Spain Express

Experience the enchanting cities of Andalusia and the shimmering beaches of Costa del Sol from Madrid! Discover the Alhambra Palace which looks out over Granada and soak up in Costa del Sol (Sunny Coast)!

DEPARTURES

Thursday Departures from April 1, 2019 to October 31, 2020

Included:
• 4-star premium accommodation
• Guided visits in Cordoba, Sevilla, Granada (Alhambra & Generalife Gardens) and Toledo
• Multilingual tour escort during the tour (English & Spanish)
• Transportation by air-conditioned deluxe motor-coach
• Travel Insurance
• Meals as per itinerary (please inform us at the moment of the booking, in case of any food allergy or dietary restrictions)
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Not Included:
• Tips
• Porterage service
• Drinks
• Entrance fees to monuments or museums when not mentioned
• City tax for overnight stays (according to each city council rules)
• Everything that is not mentioned in included
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Optional Extras:
• Airport Transfers
• Pre and Post Accommodation in Madrid

PRICING DETAILS

Click Book Online for 2019 & 2020 pricing!
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Pricing is based on 4-star accommodation category. 3-star accommodation available upon request.

• All prices are per person
• The tour starts at 8.30 am and we would recommend arranging to arrive in Madrid the day before the tour begins
• City tax not included (paid directly at the hotel)
• Triple occupancy is available upon request
• Itineraries and arranged sightseeing are subject to change at any time due to unforeseen circumstances. Every effort will be made to operate tours as planned, but alterations may occur after the final itinerary has been issued

Andalusia
Madrid > Cordoba > Sevilla > Ronda > Costa del Sol > Granada > Toledo > Madrid

ITINERARY

DAY 1: MADRID > CORDOBA > SEVILLA

Departure from a central location in Madrid at 8.30 a.m. to La Mancha, the land of Don Quixote. Transport to Córdoba by way of the natural pass of Despeñaperros. Visit the impressive Mosque/Cathedral and stroll through the narrow streets of the Jewish quarter. In the afternoon, the trip continues to Sevilla. Meals: D

DAY 2: SEVILLA

Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning, a tour of the city’s monuments and most scenic sites: the exterior of the Cathedral, the second-largest Catholic cathedral after Saint Peter’s in Rome; the Barrio de Santa Cruz, the natural setting of Carmen and Don Juan; Maria Luisa Park and the Plaza de España. Afternoon free to discover the different perspectives and flavours of this magical city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco Show. Meals: B, D

DAY 3: SEVILLA > RONDA > COSTA DEL SOL

Breakfast at the hotel and route through the White Towns of Andalucía heading towards Ronda. Free time to admire this city of Celtic origin with marvellous views of the valley and mountain. In the afternoon, a journey to the modern and exceptional international tourist destination of Costa del Sol. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Meals: B, D

DAY 4: COSTA DEL SOL > GRANADA

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Granada and its incredible collection of monuments, the last bastion of Granada’s Nasrid Dynasty until 1492. Visit the famous Alhambra complex and the Generalife Gardens. This is a setting which inspired authors such as W. Irving in his work Tales of the Alhambra. The remainder of the day free. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Zambra flamenco show in the Sacromonte neighbourhood. Meals: B, D

DAY 5: GRANADA > TOLEDO > MADRID

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Toledo, the impressive Imperial city surrounded by the Tajo River, declared a World Heritage Site and the cradle of Christian, Muslim and Jewish civilizations. A marvel of art, history and spirituality, this city is a national monument. A tour including its major monuments, its typical narrow streets and examples of the damascening technique (inlaying precious metals in steel). The trip continues to Madrid. Meals: B