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"Origins of Flamenco" Private Tour

A visit to Spain would never be complete if you do not dive into one of the most genuine artistic expressions of Spain, Flamenco music. This musical style, universally known, has its roots in the depths of the Spanish soul, going back more than 2000 years.

Highlights

  • Travel back in time to the origins of Flamenco music
  • Learn about the influence of gypsies in Flamenco
  • Visit one of the most revered Spanish guitar´s workshops
  • Discover how the genuine Spanish guitars are made
  • Enjoy a pure Flamenco show

Whether your interest is music history, Flamenco or enjoying interesting stories about Madrid, we´ve got you covered. During our Tour “Origins of Flamenco” you will discover all the keys to understand this musical style full of passion and emotion, which is, without doubt, one of the icons of Spanish culture. We will travel back in time to its origins into the deep Andalusía (South Spain) and discover how Flamenco reached Madrid, one of the epicenters of Flamenco music. In fact, a famous quote says: “Flamenco was born in Andalucía but it is performed in Madrid”.

OgoTours - Walking tour and Flamenco

As if this were not enough, we will visit a genuine guitar workshop where you will see how the expert hands of a family of luthiers (4th generation) shape wonderful Spanish guitars, a laborious process that results in a unique instrument.

Finally, we will enjoy an authentic Flamenco show (one hour duration) in one of the oldest and best “Tablaos” (Flamenco venue) in Madrid, a world away from the tourist shows. In other words, a unique opportunity to feel the passion of Flamenco and a memory for life!

How much does it cost? & What is included?

Our Flamenco Tour costs 57€ per person and lasts approximately 2 hours and a half (+ 1 hour Flamenco show). The price includes:

  • Guided walking tour accompanied by our expert local guide, during which you will receive explanations and interesting stories about the origin of Flamenco.
  • Visit to one of the most renowned guitar workshops in Spain
  • Visit to a famous shop specializing in Flamenco where you will learn more about the world of Flamenco (clothing, instruments, accessories, etc.).
  • Pure Flamenco Show in one of the best Flamenco venues in Madrid (one hour duration).

Book your Flamenco Tour

Book now your Flamenco Tour and don´t miss the opportunity to experience Flamenco firsthand. Just select your preferred date and the number of people. You will receive your tour confirmation immediately. A minimum of 2 persons is required for this tour.


Cancelation Policy: If you cancel less than 48 hours before the start of the tour, there is a 100% cancellation fee.

Meeting Point

Our Flamenco Tour takes place every Tuesday, Thursday and Friday (rain or shine) at 18:00. If you want to enjoy this tour any other day, contact us: info@ogotours.com. Our meeting point is located at Puerta del Sol (Equestrian Statue of King Carlos III). Just look for our guides holding a sign. Booking required.

Note:

This tour was created and designed by connoisseurs and lovers of flamenco in collaboration with OgoTours. People devoted body and soul to this Spanish artistic expression. We want to dedicate this tour to Paco de Lucia, one of the best flamenco guitarists in history, who passed away in 2014. Paco left us but he will be always alive in our hearts thanks to his music and his inspiration. Rest in peace.

New measures to face COVID-19 and enjoy our tours with safety

SMALLER GROUPS
(MAX. 10 PEOPLE)

Our groups are now limited to 10 people, therefore it is required to book your spot in advance.

MANDATORY USE OF FACE MASK

Mandatory use of face masks for guides and customers. Following the Spanish legislation, the wearing of face masks in all public spaces is obligatory.

SOCIAL DISTANCING (2 METERS)

When available, we highly recommend to maintain 2-meters social distancing between all the participants of the tour.

HAND SANITIZER AVAILABLE

All our guides will be carrying hand sanitizer during the tour and it will be available during the whole route for you.

GUIDES EQUIPPED WITH VOICE AMPLIFIERS

You will hear the explanations perfectly, as your guide will be carrying a voice amplifier.

NO PAPER

You don´t need to print out your tour confirmation (just in case keep the email confirmation on your phone). Your name and last name will be enough for the guide to complete the check-in process.

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