6 Days / 5 Nights: Andalucia, Costa del Sol and Toledo Tour: Day 1: Madrid, Caceres and Cordoba.
Departure from the bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente at 08:30 a. m. Drive westwards on a modern highway towards Extremadura, homeland of many discoverers of the new world. Arrive Caceres, capital of the province, declared World Heritage City. Time at leisure to walk through the old town with its ancient walls and well known medieval quarter. Afterwards, continue on driving south towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 2: Cordoba and Seville.
Breakfast at the hotel. City tour including its impressive “Mosque”, today a Cathedral, and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. Continue on towards Seville. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 3: 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 4: Seville, Ronda and Costa del Sol.
After breakfast at the hotel drive south passing typical villages. Reach Ronda; time at leisure to admire this town of Celtic origin and the marvellous view of the valley and mountain range. Continue on to the Costa del Sol, one of the most modern and important international tourist areas. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
Day 5: Costa del Sol and 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 6th: Granada, Toledo and 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 throught its narrow streets. Then proceed with a visit to a famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron) factory. Continue to Madrid. End of our service.
Duration: 6 days.
Start/opening time: At 8:30am on the 1st day.
Please ensure you arrive at the meeting point at least 15 minutes prior to the tour start time.
End/closing time: May vary.
Drop-off location: At the bus terminal located in the underground parking at Plaza de Oriente.
Languages: English and Spanish.
Required documentation: Valid I. D.
Included: Guided visits in Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra and Generalife Gardens) and Toledo. Tour guide. Luxury coach with air conditioning. Accommodation in 4* hotel. Daily breakfast and 5 dinners. Admissions as detailed.