Walking tour of Madrid’s history to discover some of the most emblematic places of the city: the Medieval Madrid, the city in the nineteenth century, the Madrid of Austria and Borbon dinasties. Tapas lunch at a tavern. In the afternoon, guided tour of the Prado Museum or the Reina Sofia Museum, accompanied by an expert.
Excursion to Toledo, birthplace of El Greco, to discover the “City of Three Cultures”, where Christians, Muslims and Jews used to live together. Return to Madrid. In the afternoon, walk in the Retiro or shopping tour.
Departure to Córdoba, Caliphate city, offering a huge cultural and historical legacy with its beautiful Mosque-Cathedral, a World Heritage Site, and the Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos, the Jewish Quarter and the only synagogue in Andalucía. Transfer to Seville for dinner and accommodation.
Sightseeing tour of the city starting at the Cathedral of Santa María, walking tour of the neighborhood of Santa Cruz, the ancient Jewish quarter. In the afternoon visit to the Alcázar, impressive Royal Palace, and the beautiful Maria Luisa Park . Free time to enjoy the city. In the evening, optional dinner and “tablao” flamenco show.
Day dedicated to horses, wine and the homeland of flamenco music at the city of Jerez. Optional guided tour to a herd of fighting bulls in the coutryside to enjoy the close view of these noble animals. At night, bus tour or carriage ride followed by a walk, to enjoy the stunning illuminations of the city.
The Alhambra, fascinating architectural gem, Nazari palaces, Alcazaba, the Palace of Charles V, the Medina, the Generalife Palace and Gardens. Historic Centre (Cathedral, Capilla Real, Alcaicería) and walk in the center, to spot the traces of the medieval Islamic city and the influence of the conquest of the city by the Catholic Kings.
Tour of the Albaicín and its narrow streets, churches, monasteries, palaces and cármenes. End with the visit of the Cartuja Monastery, one of the jewels of Andalusian Baroque. Alternatively, visit to the neighborhood of Sacromonte, a unique place with dwellings enabled in caves.
Departure from Granada to Barcelona. Sightseeing tour of the city visiting its main neighborhoods and buildings: Montjuïc Park, Olympic Ring esplanade, ancient Gothic Quarter and the impressive buildings designed by the famous architect Antoni Gaudí.
Walking tour of the historic center of the city’s Gothic Quarter, the Cathedral and medieval streets, the Ramblas true heart of the city, the Born and the Church of Santa Maria del Mar. Tapas tasting. In the afternoon visit of the Temple of Sagrada Familia, and free time in the Paseo de Gracia to visit La Pedrera and Casa Batlló, or enjoy a visit to Camp Nou living the FCB Experience.
Free day to live the Dalí Experience with a visit to Dalí’s Theatre-Museum in Figueres and his House-Museum in the charming village of Cadaqués, or enjoy a shopping tour in Barcelona.
Optional activities: visit the Benedictine monastery of Montserrat, followed by the visit of a winery in Penedés, with wine tasting and lunch, or visit the city of Tarragona with its Roman ruins and the monastery of Poblet.
Departure from Barcelona to destination.