MADRID & ANDALUSIA FOR 9 DAYS AND 8 NIGHTS

English Only – Small Group

EARLY BOOKING: 10% of discount for bookings made until May 20th
Travel date: from June 12th to October 31st

GUARANTEED DEPARTURES ON FRIDAYS:
May 13 & 20
June 17 & 24
July 15 & 22
August 19 & 26
September 16 & 23
October 14 & 21

Day 1: MADRID
Meet & greet at the airport and transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day at leisure—accommodation at the hotel. 

Day 2: MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. 

Discover the beauties of the city with a guided city tour. Barrio de la Morería, the Hapsburgs District, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa; the Madrid of the Bourbons and the complex town planning schemes of Charles III, the Royal Palace, Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains and the Puerta de Alcalá. The contemporary Madrid with areas such as Gran Vía, Castellana, the district of Salamanca, Plaza Castilla and Parque del Oeste, as well as commercial and financial areas of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium.  

Afternoon at leisure to continue exploring the wonders that the city offers. 

Join your fellow travelers for an authentic Welcome Tapas Dinner at a local restaurant.

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 3: MADRID – CACERES – CORDOBA
Breakfast at the hotel. Bond for Andalusian soils, we drive to Caceres, considered World Heritage site because of the city’s blend of Roman, Islamic, Northern Gothic, and Italian Renaissance architecture. Walk through it’s Plaza Mayor and the Old Town with its famous Medieval Quarter. We continue towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. 

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 4: CORDOBA – SEVILLE
Breakfast at the hotel. Discover the impressive tour of Cordoba’s Mosque (entrance included) and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, continue your journey towards Seville. 

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 5: SEVILLE
Breakfast at the hotel. 

Morning city tour of the Andalusian Capital, Seville. Visit the Cathedral, the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome. Continue to Santa Cruz quarter, the natural scenario of Carmen as well as the myth of Don Juan; Continue to Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. 

The afternoon is at leisure for you to enjoy the city of light.

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 6: SEVILLE – RONDA – COSTA DEL SOL
After breakfast at the hotel, we will drive south, passing through typical Andalusian villages to reach Ronda. Enjoy some free time to admire this town of Celtic origin and the marvelous view of the valley and mountain range. We continue our journey with an authentic Olive Oil Experience at a local Almazara, LA Organic. Walk through their olive tree fields and taste their organic olive oil production. Bond for the beautiful Spanish Mediterranean coast, we will continue to Costa del Sol. 

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 7: COSTA DEL SOL – GRANADA
Enjoy your daily breakfast at the hotel and depart to one of our favorite jewels in Spain, Granada. We will visit the world-famous Alhambra complex (entrance included) and Generalife Gardens with its breathtaking monumental environment. 

After some time at leisure, join your fellow travelers to experience the most authentic Gypsy Flamenco show, including dinner.

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 8: GRANADA – TOLEDO – MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. 

Bond to the impressive Imperial city of Toledo, World Heritage City, where the three cultures, Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together for centuries. Enjoy a guided city tour of this historical old town through its narrow streets. Continue to Madrid. 

Farewell Market experience dinner. 

Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 9 : MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel and transfer to the airport. 

INCLUSIONS: Guided visits in Madrid, Cordoba (Mosque entrance included), Seville (Cathedral entrance included), Granada (Alhambra entrance included) & Toledo / English speaking Tour Director throughout the journey / Daily breakfast / Welcome Tapas Experience dinner / Flamenco experience with dinner / Farewell Market Experience dinner / Olive Oil Tasting at Local Almazara / Transportation by luxury coach / Accommodation at selected class / Private transfers to/from the airport as per itinerary.

OPTIONAL EXCURSIONS:

SEVILLE

Boat Trip on the Guadalquivir:

We propose a one-hour boat ride on the Guadalquivir, a mythical and legendary river, the only navigable in Spain. From the boat, we can contemplate the classic Seville, with its elegant bridges such as San Telmo or Triana, the Giralda, the Bullring, the popular neighborhood of Triana or the towers of the Plaza de España, as well as the Seville more avant-garde, reflected in the constructions made on the occasion of Expo 92, such as the modern bridges of the Cartuja and the Alamillo, the most emblematic pavilions of the Island of the Cartuja or the Theater of the Maestranza.

GRANADA

Tour of the Albaicín- an experience through Arabian Granada: 

A journey from Islam to Christianity in which we show the exciting transformation of such a mythical city. Walking through the Albaicín, recognized as a World Heritage Site, is to explore the history of Granada, from Islam to Christianity, without forgetting the mark left by the Jewish people. We will contemplate the city from its imposing viewpoints, we will see old mosques converted into churches, old palaces, artisan workshops, we will visit one of the old Moorish houses and we will have the opportunity to try the celebrated Arab pastry having tea and a sweet in a typical Granada teashop. We will finish our tour of contrasts in the Royal Chapel, a jewel of the late Gothic, built by the Catholic Monarchs, as the final point and apogee of the Arab legacy of Granada.

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*Package descriptions and pricing are subject to change without notice.