The Best of Spain Tour
This is the best way to see the highlights of Spain in a short time! Begin with two nights in Madrid, where you’ll enjoy a welcome dinner and guided sightseeing including a visit to the palatial Prado Museum, which houses 8,000 pieces of Western painting. Via Cordoba, where a guided visit to the Mosque of the Caliphs is included, arrive in festive Seville, capital of Andalusia. Visit the Alcazar, founded in the 11th century as a Moorish fortress. In Granada, join an included guided walking tour that visits the Alhambra Complex—a palace, citadel, and fortress for the Nasrid sultans and their servants, elite soldiers, and high officials from the 13th to 14th centuries—and the Water Gardens of Generalife, the oldest decorative garden in the Western World. Then enjoy a dinner outing to one of Granada’s local restaurants.

Next up: Valencia, once a royal capital, where Roman, Moorish, and Spanish history come alive during your guided walking tour. Your adventure concludes with two overnights and an included farewell dinner in Barcelona, Spain’s second-largest city. Guided sightseeing shows off the Columbus Monument, elegant Ramblas, Gaudi’s masterful Sagrada Familia Basilica, and the gothic quarter.

This trip—featuring the best of Spain—is sure to leave you with plenty of memories to share with loved ones back home. So pack your camera and get ready for a marvelous vacation.

 

The Itinerary at a Glance

Day 1

Flight

Day 6

Sevilla ,Granada

Day 2

Madrid

Day 7

Granada,Valencia

Day 3

Madrid

Day 8

Valencia,Barcelona

Day 4

Codoba-Sevilla

Day 9

Barcelona

Day 5

Sevilla

Day 10

Flight

 

..Inclusions and Other Information

Cost Starts at $ 1870

Included

 

  • Accommodation ,Breakfast (B) and dinners (D) as mentioned in the itinerary.
  • Tour  leader/guide
  • Entrance fees
  • Land transport

 

Not included

 

  • Airfare
  • Drinks
  • Tips for driver and guides
  • Travel insurance

 

Activity Level

Easy,it does include some walking.

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..Detailed Daily Itinerary

Day 1 :Flight

DAY 2 :Arrive in Madrid
Time to rest or to start exploring the Spanish capital. At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. (Dinner)

DAY 3 :Madrid
The capital since 1561, Madrid today is a strikingly modern city, the showcase of a country resolutely turned towards the future. Your Local Guide takes you to the Puerta del Sol, Plaza de España with its monument to Cervantes, the Parliament, Cibeles Fountain, elegant Calle Alcala, and Paseo de Castellana. Then, the highlight: a visit to the palatial PRADO MUSEUM with its priceless art treasures. This afternoon is at leisure. Exciting optional excursions are available. (Breakfast)
DAY 4 :Madrid–Cordoba–Sevilla

After breakfast we will drive south through the arid landscapes of Don Quixote’s La Mancha to Cordoba, where sightseeing with a Local Guide includes the Alcazar, the Roman Bridge, and the medieval Jewish quarter. Tour the magnificent 8th-century MOSQUE OF THE CALIPHS, famous for its 850 pillars of porphyry, marble, and jasper. Then, continue to vibrant, festive Seville, the capital of Andalusia. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 5  :Sevilla
During your sightseeing tour with a Local Guide, hear about the city’s role in Roman times, its conquest by the Moors in 712 AD, and its contribution to the discovery of the New World. Admire Maria Luisa Park, the Golden Tower on the Guadalquivir River, and the university that used to be the tobacco factory of Carmen fame. Then, stroll through the narrow lanes of the charming SANTA CRUZ QUARTER. Highlight is a visit to the ALCAZAR, founded in the 11th century as a Moorish fortress, with its Palacio de Don Pedro. For those interested, an optional extended guided visit to the cathedral is available. Tonight, for a truly Andalusian night out, reserve a seat at our optional Flamenco show. (Breakfast)

DAY 6 :Sevilla–Granada
Sightseeing with a Local Guide features Granada’s main attaction, the ALHAMBRA COMPLEX. The mighty yet graceful citadel was planned by 13th-century Moorish ruler Al Ahamar. A fantasy of “lace in stone” surrounded by arabesque gardens and fountains, it affords superb views of the Old Quarter and Sacromonte, a mountain occupied by Gypsy cave dwellers. Also amble through the magnificent WATER GARDENS OF THE GENERALIFE, the royal summer residence. This evening, enjoy dinner at a local restaurant. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 7 :Granada–Valencia
Cross Mora Pass and pass troglodyte cave dwellings hollowed out of the soft tufa stone near Purullena and Guadix on your way to Valencia, once a royal capital. During your guided walking tour, Valencia’s Roman, Moorish, and Spanish history comes alive. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 8 :Valencia–Barcelona
Drive along the coast to Barcelona, Spain’s second-largest city and the host of the Olympic Games in 1992. Tonight, why not join an optional dinner at a typical Catalonian restaurant? (Breakfast)

DAY 9:Barcelona
Sightseeing with a Local Guide features the Columbus Monument, elegant tree-lined Ramblas, Plaza de Cataluna, and Paseo de Gracia. Admire the spectacular Sagrada Familia, Gaudi’s masterpiece, and enjoy a panoramic view of the city and harbor from Montjuïc Hill. Also visit the GOTHIC QUARTER. Afternoon at leisure. An optional excursion to Montserrat can be arranged. This evening, enjoy a farewell dinner at your hotel. (Breakfast, Dinner)

DAY 10 flight
Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (Breakfast)

 

Note:
Costs is per person based on double occupancy and based up on current exchange rate .
This itinerary has been carefully constructed to assure participants the best this destination has to offer ,however;should events arise that are beyond our control ,activities and hotel arrangments are subject to change without notice.

 

 

 

 

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