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Discover the Old Madrid

Discover the Old Madrid

Duration:3 hours total
Includes:Drinks
Languages:Offered in English and Italian

About your host

Spanish architect and storyteller, I love presenting my city to others. History, places, people: there's nothing like a good tale to catch the soul of a city. My wife and I don't like the standard tours: I have instead organized a real experience, fun and colored with facts and figures. After the walk, you will understand Madrid!
Ignacio
Ignacio
Ignacio
Ignacio

What we’ll do

There's more to see in Madrid than the Prado Museum and Palacio Real. We will discover some great plazas and hidden jewels of the old city, from the 10th century up to the present. Our starting point will be the Arabic walls near Almudena cathedral. From there we will walk a short path full of views and surprises, we will stop for some tapas and will end at the Plaza de la Villa, near Calle…

What else you should know

How to get to the starting point? Walk down Calle Mayor from Puerta del Sol, it's just a 10 minutes walk. The meeting point is at the other edge of the street, at number 88.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
A drink with a tapa At the middle of the walk. You can taste a coffee or tea if you prefer it.

What to bring

Comfy shoes
A hat in summer

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Where you'll be

We will start with a warm coffee or tea and presentations. After that we will scroll through the "Madrid de los Austrias", from the Arabic walls up in time to the Plaza Mayor. We will pass by streets as el Codo or la Pasa; squares like la Paja or los Carros. We will stop to enjoy a tapa in a traditional tavern. The route will end at Plaza de la Villa, one of the historic places in the old Madrid.

Upcoming availability

Fri, Jun 21    From 3:30 PM to 6:30 PM.
$41 per person
8 of 8 spots left

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Cancellation policy

Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.

Communication policy

Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.

Guest requirements

Up to 8 guests ages 6 and up can attend.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

More tips

How to get to the starting point? Walk down Calle Mayor from Puerta del Sol, it's just a 10 minutes walk. The meeting point is at the other edge of the street, at number 88.

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