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Highlights of Spain

Trip Highlights

This escorted journey showcases the best that Spain has to offer: the modernist architecture of Barcelona, big-hitter art museums in Madrid's and the distinct culture of Andalusian capitals, Seville and Cordoba's.

7 Nights / 8 Days Starting €1180 per person

DETAILED ITINERARY

DAY 1    BARCELONA
Arrive to Barcelona. Meet and assistance at the airport, transfer to the hotel. Free day at Leisure.
Overnight at the hotel.

Suggested Hotels in BARCELONA: Catalonia Barcelona 505 Hotel 4* / Catalonia Barcelona Plaza 4*sup


DAY 2   BARCELONA
Breakfast at the hotel. Meet in Julia Travel bus terminal (Balmes, 5) at 08:00 for a morning Highlights city tour of Barcelona. Discover the history of the city while visiting some of the most important places in a comfortable and easy way.  The first part of the visit consists in a guided walking tour through the small and narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter, the oldest part of the city. We will see Las Ramblas, de Cathedral Square, The Cathedral (free time to visit the Cathedral by yourself), the Old Jewish Quarter, among other interesting places. Later we will take our bus to start with a panoramic tour around the rest of the city. Pass by the elegant Passeig de Gràcia Street, where there are located two of the most important Gaudi’s buildings (Casa Batlló and Casa Milà “la Pedrera”), the Triumph Arc, the Olympic Village and the Olympic Port. For the next part of the visit we will access to the Montjuic Mountain. During the visit you will be given some free time to enjoy the different areas inspired in different Spanish regions, where you will find craft shops restaurants and bars. At the end, back to the bus, we will leave Montjuic and come back to the city centre passing through España square, the twin Venetian towers, the MNAC and the Shopping centre Las Arenas, build in an old bullring. We will arrive to Catalunya square, and we will end up the tour. Afternoon is at leisure to enjoy this wonderful city and surroundings. Overnight at the hotel. 

DAY 3   BARCELONA - MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to Sants train station to depart by AVE, high speed train, at 9:00 am to Madrid. Enjoy the journey with the comfort and operating speed of this AVE train. Arrival at 11:45 am. Transfer from station to your hotel. Free day at leisure. Overnight at the hotel. 

Suggested Hotels in Madrid: Florida Norte Hotel 4*/ Courtyard Marriott Madrid Princesa 4* sup or Catalonia Gran Via Hotel 4*sup

DAY 4 MADRID – CORDOBA - SEVILLE
Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to JULIA 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 an enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Impressive tour of its Mosque and streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short two hours ride reach Seville. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.


DAY 5 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 flavors of this active full of light city. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.

Suggested Hotels in SEVILLE: Catalonia Santa Justa Hotel 4* / Meliá Lebreros Hotel 4* sup

DAY 6    SEVILLE - GRANADA
After breakfast at the hotel 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 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.

Suggested Hotels in GRANADA: Los Angeles Hotel 4* / Melia Granada Hotel 4* sup

DAY 7 GRANADA – TOLEDO - 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 through its narrow streets. Then proceed with a visit to a famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron) factory. Continue to Madrid. Accommodation at the hotel.

Suggested Hotels in MADRID: Florida Norte Hotel 4*/ Courtyard Marriott Madrid Princesa 4* sup or Catalonia Gran Via Hotel 4*sup

DAY 8   MADRID
Breakfast and Check Out. Transfer to the airport to fly back.
 

Dates & Prices

Prices are in EUROS, per person and based on Single & Double occupancy 

Dates

Hotels Category

7 Nights

SGL

DBL

APRIL - OCTOBER

4* standard

€ 1550

€ 1180

4* superior

1850

1260



 

 

Remarks

  • Rates are based on Half board basis ( breakfast and dinner)
  • Guaranteed departures every Monday.
  • High season supplement from July till October €25 per person

PRICES INCLUDE

  • 7 nights accommodation in your selected hotels category (2 nights Barcelona, 2 nights Madrid, 2 nights Seville, 1 night Granada)
  • Daily Breakfast
  • Dinner in Seville & Granada
  • Transfer on arrival in Barcelona and departure in Madrid
  • All transportation as stated on Itinerary in Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • Guided city tours in Barcelona, Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra & Generalife Gardens) and Toledo.
  • Travel insurance

PRICES EXCLUDE

  • International flights
  • Visa fees
  • Other Optional tours
  • Personal expenses