landmark in Madrid where there is the popular Cibeles fountain, the city hall building and other iconic spots
Representative avenue with elegant façades like the Metrópolis building
Vibrant site in Madrid where there are cinemas, theaters and musical performances
Puerta del Sol
Hotel pick up (possible to add under request)
This is an enjoyable private tour to know the essence of Madrid in the most complete and authentic way.
We’ll visit the most iconic streets, squares and landmarks, passing by traditional food markets, palaces and gardens. We’ll walk along the local commercial streets where we’ll know cozy centennial shops and old taverns working for the last 150 years.
By doing a private tour, I will take you to the nicest places for taking the best memorable pictures, and we can even sit where the locals go for an Iberian ham snack, a cup of hot chocolate with churros pastries at the unmissable San Ginés chocolate shop, and visit the oldest restaurant in the world recognized by Guiness Records Book: must-see Botín, and see its kitchen from inside. Along the way we’ll discover legendary shops where Spanish fans are handmade together with the capital’s famous delicacies, like nougats and violet candies.
While we wander through Madrid’s fascinating historic centre, I’ll regale you with interesting anecdotes about the capital’s past, traditions and folklore that live on in the convents, boulevards, churches and theaters.
This is the best way to feel and experience the vibrant spirit of Madrid step by step.
Tour length: 6 hours
On some windy winter days Retiro Park could be closed due to weather conditions
For 1 or 2 travellers please contact me to discuss price.