Al Andalus 6 day / 5 night Luxury Rail Journey from Seville to Madrid

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6 day Tren Al Andalus, Extremadura Itinerary: Seville to Madrid

7 day Tren Al Andalus Map Andalucia Seville Granada Andalusia Sevilla

 

2018 departure: June: 15

 
“Travelling on the Al Andalus train is like going back in time. Conceived from the start as an exponent of elegance and comfort, its magnificent lounge carriages and its comfortable suites take passengers back to the Golden Age of the foxtrot and sophistication of the Belle Époque. Not surprisingly, carriages belonging to Step on board the Al Andalus and discover why this palace on wheels is considered the most spacious and luxurious tourist train in the world. The same series as these that nowadays compose the Tren Al Andalus, yesteryear clattered along the tracks that cross France from Calais to the French Riviera with the members of the British monarchy as illustrious passengers.”
 
“Step on board the Al Andalus and discover why this palace on wheels is considered the most spacious and luxurious tourist train in the world.”
 

 

Day 1 (Friday)          Seville – Zafra

Rendezvous at Hotel Alfonso XIII in Seville at 1030(*). Luggage will be transferred to the train while we visit the capital of Andalucia, boasting the most extensive historic city centre in Spain, home to the Gothic Cathedral, its bell tower named Giralda, the Royal Alcazar and the General Archive of the Indies. Return to the Al Andalus and welcome cocktail with the crew. Lunch on board while travelling to Zafra. Visit this historic town that preserves significant traces of its rich past. Dinner and overnight in Zafra.
(*) Renfe reserves the right to change the trip meeting point, circumstance that will be duly informed to passengers or travel agency.
7 day Trans Al Andalus Cabin Andalucia Seville Granada
 

Day 2 (Saturday)       Zafra – Mérida

Just as every day, we begin the journey with a delicious buffet and a la carte breakfast while the train takes to Mérida, capital of Extremadura, where we will spend the day. Visit an Iberian pig farm, the Lake Proserpine, Milagros Aqueduct and the town’s Roman temples. After lunch, we will discover the National Museum of Roman Art, the Amphitheatre and the Roman Theatre. Free time before dinner. Overnight in Mérida.

 

Day 3 (Sunday)          Mérida – Cáceres

Journey to Cáceres, an impressive Roman-origin city with an almost intact historic city centre listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. Guided city tour followed by lunch and free time. Optional activities include a visit of Vostell Museum or Helga de Alvear Foundation. Dinner on board and overnight in Cáceres.

Day 4 (Monday)         Cáceres – Monfragüe

We will travel to Monfragüe while having breakfast to enjoy a morning in nature, visiting this National Park home to over 200 species of vertebrates, and many more that winter or can be seen during migration to other latitudes. After the tour, enjoy lunch and entertainment on board. Dinner and overnight in Monfragüe.

7 day Trans Al Andalus Carriage Spain Luxury rail cruise

 

Day 5 (Tuesday)        Monfragüe – Torrijos – Toledo – Aranjuez

The Al Andalus train will take us to Torrijos, from where we will board our coach for Toledo. Visit to the Visigoth capital listed as a World Heritage Site by UNESCO, an "Imperial City" where the Christian, Muslim and Jewish cultures coexisted for centuries. Once we had lunch, there will be free time to get embraced into Toledo’s enchanted spell. Back at the train and while having dinner, we will go to Aranjuez, the Royal Site of the Spanish Crown since the 16th century. Overnight in Aranjuez.

 

Day 6 (Wednesday)   Aranjuez – Madrid

After enjoying our last breakfast on board, we will visit the town of Aranjuez, with its magnificent Royal Palace and extensive manicured gardens, before visiting the historic winery Carlos III. Back on the train, and over lunch, the Al Andalus will take us to Madrid, where the trip ends.

 


* On the day the trip begins, the access to the suite is not guaranteed until 1800, although other services are already underway. On the last day of the trip, the suite must be left before 1200, although all other services continue until later.
 
2018 Departure Date
Saturday
Per Person
in Grand Class
Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Grand Class
Single Room
Per Person
in Deluxe Suite
Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Deluxe Suite
Single Room
June: 16
AU$4915 AU$6515 AU$7370 AU$9770

 

THE AL ANDALUS TRIP INCLUDES:

Grand Class:

  • Accommodation onboard in Grand Class Room
  • A la carte and buffet breakfasts every day
  • All dinners and lunches, with the finest cuisine aboard the train or in top restaurants (including wine, water, soft drinks and coffee)
  • Welcome drink and snack
  • Farewell dinner – gala party
  • Traveling toiletries bag courtesy of Renfe Viajeros (with amenities and slippers)
  • Free mineral water available in the cabin’s minibar
  • Activities on board: music and live performances, parties in the pub car, show cooking and cocktails, dancing, etc
  • Tickets to museums, attractions and shows
  • Excursions and scheduled tours
  • Luxury coach accompanying the train along the trip
  • 2 discounted Renfe train tickets: one to the starting point and the other back from the end of the tourist trip
  • Taxes and services
  • Daily newspapers and magazines
  • Security service
  • Multilingual guide throughout the tour
  • Excellent crew available (Expedition Leader, Guide, Waiters, Cooks, Eechnicians, etc)

Deluxe Suite:

Everything included in the Grand Class Room plus:
  • Accommodation onboard in Deluxe Suite
  • Option of enjoying two private dinners/lunches in your compartment
  • All non-alcoholic drinks available in the cabin’s minibar (complimentary)
  • The crew may unpack your luggage onto the wardrobe on arrival and pack it back on the last day

OTHER SERVICES AVAILABLE AT PASSENGER’S EXPENSE:

  • Laundry service
  • Bar service
Excludes: Tips; personal expenses
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  • We reserve the right to change all prices and programs without notice
  • All prices are per person unless otherwise stated
  • All prices on this website are in Australian Dollars unless otherwise stated