Introducing Madrid

Not sure how to best invest your limited time in Madrid? Want to taste some local specialties and get some sound advice on places to eat and drink? Would you like some information on museums and historical sites to visit while you are here? Are you interested in current affairs and Spanish politics? Come walk with us! We are true Madrileños, born and raised here, and we are happy to share our insider knowledge and family traditions with you as we walk through the historic centre and take in the sights and flavours around us.

This 3 hour walk is an in-depth experience to understand how the city works as we explore its cultural highlights. We will trace the history of Madrid and its development from its medieval roots to the modern times, when it became the thriving capital of Spain, and we will fill you in with the latest news, shows and exhibitions.

This is effectively a briefing on what's on in Madrid, what to do and see (and what to avoid) while you are here as you get a sense of social and cultural events. This orientation walk will also provide you with the essential historical background you need to understand what is happening in 21st century Madrid.

Length: 3 hours. Maximum group size: 8 people.

Group tour prices

Please note that we run our tours even if there is just one person signed up, so there is no minimum number of participants.  
If you want to book a group tour but nobody else signs up, we will stilll run the tour for one person for 90 euros.
Price per person decreases according to the number of people booking the tour:

2 to 3 people: 70 euros per adult
4 people: 60 euros per adult
5 people: 55 euros per adult
6 to 8 people: 50 euros per adult

Discounted rates:

60 euros for students or senior citizens (over 65 years)
50 euros for children under 18 (children under 4 free of charge)

Private tour prices
If you would like a guaranteed private tour, a supplement of 50 euros will be added to the total price.
 For example, the cost for a private tour for 1 adult will be 70 plus 50 euros =120 euros, and a private tour for 2 people will be 140 plus 50 euros = 190 euros. 

Family Special offer
For family units of up to 6 members, including 2 or more children: 220 euros flat fee per family. This is a guaranteed private tour. 

No hidden charges: 21% VAT included in our prices.

Available days and starting times:
Please note that advance booking is required and that although we are flexible and can often accommodate last-minute bookings, it is best to book early to avoid disappointment. These are our suggested days and times:

Monday through Sunday including holidays: starting at 10:00 or 15:00.

To enquire about booking a Madrid Briefing Tour, click here.
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