Malasaña; pop, street art and history

Duration: 2h
Languages: English
Guru: MAD Tours
Quality Verified Registered on February 10, 2020

I am graduated in Tourism and currently studying Geography and History. I also an expert showing the anecdotes and secrets of Madrid. Discovering cities is my passion wherever I travel to. Let me show you this beautiful city from a new dimension. What Madrid do you fancy today?

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  • Free booking and cancellation
    Free payment tour, no set price, booking and cancellation are free

Tour description

On that tour of Malasaña I tell you the origin of the neighborhood that saw the Madrid movement born and witnessed the uprising against the French in 1808. A route in which you will witness the reason for the names of the streets and the secrets that This wonderful neighborhood hides. From the Plaza de San Ildefonso to the busiest taverns, (La Ardosa) (Casa Camacho) we will walk through the streets that saw the birth of this neighborhood (Corredera Alta de San Pablo) vintage shops (Velarde) The interesting history of the Plaza del 2 de May and surrounding streets. Our tour ends in Count Duke, previously we will have walked through the Plaza de las Comendadoras and I will tell you a curious story of Mahou. * Madrid is a safe city, but always remember to be careful with your belongings, for which you are responsible. ** Come with comfortable shoes and clothes, according to the weather conditions to enjoy 100% of the tour.

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  • Meeting point:
    Corredera Baja de San Pablo 19 28004 ...
    Corredera Baja de San Pablo 19 28004 Madrid Spain
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    I will be waiting next to Teatro Lara

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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Lola 02 Apr 2022

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Travelled in group - Apr 2022
Es la segunda vez que repetimos, el tour , porque después de la primera… familiares nuestros que han venido a Madrid no hemos dudado en ningún momento en volver a repetir el tour con nuestra gente! Muchas gracias María!!
Lucia 28 Mar 2022

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Travelled in group - Mar 2022
¡María fue una guía genial! Nos enseñó los garitos más emblemáticos de la zona, con un poquito de historía del barrio de Malasaña y contando anécdotas del barrio. Fue una mañana muy agradable y un plan diferente para hacer en Madrid! Sin duda ¡¡lo recomiendo!!
Miguel 05 Mar 2022

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Travelled alone - Mar 2022
Muy buen tour! María es una guía encantadora!! Y ahora veo Malasaña de otra forma! Mil gracias!! 100% recomendacion!
Maria 19 Nov 2021

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Travelled in group - Nov 2021
María lleva un tour único y original, con detalles muy especiales. No es el típico Madrid sino uno más especial y diferente. Me ha encantado!
Pablo 16 Nov 2021

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Travelled in couple - Nov 2021
Excelente guía, un tour diferente y entretenido.
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Who is this tour for?

Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Accepts reservations up to 8 people.
Suitable for carrying pets.

What should you know?

Minimum of attendees
A minimum of 5 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.

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