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Free Tour Parque del Capricho

Duration: 2h
Languages: Spanish
Quality Verified Registered on November 19, 2020

"Choose a job that you like and you will not have to work a day of your life" Confucius. Madrilenian by birth and traveler by vocation. My passion is traveling and this has also led me to live in Munich for a few years, which has allowed me to grow in many ways. It was in this city, where by chance I started working as a tour guide, a profession that allows me to combine two fields that I am passionate about, tourism and communication. I have always been linked to the world of tourism, which has allowed me to accumulate experience in different sectors and jobs. Ambitious in character, always looking for new projects to go a little further and constantly reinvent myself. This led me in 2019 to create my own tour company in Madrid and Munich called Todo Tours. With my feet on the ground and my eyes on a plane on my way to a new destination, I am always ready to undertake a new project, discover something new and learn as much as possible.

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

Tour description

What makes the Parque del Capricho unique?

Built between the 18th and 19th centuries, this park was the canvas on which the wealthy Duchess of Osuna painted all the whims that occurred to her, giving the city one of the most beautiful places that can be visited.

A palace for bees , a temple dedicated to the God of wine , a house for an old woman, a hermitage for a hermit, a castle for a soldier ... El Capricho is a fairy tale full of esoteric and Masonic symbols, the result of the relationship that the Duchess had with the occult.

During our visit we will unveil many of the innumerable secrets that the park houses , in an exciting story through which figures such as Francisco de Goya , the intimate enemies Antonio de Orleans and Enrique de Borbón (who challenged each other to a tragic duel for the Throne of Spain) or General Miaja , responsible for the Defense of Madrid during the Spanish Civil War and who ordered the construction of the surprising bunker that we will know from the surface.

Do not miss the opportunity to discover the most exquisite whim of Madrid!
We wait for you!

* The minimum for this tour is 4 people, normally we reach this figure, otherwise we would notify you in advance.

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  • Meeting point:
    Paseo de la Alameda de Osuna, 25, 280...
    Paseo de la Alameda de Osuna, 25, 28042 Madrid, Spain
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    We will be waiting in the square that is just past the access turnstile of the park. Our guides will always carry the blue umbrella of Todo Tours.

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

30 ratings
4.6
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Professionalism
4.72
Fun
4.31
Expression
4.62
Quality
4.55
Route
4.62
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Natalia 04 Sep 2022
Madrid
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Travelled alone - Aug 2022

Un tour muy interesante y completo, y un recorrido precioso. Más gente debería conocer este lugar!

Jose 15 Aug 2022
Madrid
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Travelled in couple - Aug 2022

Sitio no tan conocido, pero no por ello menos interesante y con historias, datos y anécdotas sorprendentes.

Cristina 10 Oct 2021
Madrid
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2021

Entretenido y ameno

Virginia 03 Oct 2021
Madrid
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Travelled in couple - Oct 2021

El guía no se presentó. La chica que respondió nuestra llamada para ver qué pasaba, fue bastante amable e hizo todo lo posible por darnos una respuesta y confirmarnos ...

Edith 03 Oct 2021
Madrid
Verified booking
Travelled in group - Oct 2021

super con el guia, muy bueno

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Who is this tour for?

Accessibility
Non suitable for people with reduced mobility.
Groups
Does not accept large group reservations.
Pets
Not suitable for 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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