Experience the highlights of Spain's Andalusia region, as well as the UNESCO World Heritage City of Toledo, on this 8-day tour of Spain from Madrid. Visit the UNESCO World Heritage-listed Alhambra Palace and Generalife Gardens in Granada; explore the beautiful Mediterranean coastal region of Costa del Sol; and witness the mix of three cultures of Spain -- Christian, Moorish and Jewish -- in Toledo. Enjoy seven overnight stays in 3- or 4-star hotels as well as several guided tours and round-trip transportation by deluxe coach.
Your 8-day tour of Spain begins in Madrid, where you'll take a sightseeing tour and have free time to explore this great city on your own. Then, drive through the legendary land of Don Quixote to Cordoba and visit the Great Mosque of Cordoba and the historical Jewish Quarter.
In Seville, wander through the Santa Cruz Quarter and Maria Luisa Gardens on a guided tour and enjoy free time to sightsee at your leisure. Here, you'll have the option to take a flamenco tour!
Continue to Ronda, a marvelous town of Celtic origin, where you'll admire amazing views of the valley and the surrounding mountains before heading to Costa del Sol, a beautiful Mediterranean coastal region.
Discover the mix of three cultures and traditions of Spain -- Christian, Moorish and Jewish ' on a tour of the Imperial City of Toledo, a UNESCO World Heritage City, before ending back in Madrid.
Your tour includes round-trip transportation by deluxe coach, seven nights of accommodation in 3- to 4-star hotels and guided visits to many attractions. Throughout your trip, your guide will provide interesting historical information about the sites and landmarks you visit. Daily breakfast and some dinners are included, and for lunch, your guide can recommend great places in the city for you to eat (own expense). For a detailed schedule of each day, see the Itinerary section below. This tour begins on a Tuesday, but you have the option to start the following day and thus have an extra day at the end of your tour.
Please note that the visit to the Alhambra is dependent on availability.