Walking tour in Malaga
Explore the city of Malaga from a historical and fun perspective. All Malaga highlights in walking distance, the must-see tour on foot for visitors who want a local experience within 2 hours at a low budget
Get to more places than other companies including off the beaten path places, you’ll be amazed by the history of Malaga, a true Mediterranean gem
With this tour you cover the whole city center in a very pleasant and easy walk, as the American writer Jane Bowles used to say: cities are books that you read with your feet!
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
Next up will walk to the stunning Larios street, by far the most spectacular and comercial street in Malaga, no wonder is known by the local people as the living room, the place to see and be seen
Second stop, you’ll walk to the main market, Atarazanas (closed on Sundays and holidays, opens from 8AM until 3PM, so the interior is not included in our evening tour 😞). We’ll have a dive into the heart of the local life, you wanna know what’s going on on a city, go to the market!
We will follow with a nice walk in the surroundings of calle Compañía and calle San Juan, where you will discover the most stunning churches and pedestrianized streets off the beaten path
Now you’re ready for the most historical area, the origin of Malaga. First the Cathedral, a stunning Renaissance jewel started in 1528 and not “finished” until 1780. Find out why is known by the locals with the sweet nickname “Manquita” and discover its connection with the American Revolution. After this history and culture immersion, we’ll head to the ruins, the Roman Theater and the Moorish Fortress Alcazaba, with a very complete exterior explanation
At the end of this walking tour, you’ll have done so much more than wandering in Malaga, you’ll understand the city history from the top to the bottom, and we bet this town will have found a place in your heart ❤️
When? Tour starts at 11:00AM or 5PM, available EVERYDAY
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. 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
Drinks or food
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?
No worries, this is not a food tour, so no food or drinks will be offered
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
Is there any monument or ticket included?
All our visit is exterior, a very complete tour, if you are looking for to visit monuments we recommend you our Malaga History in Depth