Habsburgs Madrid walking tour

private tour!

1 h 30 min
Free! cancellation up to 48h


  • Habsburgs Madrid walking tour is one of the most representative tours of Madrid's golden age.
  • Travel to the past of the capital of an empire strolling through the Plaza Mayor and the Royal Palace.
  • Discover the life of Madrid's between 16th and 17th century with a guide only for your group!


Discover with the Habsburgs Madrid walking tour one of the most picturesque and representative tours of Madrid. Habsburgs Madrid is the name given to Madrid at the time when the Habsburg dynasty reigned in Spain, between the 16th and 17th centuries.

Don't miss it! We tour the most representative places of the golden stage of Madrid, illustrating maps, engravings and plans so that you feel transported to Madrid capital of a great empire.

In the itinerary of the Habsburgs Madrid walking tour we will visit the Plaza Mayor, court space and stage of the main public events of the time. The Plaza Mayor is one of the monuments that best define Madrid de los Austrias and must stop on this tour.

We will continue walking towards the Arco de Cuchilleros and the winding streets around Plaza de la Villa, the heart of medieval Madrid, where the oldest buildings are located. On Calle Bailén we will admire the neoclassical exterior of the Almudena Cathedral until we reach Plaza de Oriente, where the Royal Palace is located.

The Royal Palace of Madrid is one of the most beautiful and best preserved palaces in Europe, which was built in the 18th century on the old Alcázar de Los Austrias, a political-administrative centre of the time and symbol of the consolidation of Madrid as the political capital of the Kingdom.

We will also talk about leisure and everyday life of the Madrilenians of this imperial period, as well as the kings who gave rise to culture, such as Philip IV.


As it is a private tour, you will take the walking tour of 1 and a half hour with an official guide only for you and those who accompany you. Having also, the advantage of choosing the schedule and the day at your convenience.

We will also provide you with the details to contact the guide in advance, in case you want to customize the itinerary or discuss any questions to make the visit completely to your liking.


  • Madrid Old Quarter Walking tour
  • Official Spanish-speaking guide

Not included

  • Tickets to monuments.


Private tour

1-3 people per group
46.50 $
4-7 people per group
75 $
8-10 people per group
104 $

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COVID-19 Measures

  • Enjoy the activity safely! We adopt the recommended legal and sanitary measures to prevent the spread of COVID-19. Among them, keeping the safety distance, the use of masks for both the guide and the participants, small groups, disposable headphones, vehicle disinfection before and after each service, disinfectant gel available, avoiding the use of printed material, among others, according to the specific type of activity.


Free! cancellation up to 48 hours before the date of the activity with 100% refund / Less than 48 hours, late arrival or no show: no refund will be provided.

Starting point

The guide will be waiting for you in Plaza Isabel II, between the exits of the Opera subway.
Habsburgs Madrid walking tour
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