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11-Day Portugal & Andalusia Tour

11-Day Portugal & Andalusia Tour

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AU$2,394 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    11 Days/10 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-4837
  • Operating Days
    Tue
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11 Days/10 Nights From
AU$2,394 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    11 Days/10 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-4837
  • Operating Days
    Tue
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*Up to 40% off
Enquire about this Tour
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    ToursTours Guided visits Lisbon, Fatima, Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra) and Toledo.AccommodationAccommodation Accommodation includedMealsMeals Daily breakfast and 5 dinnersTransportationTransportation Air-conditioned luxury coach

Summary

Learn about Portugal's culture and enjoy the magnificent views of Andalusia in this 11-day tour from Madrid. Guaranteed depatures on Tuesday.

2019 & 2020 Guaranteed Departures

April 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
May 7, 14 & 21
June 4, 11, 18 & 25
July 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
August 6, 13, 29 & 27
September 3, 17 & 24
October 1, 8, 15, 22 & 29
November 5
January 21, 2020
March 24 & 31

*SPTC Offer

  • 40% off applicable to the second passenger.
  • Offer is valid for bookings done from 1 November 2018 to 28 February 2019 on selected dates.
  • Offer is valid on the following departure dates - 25 December 2018; 22 January 2019; 19 February 2019; and 19 & 26 March 2019.
  • Offer is not combinable to other offers or discounts of senior, triple etc.
  • Discount does not apply to departure or Christmas supplements.

Itinerary

Day 1, Madrid – Avila – Salamanca – Porto
Departure from bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente at 08:30 a.m. Drive to Avila. A city that preserves its medieval wall. Short stop to know its walled and old town. Then to Salamanca. Free time in this University City Heritage of Humanity of great architectural and artistic wealth. Departure to the Portuguese border until you reach Porto. Accommodation. 

Day 2, Porto
Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto, considered World Heritage city. We admire the Cathedral, Stock Exchange building and Santa Clara church. In the afternoon, possibility of an optional visit to a famous winery with tasting of its world-famous “port wine”. Accommodation.

Day 3, Porto - Coimbra - Fatima
Breakfast. Departure to Coimbra. City seat of one of the oldest universities in Europe and the birthplace of Fado. Free time. Then to Fatima. Center of the Christian Faith and World Pilgrimage Sanctuary with its impressive Basilica and the Cova da Iria place where the Virgin Mary appeared. The Chapel of the Apparitions, heart of the sanctuary, with the tombs of the three shepherds, Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta. At night possibility to attend the procession of the candles. Accommodation.

Day 4, Fatima – Batalha – Nazare – Alcobaça – Lisbon
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the Batalha Monastery, a masterpiece of Gothic and Manueline style considered a World Heritage place by UNESCO. Continue to the picturesque fishing town of Nazaré. Free time and continue to Alcobaça (World Heritage) visit the XII C. church and admire the tombs of Pedro and Inés de Castro and then to Lisbon. Accommodation. Optional night tour to attend a show of Fado, typical Portuguese song and music. 

Day 5, Lisbon
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning sightseeing tour of the ancient Olissipo, drive through its main squares and avenues, Belem Tower, Jeronimos Monastery, Coach Museum, Monument to the Discoverers, Marquis of Pombal Square, Liberty Avenue. Afternoon at leisure for you to catch the nostalgic corners of Alfama Quarter, the old city gathered next to its Castle, with old buildings nested in narrow twisting “Ruas” full of colour housing the genuine “tabernas” where Fado sounds as a missing past. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 6, Lisbon - Caceres - Cordoba
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure at 07:30 hrs to  Caceres considered as World Heritage place because of the city’s blend of Roman, Islamic, Northern Gothic and Italian Renaissance architechture. Walk through its Plaza Mayor and the Old Town with its famous Medieval Quarter. Afterwards, continue on towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Day 7, Cordoba - Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. 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.

Day 8, Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning panoramic city tour visiting: the exterior of 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. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco tour. 

Day 9, Seville – Ronda – Costa del Sol
After breakfast at the hotel, drive south passing typical villages. Reach Ronda; 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. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Day 10, Costa Del Sol – Granada
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 complex 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.

Day 11, Granada – Toledo – Madrid
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive northward where it emerges, toward the sky of Castilla 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. 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. End of services.

Inclusions

  • Guided visits in Porto, Lisbon, Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra and Generalife Gardens) & Toled
  • Panoramic sightseeing as per itinerary
  • Tour escort
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • Accommodation at selected class
  • Daily breakfast and 5 dinners 

Important Notes

  • This tour is also available with departures from Barcelona on Saturday

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