Spanish Escape

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Spanish Escape
9 Day Tour from Madrid to Barcelona

Spain, the land of Flamenco music and dance, inviting beaches, and enticing cuisine. Life is a fiesta here, and you can experience it without the crowds—and even better—without the high season prices. From its world-class art, historical sights, and magnificent cathedrals to its sunny climate and scrumptious cuisine, this is the best way to see the highlights of Spain in a short time!

Overnights in Madrid, Seville, Granada, Valencia, and Barcelona.

Guided sightseeing and walking tours present you with Spain's must-see attractions.

History buffs will be delighted by a visit to Seville’s magnificent Casa de Pilatos with its splendid collection of Roman sculptures. In Granada, visit the Alhambra complex and the Water Gardens of the Generalife, the oldest decorative garden in the Western world. An orientation drive in Valencia highlights Roman, Moorish, and Spanish history. If you’re interested in art and architecture, you’ll be thrilled by a visit to Madrid’s Prado Museum, which houses one of the finest collections of European art over the last 8 centuries. In Barcelona, visit the amazing Sagrada Familia Basilica, the masterpiece of architect Gaudì.

Enjoy a special farewell dinner with Sangria at a local restaurant in Barcelona. These are just a few of the experiences and sights included on this tour. From the historical sights and beautiful art and architecture to the delectable treats and special experiences.

Spanish Escape
9 Day Tour from Madrid to Barcelona
ITINERARY

DAY 1 ARRIVE IN MADRID, SPAIN

Welcome to Madrid! At 6 pm, meet your tour director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner at your hotel. “Dinner”

DAY 2 MADRID

MADRID Guided sightseeing includes the Prado Museum and a stop at Puerta del Sol, Cibeles Fountain, and Calle Alcala.

ENHANCE YOUR FREE TIME in Madrid with an excursion to Toledo. This option is available for an extra charge. "Breakfast"

DAY 3 MADRID–CORDOBA–SEVILLE

CORDOBA Free time to browse before departing for Seville.

SEVILLE Dinner at your hotel. 354mi/570 km. “Breakfast, Dinner”

DAY 4 SEVILLE

SEVILLE Guided sightseeing includes Casa de Pilatos and a walk through the Santa Cruz Quarter. “Breakfast”

DAY 5 SEVILLE–GRANADA

GRANADA Guided walking tour includes the Alhambra complex and the Water Gardens of the Generalife. 199mi/320 km. “Breakfast”

DAY 6 GRANADA–VALENCIA

VALENCIA Orientation drive and free time. 360mi/580 km. “Breakfast, Dinner”

DAY 7 VALENCIA–BARCELONA

Scenic drive along the coast en route to Barcelona. 211mi/340 km. “Breakfast”

DAY 8 BARCELONA

BARCELONA Guided sightseeing includes sights of the Columbus Monument, Plaza de Cataluña, and a panoramic view of the city and harbor from Montjuïc Hill. Visit the Sagrada Familia Basilica.  Sangria and farewell dinner at a local restaurant. “Breakfast, Dinner”

DAY 9 BARCELONA

Your vacation ends with breakfast this morning. “Breakfast”

VACATION HIGHLIGHTS

Headsets throughout the tour.

Free Wi-Fi available on your Motorcoach and in most hotel lobbies.

Day 5 Alhambra complex: Entrance to Nasrid Palace is not guaranteed

MEALS

Full Buffet breakfast daily & 4 three-course dinners

HOTELS

Madrid: Novotel Madrid Center, First-Class or similar

Seville: SEVILLA CENTER, Superior First-Class, or similar

Granada: HOTEL SARAY, Superior First-Class, or similar

Valencia: NH CENTER, First-Class or similar

Barcelona: HCC ST. MORITZ, First-Class or similar

DEPARTURE DATES:

2021: From October 30

2022: From January 07

Vacation departures, itineraries, and prices are subject to change.

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