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Madrid, Andalusia and the Mediterranean Coast

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Get fascinated by unique architectural complexes in Madrid and Andalusia and enjoy the glow of sunlit cities of Valencia and Barcelona in this exciting 9-day escorted tour.
Madrid / Spain
Cultural
Bespoke Ultra Small Groups (4-6 guests)

Highlights

Visit Cordoba's Synagogue located in the Jewish Quarter

Unveil Gaudi' Masterpieces in Barcelona

Discover the Alhambra Palace

Drive along the sunny Mediterranean Coast

Discover Madrid's unique cultural heritage, Andalusia's rich Arab past, and the fusion of nature and modern arts in Valencia and Barcelona during this 9 day packaged-holiday.

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Included

2 nights in Madrid in a 4* hotel
2 nights in Seville in a 4* hotel
1 night in Granada in a 4* hotel
1 night in Valencia in a 4* hotel
2 nights in Barcelona in a 4* hotel
Air conditioned deluxe minibus
Arrival transfer from Madrid Airport to Madrid
Departure Transfer from Barcelona to Barcelona Airport
Daily breakfast
2 dinners in Seville
1 dinner in Granada
Guided city tour in Madrid
Guided city tour in Seville
Guided Tour of Alhambra complex (entrance included) and Generalife Gardens
Guided Tour of Valencia
Guided Tour of Barcelona

Excluded:

  • Local City Tax are not included in this package

Itinerary

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Day 1
Madrid Airport →Madrid

Meet and greet at the airport. Take a transfer to your hotel. Rest of the day is at leisure .

Overnight stay in Madrid in a 4* hotel.

Day 2
Madrid

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning Madrid panoramic city tour; find the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, famous for its historical buildings. Drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterized by Phillip II and its Renaissance and Baroque style buildings, 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. Admire the XIX C. works such as Prado Museum. 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 free to continue exploring the wonders that the city has to offer.

Overnight stay in Madrid in a 4* hotel.

Breakfast
Day 3
Madrid→Cordoba→ Seville

Breakfast at the hotel. Depart from our established hotels in Madrid. Drive along La Mancha, Don Quixote’s land. Brief stop at typical site in Puerto Lapice. Cross through the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalusia, a region for itself that shows and enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Impressive tour of its Mosque and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short two hours ride reach Seville. Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight stay in Seville in a 4* Hotel.

Breakfast, Dinner
Day 4
Seville

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning panoramic city tour visiting: the exterior of the Cathedral (the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome), Santa Cruz quarter (a natural scenario of “Carmen” as well as a precisely where the myth of “Don Juan” developed), Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views, specific flavors of this active full of light city. Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight stay in Seville in a 4* Hotel.

Breakfast, Dinner
Day 5
Seville→Granada

Breakfast at the hotel. Drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of ANDALUSIA observing an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. Visit the world famous Alhambra complex (entrance included) and Generalife Gardens that have inspired several authors with its sound and sights, such as the “Tales of the Alhambra” by W. Irving. Dinner at the hotel.

Overnight stay in Granada in a 4* hotel.

Breakfast, Dinner
Day 6
Granada→Valencia

After breakfast at the hotel start driving looking for the Mediterranean coast. Via Murcia, capital of the fertile garden of the Segura river, continue north via Alicante, the second largest city within the region of Valencia. Reach Valencia one of the main capitals of the Mediterranean coast with its modern Arts and Sciences Architectural Complex integrated by six elements: Hemispheric, Umbracle, Science Museum, Oceanographic, Palau de les Arts and Ágora. Valencia is also the home of the internationally well renowned and delicious “Paella”.

Overnight stay in Valencia in a 4* hotel.

Breakfast
Day 7
Valencia→ Barcelona

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour of this bright city including a drive through the old city showing the most prominent buildings, we will then be driven past the old riverbed of the Turia to the most avant-garde complex “Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias” to watch the emblematic exteriors of the six buildings. Early afternoon departure along the Mediterranean coast passing via Tarragona, the Roman Tarraco till reach the famous "Catalunya" region. Finally, reach Barcelona, homeland of the famous architect Gaudí who is the symbol of the Catalonian modernism.

Overnight stay in Barcelona in a 4* hotel.

Breakfast
Day 8
Barcelona

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour of Barcelona well known worldwide for the Olympic Games during 1992, drive along the main avenues with impressive modernist buildings by Gaudí such as La Pedrera, Casa Milá - declared World Heritage buildings. - The Montjuïc Park with spectacular views of the city and harbor, Olympic Ring, monument to Columbus and the Olympic Port. Afternoon is for you to keep on discovering this city.

Overnight stay in Barcelona in a 4* hotel.

Breakfast
Day 9
Barcelona→Barcelona Airport

After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport.The tour ends in Barcelona.

Breakfast

Additional information

Official language
Spanish
Currency
Euro
Book now for 2021 & 2022
Book now for 2021 & 2022
8 nights
from AUD6,095
per person, twin share
Spain
Madrid
Barcelona
Cultural
Bespoke Ultra Small Groups (4-6 guests)
Guaranteed departures on selected Saturdays
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