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Discover the heart of the old town of Madrid and its wonders

Your Guru: Sol Tours
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  • Madrid
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2 hours

About the Guru

Free Walking Tours- Get to know the city in charge of specialized guides that will tell you in the most entertaining way all the curiosities and history of the most relevant places in Madrid. Meet and learn in a fun way and share with people similar to you from different parts of the world. "Collect Moments instead of things"

Free Walking Tours- Get to know the city in charge of specialized guides that will tell you in the most entertaining way all the curiosities and history of the most relevant places in Madrid. Meet and learn in a fun way and share with people similar to you from different parts of the world. "Collect Moments instead of things"

About the Tour

Spectacular tour of Historic Madrid: Madrid de los Austrias. The tour lasts approximately 2 hours.
We start the tour at the iconic Puerta del Sol, where we talk to you about King Carlos III, the Royal Post Office, Tío Pepe Cartel, Mariblanca, Oso (a) y Madroño, Km Cero, etc. After a short walk, we continue to the iconic Plaza Mayor, where you will be fascinated with all its history, then we go down Toledo Street towards Cuchilleros and there we stop at the oldest restaurant in the world.
We continue climbing and the tour takes us to a gastronomic icon temple: El Mercado de San Miguel, a place where you can eat the best delicacies in the entire Iberian Peninsula. The tour continues with a short stop at the Old Queen Mother's Pharmacy, steeped in many years of history. Following our tour of Calle Mayor, we will deviate a bit for a brief stop at the statue of the Curious Neighbor, then we will arrive at the emblematic Royal Palace and Almudena Cathedral, finally we will arrive at the Royal Theater, in Plaza Isabel II, very close to the starting point of the tour.
Collect moments, instead of things!

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: Puerta del Sol, in the fountain in front of the Real Casa de Correos. Burgundy umbrella

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are not accepted.
Minimum of attendees:
A minimum number of attendees is required for the tour to take place.
Pets:
The tour is pet-friendly.
Additional costs:
The tour does not require the payment of entrance fees or additional expenses.

Tour Schedule

  • English
    Tue, 26 Oct 11:00
  • English
    Wed, 27 Oct 11:00
  • English
    Thu, 28 Oct 11:00

What's the price?

A guruwalk is a pay-what-you want walking tour, which means, it's completely free to book and join the group, but the 'guru' expects to be rewarded once the tour ends. Some people give €10 per person, some people give US‎$ 50, you choose the price.

For organizational purposes, it is mandatory to book the tour. Booking is completely free, fast and easy. Book your guruwalk now!

Tour opinions (1276)

Anilkumar 10/24/2021

The guide was excellent.

Kamila 10/24/2021

Andressa 10/23/2021

Awesome! Informative and funny at the same time.

Laura 10/23/2021

Gabriel 10/23/2021

Muy divertido y ameno. Tomás un 10 como guía.


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