5 DAY GEMS OF ANDALUCIA TOUR from MADRID (A5J)

5 DAY GEMS of ANDALUCIA TOUR from MADRID (A5J)

DEPARTS MADRID / THURSDAYS : 04 April 2019 - 26 March 2020

Visits: Cordoba, Seville, Ronda, Costa del Sol, Granada, Toledo
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2019-2020 Itinerary:
Day 1 (Thursday)                   MADRID / CORDOBA / SEVILLE
Depart from 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 2 (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 3 (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 4 (Sunday)                      COSTA DEL SOL / GRANADA
After breakfast depart 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 5 (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. END OF TOUR.

2019 Departure Dates
Thursdays
2020 Departure Dates
Thursdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
April: 18
May: 9
  AU$1405 AU$1835
April: 4, 11, 25
May: 2, 16, 23, 30
June: 6, 13, 20, 27
November: 7, 14, 21
December: 19, 26
January: 2
February: 27
March: 19, 26
AU$1125 AU$1550
July: 4, 11, 18, 25
August: 1, 8, 15, 22, 29
September: 5, 12, 19, 26
October: 3, 10, 17, 24, 31
  AU$1175 AU$1600
  • (B/L/D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Seasonal supplements may apply.
COACH TOUR INCLUSIONS
  • Transportation in air conditioned vehicle
  • First Class (4*) Tour Hotels used (or similar): Seville – Melia Lebreros; Costa del Sol – Sol Don Pablo/Don Marco/Sol Principe; Granada – Abades Nevada Palace
  • Daily breakfast, 4 dinners
  • Multilingual guides / Guided visits: Cordoba, Seville, Granada* and Toledo
  • Monument entry fees
Regular guaranteed departure coach tour by air-conditioned vehicle with multilingual escort/guides.
Tour departs from Plaza de Oriente, Julia Travel Bus Terminal Madrid.

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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