Departure point: Madrid
Tour kicks off every Wednesday
Day 1. Madrid – Trujillo – Lisbon (658km ~ 409 miles)
Departure from Madrid at 8am to the Spanish rural region of Extremadura, where the first stop will be in the ancient town of Trujillo – a place built and enriched by many famous conquerors of the medieval times. When travelling there, you will be amazed by the number of castles, churches and manor houses. Trujillo is structured around its own Plaza Mayor square, which is guarded by a bronze-cast statue of Pizarro. You will have an hour and a half to explore all the beauty of medieval town
From Trujillo, we will proceed to Portugal and will reach Lisbon in the early evening. Accommodation.
Day 2. Lisbon
Breakfast, followed by a city tour around Lisbon with a local guide. Lisbon offers a rich and varied history, a buzzing nightlife and is blessed with a glorious year-round climate. It is a bustling and exciting city, that boasts a wide choice of activities and fascinating tourist attractions. The city has a welcoming atmosphere, while still embracing its deep-rooted heritage and extensive history. Some of the highlights of the tour:
- Padrão dos Descobrimentos
- Belem Tower.
- Jeronimos Monastery.
- Alfama Quarter
Enjoy an evening in Lisbon on your own. Please do not miss on opportuntiy to try famous pastel de nata (egg tart) – local culinary’s iconic pastry, who’s recipe dates back to the 16th century. You can buy it in any coffee/bakery shop.
Second night in Lisbon.
Day 3. Lisbon – Fatima – Lisbon (264km ~ 164 miles)
Breakfast in the hotel, then a tour to Fatima – one of the world’s largest Catholic pilgrimage sites in the world – the Sanctuary of Our Lady of Fátima (Santuário de Fátima). A tour and a free time in town to feel and appreciate this sacred place.
Later we will return to Lisbon. Free evening and a another night in town.
Day 4. Lisbon – Caceres – Seville
After breakfast we are heading back to Spain. We’ll cross the border and pass again thru province of Extremadura, but this time we’ll head to Caceres – a town, founded by the Romans in 25 BC. Visiting Cáceres will bring you back to the old medieval era. The streets climb and twist among hoary palaces and mansions. As you turn your head up, you can see the skyline decorated with gargoyles, spires, and gigantic storks’ nests. The fortress has been serving as defensive walls since the 16th century. You will have a good hour and a half there, so, go ahead and check the main highlights, those are very close to each other
After a break you will take the highway towards Andalusia with a first overnight stop in Seville. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 5. Seville
Breakfast in the hotel, followed by a proper city tour throughout Seville with a local guide, to admire this beautiful and also the largest city of Southern Spain. With a numerous sights and attractions, Seville will never leave visitors stuck for choice. Main highlights of the tour:
- Plaza de España
- Maria Luisa Park
- Seville’s Cathedral
- Barrio Santa Cruz
After the city tour you will have the afternoon off to rest or explore more on your own.
Dinner and a night in Seville.
Day 6. Seville – Cordoba (145km ~ 90 miles)
Breakfast in the hotel, then departure towards Cordoba. Cordoba – is one of the most beautiful old towns in Andalusia as well as one of Spain’s most famous historical monuments. You will a proper tour through its historic center – conspicuously charming place, with its patios and courtyards, decorated with pots of aromatic jasmine and geraniums and walk narrow, winding streets, lined with what must be some of the prettiest and most colorful houses in southern Spain. And of course you will enter the Mosque-Cathedral – the greatest dual-identity monument in the country.
Extending in a tangle of cobbled streets and squares to the north of the Mosque-Cathedral is Juderia – the city’s former Jewish quarter. This is a great area to stop for lunch, packed as it is with smart restaurants as well as superb no-frills tapas bars. Free time to have lunch and buy some souvenirs.
Accommodation, dinner and night in Cordoba.
Day 7. Cordoba – Ronda – Costa del Sol (322km ~ 200 miles)
Breakfast. Transfer and a first stop in beautiful town of Ronda. Steeped in dark myths and bullfighting folklore, whilst boasting one of the most extraordinary locations in Spain, it is no wonder that Ronda has become Andalusia’s third most visited place. With its world-famous New Bridge and bullring, as well as the hidden corners of the gorge on top of which it perches, Ronda will definetely not disappoint.
In Ronda you will have a free time to explore the main highlights of this beautiful town.
Arrival, dinner and accommodation.
Day 8. Costa del Sol – Granada (180km ~ 112 miles)
Breakfast, then transfer to Granada. Granada is a beautiful city, sitting right at the foot of the spectacular Sierra Nevada mountains. The popular favorite of the region of Andalusia, Granada has a rich history, fantastic range of sites to see, and a bustling nightlife. With Arab influences and Spanish charm, there is plenty of culture and history to explore here. Upon arrival you’ll have a guided tour to see famous complex of La Alhambra, its Arabian palaces Nazaries, and its green and picturesque Generalife Gardens.
Dinner and night in Granada.
Day 9. Granada – Toledo – Madrid (446km ~ 277 miles)
Breakfast, then transfer toToledo – the ancient capital of Spain. Toledo is an incredibly cultural-diversified city; it has seen numerous different cultures and dynasties pass through its walls, as well as many wars, royalty, and artists. The legacy that it guards is an essential part of Spanish culture, so visiting Toledo is bound to be an extremely unique experience.
Lunch in the restaurant. Later we’ll visit a traditional craftman’s workshop to discover the ancestral techniques and the phases of the true Toledano sword-making elaboration process.
Towards the evening transfer and arrival to Madrid. End of the tour. \
- accommodation in **** hotels
- 8 breakfasts, 1 lunch, 5 dinners
- modern and air-conditioned bus
- multi-lingual tour escort
- sightseeing tour with local guide in Lisbon, Sevilla, Cordoba, Granada and Toledo
- tickets to Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon
- tickets to Cordoba’s Mosque
- tickets to Alhambra in Granada
- tickets to St. Tome and St. Maria Blanca churches in Toledo
- travel insurance
- free Wi- Fi on board
- Air Tickets
- Any Meal not mentioned in inclusions.
- Any services, activities, Taxes not mentioned in Inclusions
- 5 % GST
Terms & Conditions:
- Mentioned prices are valid till 31st March’2021.
- Mentioned prices are based on per person on twin sharing
- Prices are Dynamic & Subjected to Change as per travelling dates.
- Children less than 4 years old: free, without granted seat in the bus
- Children between 4 and 7 years old: 25% discount off adult price, in a triple room with adults
- Teenagers between 8 and 18 years old: 5% discount off adult price
- Seniors (65+ years old): 5% discount off adult price
- Third person in triple room: 5%
- Discounts cannot be combined.
Cancellation & Refund Policy:
10% paid at the time of reservation is non-refundable. The other 90% is fully refundable if cancelled in no less than 3 weeks (e.g., if you paid 100% upfront right away). There are no refunds for cancellations made in less than 3 weeks to go before the trip.