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Madrid, Andalucia and the Mediterranean Coast with Barcelona

9 day/8 night tour from $2179 per person share twin
Flights are additional

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 20 by 4pm

 

9 day/8 night tour from
$2179
per person share twinFlights are additional

Madrid, Andalucia and the Mediterranean Coast with Barcelona

This unique itinerary takes you through two of the most special Andalucian cities, Seville and Granada, and two very Mediterranean cities, Vanencia and Barcelona. You’ll see Cordoba’s Synagogue in the Jewish Quarter and La Alhambra in Granada with beautiful buildings, towers, palaces, patios and gardens. 

Deal Includes
 8 nights accommodation
 Breakfast daily
 3 dinners
 Transportation by deluxe motor coach with air conditioning
 English Only tour escort
 Transfers to/from airport
 Guided visits in Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada, Valencia and Barcelona 
Flights are additional 

9 day/8 night tour
From $2179* per person share twin
Travel: Set departures Saturdays (Apr-Oct 20)
*Based on Apr, May, Jun 2020 departures 

Itinerary
Day 1: (Saturday) MADRID

Meet and assistance at the airport, transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure.

Day 2: MADRID
Morning Madrid panoramic city tour; find 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. 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 areas of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. Afternoon free to continue exploring the wonders that the city has to offer.

Day 3: MADRID – CORDOBA – SEVILLE
Pick up at your hotel and transfer to JULIÁ TRAVEL bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente. Departure at 08:30 a.m. 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. Impressive tour of its   Mosque (entrance included) 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.

Day 4: SEVILLE
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 flavors of this active full of light city. Optional Flamenco Tour.

Day 5: SEVILLE – GRANADA
Drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of ANDALUSIA observing an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, 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. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter.

Day 6: GRANADA – VALENCIA

Via Murcia, capital of the fertile garden of the Segura river, continue north via Alicante, the second largest city within the region of Valencia. Reach 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”.

Day 6: VALENCIA – BARCELONA
Morning city tour of this bright city including a drive through the old city showing the most prominent buildings, we 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 all along the Mediterranean coast to Catalunya, via Tarragona, the Roman Tarraco. Reach Barcelona principal Mediterranean city homeland of the famous architect Gaudí symbol of the Catalonian modernism.

Day 8: BARCELONA
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. - The Montjuïc Park with spectacular views of the city and harbor, Olympic Ring, monument to Columbus and the Olympic Port. Afternoon is for you to keep on discovering this city.

Day 9: BARCELONA
After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport for the end of your tour.

Guaranteed Departures
11 Apr, 09 May, 13 Jun, 04 Jul, 01 Aug, 05 Sep, 03 Oct 2020
High Season surcharge applies for Jul-Oct departures $70 per person share twin

Notes
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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Terms and Conditions

Travel is valid for set departures on Saturday (Apr-Oct 20) and sales valid until 31 Mar 20 or until sold out. Advertised price is for departures Apr, May, June 2020. Conditions apply. Prices are in NZ dollars for cash or cheque purchase only. All prices and packages are subject to availability at time of booking. All travel must be commenced and completed as specified. Some high season surcharges and closeout periods apply – please ask your House of Travel consultant for full details. City Tax not included and to be paid directly to the hotels. Valid for new bookings only. Packages are based on consecutive night stays at specified hotels – should your needs differ please refer to your travel consultant. Amendment & cancellation fees may apply. Airfares are additional. Contact House of Travel on 0800 713 715 for more information and the best airfare to match your holiday.

Sale Period

Until 31 Mar 20 by 4pm

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