GuruWalk Original
Free tour

Get your bearings in Madrid : Discover the old town

Duration: 2h and 15min
Languages: English, Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on September 22, 2020

Sie7e Estrellas is a group of experienced freelance tour guides. We work with several Free Tours company and we would love to show you around and give you the best tips and recomendations. If you live in Madrid you will always discover a new aspect of this wonderful city. If it is your first visit we warn you one thing: you will fall in love in love with Madrid and you will end up coming back.

Show more
GuruWalk Original

GW Originals free walking tours are chosen by our staff among the best and are unique tours that you will only find on GuruWalk.

  • 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

Is this your first visit?
We'll be delighted to show you around the historical center recommending you the best spots and other places to visit in Madrid, as we stroll by some of the most important highlights of the city center.

Not a history expert?
No problem.We will try our best to make it fun and easy to understand.
If you are a history buff, we'll be more than happy to go into more details regarding kings, dynasties, architecture or whatever you're curious about.

On this tour we will see*:

  • Palacio de Santa Cruz
  • Plaza Mayor
  • San Miguel Market
  • El Sobrino de Botín (guinness world record oldest restaurant)
  • Plaza de la Villa
  • 9th century moorish wall
  • Catedral de la Almudena
  • Royal Palace
  • Plaza de Oriente


Useful information:
* The spots we visit may vary depending on what the guide thinks suits the group better
** The tour departs with a minimum number of people 

Show more
Highlights

What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Plaza de la Provincia 7 28012 Madrid ...
    Plaza de la Provincia 7 28012 Madrid Spain
    View on map

    In the Plaza de la Provincia, in front of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs. We carry a white and black umbrella.

  • 1
    Outside visit
    Province Square
  • 2
    Outside visit
    Plaza Mayor
  • 3
    Outside visit
    toledo street
  • 4
    Outside visit
    Knifemen's Arch
  • 5
    Outside visit
    The Caves of Luis Candelas
  • 6
    Outside visit
    Closed Door Square
  • 7
    Outside visit
    Raisin Street
  • 8
    Outside visit
    elbow street
  • 9
    Outside visit
    Town Square
  • 10
    Outside visit
    House at Malice Bar
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Green Cross Square
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Secret Garden
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Plaza de la Moreria
  • 14
    Outside visit
    La Latina neighborhood
  • 15
    Outside visit
    Catedral de la Almudena
  • 16
    Outside visit
    Royal Palace of Madrid
  • 17
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Oriente

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

4180 ratings
4.9
By category
Professionalism
4.93
Fun
4.78
Expression
4.88
Quality
4.88
Route
4.78
Generic
5 stars
3898
4 stars
225
3 stars
38
2 stars
6
1 star
13
Juan 28 Sep 2023
Santiago

Verified booking
Travelled alone - Sep 2023
Buen guía y rutas. El día estaba caluroso, asi que se agradece los ajustes.
Veronica 28 Sep 2023

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
Somos una pareja de Madrid que viviendo toda la vida aquí no conocíamos lo que nos ha contado Iram, super atento y recomendable 100%, repetiremos en otros tour..MUCHAS GRACIAS! IRAM !!
Karen 27 Sep 2023
Houston

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
We had the Cuenca free walking tour today with Carlos and absolutely loved it! He was thorough, knowledgeable and funny! We learned so much about this wonderful city and the tour inside the cathedral was a plus! We recommend Carlos without hesitation, you’ll love it!!
Silvia 27 Sep 2023
Buenos Aires

Verified booking
Travelled alone - Sep 2023
Me sorprendió mucho esta visita porque fuimos a lugares distintos de los tours convencionales. Además el guía super didáctico y muy amable en darnos información para hacer por la ciudad. Excelente el recorrido y la compañía!
David 27 Sep 2023
Girona

Verified booking
Travelled in couple - Sep 2023
¡Iram muchas gracias por este fantástico rato! La verdad que lo de no es el típico tour turístico es totalmemte cierto y no por eso deja de ser interesante. Recomiendo 100%
Show 4180 reviews

Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
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.
Payment methods
Electronic or credit card payment is accepted.
When do you want to go?
Sun
Mon
Tue
Wed
Thu
Fri
Sat
Show more
See availability