Market, Tapas and Flamenco Tour in Malaga
This is the perfect match: history, food and a wonderful Flamenco show. Are you willing to discover these three options together? Then this is your your, always in a small group limited to 8 people, to keep the group cozy. This tour includes a historical walk through the Old Town of Malaga with an official guide, admission to the Flamenco Show and a complete tapas-lunch tour with stops in some tapas places, including the Atarazanas Local Food Market, with drinks and tapas are also included, the most important pillars in Spanish and Andalusian culture
This region is the birthplace of flamenco and Malaga is the perfect place to enjoy an afternoon of passionate music and dance. Our Market, Tapas & Flamenco Tour has been designed for you to enjoy the best of all combined. Experience the mysteries, emotion and power of authentic flamenco firsthand!
First, at the market and a second tapas bar you will taste typical Spanish tapas, accompanied by local wines, a complete tapas lunch. Explore the city center and hear some of its secrets in company of expert guided, while you walk from place to place
Afterwards, you will have a great opportunity to discover the history of flamenco and its roots. The mixture of diverse cultures in Andalusia was the perfect breeding ground for the development of this art that is considered Intangible World Heritage. Experience the passion of flamenco music and dancing in Malaga’s Historical District with this included show
We’ll get started with a brief introduction of Malaga! Our licensed tour guide will explain some interesting facts and anecdotes about Malaga as well as a short summary about what it’s included on this tour
After we see and explore our most commercial street, calle Larios, we’ll head to the market. This is what we call THE STOP, Atarazanas Market, a local food market inside a historical building from the second half of the XIX century. A wide selection of different tastings and tapas will be offered as Iberian ham, Manchego cheese, local fish from the bay of Malaga and delicious tinto de verano, the local version of Sangria. Inside the market we’ll share with you some interesting anecdotes and stories behind the stalls. After this immersion in the local culture we’ll head to our second eatery
Next up, you’ll sit down in a local tapas bar to enjoy delicious tapas and Spanish wine. A wide selection will be offered and you can pick two generous tapas per person. We will explain you how to order tapas in Spain and what it’s behind the tapas scene as well as how some of these delicious tapas are cooked. Be ready for surprises, we have a lot of them ready for you in this second stop!
Now you’re ready for the show after a fulfill tapas experience! We’ll slide into our reserved seats just a few steps away from the stage and you’ll experience 45 minutes of raw emotion communicated through traditional dance, guitar playing and singing
At the end of the tour, you’ll have done so much more than eaten tapas and seen a flamenco show, you’ll understand Malaga, and we bet it will have found a place in your heart ❤️
When? Tour starts at 11:30AM, available everyday except Sundays and holidays (the market is closed!). If you are looking for an evening experience, check our Evening Flamenco & Tapas tour
Where is the tour? The whole tour takes place in old town Malaga, no more than 1 mile / 1,6km distance flat walk in total
Where do we meet? Our meeting point is located in Plaza de la Marina, outside McDonalds, further information will be sent after you submit your booking
How many people? All our tours are limited to a maximum of 8 people, while you process your booking you can choose either set as private for 10€ extra per person or leave the booking open, so more people can be added and price will be lower, remember, the more, the merrier! Price will be always adjusted accordingly to the final number of participants. Larger groups available upon request
How do we pay? We don’t require any deposit or prepayment, you pay after the tour in cash (Euros) or credit card (we accept major cards including Visa, Discover, MasterCard and AMEX). For large groups we may require a deposit
Not included on the price
Extra drinks or food at each tapas bar, spirits or other kind of drink as mentioned before
Gratuities, not request nor mandatory but appreciated
Transportation to Malaga, we meet in a central meeting point provided upon reservation
I have special dietary needs. Should I come on your tour?
We are able to accommodate many common dietary restrictions & allergies. When signing up for our tour, please remark the dietary needs as completely as you can. Please note: while we will do our best to accommodate your dietary needs, your tour experience may differ from that of your fellow tour-goers
Where do we meet?
Our meeting place is in Plaza de la Marina, right outside McDonalds. Further information will be provided after you submit your booking
I don’t drink any alcohol, do you offer any discount for non alcohol drinkers?
Given the curious fact that non-alcoholic drinks in Spain are sometimes more expensive than beer and wine, we don’t offer discounts for non-drinkers. By the way, the legal drinking age is 18. If you are under 18, we’ll provide you with non-alcoholic drinks