Tour to Andalusia, Toledo and Madrid from the Costa del Sol
Tour to Andalusia, Toledo and Madrid from the Costa del Sol
Description: Tour to Andalusia, Toledo and Madrid from the Costa del Sol
Visit Andalusia and Madrid (7 days) from Costa del Sol
Packages to Andalusia from the Costa del Sol. Travel to the South of Spain to visit the Alhambra in Granada, get to know Toledo, the city of three cultures, visit Madrid through a panoramic tour and return through Cáceres, Seville, the capital of Andalusia, visit the Mosque of Córdoba and also the romantic Ronda. A unique experience to discover the charms of Andalusia and the capital of Spain.
Departure days of the tour
Tour to Andalusia, Toledo and Madrid from the Costa del Sol includes:
The coach holiday to Andalusia includes
Transportation by modern air-conditioned coach / English-speaking accompanying guide during the tour / Visits in Granada (Alhambra and Generalife Gardens), Toledo, Madrid, Seville and Córdoba / Accommodation at 4* hotels / Daily breakfast buffet / 1 lunch / 4 dinners / Travel insurance.
Precio por persona en Euros del tour Tour to Andalusia, Toledo and Madrid from the Costa del Sol
|PRICE PER PERSON IN EUROS (SEASON 2023 - 2024)|
|IN DOUBLE ROOM||from 860 €|
|IN SINGLE ROOM||from 1185 €|
Day 1. (Wednesday) COSTA DEL SOL – GRANADA
Departure from the Costa del Sol to Granada, with its incredible and amazing monumental environment, the last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdom up to 1492. We’ll visit the world-famous Alhambra complex with its imposing Alcazaba fortress, the Palace of Charles V, and the Generalife Gardens, fountains, gardens, and courtyards that with their sights and sounds have inspired authors such as Washington Irving in his “Tales of the Alhambra“. Free time in the afternoon. We recommend you to visit the Cathedral and the Royal Chapel that houses the tombs of the Catholic Monarchs or stroll through the Albaicín neighbourhood and enjoy the beautiful views of the Alhambra from the Mirador de San Nicolás. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optionally, you can see a Gipsy Flamenco Show held in a cave-house at Sacromonte Quarter.
Day 2. (Thursday) GRANADA – TOLEDO – MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive northward where, toward the sky of Castile and surrounded by the Tagus River, it emerges the impressive Imperial City of Toledo – a World Heritage City – where the three cultures Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together in harmony. Resume of the Spanish art, history and spirituality, the whole town of Toledo is a National Monument. We’ll enjoy the lunch in a local restaurant (included) and then we’ll do an in depth city tour of Toledo that includes the most important monuments, its narrow streets and we’ll discover the famous “Damasquinado Art” (gold and silver inlaying in iron). After the visit we’ll continue to Madrid, diplomatic capital, economic centre and most populated city in Spain, where the government is based and the Spanish monarchy resides. Arrival at the hotel and accommodation. Free time to familiarize yourself with the atmosphere of this cosmopolitan city.
Day 3. (Friday) MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. In the morning we take a panoramic tour of Madrid passing through different eras: we tour the Morería neighbourhood, characterized by the antiquity of its buildings and the flavours of its inns, we continue through the courtly Madrid de los Austrias with its Renaissance and Baroque buildings in the Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa, we will see the Madrid of the Bourbons and the urban layout of Carlos III, the Royal Palace, the Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains and the Puerta de Alcalá, we will admire the works of the century XIX such as the elegant Plaza de Oriente and the Prado Museum, we will get to know the contemporary Madrid with avenues such as Gran Vía, Paseo de la Castellana, Barrio de Salamanca, Plaza de Castilla, the commercial and financial areas of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Bullring las Ventas and the Santiago Bernabéu Stadium, where Real Madrid plays. Free afternoon at your disposal to stroll through its splendid illuminated streets and squares, which are a true prism of grace and colour in the Madrid nights. Accommodation at the hotel.
Day 4. (Saturday) MADRID – CÁCERES – SEVILLE
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure westbound on the highway to Extremadura, homeland of various New World discoverers. Arrival in Caceres, a magical medieval city, capital of the Extremadura region in western Spain. Free time to stroll through the old town with its city walls and watchtowers and its well-known medieval neighbourhood, considered a World Heritage Site. We recommend you to follow the narrow walkways that will transport you to another century and engage you in its old charm. You’ll discover the main square of Cáceres – the Plaza Mayor and the Bujaco Tower locally known as the Clock Tower, the Arch of the Star, which is one of the five access gates of Cáceres, the beautiful Palace of the Golfines… In the afternoon, we’ll travel along the Silver Highway towards Andalusia, a region with a huge heritage from a splendourous past, to arrive at Seville, Andalusia’s capital. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5. (Sunday) SEVILLE
After breakfast we’ll do a monumental and panoramic visit of Seville. You will visit from outside the Cathedral of Seville, the second largest in the Catholic world after San Pedro in Rome and its famous Giralda, the old minaret of the Arab mosque, then stroll through the popular neighbourhoods of Santa Cruz, natural scenery of “Carmen” as well as where it developed the myth of “Don Juan” and also Triana, with a deep popular flavour and cradle of bullfighters and artists. After the visit, you’ll enjoy some free to discover different perspectives and specific flavours of this active city full of light. May we recommend you an optional boat trip on the Guadalquivir River to enjoy the panoramic views that exist from the boat? Then you can walk along the banks of the Guadalquivir River, the “great king of Andalusia” as the local poet Luis de Góngora y Argote called it. Dinner and accommodation. At night, optionally, you can enjoy a flamenco show.
Day 6.(Monday) SEVILLE – CÓRDOBA
Breakfast at the hotel. We’ll drive to Córdoba, former capital of the Caliphate. Lead by a knowledgeable English-speaking guide we will visit the highlights of Córdoba: the narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter, the Synagogue and the fantastic Great Mosque of Córdoba, one of the world’s greatest works of Islamic architecture, still standing from the time Muslims ruled Al-Andalus, that will ease our mind and spirit. In the afternoon, free time at your disposal to stroll through the historic centre of Córdoba, with its medieval streets or visit the Royal Palace “Alcázar de los Reyes Cristianos” and its beautiful gardens. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 7. (Tuesday) CÓRDOBA – RONDA – COSTA DEL SOL
After breakfast at the hotel we’ll drive south along the Route of the White Washed Villages, listening to stories of bandits while arriving at Ronda, one of the most beautiful towns in Andalusia, situated on the gorge of the Guadalevin River (locally known as Tajo de Ronda) that cuts the city in half. You’ll enjoy some free time to admire this town of Celtic origin and the marvellous views of the valley and mountain range. In the afternoon, continue on to the Costa del Sol, one of the most modern and important international tourist areas of Spain. Arrival and end of our services.
- Departure city: SPAIN, Costa del Sol - Malaga
- Returning city: SPAIN, Costa del Sol - Malaga
- Cities where we will travel through: Caceres, Cordoba, Costa del Sol, Granada, Madrid, Ronda, Seville, Toledo
- Countries where the tour goes: SPAIN
- Nº days of the tour: 7
- Departure day of the tour: Wednesday
- Price: from 860 €
- Tour code: 01093-0700X0000-02-AGPAGP-E
Please note that
Exceptionally, the itinerary and the order of the excursions could be altered and modified for organizational reasons. Depending on hotel availability or in case of last minute reservations, the provided hotels may be replaced by others of the same category (see list of planned hotels at Scheduled Hotels).