MADRID BY NIGHT + FLAMENCO SHOW
Admire the architectural and cultural magnificence of Madrid by night, with the commentaries offered through a digital headphones audio system. Take MADRID CITY TOUR at bus stop number 11 in Route 1 (blue), located in front of San Quintín 6 Street and enjoy a unique panoramic view. MADRID CITY TOUR ITINERARY: Route nº 1 (Blue): Teatro Real, Palacio Real, Puerta de Toledo, San Francisco El Grande, Catedral Almudena, Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Círculo Bellas Artes, Museo Thyssen, Museo Reina Sofía, Jardín Botánico, Museo del Prado, Puerta de Alcalá, Barrio de Salamanca, Plaza de Colón, Plaza de Cibeles, Gran Via, Plaza de España, Templo de Debod, Teatro Real. When you get to Teatro Real (bus stop number 11), get off the bus and go to Café Chinitas. CAFÉ CHINITAS: Founded in 1970, Cafe Chinitas is located in a beautiful and inviting 18th century mansion – a perfect place for those who wish to combine Mediterranean cuisine with the best flamenco in the Spanish capital. Some of flamenco’s most important artistes have performed at Cafe de Chinitas. Tomas de Madrid, La Chunga, always barefoot and spontaneous, the legendary Rosario, Maria Albaicin, Carmen Mora, Pastora Imperio, Manuela Vargas, and the "Los Pelaos" among others. The most outstanding singers dominating a variety of styles have also perfomed there: Carmen Linares, Tony Maya, Maria Vargas, Enrique Morente, El Lebrijano, and Jose Merce, who started his career in this tablao to become one of the most famous flamenco artists of the moment. Among the guitarists that have performed here, one must not forget the grand maestro Victor Monge "Serranito", Andres Heredia, Manuel Sison, El Entri and the Carmona brothers, better known as "Los Habichuela". Nowadays, some of flamenco’s top virtuosos and young promises perform regularly at Cafe Chinitas, who see the tablao as a door to the flamenco world.
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INCLUSIONS: • Air conditioned double-decker open top motor-coaches. • Multilingual digital audio system • Discounts booklet + Madrid City Tour Stops guide • Entrance to Flamenco Show at Café de Chinitas • A drink or dinner as chosen and specified here CAFÉ DE CHINITAS DINNER MENU: - Olives, Bread and Butter - “Café de Chinitas” Salad - “Café de Chinitas” Paella - Dessert - Sangria DRINK OPTION: To choose between: Wine, beer, water, national cocktail (not imported brands) and soft drink. 1 drink per person. EXCLUSIONS: • Lunch, beverages or other services not specified above. LANGUAGES: Audio guide in Spanish, Catalan, Gallego, Euskera, English, French, German, Italian, Portuguese, Dutch, Russian, Chinese, Arabic and Japanese. Kids’ Channel available in English and Spanish