Guided Tour, Old Madrid, Stories & LegendsSKU: 18019
Description of Guided Tour, Old Madrid, Stories & LegendsThis guided tour seeks to make you go back in time and experience Medieval Madrid and it will take us through its small streets, squares, and corners of the city that was once known as Mayrit or Magerit. We will uncover all its stories, both real and legend and we will explain how a small, 4 hectares town, managed to replace Toledo as the capital of the Spanish Kingdom.
We will also see what there is left of those ancient times, how it was organized, who were its rulers, where the first churches were built and how Muslims, Jews, and Christians lived together in harmony. In addition, you will also learn about knights and medieval jousts, maidens, and saints, proverbs and sayings. Last but not least, we will discover the origins of the city's emblem and the animals that have been part of it: male and female bear, cats or dragons.
In order to provide you with the best experience our guide, who is licensed in History and Geography, will give you extremely accurate information.
Seize this offer and get to know medieval Madrid, a different city yet so similar to the one we know today.
It is necessary at least 4 more people the guide. Ask us about the possibility of making a private visit (being 4 or more people) for the same price.
*There are discounts for large groups.
- "A walk into the Old Madrid", guided tour supported with graphical materials in order to help you create a vivid image of the first churches.
- Guided tour on foot.
- Our guide is licensed in History and Geography and will answer your questions both during the tour, but also later through e-mail.