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Free Tour "The Other Side of Madrid" - Madrid of the Bourbons

Your Guru: Xtreme Tours Madrid
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4.7
465 ratings
  • Madrid
  • Available in English, Spanish
  • 2 hours and 30 minutes

About the Guru

We are a tourist services company based on the principles of responsibility, honesty and commitment to our clients, our premise is creativity so that they have a fun, interesting, informative and very special time, thus living a great experience that allows them to take home the best memories of Madrid. Xtreme Tours Madrid was born in the summer of 2015 with the young entrep... More

We are a tourist services company based on the principles of responsibility, honesty and commitment to our clients, our premise is creativity so that they have a fun, interesting, informative and very special time, thus living a great experience that allows them to take home the best memories of Madrid. Xtreme Tours Madrid was born in the summer of 2015 with the young entrepreneurial will to make a difference compared to other companies in the sector, through more complete and informative tours. We are the only ones who take tourists inside certain hundred-year-old and very peculiar facilities that are part of the historical daily evolution of the people of the city, so they can live some unique traditions very closely. Our qualified and certified guides have extensive knowledge of our beloved city of Madrid and its history, developing the tour in the midst of a gentle treatment with pleasant humor, which allows our tourists to enjoy the tour while obtaining valuable information. Our services are personalized, and this brings our visitors closer together in a more intimate, warm and special way.

About the Tour

Would you like to know the other face of Madrid: monumental and majestic... Imprint of the Bourbon Power?

Join our Tour "The Other Side of Madrid" , a route through the Madrid of the Bourbons, we will learn about the modernization and expansion of the capital of the Empire, as well as the influence of one of its most relevant characters, Carlos III. A route full of great monuments, architecture and landscapes that have witnessed the evolution of the Spanish capital.


What will we see during the tour?

  • Sun Gate
  • Post House and Royal Customs House.
  • Ra
  • Metropolis Building
  • Church of Saint Joseph
  • Buenavista Palace (Army Headquarters)
  • Linares Palace (House of America)
  • Bank of Spain
  • Palace of Communications and City Hall
  • Cibeles Fountain
  • Alcala Gate
  • Good retirement park
  • Lake and Monument of Alfonso XII
  • crystal Palace
  • Philip IV Gate and Plaza Parterre
  • Jeronimos Church
  • Prado Museum
  • Neptune Fountain


And many other great and spectacular sites!

Meeting point: Open in Google Maps

How to find me: The Tour "The Other Side of Madrid" starts at Puerta del Sol in front of the equestrian statue of Carlos III, the guides are uniformed and can identify them with our distinctive white umbrella with the Xtreme Tours Madrid logo.

Frequently asked questions

Accessibility:
The tour is suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Large groups:
Large group bookings are accepted. The maximum number of attendees per booking is 10 people.
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.

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 (465)

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4.62
Quality
4.66
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Jorge se esmeró en el recorrido, con excelente información y profesionalismo a pesar que sólo éramos 2 ! Muchas gracias!

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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!