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13 Days / 12 Nights - Madrid - Porto - Fatima - Lisbon - Cordoba - Seville - Granada - Valencia - Barcelona - Madrid

Day 01 - (Tue.) Madrid - Avila - Salamanca - Porto
Departure from bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente at 08:30 a.m. Drive to Avila. A city that preserves its medieval wall. Short stop to know its walled and old town. Then to Salamanca. Free time in this University City Heritage of Humanity of great architectural and artistic wealth. Departure to the Portuguese border until you reach Porto. Accommodation.

Day 02 - (Wed.) Porto
Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto, considered World Heritage city. We admire the Cathedral, Stock Exchange building and Santa Clara church. In the afternoon, possibility of an optional visit to a famous winery with tasting of its world-famous "port wine". Accommodation. (B)

Day 03 - (Thu.) Porto - Coimbra - Fatima
Breakfast. Departure to Coimbra. City seat of one of the oldest universities in Europe and the birthplace of Fado. Free time. Then to Fatima. Center of the Christian Faith and World Pilgrimage Sanctuary with its impressive Basilica and the Cova da Iria place where the Virgin Mary appeared. The Chapel of the Apparitions, heart of the sanctuary, with the tombs of the three shepherds, Lucia, Francisco and Jacinta. At night possibility to attend the procession of the candles. Accommodation. (B)

Day 04 - (Fri.) Fatima - Batalha - Nazare - Alcobaça - Lisbon
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the Batalha Monastery, a masterpiece of Gothic and Manueline style considered a World Heritage place by UNESCO. Continue to the picturesque fishing town of Nazaré. Free time and continue to Alcobaça (World Heritage) visit the XII C. church and admire the tombs of Pedro and Inés de Castro and then to Lisbon. Accommodation. Optional night tour to attend a show of Fado, typical Portuguese song and music. (B)

Day 05 - (Sat.) Lisbon
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning sightseeing tour of the ancient Olissipo, drive through its main squares and avenues, Belem Tower, Jeronimos Monastery, Coach Museum, Monument to the Discoverers, Marquis of Pombal Square, Liberty Avenue. Afternoon at leisure for you to catch the nostalgic corners of Alfama Quarter, the old city gathered next to its Castle, with old buildings nested in narrow twisting "Ruas" full of colour housing the genuine "tabernas" where Fado sounds as a missing past. Accommodation at the hotel. (B)

Day 06 - (Sun.) Lisbon - Caceres - Cordoba
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure at 07:30 hrs to Caceres considered as World Heritage place because of the city’s blend of Roman, Islamic, Northern Gothic and Italian Renaissance architecture. Walk through its Plaza Mayor and the Old Town with its famous Medieval Quarter. Afterwards, continue on towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. (BD)

Day 07 - (Mon.) Cordoba - Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. Impressive tour of its Mosque and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short two hours ride reach Seville. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. (BD)

Day 08 - (Tue.) Seville
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning panoramic city tour visiting: the exterior of the Cathedral (the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome), Santa Cruz quarter (a natural scenario of "Carmen" as well as a precisely where the myth of "Don Juan" developed), Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views, specific flavours of this active full of light city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco tour. (BD)

Day 09 - (Wed.) Seville - Granada
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of ANDALUSIA observing an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. Visit the world famous Alhambra complex and Generalife Gardens that have inspired several authors with its sound and sights, such as the "Tales of the Alhambra" by W. Irving. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter. (BD)

Day 10 - (Thu.) Granada - Valencia
After breakfast at the hotel start driving looking for the Mediterranean coast. Via Murcia, capital of the fertile garden of the Segura river, continue north via Alicante, the second largest city within the region of Valencia. Reach Valencia one of the main capitals of the Mediterranean coast with its modern Arts and Sciences Architectural Complex integrated by six elements: Hemispheric, Umbracle, Science Museum, Oceanographic, Palau de les Arts and Ágora. Valencia is also the home of the internationally well renowned and delicious "Paella", Accommodation at the hotel. (B)

Day 11 - (Fri.) Valencia - Barcelona
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour of this bright city including a drive through the old city showing the most prominent buildings, we will then be driven past the old riverbed of the Turia to the most avant-garde complex "Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias" to watch the emblematic exteriors of the six buildings. Early afternoon departure northward all along the Mediterranean coast to Catalunya, via Tarragona, the Roman Tarraco. Reach Barcelona principal Mediterranean city homeland of the famous architect Gaudí symbol of the Catalonian modernism. Accommodation at the hotel. (B)

Day 12 - (Sat.) Barcelona
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning city tour of Barcelona well known world wide for the Olympic Games during 1992, drive along the main avenues with impressive modernist buildings by Gaudí such as La Pedrera, Casa Milá, etc. - declared World Heritage buildings. - The Montjuïc Park with spectacular views of the city, Olympic Ring, monument to Columbus and the Olympic Port. Afternoon is for you to keep on discovering this city full attractive offers as well as exquisite and varied gastronomy. Accommodation at the hotel. (B)

Day 13 - (Sun.) Barcelona - Zaragoza - Madrid
After breakfast at the hotel departure southwest along an industrial and agricultural area with certain relevance within Europe. Arrive to Zaragoza, capital city of Aragón, within the banks of Ebro river the most copious within the Iberian Peninsula. Zaragoza, known as Cesar Augusta during the Roman period had an important role in Spanish history. Some free time to see the impressive Baroque architecture of the Basilic-Temple of Our Lady Pilar. Continue to Madrid. (B) End Of Our Services

(*) This tour might be a combination of different programs. If applies there might be a change in the tour escort and passengers between the programs.
(*) Lisbon Local City Tax is not included, to be paid directly to the hotel.

Note: Please note that a tourist tax of 2,00 euros per person, established by local Authorities, which must paid by the customer directly at the hotel is due upon checkout in Porto, Lisbon and Barcelona.

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  2018-19              
                 
  Guaranteed departures: Tuesday all year round      
             
    Standard Class First Class      
  Departure Dbl Occ Sgl Occ Dbl Occ Sgl Occ      
  April 03 $2,680 $3,680 $2,715 $3,750      
  April 10 $2,820 $3,820 $2,870 $3,870      
  Apr 17 $2,785 $3,785 $2,845 $3,885      
  May 08 Sold Out      
  May 29 $2,785 $3,785 $2,845 $3,885      
  Jun 05 $2,785 $3,785 $2,845 $3,885      
  Jun 19 Sold Out      
  June 12, 26 $2,680 $3,680 $2,715 $3,750      
  July 03 Sold Out      
  July 10, 17, 24, 31 $2,805 $3,805 $2,845 $3,885      
  August 07, 14, 21, 28 $2,805 $3,805 $2,845 $3,885      
  Sep 04 $2,785 $3,785 $2,845 $3,885      
  September 11 $2,805 $3,805 $2,845 $3,885      
  September 25 Sold Out      
  October 09, 16, 23 Sold Out      
  Dec 25 $2,785 $3,785 $2,845 $3,885      
  February 19, 2019 Sold Out      
  March 19, 26, 2019 $2,680 $3,680 $2,715 $3,750      
       
  Accommodation:              
                 
  Porto      
  Tryp Porto Expo / Black Tulip / Eurostars Heroismo (S/F)      
               
  Fatima      
  Aurea Fatima / Estrela de Fatima / Regina (S/F)      
               
  Lisbon      
  Lutecia / Tryp Lisboa Oriente (S/F)      
               
  Cordoba      
  Tryp Cordoba (S)      
  NH Cordoba Guadalquivir (F)      
               
  Seville              
  Catalonia Santa Justa / Catalonia Giralda (S)      
  Silken Al-Andalus Palace (F)      
               
  Granada              
  Los Angeles (S)      
  Melia Granada (F)      
               
  Valencia              
  NH Valencia Las Artes (S/F)      
               
  Barcelona              
  Catalonia Barcelona 505 (S)      
  Catalonia Barcelona Plaza / Tryp Condal Mar (F)      
                 
  2019-20              
  Standard Class First Class      
  Departure Dbl Occ Sgl Occ Dbl Occ Sgl Occ      
  April 02, 16 $2,745 $3,730 $2,780 $3,765    
  Apr 09 $2,945 $3,930 $3,045 $4,080    
  Apr 23 $2,670 $3,635 $2,695 $3,650    
  Apr 30 $2,735 $3,700 $3,000 $4,035    
  May 07, 14, 21 $2,745 $3,730 $2,780 $3,765    
  June 04, 11, 18, 25 $2,745 $3,730 $2,780 $3,765    
  June 11, $2,670 $3,635 $2,695 $3,650    
  July 02, 09, 16, 23, 30 $2,700 $3,665 $2,745 $3,695    
  August 06, 13, 20 $2,700 $3,665 $2,745 $3,695    
  September 03, 24 $2,700 $3,665 $2,745 $3,695    
  October 01, 08, 15, 22 $2,700 $3,665 $2,745 $3,695    
  Oct 08 $2,670 $3,635 $2,695 $3,650    
  Dec 24 $2,745 $3,730 $2,780 $3,765    
  March 10, 24, 31, 2020 $2,745 $3,730 $2,780 $3,765    
       
  Accommodation              
             
  Porto              
  Tryp Porto Expo / Eurostars Heroismo (S/F)      
                 
  Fatima              
  Aurea Fatima / Estrela de Fatima / Regina (S/F)      
                 
  Lisbon              
  Lutecia (S/F)              
                 
  Cordoba              
  Tryp Cordoba (S)              
  NH Cordoba Guadalquivir (F)      
                 
  Seville              
  Catalonia Santa Justa / Catalonia Giralda (S)      
  Silken Al-Andalus Palace (F)      
                 
  Granada              
  Los Angeles (S)              
  Melia Granada (F)              
                 
  Valencia              
  NH Valencia Las Artes (S/F)      
                 
  Barcelona              
  Catalonia Barcelona 505 (S)      
  Catalonia Barcelona Plaza / Tryp Condal Mar (F)      
 
Tour Inclusions:
  • Guided visits in Porto, Lisbon, Cordoba, Seville, Granada (Alhambra and Generalife Gardens), Toledo and panoramic sightseeing tours as per the itinerary
  • Tour escort during the tour
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • Accommodation at selected class
  • Daily Breakfast and 5 dinners
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