Madrid at night hides some sinister stories. Discover a route filled with tales of sorcerers, witches, possessed children, cruel crimes... 

What is a Free Tour?

It is about a walking visit with an official tour guide for free. Once the tour is finished, you can put a price according to your level of satisfaction.


Some of the most gruesome stories in the city await you on our Dark Madrid Free Walking Tour. Meet our Spanish speaking guide who will take you on a historic journey to some of the most shocking places. In between spells and witchcraft, unearth a host of sinister stories lurking on every Madrid street and corner.

Immerse yourself in the mysteries of Madrid in an unforgettable two hour trail where you will discover Madrid´s hidden side, secrets and the most spine chilling crimes ever to be committed. Walk around Plaza Mayor and hear about the public executions, the Calle Sacramento or the history shielded behind the Palace Marqués de Cañete where it is reported that the Marquis appeared with a sword through him. It is rumoured that ever since there are paranormal happenings in the palace: candles that are lit up and then are blown out on their own, screaming heard from the bedrooms or the sound of heart-rending cries.

The Dark Madrid Free Walking Tour is a route packed with spine chilling historic places which will make you see Madrid in a completely different way. Do you dare join us?

*Special Halloween Tour* 27, 28, 29 October a special session of this tour will run. Don´t miss it!

Featured places

  • Callejón del diablo
  • Calle 7 de julio
  • Plaza Mayor
  • Plazuela del conde de Miranda
  • Palacio Real
  • Vista Casa de campo
  • Vecino curioso
  • Palacio del Marqués de Cañete


Spanish speaking guide
The funniest guides that you will find in Madrid!


El tour se hace a pie y no incluye transporte.
Food and drinks
Solo parada para comprar agua o ir al servicio.

Meeting point

Plaza Mayor, next to the Tourist Information Office, Casa de la Panadería.


2 hours.
Spanish speaking guide.
Free tour.
20:00 hours.
Daily (Except Wednesdays).
Outdoor visit
This walking tour includes the visit to the mentioned monuments and places, but entrances are not included.


Tour reservation
Some tours are sold out very soon, so we recommend you to make the reservation as soon as possible to ensure your place. This is also a way to guarantee an excellent tour quality. If you reserve in advance, we can plan the number of tourist guides needed according to the group size, to provide the best experience ever.
Group reservations
In order to guarantee an excellent quality, we don´t accept group reservations for more than 5 people. In this case, we recommend you to book a private tour..
Private tour
¿Would you like to enjoy this tour in private with your family and friends? With our private tour, you will have a tourist guide at your complete disposal and you can personalise the route and the departure time.
If you can't attend the tour, we ask you to let us know in order to offer your place to another person.
As soon as you finish your purchase, you will receive your E-ticket. Check your email and follow the instructions. Print your E-ticket or take it on your mobile phone to the meeting point.

Our promises

Best price guaranteed
Quick and easy reservation
Multilingual Customer Service
Secure payment

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