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Market of San Miguel

Market of San Miguel: Our most recommended tours and activities

Madrid: City Tour by Private Eco Tuk-Tuk

1. Madrid: City Tour by Private Eco Tuk-Tuk

Embark on an electric tuk-tuk tour of Madrid and discover some of the main monuments of the city. Enjoy the perfect introduction to Madrid as your guide recommends places to visit during your stay. Admire the exterior of some of Madrid's most iconic landmarks including the Royal Palace and the Almudena Cathedral. Ride through the charming neighborhoods of Las Letras and Retiro and see the House of Cervantes and the Church of Los Jerónimos. See the Palacio de las Cortes, the Puerta de Alcalá, and the facades of the museums of Paseo del Prado on this fun and exciting adventure through the city.

Madrid: City Walking Tour & Royal Palace Skip-the-Line Tour

2. Madrid: City Walking Tour & Royal Palace Skip-the-Line Tour

Explore the highlights of Madrid's Old Town on a city tour with a guide, including skip-the-line entry to the Royal Palace with a tour. Stop by beautiful squares like Plaza de la Villa and Plaza de Oriente as you learn about their history. Finish with a guided tour of the impressive Royal Palace. Start the tour at Calle Mayor, a bustling central street in the Old Town. Cross the Plaza Mayor and see its statue of Felipe III. Next, head to the San Miguel market and browse its stalls of authentic Spanish cuisine. Continue to the Plaza de la Villa, one of the most well-preserved historic squares in the city. Learn about its history as the former site of the Madrid Town Hall. Make your way to the Plaza de Oriente, which leads to the Royal Palace. From there, enjoy skip-the-line entry to the palace and take a guided tour of the largest royal residence in Europe. See its courtyards, art collections, and 18th-century architecture up close.

Madrid: Local Tapas and Wine Tour with Drinks & Views

3. Madrid: Local Tapas and Wine Tour with Drinks & Views

Enjoy the true art of Tapeo in this experience in which you will discover Spanish gastronomy from bar to bar visiting different neighborhoods. The tour will start at the San Miguel square and head to La Latina, Cava Baja street, where most of the famous sites for Tapeo exist. There, taste traditional Spanish croquettes, particularly ham or even shellfish, of course, a good wine to pair. The route will continue through different bars in the center of Madrid, where you taste typical mushroom tapas or Padrón peppers. Answer the important questions, why are some hot and others not? accompanied by a beer or cider. Near the last stop, the tour arrives in the San Miguel Market, to taste the famous pintxos of Bilbao accompanied by a Txakoli glass. Afterward, walk through the Plaza Mayor and Barrio de las Letras, where famous poets and artists spent the best years of their lives. The last tasting stop is a traditional meat cheek with mashed potatoes, paired with a good wine, preferably red. Can you think of a better ending than going up to a terrace with excellent views of Madrid to enjoy a drink? (Only available on the evening tour.) Have fun and feel unique in your experience in a small group premium tour.

Madrid: City Highlights Tuk Tuk Tour

4. Madrid: City Highlights Tuk Tuk Tour

Explore Madrid from the comfort of an electric tuk-tuk on a guided tour. Experience some of the city’s most popular sights and learn about each one from your driver tour guide. Choose from a 1, 1.5, or 2-hour tour. Enjoy the convenience of a hotel pickup and head to the Los Jeronimos neighborhood to begin your private Madrid sightseeing tour. From here, make your way past the emblematic Retiro Park, now a UNESCO World Heritage Site. See the Puerta de Alcalá, Paseo del Prado, the Royal Palace, and more, making stops along the way to take in each of the attractions. 

Madrid: Royal Palace Entry Ticket and Small Group Tour

5. Madrid: Royal Palace Entry Ticket and Small Group Tour

Enjoy with our official guides a wonderful Walking Tour to the Royal Palace with the freedom offered by the tour with our radio system. Don't wait and skip the line at the Royal Palace through preferential access with us. You will know the history of this great palace. twice as big as Buckingham Palace? . It is an essential place to visit during your stay in Madrid, you will get to know its architectural style of Italian baroque, its halls, the parade ground. Today it is used by the Spanish Royal House to celebrate the most important receptions. Learn about the hearings, dinners and signing of agreements held over the years. Stroll through the Plaza de la Armería. Marvel at the beautiful tapestries and elegant furnishings. Follow your guide through the Grand Staircase, Throne Room, and Banquet Hall, among others. Once your guided tour is over, don't forget to take your best photos from the Plaza de la Armería viewpoint.

Madrid: History of Tapas Walking Tour and Tasting

6. Madrid: History of Tapas Walking Tour and Tasting

Benefit from the deep knowledge of a local guide in Madrid's tapas scene with a walking tour and tasting experience. In a small group of no more than 10 people, find some secret spots with great tapas traditions in the old city. See, smell, and taste the astonishing San Miguel Market with its narrow and old-stone city streets and discover the very Spanish tradition of "going for tapas".   For more than three hundred years, Spaniards from all localities continue to enjoy this custom. It is claimed that King Alfonso X ordered that in the small restaurants of Castile, no wine be served if not accompanied by food. Another version of history claims the origin of tapas lies in the bars and taverns that began to cover glasses with pieces of bread or slices of ham to prevent flies from entering the drink.

Best walking tour in Madrid

7. Best walking tour in Madrid

A guided walking tour into: Templo de Debod The debod temple, a jewel of the Nile brought to Madrid stone to stone to rebuild in Europe a complete Egyptian Temple saved from the Aswan Damm construction. It's more than 2.220 years old and was consecrated to the god Amon. Parque del Oeste The most impressive panoramic view of Madrid, from the site the city was born in IX century from debod Temple. Plaza de España The most important Square of in the west side of the city, were stands the statue tribute to Don Quixote and its writer Miguel de Cervantes. Plaza de Oriente Discover this amazing monumental and garden square, it contains the collection of 20 sculptures of the ancient kings of Spain carved in stone, flanked by the Royal Opera House and the Royal palace and at it's center the equestrian bronze sculpture of the King Philip IV, designed by Galileo Galilei and Velázquez. Catedral de la Almudena From the outside square we will describe the majestic new gothic Cathedral of Madrid and his surrounding landscape. Palacio Real de Madrid Visit the outside of Madrid Royal Palace, the official residence of Kings of Spain. Our oficial guide will explain to you the impressive historical and artistic heritage that is part of this huge palace. Calle Mayor A historical walk from old Madrid main street, through the old stone pavemented streets, squares and narrow alleys that compose the XV century quarter. Plaza de la Villa The heart of ancient Madrid is this old town square which contains the city hall " Plaza de la Villa" with it's historical buildings and the statue of Álvaro de Bazán the Grand admiral of the Spanish Armada. Mercado San Miguel Visit the San Miguel market famous worldwide for its tapas and delicatessen stores. Plaza Mayor Plaza Mayor is the main square of the old city, location of medieval tournaments, inquisition trials, and even bullfights, at it's centre a equestrian statue of Philip III of Spain, it's surrounded of restaurants and tapas bar, amongst them the oldest taverns of the world.

Madrid: Flamenco Show with Tapas and Wine Tour

8. Madrid: Flamenco Show with Tapas and Wine Tour

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.

Madrid: Tapas & History Food Walking Tour

9. Madrid: Tapas & History Food Walking Tour

Yes, You can take 1000 pictures all by yourself and eat where ever you want but would it be nice to learn all about the city you are visiting and all the things you are eating? Madrid is a city with a rich history and a diverse culinary culture. A tapas and history tour of Madrid provides an excellent opportunity to discover the city's most iconic dishes while learning about its history. The tour starts at the historic Plaza Mayor open 1620, where the guide takes visitors through the winding medieval streets of Madrid plus explores Madrid's food culture. Your guide will explain to you all about the wonderful tapas you'll be eating and the history of how Spain became known for Tapas. no visit to Madrid is complete without trying some of its excellent wines, including Rioja and Ribera del Duero, which pair perfectly with the city's delicious cuisine. Your guide tells you all about the rich history of Madrid going back to over a thousand years when the Moors ruled Spain. Our Tapas & History Tour is perfect for couples, families, or groups of friends who want to experience the best of Madrid in a fun and unique way. so all you need to bring is your sense of adventure and your appetite!

Madrid: Mercado and Street Food Walking Tour

10. Madrid: Mercado and Street Food Walking Tour

Madrid, the capital of Spain, is famous for its vibrant culture, architecture, and lively nightlife. But it's also home to some of the most delicious food and wine in the world. A gastronomic tour of Madrid is a must for any food lover visiting the city. The tour starts with a visit to the Mercado de San Miguel, a lively and bustling market where you can sample some of the finest Spanish foods. From fresh seafood to jamón ibérico and artisanal cheeses, there's something to suit every palate. The market is also home to many local wine bars where you can taste a range of Spanish wines. After the market, the tour heads to a traditional bodega in the heart of Madrid. Here, you'll learn about the history of winemaking in Spain and the different varieties of wine produced in the country. Next, the tour takes you to one of Madrid's most famous tapas bars. Tapas are small plates of food that are typically shared amongst friends and are a staple of Spanish cuisine. At this bar, you'll be able to try a variety of delicious tapas. The tour ends with a visit to a chocolate shop. Throughout the tour, you'll be accompanied by a knowledgeable guide who will share their expertise on Spanish food and wine. The tour is a great way to experience the local culture and cuisine of Madrid and is perfect for food lovers looking to discover something new.

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What people are saying about Market of San Miguel

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based on 599 reviews

The tour was so much fun and our guide, Pablo, was the sweetest person. We enjoyed his patience as he taught us to ride the segway and he was very knowledgeable and interesting in the tour. He gave us time to have photos and videos taken as well. We were very happy with this experience!

Laura was a terrific guide with a lot energy and helpful information during our tour. Food and drinks were great, and being in a beautiful city like Madrid made all the more enjoyable. Highly recommend.

We did the booking at the last minute because other tour was cancelled and we were suprise in a good way. The tour was very interesting and Laura was amazing. Totally recommend!

Agustin was an amazing tour guide and so personable. He gave us great insight but also was caring, conversations flew consistently!

Getyourguide saved me for the trip in Madrid. Trustworthy German service.