Would you like to know the other side of Madrid: monumental and majestic...Footprint of the Bourbon Power?
Join our Free Tour "The other side of Madrid", a route through the Madrid of Los Borbones, we will learn about the modernization and expansion of the capital of the Empire, as well as the influence of one of its most important characters, Carlos III. A route full of great monuments, architecture and landscapes that have witnessed the evolution of the Spanish capital.
At the end of the tour, our guides will take you to enjoy a free refreshing drink.
This activity includes:
- Puerta del Sol
- House of Postas and Real House of Customs
- Metropolis Building
- Church of San José
- Buenavista Palace (Army General Headquarters)
- Palace of Linares (House of America)
- Bank of Spain
- Communications Palace and City Hall
- Cibeles fountain
- Puerta de Alcalá
- Retiro Park
- - Lake and Monument of Alfonso XII
- Fallen Angel Statue
- Cristal Palace
- Felipe IV`s Gate and Plaza Parterre
- Church of Los Jerónimos
- Prado Museum
- Fountain of Neptune
- Free Drinks
- And many other great and spectacular sites
“The encyclopedia of Madrid”
Reviewed on November 15, 2018
Our tourguide could tell us many things about the history of Madrid. I already life in Madrid and got to know a lot more about the city. Furthermore, I liked the paying method; paying by what you...
“One of the best tours I´ve ever done with Manuel”
Reviewed on November 06, 2018
We were looking for a tour guide at the Puerta del Sol and found Manuel by chance. His tour was one of the best tours I´ve ever done. He is not only very knowledgeable, but also very entertaining...
“A great introduction to Madrid!”
Reviewed on November 01, 2018
We happened across Manuel, with his white 'Extreme' umbrella, on the Puerta del Sol, having just left another walking tour early. (A guide with poor English and a lengthy, dry delivery) We were...
Puerta del Sol
The Free Tour "The Other Side of Madrid" starts at two times during the day: 11:30am and 5:30pm. (7:30pm, summer). You will find our guides from 11am and 5pm (7pm Summer); regardless of the season or weather condition. The meeting point is in the Puerta del Sol Square around the equestrian statue of Carlos III; the guides are uniformed and you can identify them with our distinctive white umbrella with the logo of Xtreme Tours Madrid.
Things to note
The Tour "The other side of Madrid" has an approximate duration of 2.5 hours, so we recommend taking the necessary measures of hydration, comfortable clothes and shoes, as well as protection according to season and weather condition.
The Tour "The other side of Madrid" is done under the modality of Free Tour, for which it has no stipulated price, being you who at the end of the tour puts monetary value to the quality of your experience, which motivates our guides to do every day the best possible work with information, enthusiasm, fun and good humor, to give you the best experience and earn your respect.
This tour has a 1 day cancellation policy. Failure to cancel within this time will result in a cancellation charge of €2 fee per person.