Andalucia and Costa del Sol Tour
11 days escorted Andalusia and Costa del Sol round trip from Madrid.
Itinerary ( B = breakfast, D = dinner )
Meet and assistance at the airport, transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.
SUNDAY: MADRID B
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning free to explore the wonders that the city has to offer.
Afternoon Madrid panoramic city tour; find the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, characterized by the antiquity of its buildings drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterized by Phillip II and his Renaissance and Baroque style buildings, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa; the Madrid of the Bourbons and the complex town planning schemes of Charles III, the Royal Palace, Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains and the Puerta de Alcalá. Admire the XIX C. works such as Prado Museum. The contemporary Madrid with areas such as Gran Vía, Castellana, the district of Salamanca, Plaza Castilla and Parque del Oeste, as well as commercial and financial zones of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. A stop will be made at the famous “Hard Rock Café” to enjoy a free drink. Accommodation at the hotel.
MONDAY: MADRID – CORDOBA – SEVILLE B,D
Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up from your hotel and departure. Drive southward along the land of Don Quixote, “The man from La Mancha”, along the way observes vast vineyards. Cross through the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalucía, a region for itself that shows and enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Impressive tour of its Mosque 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. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
TUESDAY: SEVILLE B,D
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning Monumental and Panoramic city tour – the Cathedral (from outside), the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome. The Santa Cruz Quarter, a natural scenario of “Carmen” as well as a precisely where the myth of “Don Juan” developed. The Maria Luisa Park and Spain square. - Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views, specific flavors of this active full of light city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco Tour.
WEDNESDAY: SEVILLE - COSTA DEL SOL B,D
Breakfast at the hotel. Early afternoon transfer to the Costa del Sol, one of the most modern and important international tourist complex. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
THURSDAY – FRIDAY – SATURDAY (3 days): COSTA DEL SOL B,D
Days at leisure for you to enjoy the wonderful beaches of the Costa del Sol and surrounding areas. Optional tours. Breakfast, dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
SUNDAY: COSTA DEL SOL – GRANADA B,D
Breakfast. Departure towards the city of Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. Visit the world famous Alhambra (Red Palace) and Generalife Gardens, that have inspired several authors with its sound and sights, such as the “Tales of the Alhambra” by W. Irving. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter.
MONDAY: GRANADA – TOLEDO – MADRID B
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive northward where it emerges, toward the sky of Castile and surrounded by the Tagus river, the impressive Imperial city of Toledo –World Heritage City- where the three cultures Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together. Resume of the Spanish art, history and spirituality the whole town is a National Monument. The City tour will includes the most important monuments, its narrow streets and the famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron). Continue to Madrid.
TUESDAY: MADRID B
After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport. End of services and departure.
Please allow three hours for check-in to your international flights and two hours for domestic.
1. How much would it cost to fly from an airport not listed as part of this deal?
Please contact us for additional pricing options from any departure airport not listed.
2. Can we extend our trip before or after the promotional dates for the deal?
Yes, you can arrange for that by contacting us either by phone or email.
3. How do I find out if the dates I want to travel are available?
Check the dates listed above to see if there is availability for the specific date you are interested in. If there are multiple dates listed feel free to contact us for the most up-to-date availability.
11 nights in 4* hotels in standard rooms
Breakfast daily and 7 dinners
Sightseeing on air conditioned motor coaches with English speaking professional tour guides.
All Hotel service and local taxes are included.
Rates are per person, based on double occupancy as described above.
Airfare is not included and nonrefundable after booking. Additional fees: Baggage fees may apply.
Drinks at meals
Personal expenses, Tips to the guide and driver (optional)
Anything not mentioned in “Tour Features”.
(*)This is a combined tour and participants could have different city destination. According to tour segment a different Tour Escort maybe used.
During stay in Madrid and Costa del Sol Tour the Escort service is not available.
The Madrid city tour will be by regular service.
Cancellation policy and fees:
All cancellations subject to fee up to date specified.
Travel insurance is highly recommended.
Hotels (or similar):
3 nights Madrid: Catalonia Gran Via
2 nights Seville: Melia Lebreros
4 nights Costa del Sol: Melia Costa del Sol
1 night Granda: Abades Nevada Palace
Every week from April to end of September .