Trip Overview

Trip Overview

  • Discover layers of culture and history in Córdoba at the Mezquita and in the old Jewish quarter.
  • Enjoy a guided tour of Granada’s famed Alhambra, a stunning example of Moorish architecture.
  • Try out flamenco during a private lesson with a professional dancer in Granada.

Itinerary

Itinerary

Discover the history and romance of Andalucia on this eight-day trip to five amazing cities, with plenty of free time to discover them. Explore Madrid’s famous museums, walk the cobblestoned streets of El Greco’s Toledo with a local historian, take a flamenco lesson in Granada, and embrace the region’s Moorish spirit in Granada and Córdoba. Some 1,300 years in the making, the fascinating culture of Moorish Spain will be sure to leave you wanting more.

This trip is offered in partnership with
G Adventures.

Day 1: Madrid
Arrive at any time.
Accommodations:Hotel Madfor (or similar)
Day 2: Madrid
Visit the UNESCO World Heritage Site of Toledo with a local historian. Explore the old quarter, which is considered an open-air museum. Return to Madrid and opt to visit museums or just relax at a local café.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:Hotel Madfor (or similar)
Day 3: Madrid/Córdoba
Travel by high-speed train to Córdoba and visit the Mezquita (mosque). Afterwards, stroll the historic medieval Jewish quarter, full of narrow winding lanes and traditional houses.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:Macia Alfaros (or similar)
Day 4: Córdoba/Granada
Travel to the Andalusian city of Granada and take an orientation walk with the CEO. Learn the art of flamenco from a professional teacher during a private class.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:Hotel Granada Five Senses Rooms & Suites (or similar)
Day 5: Granada
Enjoy a guided visit to an architectural masterpiece — the Alhambra. It's one of the greatest accomplishments of Islamic art and architecture, and the highlight of our trip for most visitors. After, enjoy free time to explore Granada.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:Hotel Granada Five Senses Rooms & Suites (or similar)
Day 6: Granada/Seville
This morning, journey to Seville, one of the most colourful and exciting cities in Spain. Take an orientation walk with the CEO and opt to visit the cathedral Giralda or Casa Pilatos, or enjoy a traditional flamenco show.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:H10 Corregidor Boutique Hotel (or similar)
Day 7: Seville
Get a taste of Seville's energetic pulse with a full free day in the city. Spend the day at leisure exploring its Muslim monuments, parks, and gardens or sit back and relax at a local café.
Meals Included:Breakfast
Accommodations:H10 Corregidor Boutique Hotel (or similar)
Day 8: Seville
Depart at any time.
Meals Included:Breakfast

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