Basic Tour of Madrid

Duration: 2h
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on October 27, 2017

Madrid a Pie is the first free tours agency in the capital. For 7 years we have been guiding travelers from all over the world to get to know our beautiful city. We have free tours of many themes to make your experience great!

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free
  • Accepts electronic payment
    This tour allows payment by electronic means or credit card

Tour description

Discover Madrid in a unique and exciting way with our basic route through Madrid! It summarizes the fascinating history of the Spanish capital while emblematic places are guided by experts who will live an unforgettable adventure every step of the way.

 From the majestic Plaza Mayor you will enter the historic streets until you reach the emblematic Puerta del Sol. You will visit the charming Plaza de la Villa, the mystical Convento de las Carboneras del Corpus Christi and the imposing Almudena Cathedral. Continue to the imposing Royal Palace and the magnificent Plaza de Oriente, to merge with the beauty of the Opera Palace.

 Our passionate guides will take you through the picturesque Calle Arenal, the bustling Mercado de San Miguel and the narrow Calle del Codo. We will walk through the historical steps of the attack on Alfonso Embark on this unforgettable adventure and take precautions for the charm of Madrid!

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Plaza Mayor 27 28012 Madrid Spain
    Plaza Mayor 27 28012 Madrid Spain
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    ¡Atención a todos nuestros clientes! Es imprescindible que sigas las instrucciones al pie de la letra para evitar contratiempos. Nos reuniremos frente a la oficina de información turística en PLAZA MAYOR DE MADRID, debajo de los paraguas blancos. No caigas en engaños: nuestro paraguas blanco tiene un punto negro gigante con una "I" de información turística. Desafortunadamente, hemos tenido clientes que han sido engañados por otros grupos con paraguas en lugares como la Puerta del Sol. No dejes que esto te suceda. ¡Sé inteligente y ve directamente a Plaza Mayor! Recuerda, estaremos esperándote en Plaza Mayor, frente a la oficina de información turística, con nuestro paraguas blanco distintivo. No hay margen para errores. ¡Únete a nosotros y disfruta de tu experiencia en Madrid sin contratiempos! ¡No te equivoques de lugar! ¡Nos vemos pronto!

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    Outside visit
    Plaza Mayor
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Puerta Cerrada
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Mercado de San Miguel
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Plaza de la Villa
  • 5
    Outside visit
    Catedral de Santa María la Real de la Almudena
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Palacio Real de Madrid
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Oriente
  • 8
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Ópera
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Calle del Arenal
  • 10
    Outside visit
    Puerta del Sol

How much does this tour cost?

Free tours do not have a set price, instead, each person gives the guru at the end of the tour the amount that he or she considers appropriate (these usually range from €10 to $50 depending on satisfaction with the tour).

Tour opinions

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Claudio 14 Mar 2024

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Travelled in couple - Mar 2024
Muy capacitada Alicia, nos enteramos de hechos históricos que no conocíamos
Dave 08 Dec 2023

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Travelled alone - Dec 2023
Very informative and guide was friendly and spoke very good english
Valeria 27 Sep 2023
Buenos Aires

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Travelled alone - Sep 2023
Excelente Guru, muy preparado en su formación. Super recomendable
Arnaud 17 Aug 2023

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Travelled in couple - Jul 2023
Very nice tour of Madrid, with a beautiful circuit and lots of memorable historical anecdotes (some of them really funny!!). Only one small regret: it lacks a bit of context (major periods, major influences) as a key to the rest, But otherwise, it was really great! :)
Manuela 16 Aug 2023
Azuqueca de Henares

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Travelled in couple - Aug 2023
Profesionales en cuanto a que nos avisaron de que no se realizaba el tour y nos dieron otra opción, gracias
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Who is this tour for?

Suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Does not accept large group reservations.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 4 people is required for the tour.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.
Free cancellation
If you will not be able to attend the tour, please cancel your booking, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
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