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Madrid: 5-Hour Pub Crawl

1. Madrid: 5-Hour Pub Crawl

Meet by the bear statue in Puerta del Sol to connect with your party guide for this high-energy walk around Madrid at night, visiting some of the city’s best bars and nightlife venues. With this tour, you don't have to go looking for the coolest places to go out at night in Madrid, as your guides will do that for you! If you are new to Madrid, you will quickly realize that there is an abundance of bars and clubs in the beautiful city, undoubtedly many more than in most capitals. This bar crawl aims to please by taking you to a variety of bars, centered around Sol, the night life heart of the city. Each provides a different atmosphere, with a distinct Spanish or western style. You will get a free shot at each bar, which varies from week to week. However, tequila is always on the menu! You will also enjoy exclusive discounts on drinks at every bar, and free entry to one of Madrid’s hottest clubs at the end of the night.

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Madrid: 1-Hour Segway Tour with Chocolate and Churros

2. Madrid: 1-Hour Segway Tour with Chocolate and Churros

Climb aboard an eco-friendly, self-balancing Segway for a short but comprehensive tour of Madrid’s historic heart, and discover many of the main monuments from the Middle Ages and Modern Age. Meet your guide for a brief training session. Make your way to Plaza de la Villa, one of the oldest in the city and home of a 15th century palace and the beautiful Casa de la Villa, Madrid's old town hall. Then, cruise over to Armory Square, where you can admire two of the city's most important landmarks: the Almudena Cathedral and the Royal Palace. Enjoy the grand Plaza de Oriente as you glide towards the Sabatini Gardens and the Royal Theatre. Continue down Calle Arenal, a lively commercial street, and finish at Puerta del Sol, the true heart of Madrid. Drive your Segway back to the meeting point and stop by the historical San Miguel Market for a hot Chocolate and Churros.

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Highlights of Madrid: Walking Tour with Private Guide

3. Highlights of Madrid: Walking Tour with Private Guide

On this 4-hour guided walking tour you’ll see all the important sights of Madrid. You will be accompanied by a local guide who will tell you about the city’s history and share some interesting anecdotes and legends as well. A stop for tapas and a drink at the end of the tour is included. You’ll be met by your guide at your hotel. Your guide will then take you to the impressive and photo-worthy Templo de Debod, San Antonio de la Florida, and the lovely Jardines del Moro. You’ll also see Las Vistillas, San Francisco el Grande, La Latina, Puerta del Sol, and Plaza de la Villa, before the tour concludes. If you are hungry afterwards, your guide would be happy to recommend a restaurant, and a table can be reserved for you for lunch. Please note: the weather may impact this walking tour, so you should be prepared for rain even though Madrid is generally not a very rainy place. Also, if you have any special requirements or would like to end the tour at a different spot, please indicate this when making your booking.

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Madrid: Treasure Hunt Experience

4. Madrid: Treasure Hunt Experience

Compete against other teams or each other in the same group and discover this beautiful city in the meantime. You will be challenged to use different skills while you play, solving puzzles, riddles, and running through the city. The main idea of this tour is that you have a wonderful time with your friends. Begin the treasure hunt in Puerta del Sol, where you will receive your first riddle. Then, wander through the streets of Madrid trying to find the next riddle that will take you to another puzzle. During the treasure hunt, you will have thechance to stop for 2 drinks in 2 bars as part of the game. The winner will be the first team who completes all the tests and get to the treasure.

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Madrid: Private Tour w/ Locals – Highlights and Hidden Gems

5. Madrid: Private Tour w/ Locals – Highlights and Hidden Gems

See Madrid at its best from the eyes of a local in just 3 hours. Check out prime landmarks like the Royal Palace, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol and hear unique insights that only a local would know. Uncover hidden gems and city secrets along the way that will show you an authentic side of the city with the help of a knowledgeable local guide. Fully experience the local flare with an included local treat to make your city tour a complete experience.

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Madrid: Tapas Walking Tour and Flamenco Show

6. Madrid: Tapas Walking Tour and Flamenco Show

Experience Madrid through its food culture on a tapas walking tour through various bars in the center of Madrid. Together with a culinary expert guide, you’ll discover authentic signature cuisine, gourmet products, and a vast amount of culinary culture, nowadays hidden in the reformed markets of San Miguel and La Cebada in the La Latina neighborhood of Madrid. Start the tour at the famous San Miguel Market, where you’ll taste the famous pintxos of Bilbao. After the San Miguel Market visit, head to La Latina and enjoy traditional Croquettes in the renowned street Cava Baja. Continue the tour through different bars in the center of Madrid, where you’ll taste delicious Spanish omelet and cod tapas, mushrooms tapas accompanied by a glass of wine or cider. After your tapas walking tour, experience another side of Spanish culture. Flamenco, declared Intangible Cultural Heritage by UNESCO in 2010, is the most authentic and popular expression of Spanish culture. Enjoy an intimate flamenco show surrounded by the fantastic atmosphere of The Tablao Flamenco, a hidden treasure in the center of Madrid. Enjoy a complimentary drink during the show.

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Madrid: City Highlights and Bernabeu Museum E-bike Tour

7. Madrid: City Highlights and Bernabeu Museum E-bike Tour

Meet your guide and receive a short safety briefing while familiarizing yourself with your e-bike. Follow Mayor Street through Puerta del Sol, to Plaza de Cibeles. Admire the neoclassical architecture around the plaza, which is a popular meeting point and where all Real Madrid followers unite. Continue the tour in direction of the stadium and pass by the famous statue of Christopher Columbus and see the largest flag of Spain in the square that bears his name. Hear interesting stories about Madrid from your bilingual guide and embark on an e-bike tour of the city’s top sights and on to Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. Once at the stadium, marvel at one of the world’s most famous soccer venues, which is also one of the most popular attractions in Madrid and the home of Real Madrid. Head inside the stadium to take in the panoramic view of the pitch, see the presidential box and trophy room, and then enjoy a tour of the stadium’s museum with a fast-track ticket.  You’ll finish your e-bike sightseeing tour, returning to the meeting point and passing along the most important and beautiful buildings of the Castellana axis.

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Madrid: Full-Day Private History and Legends Walking Tour

8. Madrid: Full-Day Private History and Legends Walking Tour

We are inviting you for this full-day walking tour with a local guide, which will give you a comprehensive introduction to the city. You will visit the historic neighborhoods that have grown up during its long history, from its time as part of Moorish Spain, through the Courts of Castille and the Napoleonic Age, until the modern-day. This is a private tour, which allows you enjoy the intimate experience and together you will walk through the historic center from your hotel lobby, through sights such as Parque de las Vistillas, San Francisco el Grande and Puerta de Toledo. You will visit Plaza Mayor and walk down the Gran Via, Madrid’s showcase shopping district and a testament to early 20th-Century Art Deco architecture. You will take in the Puerta del Sol, where Madrileños celebrate New Year’s Eve by eating a grape on the toll of each bell welcoming in the New Year. During the walk you will have the chance to try some "barquillo," the local liquor of Madroño, and to taste some "Callos a la Madrileña" or "Cocido," served in an authentic atmosphere. Madrid has been the hometown to many different cultures, and you will get to explore its intimate neighborhoods, walking along one of the oldest streets in the city to La Latina. The route you follow takes you through the old city, from the Madrid of the Austrias to the first Muslim area, which formed the origins of the city. It includes an overview of the most important sights, talking about its history and legends as you pass sites such as the magnificent royal Plaza de Oriente, and pop into small taverns to try traditional vermouth with the locals. But, perhaps most importantly, you will break for the day and enjoy a typical Spanish set-menu lunch, lingering for a couple of hours, breaking bread, drinking wine and putting the world to rights as you feast on simple yet utterly delicious food.

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Madrid Mysteries and Tapas Tour

9. Madrid Mysteries and Tapas Tour

Hear enigmatic stories and learn the legends of Madrid's lovers, criminals, prisoners and kings on a mysteries and tapas tour. Get explanations of the city's fascinating history from your guide as you sample tapas in 3 different bars. Get a free drink in every bar you visit, with options including the traditional drinks of Madrid. Once you have investigated the mysteries of Madrid and lined your stomach with food and drinks from the tapas tastings, experience the passion of Madrid's nightlife scene on a pub crawl full of special offers. Benefit from free entrance to all venues, shots at each bar, discounts on additional drinks and much more. Experience a tour that combines the history of Madrid with delicious food and a night out to discover how the city likes to party.

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Madrid Walking Tour with Tapas

10. Madrid Walking Tour with Tapas

Discover the history and culture of Madrid on a guided walking tour through Spain's majestic capital. Walk through the medieval streets and the most famous squares of the old town, accompanied by a friendly local guide. The tour will take your from Debód Temple to Puerta del Sol, stopping along the way for you to sample delicious Spanish tapas. The tour passes by the Royal Palace of Madrid, Plaza de Oriente, and the exterior of Sabatini's Gardens. You will also view the Almudena Cathedral, the beautiful Plaza de la Villa, and the center of medieval Madrid and its winding streets. You will explore San Miguel Square and its famous market, Arco de Cuchilleros, Plaza Mayor and much more.

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What people are saying about Puerta del Sol

Ignacio gave us an absolutely wonderful tour of the city. I have been to Madrid many times before, but I was now traveling with my family. He was knowledgable, engaged and very pleasant. This tour is an absolute must when in Madrid!

Very good way to party in Madrid. I loved the guide, good vibes and people too, a very good group was generated and nothing better than going out dancing with friends! I will repeat!

It was my second time doing the pubcrawl and everything is do well organized. Our guide(juan carlos) made everyone feel so welcome and we all got along super well

Very good!! Juba Carlos guided us to amazing bars in great cias, it's really worth it!!

What a fun experience! The tour guide was informative, helpful and fun.