Meet and Greet upon arrival and transfer to your Hotel.
Check in hotel (1400hrs). Overnight at Hotel.
2 Madrid - Seville
Breakfast at Hotel. In the morning, Madrid Sightseeing
Tour - (SIC Basis). During the 2 hour tour, we will visit the oldest districts
in Madrid: Austrias, Plaza Mayor, Retiro Park, the Borbones area (Royal Palace,
Prado Museum, Cibeles fountain, 'Puerta de Alcalá') and Isabel's. We will
also visit some of the finest districts: Salamanca, Castellana and Ciudad Universitaria,
Las Ventas bull ring and Santiago Bernabeu Stadium. We will stop at the Hard Rock
Cafe to have a drink and in 'Romero Diaz' to see a flamenco live show. In the
afternoon departure transfer to train station to connect your High Speed AVE train
to Seville. Train departs at 1500hrs and arrive in Seville at 1730hrs. Arrival
transfer to your hotel. Check in Hotel. Overnight at Hotel.
3 Seville - Granada - Seville
Breakfast at Hotel, depart for a Full Day
Tour of Granada - (SIC Basis). In this city the Eurasian, Iberian, Phonetician,
Roman, Arab and Christian cultures have left their imprint, making it one of the
wonders of the world. It was Spain' s last Islamic Kingdom inhabited jointly by
Muslims, Jews and Christians. The Alhambra is the main jewel of this beautiful
city. Visit the Royal Palace, Alcazaba and the surrounding palaces, gardens, patios
and towers. An outstanding feature are the Gardens of Generalife, which was the
summer residence for the King. It's a combination of water springs, gardens and
architecture of indescribable beauty. No surprise, it is considered as one of
the most beautiful gardens in the world. After the visit to the Alhambra there
will be free time for lunch (not included) and we will finally return to Seville.
Overnight at Hotel
Day 4 Seville - Cordoba
Breakfast at Hotel, Full Day Tour of Cordoba - (SIC Basis).
We depart from Seville for the 1½ hour drive to Cordoba. When arriving
in Cordoba, walk along the wonderful gardens of the Alcazar of the Christian Kings,
where we will also see the mosaics that decorate the rooms (Mondays visit another
monument). We will then visit the Mosque, once the crowning symbol of the Caliphate
and now a Cathedral. Continue with a walk through the Jewish quarter, the old
market (now the handicraft market) and the old Synagogue. Afterwards there will
be free time for lunch (not included). Later return to Seville. Overnight at hotel.
Day 5 Seville - Madrid
Breakfast at Hotel,
Start the day with a half day Seville Classic Tour - (SIC Basis). Learn about
Seville's Architecture in 1920 and visit Plaza de Espana and the Cathedral, which
is the third largest temple in the world. We will continue our tour by visiting
the Orange Tree Courtyard and the Giralda Tower which is the symbol of Seville.
We will go from the Cathedral to the Golden Tower where we will visit the City's
Nautical History Exhibition. The tour will end with Santa Cruz Quarter, known
for its orange trees and flower filled courtyards. In the afternoon depart to
Madrid by High Speed AVE train. Arrive and transfer to your hotel. Overnight at
Breakfast at Hotel, Day free
at leisure until departure transfer to airport.
City 3 Diamonds 4 Diamonds
Madrid Hotel Euromadrid or similar
Carlton Hotel or similar
Seville Hotel Don Paco or similar Hesperia Seville
Rates are quoted in Euro & Per Person Basis
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