Capture the essence of Spain this with holiday. Visit Spain's most popular sights and attractions, explore its cultural centers, eat local cuisine, take a stroll in its many parks, witness sunlit twilights and visit the many UNESCO heritage sites.
Day 01: Madrid
Welcome to the Capital of Spain. On arrival, transfer by luxury car, Mercedes or Audi, with an English-speaking driver. Accommodation in your hotel.
Day 02: Madrid
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Private sightseeing tour of Madrid during 2 hours, by luxury car with an English speaking driver. Meet driver in your hotel and, by the end of this tour, you will have gained a complete vision of the city. We will approach the façade of the Royal Palace, the Sabatini Gardens and Campo del Moro. The church of San Francisco El Grande, the fountains of Paseo del Prado, the Toledo Bridge, the Prado Museum, and Puerta de Alcalá are also good examples of this splendid style.
In the afternoon, enjoy an escorted private walking “tapas” tour dinner. The most inescapable element of Spanish cooking is tapas, small snacks now popular all over the world. Enjoy a Tapas tour, experience the Spanish culture, accompanied by a local person, who will be pointing out our less-known cultural details, throughout the tour. You will find bars, taverns, even entire neighborhoods, specialized in tapas. Live Spain like a Spaniard. The stops include: Tapas in a traditional Tavern / Tasca & Visit to one of the oldest Taverns of Madrid. Overnight in Madrid.
Day 03: Madrid - Cordoba
Buffet breakfast and private transfer to the railway station in order to pick up the high-speed train to Cordoba. Private transfer on arrival to your hotel. In the afternoon, enjoy an equestrian show: Unique, magical performance where you can admire the beauty of the pure-bred horses. Here, the sound of the guitar blends with the trickling of the fountains, the trotting horses and the skill of our riders will enchant visitors at the majestic venue of the Castle of the Christian Monarchs in Cordoba. Accommodation in your hotel. Overnight in Córdoba.
Day 04: Cordoba - Seville
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Regular sightseeing tour of Cordoba. Departure from your hotel, you will take a stroll through the historic quarter of Cordoba to discover the splendid Mosque-Cathedral. Then, the Synagogue, the Alcazar and we will take a stroll around the Jewish Quarter. In the evening private transfer to the train station to take your train to Seville. Private transfer on arrival and accommodation in your hotel. Overnight in Seville.
Day 05: Seville - Granada
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Regular sightseeing tour of Seville: departure from your hotel. First stop will be the cathedral, one of the world’s most beautiful Gothic temples. The dimensions of this cathedral make it the third largest church in the world. We will walk through Santa Cruz quarter, we will pass by the Reales Alcázares (Royal Fortresses), Archive of the Indies declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, where we will see the Torre del Oro, of Arab origin, which dates back to the 13th century and was part of the ancient walls. In the end we will arrive to Guadalquivir river, where We will enjoy a tour on a boat cruising the river Guadalquivir.
Private transfer to train station and departure by fast train to Granada. Private transfer to your hotel. By night, enjoy a Flamenco show with gipsy in Sacromonte mountain caves. Every day at 22.00 hrs. This venue offers a “zambra”, a form of flamenco show, which is danced in caves of the Sacromonte, the gipsy district, (where some people still live!). Gipsies of the same family dance sing and play a visceral flamenco whose roots date back to the times of the Moorish wedding dances in Granada. An additional attraction is the gorgeous view from the caves: the Alhambra and the Generalife by night. Accommodation in your hotel. Overnight in Granada.
Day 06: Granada - Barcelona
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Regular tour of Alhambra Palace & Generalife Gardens. Departure from your hotel. We will arrive at the Alhambra, built on the top of a hill. The palace complexes of the Alhambra and Generalife, beside the Albaicin, have been declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. In the afternoon private transfer to airport to proceed to your next destination by flight - Barcelona. Private transfer on arrival and accommodation in your hotel. Overnight in Barcelona.
Day 07: Barcelona
Buffet breakfast at the hotel. Private sightseeing tour of Barcelona during 2 hours, by luxury car with an English speaking driver. Meet driver in your hotel and, by the end of this tour, you will have gained a complete vision of the city. The variety and wealth of Barcelona’s heritage provide a number of attractive routes through its various districts. This way, the traveler will get to know the most typical monuments of the city. Barcelona is a Cosmopolitan Mediterranean city. We will visit the façade of the Cathedral, the façade of the Sagrada Familia: a unique creation that has become Barcelona’s most universal symbol. The visit continues to the Olympic Village, the Columbus monument and then on to the Montjuïc Mountain, where you will be able to see the Olympic Stadium and Sant Jordi Palace. In the afternoon, discover everything you’ve always wanted to know about ham. Visit the new center dedicated to ham in the heart of Barcelona’s Rambla where you can sample several varieties of this flavorsome and renowned delicacy. Entrance includes Visit to the museum, audiovisual explanation in English and in the end. Overnight in Barcelona.
Day 8: Barcelona
Breakfast and private transfer from hotel to International airport. Proceed onwards to your next destination.
Inclusions in tour are as follows:
02 nights accommodation in Madrid.
01 night accommodation in Cordoba.
01 night accommodation in Seville.
01 night accommodation in Granada.
02 night accommodation in Barcelona.
Daily buffet breakfast.
Return airport transfers on private basis.
Madrid city tour on a private basis.
Córdoba city tour and entrances to Alcazar, Synagogue and Mosque on a seat in coach basis.
Seville city tour and Guadalquivir River cruise on a seat in coach basis.
Granada city tour and Alhambra Palace & Generalife Gardens on a seat in coach basis.
Barcelona city tour on a private basis.
Followings are not included in tour:
Airfare & Airport Taxes.
Meals not specified above.
Travel and Medical Insurance.
Tips and Porterage.
Expenses of personal nature.
Anything not mentioned in the inclusions above.