Andalusia and Costa del Sol 7 days from Madrid
Andalusia and Costa del Sol 7 days from Madrid
Description: Andalusia and Costa del Sol 7 days from Madrid
Coach holiday to Andalusia and Costa del Sol (7 days) from Madrid
Escorted coach tour to the South of Spain to visit one of the most culturally rich regions in Spain. Great tour to Andalusia visiting the jewels of the south of the Iberian Peninsula: Granada, Córdoba, Seville. Enjoy a few days of relaxation on the Costa del Sol and shopping in glamorous Marbella, one of the most exclusive cities in the Mediterranean Coast or stroll through Malaga, the birthplace of Antonio Banderas and Pablo Picasso. An unforgettable experience in the South of Spain.
Departure days of the tour
Andalusia and Costa del Sol 7 days from Madrid includes:
The coach holiday to Andalusia includes
Transportation by modern air-conditioned coach / English-speaking accompanying guide during the tour / Visits in Córdoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra and Generalife Gardens) and Toledo / Accommodation at 4* hotels / Daily breakfast buffet / 1 lunch / 6 dinners / Travel insurance.
Precio por persona en Euros del tour Andalusia and Costa del Sol 7 days from Madrid
|PRICES PER PERSON IN EUROS (SEASON 2023 - 2024)|
|IN DOUBLE ROOM||from 910 €|
|IN SINGLE ROOM||from 1205 €|
Day 1. (Tuesday) MADRID – CÓRDOBA – SEVILLE
Departure from Madrid. We’ll drive southward along Castilla Province, the land of Don Quixote, “The Man from La Mancha”, along the way observing vast vineyards. We’ll cross the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalusia, a region with a huge heritage from a splenduorous past. Our first destination is 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 Synagogueand the fantastic Great Mosque of Cordoba, 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, after a short ride, we’ll arrive to Seville, the capital of Andalusia. Arrival at the hotel, dinner and accommodation.
Day 2. (Wednesday) 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. At night, optionally, you can enjoy a flamenco show.
Day 3. (Thursday) SEVILLE – 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. Dinner and overnight at the hotel in Marbella.
Day 4. (Friday) COSTA DEL SOL
Breakfast at the hotel. Day off. We recommend getting to know Marbella, enjoying this cosmopolitan city where you can get lost in the streets of the historic centre of Marbella, with a typically Arab layout and visit places as unique as the medieval castle, the Plaza de los Naranjos, or the Engraving Museum in addition to going shopping through its commercial streets. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 5. (Saturday) COSTA DEL SOL
Breakfast. Free day at your disposal to enjoy the famous Costa del Sol. You can take a day trip to Gibraltar where you can visit the famous Natural Park of the Rock of Gibraltar, meet the typical monkeys that live in freedom or visit the Saint Michael’s Cave. Don’t forget to stop by the famous Main Street, an ideal place to shop at some of the most competitive prices in the Mediterranean. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 6. (Sunday) COSTA DEL SOL – GRANADA
Breakfast at the hotel and departure 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 7. (Monday) 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. Arrival and end of our services.
- Departure city: SPAIN, Madrid
- Returning city: SPAIN, Madrid
- Cities where we will travel through: Cordoba, Costa del Sol, Granada, Madrid, Malaga, Ronda, Seville, Toledo
- Countries where the tour goes: SPAIN
- Nº days of the tour: 7
- Departure day of the tour: Tuesday
- Price: from 910 €
- Tour code: 01013-070M00000-02-MADMAD-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).