Spanish Wonder End Madrid Summer 2019

Tour Type: Country Explorer
Brochure Type: Europe & Britain 2019

This zesty fiesta through Spain includes the ornate Alhambra Palace in Granada, Valencia's 19th-century Bullring and Gaudi's Gothic gift to Barcelona - La Sagrada Familia.

Sightseeing Highlights
  • CITY TOUR in Toledo, Madrid, Cordoba, Seville and Barcelona
  • ORIENTATION of Valencia
  • VISIT the Synagogue and Santo Tome in Toledo, Mosque of the Caliphs in Cordoba, Cathedral in Seville, the Alhambra Palace in Granada, Montjuic Hill and Placa de Catalunya in Barcelona
  • VIEW the Cave Homes of Guadix, the Serrano and Quart Towers and the City of Arts and Sciences complex in Valencia
  • SEE La Sagrada Familia in Barcelona
Dining Highlights
  • 8 hot buffet breakfasts
  • 4 dinners (including Be My Guest) with local wine
First class travel Highlights
  • Audio Headsets for flexible sightseeing
  • Daily breakfast and an average of 50% of evening meals
  • Luxury air-conditioned coach with WiFi in most countries or alternative transportation (such as rail journeys)
  • Cherry-picked hotels, all tried and trusted
  • Hand-picked Insider Experiences
  • Optional Experiences and free time
  • All porterage and restaurant gratuities
  • Must-see sightseeing and surprise extras
  • An expert Travel Director and separate Driver
  • All hotel tips, charges and local taxes
  • VIP entry to many sights

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Tour Operator
Trafalgar Tours
Offer
Offer valid through 6/30/2019
Duration
9 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1MadridArrive Madrid (2 Nights): Bienvenidos a Madrid. The lively capital of Spain is our launch pad to a memorable encounter with one of Europe's most soulful destinations. Relax in the lush surrounds of Buen Retiro Park, shop up a storm on Gran Via or people-watch over coffee and napolitana con chocolate in Puerta del Sol. This evening, join your fellow travellers and Travel Director for a fiery Welcome Reception, followed by an orientation drive to see some of the city's most iconic sights. Welcome Reception
Ayre Gran Colon
Day 2MadridToledo Excursion and Madrid Sightseeing: We head to Toledo, the former capital of Spain, where we join a Local Specialist for a walking tour of this city that dates back to Roman times. We'll visit a traditional factory and 'Dive Into Culture', witnessing the age-old inlaid-steel craft, before seeing one of El Greco's most famous paintings in the Church of Santo Tome - 'The Burial of Count Orgaz'. We'll also visit the synagogue, then return to Madrid where we'll admire the monument to Cervantes and Don Quixote at the Plaza de Espana. See Puerta del Sol, the city's hub with our Local Specialist, before spending the evening on your own, delving into the delicious flavours of Spain's tapas capital. Buffet Breakfast
Day 3SevilleMadrid - Cordoba - Seville (2 Nights): Journeying south through La Mancha, we arrive in Cordoba, once a significant Moorish settlement. Join a Local Specialist to visit the Mosque of the Caliphs and learn about centuries of Moorish rule and its influence on the culture and architecture of the region. We travel to flamboyant Seville, our home for the next two nights. Consider an Optional Experience to see the colourful twirling skirts in a fiery flamenco or rub shoulders with the Sevillanos in search of delicious tapeo and wine. Buffet Breakfast
Zenit
Day 4SevilleSeville Sightseeing and Free Time: This morning, we meet our Local Specialist for a sightseeing tour of Seville. View the symbolic Bell Tower of the Giralda, see the Moorish-inspired Maria Luisa Park, with its tiled fountains, pavilions and ponds, and walk through the imposing Plaza de Espana. Marvel at Christopher Columbus's ornate tomb in the cathedral, then take a walk through the former Jewish Quarter. This evening, we 'Connect With Locals', joining the Morillo family for a Be My Guest dinner at their olive oil mill, where you'll learn how oil is produced from their 6,000 trees and get to sample some of their produce.Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Day 5GranadaSeville - Granada: Multi-cultural Granada takes centre stage today, as we visit the magnificent Alhambra in the company of a Local Specialist. A fine example of Moorish architecture, the Alhambra complex was built during the 14th century, towards the end of Islamic rule in Spain. Wander through the exotic water gardens of the Generalife, the royal Summer Palace, once linked to the other palaces by a covered walkway across the ravine. Buffet Breakfast
Allegro
Day 6ValenciaGranada - Guadix - Valencia: This morning, we journey via Mora Pass to Guadix in the northern foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains. We'll see the whitewashed troglodyte dwellings lodged into the ochre-coloured cliffs of the surrounding area, then travel to Valencia, where we'll view the Bullring and admire its medieval architecture. Embrace the city's spirit of innovation and stop to view the City of Arts and Sciences, a large-scale urban recreation centre for culture and science. This evening, dine at your hotel and take to the vibrant streets of the Old Quarter. Buffet Breakfast, Dinner with wine
Tryp Oceanic
Day 7BarcelonaValencia - Peniscola - Barcelona Sightseeing (2 Nights): Head north, along the coast through the Levant region, and stop at Peniscola, the City in the Sea. View the ancient castle of the 'Spanish Pope', built by the Knights Templar and used in the film, 'El Cid'. Then, journey along the Costa Dorada to Barcelona with its whimsical Gaudi architecture. Admire this famous architect's talents at his unfinished La Sagrada Familia Cathedral, which has been under construction since 1882. See the Placa de Catalunya and pay tribute to the great Christopher Columbus, with your Local Specialist. Later, take a trip up Montjuic for panoramic views of this enchanting city. Enjoy a free evening to spend as you wish. Ramble through El Born for delicious tapas or consider visiting a Catalan-style restaurant for a delicious dinner of local specialities. Buffet Breakfast
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Day 8BarcelonaBarcelona Free Day: Explore centuries of history, contemporary culture and exquisite art and architecture on your day at leisure. Visit Gaudi's fantasy Park Guell, stroll through the enchanting Gothic Quarter or join an Optional Experience to the monastery perched atop Montserrat to see the mystical Black Madonna, the patron saint of Catalonia. This evening, we celebrate a memorable journey through Spain with our newfound friends and Travel Director at a special Farewell Dinner with wine.Buffet Breakfast, Farewell Dinner
Day 9MadridBarcelona - Madrid: For now it's a sad adios to Spain at the end of a memorable holiday. Depart Barcelona for the capital Madrid. Drop-off will be at Trafalgar Madrid hotel and not at the airport. Arrival will be at approximately 6pm, depending on traffic conditions.Buffet Breakfast
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10/26/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - FullQuote
11/02/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite Departure - FullQuote
11/09/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - FullQuote
11/16/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
11/23/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - Definite DepartureQuote
11/30/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land Price - FullQuote
12/07/2019$1,875.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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12/23/2019$2,025.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
12/27/2019$2,125.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
12/29/2019$2,125.00* (USD) / Land PriceQuote
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