Literary Madrid on foot

Our guided tour will take you for a walk through the neighborhood of Madrid in which our most important writers of the seventeenth century lived, discovering its streets and major buildings, and with time to take pictures and enjoy this literary Madrid.


Length of the tour: 2 hours

A walk through the streets of Madrid in which the most important writers of the Spanish Golden Age (Cervantes, Lope de Vega, Calderon de la Barca, Góngora, Quevedo) and the Spanish Romantism (Becquer, Cadalso) lived.

From the Plaza Mayor (Main Square) we shall go to the Angel square, Santa Ana square, Prado street (the Athenaeum), Huertas street, crossing the streets that bear the names of famous writers, and we shall see where they lived (Lope de Vega´s house), and where they were buried (Convent of the Trinity, Church of San Sebastian), as well as where the main theaters used to be in the Madrid of the seventeenth-century.