the Classical walking tour
The Classical Tour
Explore the historical centre of Madrid on a guided tour that visits many important historical landmarks in the city centre including Puerta del Sol, Plaza Oriente, the Royal Palace, Almudena Cathedral, Plaza Mayor, Plaza de la Villa and many more.
Meet fellow travellers and make friends as our experienced guides lead you on a fun and interactive tour in which you’ll learn tons of interesting stories and facts, as well as insider tips on where to shop, eat and party.
Don’t forget to bring your cameras for this fun and photogenic tour of the city.
points of interest
• Puerta del Sol
• The bear and the Madroño tree
• Km 0
• Royal Palace
• Plaza de Oriente
• Royal Theatre
• Isabel II Square
• The Almudena Cathedral
• Madrid of the Austrias
• Villa Square
• Main Square (Plaza Mayor)
• Spanish Inquisition and Reconquest
• San Ginés Chocolateria
How to join the tour:
Join us EVERY DAY at 11:15 AM. Upon making a reservation below, you will receive an email with details about the meeting point.
How much is it?
Like many walking tours in Europe, this is a Free walking tour. We call it free, as you're free to decide how much to pay for it at the end of your experience, which means you don’t pay upfront but pay the guide when the tour finishes to show your appreciation.
Are you part of a group?
We do offer group activities. Please contact us to let us know the number of people in your group and when you would like to join the activity. We have special rates for groups depending on the size of the group:
Groups of less than 15 people, fixed charge of 90€
Groups of 15-30 people, 7€ per person
Groups of 31 - 40 people, 6€ per person
Groups of more than 40 people, the group is divided between two guides, and the rates are the same as above.
The tour lasts approximately two and a half hours. As it is a walking tour, you'll have to be on your feet for most of the time, but the distances are short and is suitable for all ages.
Book in advance
Reservations must be made at least 1 hour in advance before the start of the tour.
This tour is accessible for people in wheelchairs.
Free cancellation at any time.