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Spanish Inquisition and Legends of Madrid Walking Tour

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1 hr 50 mins

A mysterious evening awaits you on this guided walking tour in Madrid where you will journey to the days of the Spanish Inquisition and the Legends of Old Madrid.


  • Get ready to immerse yourself in history and learn about what really happened during the Spanish Inquisition from a professional guide as you take a walk through Madrid after the sun has retired.

  • Your guide, dressed in historical costume, will narrate to you tales of horror from Old Madrid as you walk through cobbled alleyways.

  • Allow your guide to lead the way as you pass by monasteries and churches as you explore some of the most infamous places in the city.

  • On this walking tour, you will get to walk through some less travelled paths in Old Madrid as you are taken on a journey that details the days of the Spanish Inquisition.

  • This immersive experience is bound to have you on your toes at every turn with the evening creating the perfect ambiance for such an adventure.


  • Professional guide (in historical costume)


  • Access to sites visited and “jump scares”

  • Snacks and drinks

cancellation policy

You can cancel these tickets up to 24 hours before the experience begins and get a full refund.

The Spanish Inquisition is infamous for its tales of horror and brutality. Initially formed as a judicial institution, it soon became synonymous with widespread suffering and even death. On this immersive journey, you will get a chance to walk through the alleyways of Old Madrid as a professional guide accompanies you. In keeping with the evening’s theme, your guide will be dressed in historical costume as they tell you of legends and ghosts that burden Old Madrid.

On this tour, you will learn about the details of the Spanish Inquisition that many are not aware of. Intimate aspects, untold stories and so much more await you on this tour. Accompanied by your guide, you will discover many historical facts as you pass by churches, monasteries, and sites that earlier used to be jails and gallows where those who were condemned by the Holy Tribunal were sent.


Apr 4, 2022 to Jul 11, 2023

Tue, Thu and Sat: 6:30pm and 8:15pm

Important Information

  • Photography is allowed

  • Pets and guide dogs are allowed

  • It is recommended to carry a raincoat or an umbrella in case of rain and to dress appropriately in the winter

  • Your voucher will be emailed to you shortly.

  • Display the voucher on your mobile phone with a valid photo ID at the meeting point.

  • Please arrive at the meeting point 5 minutes before the scheduled time of your visit to avoid any delays.

Meeting Point

  • Meet your guide at small fountain, located in front of the Palace of the Holy Cross.

  • Address: Pl. de la Provincia, 28012 Madrid, Spain.

  • Your guide will be wearing a period costume and carrying a lantern.

Get Directions to the Meeting Point

Getting There

By Bus

  • The closest bus stop is Plaza Mayor. It is a quick 1-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board bus 50 to get you there.

By Subway

  • The closest Sunway station is Sol. It is a quick 3-minute walk to the meeting point.

  • Board subway 1, 2 and 3 to get you there.


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