Walk around the 200 market stalls alongside a knowledgeable local guide. See locals buying their daily produce to make their delicious Mediterranean recipes. Make the best of your stay while in Madrid and experience a once in a lifetime tour of the best markets that Madrid has to offer.
Enjoy a real and unique experience learning about the fresh seasonal products and ingredients the secret source of Spanish cuisine.
The Market Tour starts off with a chance to try a typical Spanish brunch of churros and chocolate, coffee with toast and fresh tomatoes with olive oil or a Tapa of Tortilla (Spanish omelet). It's your choice! Once you have gathered strength you'll be ready to visit the big market and discover all the variety of fresh Spanish products sold there.
You'll be visiting Spain's biggest fresh market with it's 8.800 square meters (10524,71 square-yards). Stalls of fruit and vegetables, delicious olives, meats, hams, and fresh fish and shellfish from our three seas.
You will make several stops in different stalls learning first-hand from the shopkeepers and buying seasonal products to delight them during the tour in market's bars.
Don't miss the opportunity to buy at a good price yummy ingredients like saffron, paprika, canned bask white tuna, extra virgin olive oil and quirky jams of red peppers or chestnuts. You are in the right place.
After the visit you can come back to the meeting point with the guide or continue the morning by yourself going shopping at the largest department store in the city of Madrid or visiting the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, home ground of Real Madrid football (soccer) team. Both places are close to the market.