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  1. Spain
  2. Andalusia
  3. Málaga
  4. Plaza de la Merced

Málaga: Christmas Lights Walking Tour

Product ID: 334946
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Malaga is already wonderful, but it is even better during the Christmas season. Breathe the most magical essence of Christmas and see magical Christmas lights during this walking tour.
About this activity
Duration: 150 minutes
Printed or mobile voucher accepted
Instant confirmation
Live tour guide
Spanish
Wheelchair accessible
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before activity starts

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Experience

Highlights
  • Learn about the Roman Saturnalia
  • Hear of the origin of the Christmas tree
  • See the Marqués de Larios Street show
  • Discover how tall the Christmas tree in the Plaza de la Marina is
Full description
In the company of your Spanish-speaking guide, you will depart from the Plaza de la Merced to explore the most attractive and popular corners of the center of Malaga. You will enter Alcazabilla Street, where you will learn the origins of Christmas in the Roman Saturnalia and Christmas balls.

You will visit the magnificent Cathedral of Malaga, discovering why the traditional nativity scene and the lights began to create the magic of this holiday. You will also learn the meaning of the Christmas tree, as well as the adorable figure of Santa Claus.

As a highlight of your tour you will then continue to the prestigious Calle Larios, which shines with its own light every year thanks to its light and sound show and attracts thousands of visitors. After this moment of admiration, you will advance a few meters to huge Christmas tree of the Plaza de la Marina. From there you will make your way to a host of stalls that run along the Paseo del Parque, where you will find decorative items, typical sweets, and handmade Christmas products to savor the purest Christmas essence. Finally, you will reach Muelle Uno, a wonderful setting composed of its Christmas market, as well as a fascinating perspective on Malaga.
Includes
  • Spanish tour guide
  • Christmas product tastings (nougat, mantecados, typical drinks, and treats for children)
What’s Not Included
  • Transportation
  • Drinks

Prepare for the activity

Meeting point

Plaza de la Merced, 12, 29012 Málaga, Spain.

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Important information
What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with reduced mobility