Save up to £100 if booked by 31 March 2019
8 day group tour of Splendors of Andulcia, save £100 if booked by 31 March 2019
Andalucía is one of Spain’s most scenic regions, strewn with superb HispanoMoorish architecture. As well as including two of Spain’s greatest sites - the Alhambra in Granada and the Mezquita in Córdoba - this tour explores some of Andalucía’s prettiest countryside and towns. Andalucía embodies all the popular images of Spain: White washed hill towns, bulls and matadors, flamenco dancers and Moorish palaces. The birthplace of the guitar, flamenco, and tapas, Andalucía is a rich cultural region offering sun-soaked Mediterranean towns, a dramatic mountainous landscape, arid valleys dotted with gorgeous whitewashed villages, and glorious historic cities, home to some of Europe’s most amazing architectural sites.
- Centrally located 4-star hotels in Córdoba, Seville and Granada
- Tours of Seville’s Alcázar, the Alhambra in Granada and the Mezquita in Córdoba
- Visit Seville’s cathedral, the largest in Europe and burial place of Christopher Columbus
- Stay in 4- & 5-star accommodation
- Small group size - average 18 people (max 26)
Tour in brief
Day 1: Fly to Malaga
Fly from London (regional connections available) to Malaga with British Airways. Transfer to the Sercotel Malaga for 1 night. Welcome drink. (N)
Day 2: Ronda • Seville
Morning drive to Seville. En route, stop at Ronda, which sits astride the El Tajo gorge. Visit the bullring and museum before continuing to Seville. Stay 2 nights at the Hotel San Gil. (B)
Day 3: Seville
Morning visit to the Fine Arts Museum. Afternoon tour of the cathedral and the Alcázar. Seville’s cathedral is the largest in Europe and is Christopher Columbus’ burial place, while the Moorish Alcázar Palace is now home to the Spanish royal family. (B)
Day 4: Carmona • Córdoba
Morning drive to Córdoba, stopping en route to view the picturesque town of Carmona. Stay at the Macia Alfaros for 2 nights. (B)
Day 5: Córdoba
Morning visit to the Mezquita, formerly the city's mosque, to see its dazzling interiors. Continue to the Jewish quarter, a labyrinth of narrow cobbled streets and tiny squares, and view the synagogue. Optional afternoon visit to the Medina Azahara, the ruins of the Muslim medieval town and its vast palace. (B)
Day 6: Granada
Morning drive to Granada. Afternoon at leisure to explore the Charterhouse, one of the finest examples of Spanish baroque architecture, or the El Albayzin district. Stay 2 nights at the Abades Recogidas. (B)
Day 7: Granada
Full-day tour of Granada, including the cathedral, chapel and the Alhambra. Built by the Moors in the 13th and 14th centuries, it consists of a spectacular complex of buildings and courtyards, as well as the celebrated Generalife gardens. (B)
Day 8: Fly to London
Morning transfer to Malaga airport and fly to London with British Airways. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.
Single supplement - From £395pp.
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