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Madrid Historical Walking Tour with Food Tasting and Dinner

  • Discover the medieval, Moorish, and modern history of Madrid
  • Taste authentic Spanish cuisine at four different tapas bars
  • Enjoy the personalized attention of your guide on a small-group tour
Madrid Historical Walking Tour with Food Tasting and Dinner
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Skip the tourist traps and experience Madrid’s dining culture like a local, with a walking tour that visits four different tapas bars and explores the history of the area. Pass landmarks, such as the San Miguel Market, the Arab Walls, and the Royal Palace, as you immerse yourself in the city’s evening atmosphere, and benefit from the small-group tour size to gain personalized recommendations from your local guide.
What to Expect
Greet your guide at a meeting point on Plaza Isabel II in the city center. Then, walk together through the city’s historic streets to discover the local nightlife, cultural landmarks, and top spots for an authentic taste of Madrid’s cuisine.
Stroll through Plaza Mayor, passing the San Miguel Market, and along Segovia Street (Calle de Segovia). Discover the city’s Moorish roots as you wander by the Arab Walls, and admire the Royal Palace while learning about the history of Spain’s monarchy.
Pause at four tapas bars to sample authentic Spanish cuisine and immerse yourself in the local dining culture. Taste specialties, including Spanish tortilla, paella, ham (jamón), chorizo, and manchego cheese, and enjoy a variety of beverages, including Spanish wine, sangria, Licor de Hierbas, and patxaran (liqueur). At the last bar, settle around a table for a full sit-down meal.
Your tour concludes back on Plaza Isabel II.
Reviews (107)
1 - 5 of 71 reviews
Reviewed 2 days ago via mobile
Don't miss this exceptional walking tour!

Daniel took us on an historical walking tour with Tapas tasting and dinner. He is a native from Madrid, but lived and studied in the US. So, he is fluent in American English. He took us to the places in his old neighborhood where he...More

Thank Roxie N
Reviewed 6 days ago
You Will Not Go Hungry or Thirsty

Our guide was Daniel, a dual-national (USA/Spain) who provided a uniquely insightful and thoroughly enjoyable introduction to Madrid and its historical and culinary highlights. This was our fourth visit to Spain, and have taken a Madrid tapas tour in the past, but this one was...More

Thank erazoner
Reviewed 1 week ago
Wonderful experience

Daniel was amazing. Very knowledgeable, passionate and engaging. We had a great time sampling local food and learning about the history or Madrid. Highly recommended.

Thank Tony G
Reviewed 1 week ago
Fantastic tour, food and drinks in Madrid!

Daniel was absolutely the best. Not only did he have amazing knowledge of the city and interesting tidbits, he was superbly entertaining. We learned a ton about the history of Spain and Madrid and enjoyed delicious tapas/drinks/dinner with a great group of people. Memorable and...More

Thank peegoo69
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile
Best Tour of Madrid!!!

We had a fantastic time with Daniel! The group was very diverse and he made us all be confortable with one another. The group was fun!!! Daniel really knows his stuff, from history, food, culture, jokes and rock and roll! The food and wine was...More

Thank Miri Q
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September 8, 2018|
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Response from JoelyonT | Reviewed this property |
yes wine and/or beers. Sangria at the meal at the end. We stood for the croquettes but not long, sitting everywhere else. Also we went in the holidays so it was quite busy. Book it, you won't regret it.
Elisabeth R
September 1, 2018|
Response from flyboy6 | Reviewed this property |
You would have to try to book the tour for Christmas day to be absolutely sure. My GUESS is that neither the tour nor the restaurants would be open on Christmas. Religious holidays are special times for Spaniards. They... More
Di B
August 28, 2018|
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Response from jabutscher | Reviewed this property |
We experienced a good amount of walking and the food stops seemed to be time sensitive. In other words, we were expected at the stops on time. I’m sure there was some leeway, but frequent rest stops are probably not... More