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Local Neighborhoods & Gourmet Tapas tour

A city walk with a twist!

Tour Highlights

  • Indulge in a traditional Spanish breakfast in an iconic chocolateria.
  • Experience the charming local tradition of shopping for sweets in a cluster convent.
  • Visit one of the most famous gourmet markets in the whole country.
  • Taste local, organic wines and Spanish olive oil at some of our favourite Madrid markets.
  • Discover the secrets of the Lavapies and La Latina neighbourhoods and learn all about the capital’s scintillating history as we wander the pretty streets.
Person (All Ages)

Madrid City Tour with a twist

Explore Madrid’s lesser-known historic neighbourhoods, learn about the city’s history, and discover how these areas have changed over time. We explore the hidden gems of these residential areas, and together we experience how the locals live — and eat! Along the way, we stop at a few local spots to sample the new organic & gourmet production in Spain!

Language: English

Inclusions: Local English-speaking guide, food and drink samples (hot chocolate with churros, organic olive oil tasting, wine tasting, one glass of cava & five gourmet tapas dishes)

Exclusions: Additional food and drink, any sweets bought from the cluster convent, personal shopping, tips and gratuities for your guide

Schedule details

  • Duration: 4 hours
  • Meeting point: Plaza Isabel II, at the statue of the woman in the middle of the square, facing the Opera House’s façade (Metro stop: Opera). Your guide holds an Urban Adventures sign so you can easily spot them. View Location on What3words.
  • Starting time: 10 am
  • Ending point: The heart of the Barrio de Las Letras neighborhood — Huertas Street corner with Calle del Leon.