Private tour

Madrid: History & Culture Private Tapas Tour

Activity provider: MadSnail Travel
Private tour

Madrid: History & Culture Private Tapas Tour

Activity provider: MadSnail Travel

From US$ 465.19 per person

Sample the many types of tapas offered in Madrid´s centenary bars, taverns, and markets. Let your 5 senses, and your knowledgeable guide, take you on a culinary journey to experience the diversity of cultures and traditions behind these popular foods.

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Duration 6 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English, French, Greek, Portuguese
Pickup included
The guide will be waiting for you at the entrance to your accommodation. Be sure to provide your accommodation details when booking.
Private group


  • Taste tapas and other typical dishes, accompanied by beer or wine
  • Visit 6 or 7 different food venues, such as taverns, bars, markets
  • Get an overview of gastronomical traditions in Madrid and throughout Spain
Full description
Your 6-hour gastronomic experience begins in Madrid´s city center where your guide will take you back in time to explain the development of the culinary culture of this world-class foodie capital. Taste tapas and experience the diversity of eateries from the traditional to the modern at approximately 7 different Madrid venues. Your visits will include a specialty tavern, a traditional farmers market, a modern tasting market, an old boozers, a city winery, a local family run bar, and more. During this excursion you’ll learn to distinguish and recognize tapas, pintxos, platos, platillos, and raciones – a bit of culinary knowledge that would probably pass unobserved by the average foreign visitor to Madrid.
  • A great variety of tapas
  • Tastings of various Spanish wines or beers (may differ at each establishment visited)
  • Local tour guide

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    March 6, 2019

    Amazing and very interesting!

    April 21, 2018

    Product ID: 43939