Málaga Private Half-Day City Tour With Tapas
We start from Plaza la Marina where you can enjoy stunning views of the Port of Málaga and the Historic Quarter. Then moving on to Mercado Atarazanas (Ataranzas Market), so called because it occupies the site where the Nasrid shipyards (i.e. ataranzas) stood. The main gate has been preserved. They say that, if you want to know a city well, the first thing you should do is visit the market.
Calle Larios and Plaza la constitución make the iconic Calle Larios, Málaga's main shopping street where the world's leading brands have their stores. Next, follow it as far as Plaza de la Constitución, the heart of the city's historical quarter. Optional : We suggest yo to take a Churros with Choclate (about3€ /person) , not included in the price.
The Cathedral : Although work on the Cathedral began during the Gothic period (16th Century) on the site of the old Arab mosque, the building is in the Renaissance style and is still unfinished ( Entrance fee not included 5 euros /pers. ). Then The Alcazaba, built between the 11th and 15th centuries, was the fortress-palace of the Moorish rulers. It is located on the site of an earlier Phoenician building at the foot of Mount Gibralfaro, a privileged spot overlooking the city.( Entrance fee included )
We then visit the Roman Theatre, an essential sight. Built in the first century BC, it was in use until the third century AD After its recent restoration, Málaga's Roman Theatre regained its use as a performance space. Plaza de la Merced where it joins the Málaga Picasso Route. Objective: Fundación Picasso (Picasso Foundation) Museo Casa Natal. (Picasso's Birthplace Museum)
After some Free time, we'll go to one of the Bar Restaurant for to take a typical spanish tapa ( included on the price ,one dirnk and one free tapas , Tour ends with a drop off to central Plaza Marina .
(Optional , not included : We show you how to you get at Castillo de Gibralfaro where you can enjoy a panoramic view of Málaga ).
- Professional guide
- Local guide
- Food tasting: one drink and tapa per person
- Entrace of Alcazaba Fortification and the Nasrid Palace.
- Transportation to/from attractions
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
Our guide, Mohammed, is very knowledgeable and was very generous in explaining the history and background of the city. We enjoyed his tour immensely, as he covered the context as well southern Spain. We now see Malaga in a new light, which would take us weeks to discover. Very highly recommended.