Madrid Historical and Rebel Tour Free

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Duration: 2 hours
Provided by Sofía Fontes

Overview of the tour in Madrid

From the old Mayrit to the conflictive 19th century, and passing through the traditional tapas of the Latin, the walk will include a complete view of the history of the city as well as its uses and customs, those of yesterday and today.
We will start at the Opera Square, where the monumental Teatro Real is located, and we will continue towards the Royal Palace, an area in which almost the whole history of the city is condensed. In the surroundings of the Royal Palace is the Plaza de Oriente, the Sabatini Gardens and the remains of the old Arab wall, forming a beautiful space through which we will tell the history of the city from its first settlements in the ninth century, until the conflictive 19th century.
Along the Calle Mayor, the place where all the royal receptions pass, we will tell you about the most outstanding and unusual events of the 19th century, determinants of the current Madrid. Then we will see the Plaza Mayor, and we will deviate to discover its secret gardens.
From there we will go to the neighborhood of La Latina, the oldest in the city and famous for its tapas.
The visit will include explanations about the map and sociological explanations.

This activity includes:

  • Plaza de Oriente
  • Centro de Servicios Sociales Maravillas
  • Royal Academy of Pharmacy
  • La Plaza de la Villa (Madrid)
  • Christian Walls of Madrid
  • Muslim Walls
  • Plaza de Ópera
  • Royal Palace of Madrid
  • Luchas sociales
  • Jardines secretos
  • Tapas

Meeting point

Estatua de Isabel II.

On arrival

Plaza de Isabel II, better known as Ópera, is located in the center of Madrid, 3 minutes from Sol on Calle Arenal. It has a Metro mouth right next to the Metro Ópera meeting point and bus stations also in the same square.
Metro: Opera (L2, L5, R), Sun (L1, L2, L3).
Buses: 500, 363, 25, 39, 148
BiciMad stations: 24 and 36.

Things to note

Bring comfortable shoes, hat and water.

Free Cancellation

You are free to cancel a booking anytime. We kindly remind you to cancel bookings you cannot arrive for. Being reported as absent decreases your customer level points and the benefits you can enjoy.

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