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Madrid: Authentic Tapas Walking Tour

Product ID: 46650
Stroll through Madrid’s historic center to experience the tapas culture of Spain on a 3-hour food tour. Stop at 5 different tapas venues and sample the typical small snacks of Spain from across its regions.
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Duration: 3.5 hours
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  • Savor the flavors of authentic Spanish tapas
  • Learn the history of Madrid as you walk the historic center
  • Sample Spanish wines, including Rioja, Ribera del Duero, and Rueda
  • Try an exclusive dessert and liquor served in a chocolate cone
  • Taste over 10 different tapas in bars of the touristic center, and discover local favorites
  • Have a chance to taste Iberian ham, chorizo, local cheese, gazpacho, croquettes, and more
Full description
Discover the authentic taste of Spain on a 3.5-hour walking tour of Madrid, and sample traditional cuisines and new innovations.

Meet your guide on Plaza Isabel II and start this experience with a native Madrilian. The route follows the most touristic areas of Madrid, in the most charming part of the city. Hear fun, fact-packed anecdotes from the history of the city as your guide takes you along familiar tourist routes, and to parts of the city that only locals know.

You'll visit 4-5 emblematic venues and enjoy drinks and authentic tapas at each stop, enough food for lunch or dinner. Get a quick yet authentic insight into Spanish culture, history, and gastronomic tradition on this 3.5-hour walking tour. Tapas culture involves ancient and vibrant social traditions passed down from parents to children, generation after generation. Conversations about life combine with fantastic Spanish wines and food.

For centuries Madrid has had the benefit of the finest products from farms and the bounty from the seas, including the Mediterranean, Cantabrian, and Atlantic. Have a chance to taste Iberian ham, chorizo, local cheese, gazpacho, croquettes, and a lot more delicious favorites with a selection of red and white wines, beer, or soft drinks. Over 10 different types of tapas. Make the most of your visit to Madrid with this tour and get hints and tips from your guide to continue exploring this capital.
  • Tapas and drinks in each bar
  • Guided tour in English
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks not specified in the inclusions
  • Transportation to the meeting point

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Meeting point

Plaza Isabel II, right beside statue of Queen Isabel II (Metro station Opera). Please check-in at the meeting point 15 minutes before the tour begins.

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What to bring
  • Comfortable shoes
Know before you go
• This tour is not recommended for people with restricted mobility and children under 16 years old. Please keep in mind that the excursion includes several visits on foot
• Please provide details of any special requirements (dietary, allergies) at the time of booking
• Please note this is a walking tour so please wear appropriate attire
• No shows will not be refunded
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Awesome tour!

Great food and great fun; met nice people.. enjoyed good drinks! Awesome tour guide!

June 22, 2019



September 27, 2015

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Julia Travel Gray Line Spain

Product ID: 46650