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Christmas light and festive sights in Madrid
Christmas light and festive sights in Madrid
Seasonal 3 hours

Christmas light and festive sights in Madrid

Good luck grapes, roasted chestnuts in Plaza Mayor and Día de los Reyes Magos.

  • From 48.85 USD pp (based on 8 adults)

  • Private & 100% personalized tour

  • 3 hours

  • Walking Tour

  • Hosted in English (On request: Arabic, French, German, Hindi, Italian, Japanese, Korean, Mandarin, Portuguese, Spanish)

Magic fills the air when Christmas arrives in Madrid as twinkling lights, decorations, and breath-taking displays transform the city into an enchanting wonderland.

You’ll join one of our local Madrid hosts who can’t wait to share their city’s festive traditions with you - it’s all about family and food, two of our favorite things in life and we’re sure yours too!

You’ll explore the city as it’s draped in festive lights and roasted chestnut stands are popping up, seeing the most elaborate trees and Nativity scenes and indulging in some festive treats.

Try Christmas sweets like turrón, a type of nougat which comes in a dizzying array of flavors, polvorones, a kind of almond biscuit and sip on a glass of Cava or two - it’s Christmas and you’re on holiday, after all!

Your host will share with you the beloved local traditions with you, like eating good-luck grapes on New Year’s Eve and Día de los Reyes Magos, and Three Kings Day. Whether you’d like to shop for gifts to take home in the Christmas markets or savor the festive atmosphere, your host is here to make it happen!

    • Join a Madrid local to discover the city's best-loved Christmas sights and traditions
    • Visit the famous Christmas markets in Plaza Mayor (try the roasted chestnuts, they’re divine!)
    • Wander through the markets to discover traditional decorations and gourmet treats - don’t miss turrón, the Christmas nougat, and a glass or two of Cava
    • See elaborate Nativity scenes as you visit churches and the most famous outdoor Nativities
    • Learn about Spanish Christmas foods and how the locals celebrate, from good-luck grapes to Three Kings Day
    • Get tips and tricks from your host for more festivities to discover during your trip
    • This experience will be personalized to you!
    • What’s included
    • 3-hour experience
    • Private and personalized
    • A cup of hot chocolate, mulled wine, Cava or a soft drink per person
    • Start when you like (but for the best displays we suggest after dark)
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • What’s not included
    • Additional food and drink
    • Transport costs
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Gratuities
  • Your hotel/apartment or any other central location

  • Cancel 7 days before the experience for a full refund

    COVID-19 Flexible Policy: you can cancel for free up to a day before the experience and receive a full refund.

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