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Neighborhood Market and Tasting Walk

food walk

Neighborhood Market and Tasting Walk

11 reviews
Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English
food walk

Neighborhood Market and Tasting Walk

food walk

Neighborhood Market and Tasting Walk

11 reviews
Paused through April 30. To protect the health of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.
Duration
2.5 hours
Group size
Up to 10 people
Includes
Food
Hosted in
English

What you'll do

Eat and drink your way through one of Madrid’s most iconic neighborhoods. Discover the Madrid you’ve dreamed of and learn some tricks of the trade that will get you ordering drinks, buying ham and choosing bars like a local. You'll see places and try bites you would have never found on your own! -We'll start with a light traditional breakfast (you’ll also learn all about how to order coffee and navigate Spain’s sometimes mysterious culinary timetable). -Walk through two and a half centuries of Madrid history. -Meet some of the people preserving Spanish food culture and sample some of their favorite treats. -Go into a local market and try everything from ham to olives (and then some) and learn the history of Spain's most important culinary products. -Finish the morning with the must-try bocadillo de calamares and a caña (Madrid's iconic calamari sandwich on a crusty roll and a small beer). -Plus get tons of personalized, insider tips and recommendations for continuing to explore Madrid or wherever your Spanish journey takes you. -The tour begins with a light breakfast and will be followed by 6 tasting stops as we explore the neighborhood. Come hungry! (Vegetarian options available).

Your host

Learn more about Margit

Margit

Originally from Seattle, Margit came to Madrid on vacation in 2007 and has never looked back. After years of showing friends and family around her adopted city, she decided to make it her career. She has been leading food tours around the city for 5 years. The Malasaña neighborhood is her home base and favorite stomping ground. Let her share her passion, enthusiasm and knowledge in an unforgettable morning of flavors, fun and connecting with the people behind the food. Margit has explored Spain from north to south and can give you great tips for making the most of the rest of your trip!

What's included

Food
The morning includes enough food and drinks for breakfast and a light lunch. Vegetarian options are available.

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Where you'll be

Plaza Dos de Mayo, a Madrid landmark since the 19th century. Have breakfast at a storied local cafe. Wander through Malasaña's narrow streets, airy squares and pass by traditional businesses. Meet Jesus at his gourmet shop and enjoy some of his favorite bites from around Spain. Explore a neighborhood market with tasting stops for ham, fruit, olives, pastries, and a final beer and classic Madrid sandwich (hint: it involves calamari).

This experience is available starting May 04, 2020

To protect the health and safety of our community, all Airbnb Experiences are paused through April 30, 2020 due to coronavirus (COVID-19). Visit the Help Centre for the latest updates before you book.

Things to keep in mind

Cancellation policy

Any experience can be cancelled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase, or at least 7 days before the experience starts.

Communication policy

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Guest requirements

Up to 10 guests ages 18 and up can attend. Parents may also bring children under 2 years of age.

Alcohol

This experience includes alcohol. Only guests who meet the legal drinking age will be served alcoholic beverages.

What to bring

Comfortable shoes, we'll be walking and standing much of the time.

More tips

The total walking distance for the morning will be about 1.5 KM (1 mile). We'll be walking and standing with intermittent sitting.

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Neighborhood Market and Tasting Walk
11 reviews
From $111/person
11 reviews
From $111/person