Best of Spain

Best of Spain information and booking

from
$2790
  • Duration
    15
    days
  • Physical rating
    4
  • Culture Shock
    4
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Schedule Details

Departs from
Madrid
Accommodation
Hotel
Group Size
Maximum of 12 travellers per group
Transportation
Bus, Metro, Public bus, Taxi, Train
Important Notes
A single supplement is available on this trip, please see trip notes for details.

Highlights

Soak up art and culture in Madrid, Uncover the opulent rooms and lavish gardens of Alhambra Palace in Granada, Experience the passion of traditional flamenco in Seville, Chill out on the Costa de la Luz, See a town split in half by a deep chasm, Witness a spectacular Spanish sunset, Admire Gaudi's quirky architecture in Barcelona, Kick back with sangria and tapas, Discover the Muslim architecture of Cordoba's Mezquita

Tour description provided by Intrepid

Kick off this colourful Best of Spain tour in Madrid and let your imagination unfold on a journey through the beautiful Andalucian region. Visit the cities that reflect Spain's diverse history and culture. Experience a fiery flamenco performance in Seville and explore the mysterious maze of alleyways of the old Arab quarter in Albayzin. Follow your taste buds to a tapas bar and wander among Gaudi's handiwork in Barcelona – this Spanish adventure is as colourful and diverse as the land itself.

Itinerary

Day 1 Madrid
Madrid offers a remarkable blend of sights, sounds and experiences. Soak up the art, be wowed by the architecture and swoon over the exceptional food.
Days 2-3 Granada
Home to the stunning Alhambra Palace and set against a backdrop of the spectacular Sierra Nevada mountains, Granada is one of Andalucia's most enchanting cities.
Days 4-5 Seville
Seville is renowned for its oranges, tapas and flamenco - all three are ingrained in the fabric of the city and its proud people.
Days 6-7 Costa de la Luz
Located on the Costa de la Luz and looking out towards Morocco, Tarifa is a relaxed town famed for water sports, wind sports and beaches.
Days 8-9 Ronda
Divided by a deep gorge and the spectacular Puente Nuevo (New Bridge), the city of Ronda is sure to impress with its historic buildings, natural beauty and relaxed lifestyle.
Day 10 Cordoba
With incredible architecture, a passion for food and flamenco and a colourful history beginning around 8,000 BC, Cordoba has a story waiting around every corner.
Days 11-12 Valencia
Long the Spanish gateway to the Mediterranean, Valencia has a special charm with busy markets, beautiful beaches, spectacular mountains and a fascinating mix of old and new.
Days 13-15 Barcelona
Barcelona's quirky character and fabulous Catalan cuisine mixes seamlessly with a groundbreaking art scene, Gothic architecture, superb dining and a non-stop nightlife, making it a city you won't soon forget.