Al Andalus Luxury Train Extremadura Route: Seville-Madrid


Step aboard the luxurious Al Andalus, the Palace on Wheels of Spain, for an unforgettable journey filled with rich history where you will feel like royalty throughout.  In this delightful journey you will visit the captivating cities of Seville, Huelva, Merida, Plasencia, Monfrague, Toledo, Aranjuez and Madrid.  Learn all about the fascinating culture and history of these places while exploring Museums, touring Natural Parks and enjoying a boat ride along the way.  While the train travels from one town to the next, just kick back, relax and enjoy some exquisite meals prepared by our onboard chefs.  Spend free time as you wish in each city and get a chance to shop or learn more about each destination.  A wonderful and incomparable luxury tour!

Tour Highlights: 

  • All Inclusive Train Cruise in Spain
  • No Packing and Unpacking
  • Visit the Roman city of Emerita Augusta
  • Visit the World Heritage cities of Caceres and Toledo 
  • Culinary Tastings of Local Products
  • Visit the Monfragüe Natural Park

Itinerary


Cities Covered Seville

Rendezvous at Hotel Alfonso XIII in Seville at 10.30am. Luggage will be transferred to the train while we visit the capital of Andalusia, 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 onboard while travelling to Zafra. Visit this historic town that preserves significant traces of its rich past.

Dinner and overnight in Zafra.

Accommodations : Al - Andalus Luxury Train,Seville(Other) or similiar
Cities Covered Merida

Just as every day, we begin the journey with a delicious buffet and a la carte breakfast while the train takes us 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.

Cities Covered 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 onboard and overnight in Cáceres.

Cities Covered Monfrague

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 here or can be seen during migration to other latitudes. After the tour, enjoy lunch and entertainment onboard.

Dinner and overnight in Monfragüe.

Cities Covered Aranjuez ,  Toledo

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 have lunch, there will be free time to get embraced into Toledo’s enchanting 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.

Cities Covered Aranjuez ,  Madrid

After enjoying our last breakfast onboard, 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.


Departure Dates and Rates

Departures
Jun 20193

All Rates in US$ per person including ALL taxes and surcharges

ClassDatesSingle RateDouble RateTriple Rate
Habitación Gran Clase (Two Twin Beds)
For departure June 3,2019 US$ 5,183 US$ 3,455 CALL US
Suite Deluxe (Matrimonial Bed)
For departure June 3,2019 US$ 6,842 US$ 4,562 US$ 3,689

Your tour price includes: 

  • 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 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. Two Renfe train tickets with a 50% discount: one to the starting point and the other back from the end of the tourist trip.
  • Taxes and services.  
  • Newspapers and magazines on board.
  • Security service.
  • Multilingual guide throughout the tour.
  • Excellent crew available (Expedition Leader, guide, waiters, cooks, technicians, etc).

Your tour price does NOT include:

  • Domestic or international airfare
  • Travel insurance or visa fees
  • Items of a personal nature, such as laundry and souvenirs
  • Any additional hotel accommodations pre- or post-tour
  • Any items not specifically mentioned as "included"

 

Terms and Conditions

PAYMENT TERMS:
40% of total tour cost due at the time of booking
60% or balance no later than 35 days prior to tour departure date

CANCELLATION FEES:

Up to 30 days before departure: refund less 15% of total cost.

Between 30 and 15 days : refund less 25% of the total.

Between 14 and 5 days: refund less 50% of the total.

Between 4 and 1 day(s): refund less 80% of the total.

Less than 24 hours or failure to turn up:  No refund, 100% of the total is payable.

Since these are international terms an additional 5 days will be added in order to process refunds

An additional 15% Administrative fee will be charged from Palace Tours against refunds 

 

Cancellations should be intimated by FAX to the corporate office in Princeton NJ.

The above times are based on local time of the destination where the tour is provided. In order to provide enough time for processing cancellation, guests need to add 3 business days to the above timeframes. An administration fees of 15% on any monies to be refunded to the client will be charged prior to refund.

We strongly recommend purchasing travel insurance to cover the losses incurred in case of cancellation. For information on available plans or to purchase travel insurance, please visit www.palacetours.com/insurance.






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