Splendid Spain

Madrid > Caceres > Cordoba > Seville > Ronda > Costa del Sol > Granada > Toledo > Madrid
Indulge in Spain's majestic art, architecture and culture in an exclusive 9-day tour journey Madrid! Explore culturally rich Madrid and the legacies of Andalusia’s three jewels - Granada, Cordoba and Seville! Discover the impressive UNESCO imperial city of Toledo, a treasure trove of artworks and ancient fortifications. Relax at the Costa del Sol where you will find finding beautiful landscapes and fabulous beaches. See Ronda, surrounded by lush river valleys and sitting above a deep ravine, it is a place that will literally take your breath away when seeing it!
9 Days from $1975/person CAD
Food & Wine
Guided
UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Primary Location

Spain

Departures

2021 Departures: April 16, 23, May 14, 21, June 18, 25, July 16, 23, August 20, 27, September 17, 24 & October 15, 22

Included:

  • Accommodation in premium 4-star hotels
  • Daily breakfast and 5 dinners (please inform us at the moment of the booking, in case of any food allergy or dietary restrictions)
  • Private deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach with panoramic windows
  • Monolingual tour-escort in English
  • Round-trip transfers between the airport and the hotel
  • Visits with English-speaking guides in Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra & Generalife Gardens) and Toledo
  • Entrance fees to monuments or museums as per the itinerary

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

Pricing Details

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  • All prices are per person
  • Escorted tour with a maximum of 35 participants
  • Each passenger travelling on an escorted tour is allowed one piece of checked baggage per person due to space limitations
  • Free accommodation for children up to 4 years old sharing the room with their parents
  • Triple occupancy available on request
  • This escorted tour might be a combination of different programs. If it applies, there may be a change in the tour escort and passengers between the tour
  • In the event that the panoramic tour of Madrid is not operated for technical reasons, the tour will be replaced by the Madrid Hop-on Hop-off Bus Tour
  • During the stay in Madrid the tour escort service is not available

Optional Extras:

  • Pre and Post Accommodation
  • Tapas and Historical Gastronomic Experience in Madrid
  • Seville Cathedral and Boat Trip on the Guadalquivir
  • Seville Boat Trip on the Guadalquivir
  • Flamenco Show with one drink in Seville
  • Albaicín experience through Arabian Granada
  • Flamenco Zambra Show in Granada
  • White Villages Excursion – Mijas from Costa del Sol

Itinerary

DAY 1: WELCOME TO MADRID!

Welcome to Madrid! After your arrival at the airport, meet and greet your driver where you will be transferred to your hotel. Enjoy your first day in the city at your own leisure.

DAY 2: MADRID

After breakfast, enjoy a panoramic tour of Madrid and journey through the history, art and culture of Madrid through its streets, icons and monuments. Discover the essence and avant-garde of historic and modern Madrid. See the places that no visitor should miss on a tour that runs through the historical and cosmopolitan areas of Madrid including the Puerta del Sol, Royal Palace, Prado Museum, Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium of Real Madrid and much more! Meals: B

DAY 3: MADRID > CACERES > CORDOBA

In the early morning, depart to the UNESCO city of Caceres, because of the city’s blend of Roman, Islamic, Northern Gothic and Italian Renaissance architecture. Walk through the Plaza Mayor and the Old Town with its famous Medieval Quarter. Afterwards, continue on towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. Meals: B, D

DAY 4: CORDOBA > SEVILLE

After breakfast, enjoy an 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, after a short two hours, ride reach Seville. Meals: B, D

DAY 5: SEVILLE

After breakfast, enjoy a morning panoramic city tour of Seville. Discover 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 flavours of this active full of light city. Meals: B, D

DAY 6: SEVILLE > RONDA > COSTA DEL SOL

After breakfast at the hotel drive south passing typical Andalusian villages. Reach Ronda and enjoy free time to admire this town of Celtic origin and the marvellous view of the valley and mountain range. In the afternoon continue on to the Costa del Sol, one of the most modern and important international tourist areas. Meals: B, D

DAY 7: COSTA DEL SOL > GRANADA

In the morning, depart towards the city of Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, the last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms. 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. Meals: B, D

DAY 8: GRANADA > TOLEDO > MADRID

Today drive northward where it emerges, toward the sky of Castilla and surrounded by the Tagus River, the imperial city of Toledo – World Heritage City - where the three religions of Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together. Resume of the Spanish art, history and spirituality the whole town is a National Monument. Short guided tour of this historical old town through its narrow streets. Then proceed with a visit to a famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron) factory. Continue to Madrid. Meals: B

DAY 9: MADRID

Final breakfast followed by check-out and transfer to the airport. Meals: B