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.

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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

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*:

  • 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

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 

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What will we visit on this tour?

  • Meeting point:
    Plaza de la Provincia 7 28012 Madrid ...
    Plaza de la Provincia 7 28012 Madrid Spain
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    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
    toledo street
  • 3
    Outside visit
    Plaza Mayor
  • 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
    Green Cross Square
  • 11
    Outside visit
    Plaza de la Moreria
  • 12
    Outside visit
    Royal Palace of Madrid
  • 13
    Outside visit
    Plaza de Oriente
  • 14
    Outside visit
    Catedral de la Almudena

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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LUIS 24 Jun 2024

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Lamento no recordar el nombre del guía porque me encantó. Da gusto oir hablar a alguien que conoce la información y disfruta difundiendola. Nos mostró un aspecto de Madrid que desconocía que podía existir.
David 24 Jun 2024
El Ejido

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Impresionante los sitios que te enseña José en Madrid, muy recomendable
susana 23 Jun 2024

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Travelled in group - Jun 2024
Guru maravilloso, paseo por mi ciudad lleno de encanto, de estupenda información que sorprende hasta a una madrileña como yo y además contada de manera inmejorable. Mil gracias José.
Luis 23 Jun 2024

Guided by Alejandra
Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Muy didactico y divertido. Alejandra una genia!!!
Andrea 21 Jun 2024

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Travelled in couple - Jun 2024
Fun your. Lots fun facts. Coped well with our large group.
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Who is this tour for?

Non 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 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.
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