8 DAYS ANDALUCIA & COSTA DEL SOL plus MADRID TOUR PACKAGE (MA5JM)

8 DAYS ANDALUCIA & COSTA DEL SOL plus MADRID TOUR PACKAGE (MA5JM)

DEPARTS MADRID / TUESDAYS: 03 April 2018 - 26 March 2019 / 02 April 2019 - 31 March 2020

Visits: Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Ronda, Costa del Sol, Granada, Toledo

 
2019-2020 Itinerary:Costa del Sol Andalucia Spain Madrid Coach tour
Day 1 (Tuesday)                    ARRIVE MADRID
Arrive at Madrid airport and transfer to your hotel, your day is free Accommodation. Perhaps book an optional evening Tapas Tour or Prado “Skip the Line” Afternoon Tour.
 
Day 2 (Wednesday)               MADRID
This morning after breakfast enjoy a Madrid city tour; discover the medieval origins of the city such as the Arabic fortress at the Barrio de la Morería and drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterised by Phillip II and his Renaissance and Baroque style buildings. Visit Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa and the complex town planning schemes of Charles III. Stop and visit the interior of the Royal Palace before also admiring the 19th century works of the Prado Museum. This tour will also include contemporary Madrid with areas such as Gran Vía, Castellana, the district of Salamanca, Plaza Castilla and Parque del Oeste; as well as the commercial and financial areas such as Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. Next, walk to a traditional Spanish restaurant to savour the delicious flavours of “Paella”. Afternoon at leisure. Accommodation.
 
Day 3 (Thursday)                   MADRID / CORDOBA / SEVILLE
Breakfast and then transfer to Julia Travel bus terminal (Plaza de Oriente) at 8.30am. Drive southward through La Mancha (Don Quixote country) to Cordoba, one of the oldest and most historic cities in Spain. Enjoy a Cordoba sightseeing tour including a visit to the magnificent 8th century Mezquita/Mosque/Cathedral and the historic Jewish quarter, with its narrow winding streets, decorated courtyards and patios of flowers. Continue to Seville, a wonderful city, and regarded by some as the romantic capital of Andalucía. Dinner and accommodation.
 
Day 4 (Friday)                        SEVILLE
Today, after breakfast take a Panoramic city tour including the Cathedral (outside only), Santa Cruz Quarter, Maria Luisa Gardens and Plaza Espana. The afternoon is at leisure to explore the city, perhaps take a river cruise along the Guadalquir or a visit to the pseudo reconstruction of Pontius Pilates House (Casa de Pilatos), which began in the 16th century, and presents an interesting blend of Mudejar, gothic and renaissance styles with its beautiful patio and gallery, elegant fountain and ornamental Minerva statues. Dinner and accommodation. Optional Artistic Excursion: Flamenco tour.
 
Day 5 (Saturday)                    SEVILLE / RONDA / COSTA DEL SOL
Following breakfast, travel the route of the white villages including a stopover in Ronda, located over a deep ravine cut into rock. Enjoy time on your own to admire this town of Celtic origin and the marvellous view of the valley and mountain range. In the afternoon continue to the Costa del Sol. Dinner and accommodation.
 
Day 6 (Sunday)                      COSTA DEL SOL / GRANADA
Depart after breakfast for Granada, a glorious city immortalised in song and verse, overlooked by the majestic snow covered Sierra Nevadas. Visit the Alhambra and Generalife Gardens, the last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492, an amazing monumental environment. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and accommodation. Evening Optional: Attend a typical show of gipsy flamenco.
 
Day 7 (Monday)                     GRANADA / TOLEDO / MADRID
This morning, after breakfast travel to the Imperial city of Toledo, a national monument of Spain, where the cultures and great religions of Spain (Christian, Moorish, Judaism) have left behind a legacy. Enjoy a short guided tour of this historical old town through its narrow streets. Then visit the famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron) workshop. Continue to Madrid. Accommodation.
 
Day 8 (Tuesday)                    DEPART MADRID
After breakfast; transfer to Madrid airport. END OF TOUR. Depending on your departure time, perhaps book an optional Prado “Skip the Line” Afternoon Tour.
2018 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
2019 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
December: 18
January: 1
February: 26
March: 12, 19, 26
AU$1615 AU$2470
December: 25   AU$1775 AU$2630
2019 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
2020 Departure Dates
Tuesdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
April: 16
May: 7
  AU$2070 AU$2730
April: 2, 9, 23, 30
May: 14, 21, 28
June: 4, 18, 25
November: 5, 12, 19
December: 17, 24, 31
February: 25
March: 17, 24, 31
AU$1785 AU$3015
July: 2, 9, 16, 23, 30
August: 6, 13, 20, 27
September: 3, 10, 17, 24
October: 1, 15, 22, 29
  AU$1835 AU$2780
  • (B/L/D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • All rates per person unless otherwise stated
  • Seasonal supplements may apply.
COACH TOUR PACKAGE INCLUSIONS
  • Transportation in air conditioned vehicle during Andalucia tour
  • Madrid arrival and departure transfers on day 1 & day 8
  • First Class (4*) Hotels used (or similar): Madrid – Catalonia Gran Via/Courtyard Marriott Madrid Princesa; Seville – Melia Lebreros; Costa del Sol – Sol Don Marco/Don Pablo/ Sol Principe; Granada – Abades Nevada Palace
  • Daily breakfast and 4 dinners
  • Local guided visits in Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada* and Toledo
  • Monument entry fees
  • Multilingual tour escort during Andalucia tour, days 3-7
Regular guaranteed departure coach tour by air-conditioned vehicle with multilingual escort/guides.
Additional Information: Passport details are required in advance; Tourist city taxes (in applicable cities) are to be paid locally.
*There is a small possibility that tickets to the Alhambra may not be attained, in which case the operator may be obliged to change the Alhambra visit.
 
Generally, coach tours in Spain, Portugal & Morocco use local guides in cities and destinations visited. Tours are also normally accompanied by a multilingual tour escort unless they are specifically listed as only ‘English Speaking’. Your tour may comprise a combination of tours and other participants in your tour may be going to or leaving for other destinations. Your tour escort may also change during the course of your program. Your fellow travellers could be from all over the world, speaking various languages. Tour information and descriptions will be given in English, and possibly Spanish and other language(s) depending on those spoken by tour participants. Your fellow tour participants may be staying at multiple hotels in each city.
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  • All prices are per person unless otherwise stated
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