Highlights Walking Tour Through Madrid

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  • Join a walking tour and explore the streets and top attractions of Madrid, the vibrant capital city of Spain
  • Visit the best spots like the Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Metrópolis building, Gran vía, Cibeles fountain and more!
  • Experience the most ideal way for a first time visitor to truly get to know this beautiful city
  • Enjoy a 3-hour guided walking tour with a local guide who will enlighten you with their knowledge of Madrid's history

What to expect

Discover more about the captivating history of Madrid on a 3-hour guided walking tour through the center of Spain's capital. You will start your tour at the Plaza Mayor where your professional local guide will meet the group. Plaza Mayor is Madrid's central park, an expansive open space in the tightly packed streets. Here you'll find the city's main tourist office and arches leading to streets that go out into the labyrinth. Visit the busy Puerta del Sol, where most of Madrid's busiest streets meet. It is packed with locals and tourist, as well as shops, restaurants, and boutiques. As you continue on your historical walk through Madrid, you'll head on to see Metropolis building. Completed in 1910, this office building, with its stunning Beaux-Arts architecture, is one of the city's most popular sites to see. Walk through the busy street of Gran via and reach the grand Cilebes fountain where you can also see the government buildings nearby. Walk towards the Puerta de Alcala, a neoclassical triumphal gateway before you arrive at your last spot and the end of your historical tour to the El Retiro Park. This educational walking tour will definitely provide you with the information and knowledge of the tales of triumph and treachery of Spain's history.

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Plaza Mayor is Madrid's central park, an expansive open space in the tightly packed streets
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The most photographed building in Madrid is the Metropolitan Building along Calle de Alcala
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Built in 1782, the Cibeles Fountain has been standing in this emblematic square since 1895
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Take in the beautiful neoclassical 5-arched gateway of Puerta de Alcala
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Your last stop will be at the El Retiro Plaza where you can then explore the park on your own

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