Upon arrival at the Madrid airport, you will be greeted by your driver who will provide a private transfer to your hotel. You will be staying at a luxurious and welcoming family-owned hotel in the center of Madrid. Once you've checked in and had a chance to settle in, you’ll be greeted by a local guide who will take you on an introductory tour of the city. It’s definitely not the typical tourist experience. With a real Madrileño showing you around, you’ll get an insider's point of view and learn where the locals like to go. The walking tour concludes at a lively tapas bar favored by locals for its traditional Madrileño tapas, festive ambiance and charming decor. You’ll learn about Madrid’s culinary specialties and about the history of tapas.