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.

Description

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

Details

Duration
2 hours
Language
Spanish speaking guide
Rates
Free tour
Time
8:00 PM
Availability
Every day except Tuesday
Outside guided visit
We will visit from outside all monuments and places of our tour description

Included

The best Spanish Speaking guides of Madrid

Excluded

Food and drinks
Transportation (walking tour)

Meeting point

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

Conditions

How to book?

Limited tickets. Do not miss it! Choose the date on the calendar and fill in with your details to complete the booking. Immediate confirmation.

Planning an activity for more than 5 adults?

You may also consider booking a private tour to get your own private guide. For further information here.

Do the tours run despite bad weather conditions and public holidays?

Affirmative! Otherwise we will contact you in advance to inform you about it.

Can I modify or cancel my booking?

Are you unable to attend our tour? Let us know to reschedule your booking.

Our promises

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

Contact us

Do you have any question?
Would you like this tour in private?
Reservation online or by phone (+34) 928926312
Cancel or modify reservation

Reviews

  • Posted by: Adrian Herman
    Muy buen trabajo el Madrid Siniestro...lo hicimos el 8/01 eramos solo tres...el resto falló y no fue!! Muy mal se la PERDIERON!!! Gracias x la experiencia...
  • Posted by: Rosa María Casado Castellanos
    Experiencia muy buena, muy profesionales y atentos. Recomendable 100%.

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