Small Group Tour of Southern Spain (English Only)


Embark with us on a beautiful tour through Andalusia and Madrid. In 7 days you will visit historic cities like Madrid, Cordoba and Sevilla. In the first days you will stay at a  hotel in Madrid exploring the capital of Spain in guided tours and on your own. Another destination of this great tour is Cordoba, where you will visit the scenario of Don Quixote, Mosque and the Jewish Quarter. In the next couple days you will experience the beauty of Spain with visiting Granada and Toledo. Come with us and you don't have to stand in line to see all those historic sights. You will be aloud to bypass the crowd of tourists.

**All tours will be English Speaking Only

Highlights:

  • Prado art museum in Madrid
  • Mosque of Cordoba
  • Giralda tower in Seville
  • Alhambra and Gardens of Generalife
  • Panoramic tour of Toledo
Punte Nueve bridge of Ronda
The Capital City - Madrid

Itinerary


Cities Covered Madrid

Arrive in Madrid and enjoy a welcome drink and orientation session at the hotel this evening . Accommodation at the hotel.

Overnight in Madrid. 

Accommodations : Courtyard Madrid Princesa,Madrid(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Madrid

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour of Madrid; find the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, famous for its historical buildings. Drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterized  by Phillip II and its Renaissance and Baroque style buildings, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa; the Madrid of the Bourbons and the complex town planning schemes of Charles III, the interior of the Royal Palace, Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains and the Puerta de Alcalá. Admire the XIX C. works such as Prado Museum. The contemporary Madrid with areas such as Gran Vía, Castellana, the district of Salamanca, Plaza Castilla and Parque del Oeste, as well as commercial and financial areas of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. Balance of the day free to continue exploring the wonders that the city has to offer.

Overnight in Madrid. 

Accommodations : Courtyard Madrid Princesa,Madrid(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Madrid ,  Cordoba ,  Seville

Breakfast at the hotel. 08:30 Pick up from your hotel and departure drive along La Mancha, Don Quixote’s land. Brief stop at typical site in Puerto Lapice. Cross through the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalusia, a region for itself that shows an enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Impressive tour of its   Mosque and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short two hours ride reach Seville. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.

Overnight in Seville. 

 

Accommodations : Melia Sevilla,Seville(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Seville

Breakfast at the hotel. Morning Monumental and Panoramic city tour: the interior of the Cathedral (the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome), Santa Cruz quarter (a natural scenario of “Carmen” as well as a precisely where the myth of “Don Juan” developed), Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views, specific flavours of this active full of light city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco tour.

Overnight in Seville.

Accommodations : Melia Sevilla,Seville(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Seville ,  Granada

After breakfast at the hotel drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of Andalusia observing an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. Visit the world famous Alhambra Complex and Generalife Gardensthat have inspired several authors with its sound and sights, such as the “Tales of the Alhambra” by W. Irving. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter.

Overnight in Granada. 

Accommodations : Carmen Hotel,Granada(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Granada ,  Toledo ,  Madrid

Breakfast at the hotel. Drive northward where it emerges, toward the sky of Castilla and surrounded by the Tagus River, the impressive Imperial city of Toledo –World Heritage City- where the three cultures Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together. Resume of the Spanish art, history and spirituality the whole town is a National Monument. Short guided tour of this historical old town throught its narrow streets. Then proceed with a visit to a famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron) factory. Continue to Madrid. Accommodation at the hotel.

Overnight in Madrid.

Accommodations : Courtyard Madrid Princesa,Madrid(Gold) or similiar
Cities Covered Madrid

Enjoy your breakfast at the hotel and get ready to check out. Your tour ends today upon checkout.

We can assist you with your transfer to the airport or add some more nights to your hotel and enjoy Madrid or maybe join another tour that will let you enjoy Spain a little bit longer.


Departure Dates and Rates

Departures
May 201920Jun 201910, 17Sep 20199, 16
Oct 201921

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

ClassDatesSingle RateDouble RateTriple Rate
Gold
For departures May 20,2019 through October 21,2019 US$ 2,406 US$ 1,905 CALL US

 **Extra night available Pre or Post Tour in Madrid, please ask for details**

The tour includes:

  • Private Coach for all services per itinerary
  • English speaking tour escort
  • English speaking local guide half day in: Madrid, Cordoba, Seville, Granada and Toledo
  • Entrance fees for Madrid-Royal Palace, Cordoba-Mosque, Seville-Cathedral, Granada-Alhambra Palace and Generalife gardens, Toledo-St. Tome Church
  • 6 nights in 4* hotels
  • 6 buffet breakfast
  • 3 dinners at hotels including wine and mineral water
  • 1 Welcome Drink
  • 1 headset (Bluetooth technology for a perfect audition during guides explanations)
  • Luggage porters at hotels (1 piece per passenger)

The tour does not include:

  • Transfer to/from airport  (If needed, we can provide this service at an additional cost)
  • 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:

20% of total tour cost due at the time of booking

80% or balance no later than 35 days prior to tour departure date

CANCELLATION FEES:

i) 5% of the trip price if it is produced between 10 and 15 days before the departure.

ii) 15% of the trip price, if it occurs from 10 to 3 days prior to the departure.

iii) 25% of the trip price, if it occurs within 48 hours prior to the departure.

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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