Plaza Mayor, Madrid, Spain

Plaza Mayor tours, things to do and tickets

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Your visit will impress each traveler. You will collect fun memories of multiple beautiful moments of life.

Madrid's Treasures with your Family: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Duration: 3 hours
Enjoy Madrid like a real local family! Take in the beautiful sights and some of the city’s unique hidden gems on this tour that combines the main attractions of Madrid with a few places known only by locals. All of this next to great local stories from your private host. Also, don’t forget that this private tour can be 100% personalized to suit your kid’s wishes! It's created exclusively for you and your family! Visit highlights like the Cibeles Palace and the Neptune fountain. The two fountains in these squares are some of the most beautiful and majestic ones in the city. From here, your local host will also give you some family friendly tips about visiting the nearby Prado Museum and Retiro Park. Go to one of the best-known spots in the city, Puerta del Sol. Originally this was one of the gates in the city wall, and here your kids will love to see the symbol of Madrid - a massive statue of a bear eating fruit out of a tree. Want to know where to do some shopping? Discover Calle del Arenal, a pedestrian shopping street that will lead you towards Plaza Mayor where you can admire the ornate buildings surrounding it. Stroll through the heart of the medieval city (Plaza de la Villa) before taking a well-deserved ice cream break at a little artisanal shop. Enjoy the breathtaking sights of The Royal Theatre and Plaza de Oriente and find out more about the history of the beautiful Royal Palace and admire its Italian Baroque style. To make your kids feel extra special your private host has some fun-filled games, a Madrid-themed quiz, and a terrific treasure hunt. There is also a special stop at the end in a relaxing park where you can unwind with the family. The passionate locals can’t wait to show you their city and tell you why they love it so much. From the hidden streets to the famous highlights, they know it all! Enjoy the real Madrid with your family, talk to the locals and enjoy this city in a unique way. Check out the local's videos and pick your favorite. It’s time to enjoy Madrid in a family friendly way!

Madrid Historical Walking Tour with Food Tasting and Dinner

Duration: 4 hours
Delve into Spanish history and culture on this 3.5 hour Madrid historical walking tour with food tasting and dinner. Stroll through the winding centuries-old streets of Madrid’s city center while your guide illuminates the history of highlights such as Plaza Mayor, the Royal Palace, and Puerta del Sol. Along the way, stop at some of Madrid’s most popular family-run tapas bars to sample the local specialty, paired with Spanish wine, sangria, and liquor.

Best of Madrid: Highlights & Hidden Gems

Duration: 4 hours
Experience Madrid in a local way! Be amazed by the history of the city, admire the most popular sights and let the locals show you their favorite hidden gems. Meet your private guide at Plaza de Isabel and start your experience with the intriguing life story of Queen Isabel. Enjoy the breathtaking sights of The Royal Theatre and Plaza de Oriente while listening to unique local stories from your favorite host. Find out more about the history of the beautiful Royal Palace and admire its Italian Baroque style. From there, pass through a true hidden gem only known by a few locals, the Park Emir Mohamed I. Here you’ll discover the Moorish influences in Madrid’s architecture and the locals will give you all the insights you need. There’s more! Stroll through the heart of the medieval city - Plaza de la Villa - on your way to Plaza Mayor. A square dominated by Renaissance architecture, Plaza Mayor is Madrid’s main square. Before sipping a refreshing drink with your local host, get ready to take in a breathtaking view over the city from a rooftop terrace. Snap amazing pictures, take in the city’s vibe and enjoy the company of your friends or family. Just a moment later, you’ll pass the museum house of Lope de Vega - a famous Spanish writer, the majestic Neptune Fountain and the crown jewel of Madrid - Prado Museum with its famous masterpieces. Discover more interesting attractions along the way such as Glass Gallery Cibeles Palace and Alcala Gate, one of Madrid’s symbols. Finish your tour at Retiro Park, a beautiful green space loved by the locals. Admire the Crystal Palace located in the center of the park and ask your private guide for personal recommendations before you say goodbye. If you wish, your local guide can take you to the metro station or you can enjoy the rest of your day in the park. The place is full of nice terraces and it’s the best place to take a break after this walking tour. Our enthusiastic locals can’t wait to show Madrid in their own way. They can always personalize your experience according to your wishes, just let them know! Check out their personal videos, pick the one you like the most and create memories together!

Kickstart Tour of Madrid with a Local

Duration: 2 hours
Meet your favorite private guide, stroll through Madrid’s colorful streets. Admire its highlights and get all the tips & tricks that you need to have an unforgettable experience. During your tour, you and your friends will get all the answers to your questions and the best recommendations from your local guide. Meet your private guide in Plaza Isabel and kickstart your tour with an intriguing story about the queen’s life. Walk through the city together and wander past The Royal Theatre Opera, Plaza de Oriente, and the stunning Royal Palace. Hear all about Madrid’s history and enjoy the local insights from your local host. Stroll through the charming plazas of the city, check out a local market and get a glimpse of the local lifestyle. Wondering about the best places to grab a bite and have some drinks? Get your personal recommendations from your local guide. They’ll show you where you can find the best churros, the oldest restaurant in the world and where to recharge your batteries. Of course, you won’t miss Plaza Mayor, Madrid’s main square. You and your friends will be amazed by Puerta del Sol’s buzzing atmosphere. The square is known for its restaurants, cafes and it’s the place where you’ll end your tour. Let your local guide know if you have any special requests, they can always 100% personalize the tour for you. It's all exclusively for you and your family or friends. Take a look at the host's’ personal videos, pick the one you love the most and kickstart your experience in Madrid on the right foot!

Madrid City Sightseeing and Skip the Line Royal Palace Guided Tour

Duration: 4 hours
Join us on a panoramic tour of Madrid. Pass by some of the most important sites such as Puerta de Alcalá or Cibeles Fountain, among others. Take pictures of the most significant attractions in the city. Skip the line and discover the Royal Palace with a local guide.

Avila and Salamanca Tour from Madrid

Duration: 10 hours
Discover two of Spain’s best-preserved medieval cities on this day trip to Avila and Salamanca from Madrid. Traveling by air-conditioned vehicle with an expert guide, drive to the exquisite, walled UNESCO World Heritage site city of Avila. Discover top Avila attractions including the fortress-like Avila Cathedral and Basilica of St Vincent, and visit UNESCO-listed Salamanca, a sandstone-built city famous for its 12th-century university. Admire the gorgeous, sandstone Plaza Mayor, the richly carved university entrance façade and other sights, and enjoy free time to have lunch, shop and explore independently.

Panoramic Madrid Sightseeing Tour

Duration: 3 hours
Join us in this panoramic tour through the beautiful city of Madrid. See some of the most important sights in the city such as Puerta de Alcalá, Plaza de Cibeles, Puerta del Sol and the Bernabéu Stadium. Stop at some of the locations to take pictures of those significant places in the city. Get personalized tips from a local guide during the tour.

Madrid Highlights & Tapas Tour

Duration: 4 hours
They say that one can never truly appreciate a city until you wander down its streets. Join me and walk around the city to learn the history behind some of its most iconic sights. As a Madrid native and history lover, I can show you a side to Madrid that you'll not discover any other way. If you have any specific wishes, let me know. I can fully personalize the tour for you. We’ll start the tour at the famous Retiro Park, where we’ll walk to Plaza de España. We'll then pass the Royal Palace and the Moorish Wall. We’ll finish our stroll admiring the beauty of the Old City Hall, Plaza Mayor, and Puerta del Sol. You'll be assured to see the most iconic monuments of the city while enjoying the local neighborhoods, where no tourists can be found. You'll learn about the evolution since the Moorish times until now. Just remember that Madrid has relatively been untouched for centuries, and will give you an almost ancient feel. After the tour, we’ll enjoy some delicious tapas, beer, wine or sangria. You’ll leave feeling like a true Spaniard!

Private Tour: Madrid Walking Tour of Los Austrias

Duration: 3 hours
Get to know Madrid’s vibrant Los Austrias neighborhood on a 2.5-hour walking tour, led by a private guide! Often called Habsburg’s Madrid in reference to the many monuments left by Habsburg’s dynasty, the district holds an array of exciting sights around every twist and turn. See the Royal Palace of Madrid (Palacio Real), walk through Plaza Mayor, visit Mercado de San Miguel and more on this must-do private tour!