Malaga's markets, traditional shops and unique buildings deserve a visit as much as the historic centre. Discover a different side to the city with this alternative walking tour route.
As well as its beautiful historic and cultural centre, the city of Malaga is also home to many other interesting areas which, while lesser known by the public, are still undoubtedly worth a visit. This alternative walking tour will start at Pasaje de Chinitas. Do you know what made this alleyway so popular in the 19th century?
Your route through this lesser known side of Malaga will pass the Iglesia de los Santos Mártires, a church built during the time of the Catholic Monarchs, which is home to no fewer than five canonical brotherhoods. After learning some curious facts about Malaga's Semana Santa, or Holy Week, you'll wander down to the Puerta Nueva area, where the Carmen Thyssen Museum is located.
The tour will continue to Malaga's most famous market square: the Atarazana Central Market. You'll explore its different stands, each selling a wide variety of regional specialities, and get to sample a selection of local products, giving you a better taste of the area's most popular recipes.
Before returning to the original meeting point, the route will pass by several other iconic places such as Puente de los Alemanes, the 'The German Bridge'. Malaga is thousands of kilometres from Germany, and yet, an agreement at the beginning of the 20th century united the two, resulting in this bridge...
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English guided tour
Children under 10 years oldFree
The tour is exclusively in English.
English speaking guide with expert knowledge of Malaga history.
Local product tasting.
Additional food and drinks.
When to book?
Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.
If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Málaga).
Once your booking has been confirmed, you will receive an email containing your booking voucher. Please print it out or download on your smartphone/tablet to show on the day of the activity.
Frequently asked questions
Q - How to book?
A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.
No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).
Pasaje de Chinitas, 11.