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Calle Castillo de Javier 4 | Villanueva de la Canada, 28692 Madrid, Spain
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Phenomenal tour of Prado with José!

Sr. José Antonio Furió is an amazing tour guide and wonderful gentleman. I contacted him via email... read more

Reviewed 2 April 2018
DonLuis92
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New London, Connecticut
Excellent History Guide

Let me start by saying that learning about history doesn’t exactly excite me, so I don’t love the... read more

Reviewed 14 November 2017
mykonoso
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texas
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We are a professional group of tourist guides and art historians specializaed in Madrid and its historical surroundings, fluent in six languages and with great experience in services for individual travelers. All of us Licensed by the Spanish Government and with excellent reputation in this field.
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Calle Castillo de Javier 4 | Villanueva de la Canada, 28692 Madrid, Spain
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Reviewed 2 April 2018

Sr. José Antonio Furió is an amazing tour guide and wonderful gentleman. I contacted him via email several months before my mom and I visited Madrid this March to enquire about Prado tours. Although we'd both visited the Prado before, and both have a fairly...More

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Reviewed 14 November 2017 via mobile

Let me start by saying that learning about history doesn’t exactly excite me, so I don’t love the typical tours with 20 people hearing the exact same dry descriptions about paintings and buildings. With that said, Jose was mesmerizing! My husband and I both thoroughly...More

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Reviewed 4 October 2017

José was wonderful! We did the Thyssen and Royal Palace double tour, and the Prado Mysteries and Highlights tour. José was very nice and extremely knowledge about pretty much anything you could ask. He knows an incredible amount of detail about everything he shows you,...More

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Reviewed 4 August 2017

We hired Jose to guide us at the Prado and the Royal Palace in Madrid after getting a referral from my sister. Jose was very knowledgeable and focused on the most important areas. His English is excellent and he was very generous with his time....More

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Reviewed 19 July 2017

I had the most wonderful and interresting tours through the Prado and the Thyssen Collection with the best guide EVER!!! José Andrés Furió! HIGHLY recommended!!!

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Reviewed 21 April 2017

Three weeks since our visit, our fondest memory of Madrid is surely the time we spent with Jose at the Prado museum and at the Royal Palace. Jose has the unique gift of bringing art to life, packaging his vast bank of knowledge with an...More

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José Andrés F, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Madrid Best Guided Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 22 April 2017

It was an honour and a great satisfaction to have guided you in Madrid and to know you keep so nice memories about it. We remain at your disposition now and in the future Yours sincerely José

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Reviewed 17 April 2017

Jose is a walking encyclopedia of knowledge. You can get into the deepest conversations of history with him as you wish while you to take your journey. Whether it's Spanish history or world history, Jose will tell you the day, month, year, and possibly minute...More

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Reviewed 11 April 2017

I have done a tour at the Prado and the Thyssen Museum with José and both were absolutely fabulous! José is an excellent guide who knows SO much about the beautiful art works!!

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Reviewed 21 February 2017

A very enthusiastic and fiery, though diminutive, Spanish historian takes you through the streets of Madrid, explaining with the aid of an incredible collection of photos, what really happened and the role of the international brigades. There is a stop for coffee, but the tour...More

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Reviewed 28 November 2016

I had a limited time in Madrid and have found, in the past, that the best way to do so is to hire a private guide. When I did so in Madrid I was delighted to be shown around by Jose, a learned and distinguished...More

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