Private Madrid for Kids Walking Tour with Activities & Snacks

Unlock the secrets of Madrid for your kids on this private tour designed just for them.

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Includes: Fun & educational walking tour of historic Madrid designed just for kids + tastings of churros & jamón at 2 family-run establishments
Experience Size: Private
Times: Anytime from 10:00 am to 6:00 pm.
Duration: 2.5-3 Hours

What's Included

  • See Madrid your way on a private tour just for you and your family.
  • Sit back and relax while your child and their energetic guide hit it off.
  • Make Madrid a city your kids will never forget, thanks to your guide's games and stories.
  • Visit Madrid's top sights and learn its history in a dynamic way designed for 4–12 year olds.
  • Try churros and cured ham—two essential Spanish snacks that happen to be kid favorites!

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Dietary restrictions

This tour is adaptable for...
  • Vegetarians
  • Pescatarians
  • Dairy free
  • Non-alcoholic options
  • Pregnant women
  • We love providing delicious options for those with dietary needs. If you have a dietary requirement or food allergy, please note it when booking. This tour is not recommended for vegans and, due to the risk of gluten cross-contamination, this tour is not recommended for those with celiac disease.

    What to Expect

    TOUR SNAPSHOT

    You know that Madrid is a magical city—but to your child, it seems like just another European capital. Bring the city to life for the little ones in your family on this private tour, especially thought out for 4 through 12 year olds. Get ready for games, wonder-filled stories and even a little Spanish practice. While exploring, we’ll make stops for two kid-approved snacks: Spanish-style ham sandwiches and chocolate and churros.

    STOP-BY-STOP

    This private walking tour explores the city’s historic center. We’ll pass through Madrid’s main sights: the Royal Palace, Plaza de la Villa, San Miguel Market, Plaza Mayor and the Puerta del Sol. Your dynamic guide will keep your children engaged throughout with stories of Spanish history. Think explorers, kings and queens, princes and princesses, artists, and more! Kids will see Madrid as never before, especially while looking all over the city for as many uses of our symbol (our beloved oso, or bear) as they can find!

    About one hour into the tour, it’s time for a mid-morning snack. We’ll make our first stop for a tasting of prized Iberian ham and other cured meats at a family-run ham shop. Adults and children will enjoy a beverage of choice (cava, wine, beer, soft drinks, or water) and kids will learn the art of making (and eating!) Spanish sandwiches, called bocadillos. Meanwhile, they’ll learn all about Spanish culture and how kids their own age live in Spain.

    Towards the end of the route, you’ll make your second food stop at one of the city’s most famous spots for piping hot churros and chocolate. Coffee and tea are also on offer as a pick me up before continuing the day. And don’t worry, we won’t ruin your appetite for lunch—but we will give you lots of tips for where to grab a bite after the tour.

    When it’s time to say goodbye, your child will leave with a new understanding of Madrid—and a memory they’ll remember for years to come!

    And as with all Devour Madrid tours, you’ll receive our Devouring Madrid guide. Packed with all our favorite places to eat and drink in the city, put down your guidebook and get ready to experience Madrid like a local!

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    About Our Expert Guides

    Your tour will be lead by one of our expert, English-speaking guides, who loves kids! They’re all gifted storytellers who are smart, passionate and talented and whose excitement for this country is contagious!

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    Map Your Tour

    Meeting point Plaza de Isabel II
    Places we'll visit Madrid's historic center

    Bring Madrid's past to life while exploring the city's top sights.

    Ending point Puerta del Sol
    We do not enter any monuments on this tour, but we do visit and discuss them from the outside!
    Kids aged 3 and under come along for free, as long as the minimum of 2 paying family members has been met.
    The material on the tour is geared towards kids ages 4 to 12, but we welcome the whole family along regardless of age. If you’re a family with teens, check out our our Tapas, Taverns & History Tour or our Ultimate Spanish Cuisine Tour.
    The tour lasts about 2.5 to 3 hours, depending on your family's pace, and covers about 2 kilometers (1.2 miles).
    Our family tours are private, just for you and your family (please note that we require a minimum of 2 paying family members to reserve the tour). If you're looking for a small-group, family-friendly tour, check out our Ultimate Spanish Cuisine Tour and our Huertas Neighborhood Food & Market Tour.
    We want as many people to be able to enjoy our tours as possible. Scroll up the page a little to see what dietary restrictions this tour is adaptable for.
    The tour does not include transport to the meeting place, or from the ending point (ask your guide for guidance at the end of the tour if you’re not sure where you are). Also, please feel free to tip your guide if you think they did a great job! The standard gratuity in the tour industry is 10% to 15%.
    Most importantly, your appetite for food and fun! Keep in mind tours take place rain or shine, so please dress appropriately and bring an umbrella if it looks like rain. Also, we recommend you wear comfortable shoes as you’ll be walking a couple of kilometers. Finally, while we do serve water on the tour at some stops, we recommend you bring a bottle of water.

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