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Context Madrid Tours

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Context Madrid is a network of scholars, architects, art historians, and other experts who organize in-depth, small-group tours of Madrid.
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Reviewed 7 December 2016

My husband and I always sign up when possible for a Context walking tour in cities we travel to. We joined Hector Santiago for a marvelous walking tour about Old Madrid and its history throughout the centuries. Hector was passionate about everything Madrid, old or...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 12 December 2016

Hi Lisa, you're most welcome - it's great to hear such lovely feedback! Hector's breadth of knowledge and passion for Madrid makes him a fantastic asset to our team here and we will certainly pass on your kind words. We're so glad that we helped...More

Reviewed 2 November 2016

I've come to rely on Context in cities I'm exploring for the first time, and this time it was Madrid. My party of three -- all newbies -- took a private three-hour tour of the Prado with Andrea. It could have been an overwhelming experience,...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 November 2016

Hi MD W, thanks for the feedback. It really means a lot to us that we've become your go-to tour company and it's even better to hear you've introduced us to friends as well! Our name is very carefully chosen and we're glad we lived...More

Reviewed 31 October 2016

Not being art experts, but wanting to take the best advantage of the little time we had to enjoy Madrid, of course we called on Context for a tour of The Prado. I have no doubt Barbara could have engaged those which a much deeper...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 November 2016

Hi JaneInColorado, thanks for your feedback. We're so glad to hear that we continue to impress and Barbara certainly does do a great job of delving into the Prado! We will be sure to pass on your kind words to her and we hope you...More

Reviewed 20 October 2016

Had a wonderful small group tout of the Prado Museum. There were four in our group and our guide was Andrea. She was extremely knowledgeable about the art and the artists. She was very patient and we could ask questions and make comments. So glad...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 21 October 2016

Hi Judy H, thanks for your review. We're so pleased we turned out to be such a good find! Andrea's expertise never fails to impress clients and I will certainly pass on your feedback to her. We would be delighted to welcome you on other...More

Reviewed 15 October 2016

We embarked on a 3 hour walking tour of Madrid, on 8th October, in beautiful sunny weather , with our charming and very informative guide Lourdes. Would recommend good walking shoes as we covered a lot of miles around the sights of the city including...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Dear annemdoran, thanks a lot for your feedback. We are so glad to hear you had such a good time with Lourdes. She is a real asset to our docent team in Madrid and we will happily pass on your kind words. We are now...More

Reviewed 3 October 2016

We had an excellent time with our guide, Helena Vaello. Helena was engaging, extremely knowledgeable, fun, and helpful. We visited 3 restaurants for tapas, beer and wine and a 4th for vermouth on tap. Then topped it off with ice cream. The tour was tasty...More

Thank Patrice F
ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 5 October 2016

Hi Patrice, thanks for your feedback. It's great to hear you had such a good time with Helena - she is a great asset to our Madrid docent team and your route sounds delicious! We would be delighted to welcome you on more tours in...More

Reviewed 28 July 2016

Our guide was Diana and she was fantastic. Our group was 4 and everyone had ample opportunity to ask questions about any and everything. Great tour and a wonderful guide. Ask for DianaMore

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 August 2016

Dear Kent G, Thank you for your kind review. We're so pleased you enjoyed your tour with Diana, who is a respected member of our docent team. We'll be sure to share your comments with her, and we hope to see you again soon! Best,...More

Reviewed 13 July 2016 via mobile

We were so fortunate to have Ms Diana Angoso de Guzman as our guide as she is really an art historian and an expert in contemporary art. She guided us around the Prado museum, which can be very daunting given its size. She really helped...More

Thank Lourdes A
ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 14 July 2016

Hi Lourdes, thanks for your review. We're so glad you enjoyed both your tours with Diana, it sounds like it was a great day! She really is a wonderful asset to our team thanks to her prolific knowledge of art as well as her charming...More

Reviewed 19 June 2016

We travelled as a party of seven - with three teens and one couple a newbie to europe and european museums. Our guide was terrific - Maxon was his name I believe - very educated in Art History and on Spain - gave us a...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2016

Hi Brett Q, thanks for taking the time to write a review. It's great to hear you had such a good experience at the Prado with Maxon! As an artist himself, he never fails to impress our clients with his passionate and informed perspective so...More

Reviewed 18 June 2016

My wife and two daughters took this guided tour of Tapas and Taverns with Helene Vaella as our guide. She was a real gem - friendly, very knowledgeable and really gave us a taste of daily life in Madrid. By the end of the evening...More

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ContextTravel, Owner at Context Madrid Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 20 June 2016

Hi Hollywood74, thanks so much for your lovely feedback! It's great to hear how much you enjoyed the Tapas tour with Helena - we are so glad to have her on our team and will happily pass on your kind words. We hope we can...More

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Response from Caseyestrella | Reviewed this property |
The Context tour is a private tour and it is not booked through the Prado. This was our 2nd Context tour and they were both in English since that is what we requested. Context secures your tickets and provides the guide... More
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