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Free Tour of Madrid
  • English
  • 120 minutes

Take a Civitatis free walking-tour of Madrid and discover its most emblematic areas, monuments and buildings accompanied by a local bilingual guide and learn about this beautiful city’s history and legends.

Itinerary

Follow your guide through the historic streets of Madrid and find out about how it was established and delve into its most significant periods up until the present-day. You’ll stroll through the medieval part of the city, El Madrid de los Austrias and El Madrid de los Borbones.  

You’ll visit the most iconic streets, squares and landmarks, including Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Plaza de Oriente, the Royal Palace, Plaza de la Villa, the Opera, Calle Gran Vía, the Mercado de San Miguel and even the renowned Chocolatería San Ginés.

While you wander through Madrid’s historic center, you’ll be told about the capital’s past, traditions and folklore that live on in the palaces, convents, boulevards and squares.

Our free guided-tour takes off from the Civitatis Tours & Tickets tourist office, located in Calle Montera, 32. The office is very close to the following metro stations: Gran Vía, Sol and Sevilla.

You state the price

At the end of the free tour we invite you to pay your guide based on your level of satisfaction, since they are exclusively paid with the visitors’ gratuities.

Important information

If you’re traveling with a group of over 6 people, please book a private tour. Groups with over 6 people will not be allowed to participate in the Madrid Free Walking Tour. 

Minors must always be accompanied by an adult. Each adult can be accompanied by a maximum of three adolescents or children.

Price

Adults Children less than 18 years old
Free English-Speaking Tour
Free
Free

Free English-Speaking Tour

  • Adults

    Free
  • Children less than 18 years old

    Free

More information

Duration

120 minutes.

Language English

The tour is exclusively in English.

Included

Expert English speaking guide.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

Ticket

Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.

Accessibility

Yes

How to book?

To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

Do you have any questions?

Find answers to our most frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.

Free!

Meeting point

Civitatis Tours & Tickets, Calle Coloreros 2, near Puerta del Sol

Cancellations

If you are not able to attend the tour, please cancel your reservation in the control panel, otherwise the guide will be waiting for you.

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