A Taste of Spain: 9 Days

Traveling to Spain is an immersive experience that promises vibrant culture, breathtaking landscapes, and a rich tapestry of history

Experience an enriching journey through Madrid’s cultural treasures, then delve into the legacies of Andalusia’s three gems – Granada, Cordoba, and Seville. Uncover the UNESCO-designated imperial city of Toledo, a repository of art and ancient fortifications. Take respite at the picturesque Costa del Sol, with its stunning landscapes and pristine beaches. Lastly, explore the awe-inspiring Ronda, perched above a dramatic ravine amidst lush river valleys. Your dream Spanish adventure awaits!

9 Days from $1899/person CAD
Food & Wine
Guided
Premium
UNESCO World Heritage Sites

Primary Location

Spain, Europe

Departures

Guaranteed Friday departures from January 2024 to March 2025

Included:

  • Accommodation in standard-level hotels
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transportation in an air-conditioned luxury coach from day 3 to 8
  • Bilingual tour director throughout the journey (English and Spanish) from day 3 to 8
  • Round-trip private transfers between the airport and the hotel
  • Guided city tours with local guides in Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada, and Toledo
  • Entrance fees to the Cordoba Mosque, Seville Cathedral, and the Alhambra and Generalife Gardens

Not Included:

  • International or domestic airfare
  • Gratuities to guides and drivers
  • Travel insurance
  • Additional meals when not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Entrance fees to monuments or museums when not mentioned on the itinerary
  • Local city tax for overnight stays
  • Visas required for entry into the country as necessary
  • Anything of a personal nature or that is not mentioned in included

Pricing Details

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  • From price is CAD per person, based on double occupancy, and for travel in low season
  • The final price will vary and is also based on the month of travel
  • Prices are subject to change
  • This tour may consist of a combination of different programs. If this applies, there might be a change in the tour escort and passengers between the programs
  • Due to luggage restrictions on the coach bus, each passenger is allowed one suitcase and one carry on luggage

Optional Extras:

  • Upgrade to 4-star premium accommodation
  • Pre and Post Accommodation
  • All optional excursions are subject to change and are based on availability. Optional excursions can be pre-booked prior to departure or booked with the Tour Director

Travel Privately

You can request to book this tour privately, travelling only with people you know.

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Itinerary

DAY 1: WELCOME TO MADRID

Upon your arrival at the airport in Madrid, you'll be greeted by your dedicated driver who will be ready to transfer you from the airport to your hotel. Once you've checked in and freshened up, the day is yours to explore at your own pace. Madrid offers a wealth of cultural and culinary delights for you to discover. Whether you choose to visit world-class museums, savor delicious tapas, or simply wander through charming streets, the city is sure to captivate you with its vibrant energy and rich history. Enjoy your first day in Madrid to the fullest!

Accommodation at the Meliá Castilla, Princesa Plaza, Madrid, or similar

DAY 2: MADRID

After breakfast, embark on a captivating morning tour of Madrid. Explore medieval Morería, known for its ancient architecture and lively taverns. Discover courtly Austrias with highlights like Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, and Plaza de la Villa.

Continue through Bourbon Madrid, admiring the Royal Palace, iconic fountains like Cibeles and Neptune, and Puerta de Alcalá. Marvel at 19th-century gems like Plaza de Oriente and the renowned Prado Museum (exterior). Experience modern Madrid on Gran Vía, Paseo de la Castellana, and in the upscale Barrio de Salamanca.

Visit the green Parque del Oeste, the academic hub of Ciudad Universitaria, and bustling commercial and financial districts. Conclude with a visit to the legendary Santiago Bernabéu Stadium. The afternoon is yours to explore. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Meliá Castilla, Princesa Plaza, Madrid, or similar

DAY 3: MADRID > CACERES > CORDOBA

Breakfast at the hotel. Set off westward along the highway towards Extremadura, the birthplace of numerous explorers of the New World. Upon arrival in Cáceres, the provincial capital, you'll find a city designated as a World Heritage Site. Enjoy some leisure time to wander through the historic district, replete with its ancient walls and renowned medieval quarter. Later, we'll journey on to Córdoba, once the seat of the Caliphate. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Sercotel Córdoba Medina Azahara, Cordoba, or similar

DAY 4: CORDOBA > SEVILLE

Enjoy a delightful breakfast at the hotel. We'll begin our day with a visit to the awe-inspiring Mosque/Cathedral, a place of tranquility that will surely rejuvenate our minds and spirits. Following this, we'll meander through the charming narrow streets of the Jewish Quarter. After a brief journey of approximately two hours, we'll reach the vibrant city of Seville. You'll be comfortably settled into your accommodation at the hotel. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Catalonia Santa Justa, Seville, or similar

DAY 5: SEVILLE

Indulge in a delightful hotel breakfast to kickstart your day, then embark on a monumental city tour, including an exclusive visit to the awe-inspiring Cathedral, second only to Saint Peter's in Rome. Explore the historic Santa Cruz neighborhood, linked to the opera "Carmen" and the legend of "Don Juan". Discover the beauty of María Luisa Park and Plaza de España.

The afternoon is yours to relish the city's diverse perspectives and unique flavors. Return to your comfortable hotel for relaxation and evening preparations. Optionally, immerse yourself in a captivating Flamenco show for an extra dose of cultural richness. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Catalonia Santa Justa, Seville, or similar

DAY 6: SEVILLE > RONDA > COSTA DEL SOL

Following a hearty breakfast at the hotel, set out on a southern journey along the picturesque Pueblos Blancos route toward Ronda. Take some leisurely moments to appreciate this city with its Celtic roots, offering breathtaking vistas of the valley and the surrounding mountains.

Later in the afternoon, proceed to the Costa del Sol, renowned for being one of the most modern and highly sought-after international tourist destinations. Check-in at the hotel for a comfortable stay. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Sol Torremolinos - Don Pablo, Costa del Sol, or similar

DAY 7: COSTA DEL SOL > GRANADA

Enjoy a delicious breakfast at the hotel before setting off for Granada, a city steeped in astonishing history and monumental beauty. This city was the final stronghold of the Nasrid Kingdom of Granada until 1492.

Explore the world-renowned Alhambra and the enchanting Generalife Gardens, where fountains, meticulously designed gardens, and serene patios have provided inspiration for authors such as W. Irving in his “Tales of the Alhambra”.

Later, check-in at your hotel for a comfortable overnight stay. In the evening, if you wish, you have the option to attend a Flamenco show, a mesmerizing display of traditional flamenco. Meals: B

Accommodation at the Hotel Alixares, Granada, or similar

DAY 8: GRANADA > TOLEDO > MADRID

Savor a delightful breakfast at the hotel before embarking on a journey northward to the awe-inspiring Imperial city of Toledo. Set against the backdrop of the Castilian sky and embraced by the Tagus River, Toledo is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a cradle of civilizations where Christians, Muslims, and Jews coexisted harmoniously.

Immerse yourself in the art, history, and spirituality of this city, where every corner is a National Monument. Enjoy a brief guided tour, strolling through the charming old town's narrow streets. Later, continue your journey towards Madrid. Meals; B

Accommodation at the Meliá Castilla, Princesa Plaza, Madrid, or similar

DAY 9: MADRID

Enjoy a satisfying breakfast at the hotel before proceeding with your airport transfer. Meals: B

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