By GAdventures



Discover Moorish Spain

  • 12 Aug
  • -
  • 19 Aug
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  • 8 days


per person

Availability: 12 places

    Discover the history and romance of Andalucia on this eight-day trip to five amazing cities, with plenty of free time to discover them. Explore Madrid’s famous museums, walk the cobblestoned streets of El Greco’s Toledo with a local historian, take a flamenco lesson in Granada, and embrace the region’s Moorish spirit in Granada and Córdoba. Some 1,300 years in the making, the fascinating culture of Moorish Spain will be sure to leave you wanting more.

    Day 1

    Day 1 Madrid

    Arrive at any time.

    Day 2

    Day 2 Madrid (1B)

    Visit the UNESCO World Heritage site of Toledo with a local historian exploring the old quarter, which is considered an open-air museum. Return to Madrid and opt to visit museums or just relax at a local café.

    Day 3

    Day 3 Madrid/Córdoba (1B)

    Travel by high-speed train to Córdoba and visit the Mezquita (mosque). Afterwards, stroll the historic medieval Jewish quarter, full of narrow winding lanes and traditional houses.

    Day 4

    Day 4 Córdoba/Granada (1B)

    Travel to the Andalusian city of Granada and take an orientation walk with the CEO. Learn the art of flamenco from a professional teacher during a private class.

    Day 5

    Day 5 Granada (1B)

    Enjoy a guided visit to the architectural masterpiece, the Alhambra, one of the greatest accomplishments of Islamic art and architecture, and the highlight of the trip for most visitors. After, enjoy free time to explore Granada.

    Day 6

    Day 6 Granada/Seville (1B)

    This morning journey to Seville, one of the most colourful and exciting cities in Spain. Take an orientation walk with the CEO and opt to visit the cathedral Giralda or Casa Pilatos, or enjoy a traditional flamenco show.

    Day 7

    Day 7 Seville (1B)

    Enjoy the city with a full free day to explore the Muslim monuments and parks and gardens at leisure, getting a taste of Seville's energetic pulse.

    Day 8

    Day 8 Seville (1B)

    Depart at any time.