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Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours

Atocha, 28012 Madrid, Spain
+1 857 400 0695
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Ranked #3 of 295 Activities in Madrid
Certificate of Excellence 2014
Type: Walking tours, Sightseeing Tours
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Owner description: In Madrid Cool and Cultural we love the character of the city, cultural heritage and gastronomy. We organize didactic walking strolls,focused in small groups of intellectually curious traveler in order to help them appreciate and fell in love with the city.We are convinced that our professional services will make your visit t Madrid truly memorable.Welcome!

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Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 26, 2014 NEW

Wow. We were so lucky to arrange a private tour through c&C with guide Irma in Toledo. The arrangement was perfectly executed in advance and day of your. We had beautiful weather for walking tour and Irma was bright and very complete in blending history art culture political and social context throughout. We had her for about 4 hours and... More

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Elverum, Norway
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13 attraction reviews
16 helpful votes 16 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 23, 2014 NEW

The manager sent us tips based on our named preferences before we arrived to Madrid. After the initial PayPal payment for the depositum, I got a receipt from the manager within an hour (!). Our guide, Maria C., was a lovely, professional flamenco-dancer with extensive travel-experience in general and of the city of Madrid in particular. Polite, professional, patient and... More

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Lewes, Delaware
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed November 9, 2014

We had the pleasure of booking two private tours with Madrid Cool & Cultural in both Toledo and Madrid during our recent trip to Spain. Both tours were thoughtfully prepared and exceeded our expectations. Gemma met us at our hotel on the evening of our arrival and provided an overview of timing, itinerary, meeting times, etc. Her enthusiasm for Madrid... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Propietario at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Alice, Thank you very much for a wonderful review. That means a lot to us. Indeed Danniel is one of our best guides and he makes Toledo shine even more. We hope to have you again in Madrid very soon. We still have many surprises for you. Enjoy the fall. All the best Gemma More

San Antonio, Texas
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 31, 2014

My personal day-long tour of Madrid led by Gemma García was truly fabulous. Highlights included enlightening visits to the Royal Tapestry Factory and the Prado Museum, with expert commentary by Gemma, a walk through the literary district, and a fantastic lunch at Restaurante TriCiclo. I highly recommend Gemma and MC&C and can't wait to return for another tour.

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MadridCoolCultural, Owner at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Susan,Thank you very much for your positive review. We hope to see you again in your next visit to Madrid. Best regards More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
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3 reviews 3 reviews
3 attraction reviews
1 helpful vote 1 helpful vote
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 26, 2014

We had a wonderful experience with Madrid C&C. We were going to be in Madrid for 4 nights, and there were 6 of us; plus, we wanted to do a lot and see everything within that timeframe. So, we contacted Gemma in advance and she made recommendations and took care of all the arrangements -- planned our days, including purchasing... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Owner at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Family, Thank you for sharing your experience with us. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed all of the experiences with MC&C.We are constantly working on improving and having this feedback is helpful. Best regards Gemma More

Omaha, Nebraska
2 reviews
3 helpful votes 3 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 3, 2014

we signed up with this company based on the reviews and we were very satisfied. i didn´t expect to enjoy madrid because it is such a big city, but our guide showed us the interesting points i would have never seen. highly recommendable to do this tour instead of being overwhelmed with a big city and not knowing where to... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Owner at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Nate,We are pleased to know that you enjoyed the tour.We really do hope to see you again soon. Best regards Gemma More

Philadelphia, Pennsylvania
Top Contributor
68 reviews 68 reviews
12 attraction reviews
36 helpful votes 36 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed October 2, 2014

We planned to attend a scientific conference in Madrid so we arrived two days early to see some sights. We found Gemma through TripAdvisor and emailed her the week before our arrival. She got back to us right away and was flexible in arranging the tours to fit our schedule including a tour in the afternoon to accomodate our colleagues... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Owner at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Tim It was a pleasure for our team to have you as our guests. We are very happy to hear that you enjoyed the Toledo tur and your Madrid experience. There is something that makes me even happier that you recommend my company to some friends, and its ...see you again soon. Enjoy the nice fall Gemma More

Reno, Nevada
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7 reviews 7 reviews
11 helpful votes 11 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 29, 2014 via mobile

We just completed a delightful, interesting and insightful tour with Gemma. My husband and I spent over four hours doing the Essential Madrid tour of the old city and couldn't have enjoyed it more. Gemma has multiple university degrees including one in Art History and her narration gave us an appreciation for this beautiful city that we would not have... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Owner at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear couple, Thank you very much for this lovely review. We hope to see you again soon. Best regards More

San Francisco, California
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10 reviews 10 reviews
4 attraction reviews
4 helpful votes 4 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 28, 2014

Our Madrid art tour with the marvelous Teresa Vega of Madrid Cool and Cultural was the highlight of our 6 week European vacation. When we headed to Spain, a friend recommended Gemma's wonderful service, so we made arrangements a few months ahead of time. Gemma stayed close in touch through emails and Skype calls, and even recommended excellent hotels and... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Manager at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Couple, Thank you very much for your positive review.Indeed its a delight to walk with Teresa talking about art. I am very happy that your expectations for your husband's birthday have been fulfilled. We hope to see you soon. Best Regards Gemma More

New York City, New York
1 review
2 helpful votes 2 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed September 27, 2014

I never write online reviews. But in this case, I felt so strongly about sharing our wonderful experience with MC&C that I had to write one. My wife and I wanted to visit Madrid for the first time - a short 4 day visit. I spend a lot of time researching before making a decision and this time was no... More

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MadridCoolCultural, Manager at Madrid Cool and Cultural Private Tours, responded to this review

Dear Jack. It has been a pleasure for MC & C team to have such interesting couple. People as you make our job so enjoyable ! Remember that we still have to visit the Jewish Quarter of Segovia and enjoy a good Sephardic food. See you soon! Best Gemma More

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