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9-Day Madrid, Andalusia & Mediterranean Coast Tour

9-Day Madrid, Andalusia & Mediterranean Coast Tour

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AU$2,021 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    9 Days/8 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-MACLB
  • Operating Days
    Sat
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9 Days/8 Nights From
AU$2,021 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    9 Days/8 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-MACLB
  • Operating Days
    Sat
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*Up to 40% off
Enquire about this Tour
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Accommodation includedTourTour Visit the world famous Alhambra complex and Generalife GardensMealsMeals Daily breakfast & three dinnersToursTours Guided visits in Madrid, Valencia and Barcelona.

Summary

Experience a different kind of Spanish affair with this exciting 9-day tour. Discover Madrid's unique cultural heritage, Andalusia's rich Arab past, and the fusion of nature and modern arts in Valencia and Barcelona during this amazing holiday. Guaranteed departures on Saturday.

2019 & 2020 Guaranteed Departures

April 6, 13, 20 & 27
May 4, 11, 18 & 25
June 8, 15, 22 & 29
July 6, 13, 20 & 27
August 3, 10, 17 & 24
September 7, 14 & 28
October 5, 19 & 26
November 16
December 21 & 28
January 18, 2020
February 22
March 14 & 28

*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 - 22 & 29 December 2018; 12 & 19 January 2019; 16 February; and 23 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
Meet and assistance at the airport, transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 2, Madrid
Breakfast at the hotel. Have your morning Madrid panoramic city tour. Explore the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, famous for its historical buildings. Drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterized by Phillip II and its 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. Discover 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 areas of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. You're free in the afternoon to continue exploring the wonders that the city has to offer. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 3, Madrid – Cordoba - Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up at your hotel and transfer to the bus terminal located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente. Depart at 8:30 am and drive along La Mancha, Don Quixote’s land. Brief stop at typical site in Puerto Lapice. Cross through the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalusia, a region for itself that shows and enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Take an impressive tour of its Mosque (entrance included) and other sites that will ease your mind and spirit as you stroll through the narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short 2-hour ride reach Seville. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Day 4, Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. Have your 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” and precisely where the myth of “Don Juan” developed), Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views and specific flavors of this active full of light city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco Tour.

Day 5, Seville - Granada
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of Andalusia. You'll be mesmerized by an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment - the last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. 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. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter

Day 6, Granada - Valencia
After breakfast at the hotel start driving towards the Mediterranean coast. You'll  pass by Via Murcia, capital of the fertile garden of the Segura river, and continue north via Alicante, the second largest city within the region of Valencia. Arrive in Valencia, one of the main capitals of the Mediterranean coast with its modern Arts and Sciences Architectural Complex integrated by six elements: Hemispheric, Umbracle, Science Museum, Oceanographic, Palau de les Arts and Ágora. Valencia is also the home of the internationally well renowned and delicious “Paella”, Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 7, Valencia - Barcelona
Breakfast at the hotel. Enjoy a morning city tour of this bright city, including a drive through the old city showing the most prominent buildings. You will then be driven past the old riverbed of the Turia to the most avant-garde complex “Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias” to watch the emblematic exteriors of the six buildings. Early afternoon departure northward along the Mediterranean coast to Catalunya, via Tarragona, the Roman Tarraco, Arrive in Barcelona - the  principal Mediterranean city and homeland of the famous architect Gaudí symbol of the Catalonian modernism. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 8, Barcelona
Breakfast at the hotel. Have a morning city tour of Barcelona well known worldwide for the Olympic Games during 1992. Drive along the main avenues with impressive modernist buildings by Gaudí such as La Pedrera, Casa Milá, etc. – declared World Heritage buildings. Discover The Montjuïc Park with spectacular views of the city, Olympic Ring, monument to Columbus, and the Olympic Port. You're free in the afternoon to keep on discovering this city full attractive offers as well as exquisite and varied gastronomy. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 9, Barcelona
After breakfast at the hotel, transfer to the airport. End of tour.

Inclusions

  • Guided visits in Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada, Valencia and Barcelona
  • Tour escort
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • Accommodation at selected class
  • Daily breakfast and 3 dinners
  • Transfers to/from airport as per itinerary

Important Notes

  • Single supplement applies. Contact us for details.
  • Barcelona Local City Tax is not included, to be paid directly to the hotel.
  • This tour might be a combination of different programs. If applies there might be a change in the tour escort and passengers between the programs.
  • In the event that the panoramic tour of Madrid is not operated for technical reasons will be replaced by the Madrid Hop-on Hop-off Bus 1 day instead.
  • During stay in Madrid tour escort service is not available. 

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