Madrid top sights private tour

Highlights

Mercedes G.

Madrid
English, Portuguese, Spanish (Native)
6 hours
Private tour (only you and your group)
Up to 9 people

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.

Itinerary

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Meeting Point

Plaza Mayor

Plaza Mayor

Madrid's main square

Plaza de La Villa

Old medieval square

La Almudena Cathedral Church

Royal Palace

Plaza de Oriente gardens and Opera House

Puerta del Sol

Emblematic urban point in central Madrid

Congreso de Los Diputados

Parliament building

Paseo del Prado boulevard

Green boulevard where there are classic fountains, the famous Prado Museum and the historic Jerónimos Church

Retiro Park

The most important green oasis in the centre of Madrid

Puerta de Alcalá Gate

One of the main access to the city in the old times

Cibeles square

Top landmark in Madrid where there is the popular Cibeles fountain, the city hall building and other iconic spots

Gran Via avenue

Representative avenue with elegant façades like the Metrópolis building

Plaza del Callao square

Vibrant site in Madrid where there are cinemas, theaters and musical performances

Ending Point

Puerta del Sol

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Inclusions & Exclusions

What‘s included

Guide fee

What‘s not included

Hotel pick up (possible to add under request)

Meals/food/drinks

Tips

Important Information

Feel free to check availability for tours and trip arrangements with me, and other cities where I can guide you if you pay my transportation fee.

On some windy winter days Retiro Park could be closed due to weather conditions

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.

Cancellation Policy

  • Free cancellation - 30 days prior to meeting time
  • 50% Refund - 15 to 29 days prior to meeting time
  • No Refund - Within 14 day(s) prior to meeting time
$400/ per group

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