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Madrid After Dark: Explore the City with a Host

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    Join a Host who's been hand-picked to suit your personality, needs and preferences and enjoy a taste of the real nightlife in Madrid. Discover how Madrileños really go out after dark to enjoy tapas and party with friends! With so many incredible bars to choose from and a nocturnal spirit, night here start late and finish early, and you’ll soon see that most locals’ plan is no plan - just go with wherever the night takes you!

    Explore the trendy Malasaña neighbourhood, which has long been a popular nightlife spot in the city. It’s packed with independent music venues, tiny taverns where old locals rub shoulders with students, hipster cocktail bars and unique concept bars. 

    Begin your evening enjoying some tapas and cañas (beers) with your host; this is how the locals like to start their evenings together. Whether you’d like to stop by a traditional tavern, relax on an outdoor terrace or visit a a standing room only tapas bar, your Host will recommend a great local spot. 

    Next, copas! After they’ve enjoyed tapas and a few beers, locals will either head out for dinner or to a cocktail bar - the choice is yours! Hop between terraces, the coolest new cocktail bars and local spots which are Malasaña institutions and have been loved for generations. 

    Get recommendations from your specially matched Host for the best clubs or music venues to go to next so you can dance the night away until you watch the sun come up, or find out where to head to listen to some live music. 

    What to expect
    * Join your specially matched Host and experience a taste of Madrid’s night life 
    * Enjoy tapas like the locals do, savouring the moment while you enjoy a beer and small plates of nibbles 
    * Explore Malasaña, a trendy local neighbourhood known for its nightlife 
    * Bar hop between traditional taverns, unique cocktail bars and outdoor terraces 
    * Get recommendations from your Host for the best clubs, music venues or bars that suit your personality to continue partying the night away!
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    Important Information
    Departure Point
    Community of Madrid, Community of Madrid
    Departure Time
    Suppliers and travelers coordinate start times within the given time periods.

    10/10/2018 - 10/10/2022Monday - Sunday:08:00 AM - 08:00 PM
    Return Details
    Returns to original departure point
    • Private and personalised itinerary
    • 4 hours in the city with your hand-picked Host
    • Walking experience (if required, your host can suggest public transport or private taxi options)
    • Authentic local knowledge and insights
    • Two drinks of your choice
    • Hotel meet-up (available on request for central location)
    • Food and drinks additional to those included
    • Tickets to any attractions
    • Transportation costs additional to those included
    • Gratuities
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    Additional Info
    • Confirmation will be received at time of booking
    • Not wheelchair accessible
    • After booking, you will receive a short questionnaire, so you’ll be able to tell us more about your interests and preferences. Based on your responses you’ll be matched with a Host thoughtfully matched to you.
    • Meeting Point
    • Your meeting point is flexible, and to be agreed with your Host. Meet-up at your hotel or accommodation can be requested, or your Host will meet you at a convenient location close to the start of your experience.
    • This is a private tour/activity. Only your group will participate
    Cancellation Policy
    For a full refund, cancel at least 24 hours in advance of the start date of the experience.
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    My son, his wife and I had a WONDERFUL evening with Silvia. We walked through her neighborhood, visited some tapas bars, went to a gallery, and stopped at a tea and spice shop. The highlight of our evening was sharing wine and dinner at one...More

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