What To Expect
Start off the tour with a brief introduction on how the city was formed when you meet your guide at the meeting point. Taste a sweet treat for breakfast to help you keep going throughout the tour. After that, we'll step into the busy bohemian neighborhood of La Latina, an area filled with local restaurants and cozy coffee shops. Your guide will show you all of the area's hidden gems from 17th century old inns to trendy boutique hotels. You'll also get the chance to see the Rastro Market, the biggest flea market in the country. This market offers various types of merchandise such as precious antiques, furniture, clothes, jewelry, shoes, bags, food, and everything under the sun.
Next, head over to Lavapies, a neighborhood in the city known for its multicultural aspect. Find restaurants of different cultures built side by side in this area were the original Madrilenos were born in. Feast your eyes on lines of African restaurants juxtaposed with Asian stores and local art shops. Visit an old local food market where you'll discover the types of food that locals offer.
Explore the deeper parts of the area and discover historical venues such as an 18th century religious school, traditional patio houses, another bustling food market, an arts center, and so much more! Taste samples of Spanish cuisines as you go from one place to another.
The tour ends with a visit to another bustling food market where you will be learning about the flamenco and gypsy cultures.
Local English-speaking guide
Meals and drinks (unless specified)
Tips and gratuities
All our card payments are protected by thawte to give you peace of mind.
1 hour and 30 minutes
2 hours and 30 minutes