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Using Spain’s fast and efficient AVI rail service, this journey takes in the
Roman, Moorish and Catholic heritage of Andalucía. Visit all three major cities
of this distinctive region of Spain: the Andalucían capital of Seville with its
immense cathedral, Córdoba and its Unesco-listed Mezquita, and Granada,
home to the exquisite Alhambra Palace complex. Along the way, stay in characterful, 4-star hotels or choose historic Hospes accommodation options.
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Fly to Madrid. Transfer to the station for the
train to Córdoba (approximately 2 hours). Stay 2
nights at Hospes Palacio Del Bailio* (or similar),
a converted 18th-century mansion located in
the heart of the historic city centre. (N)
Full day at leisure to explore Córdoba and its
remarkable mosque-cathedral, considered
one of the world's greatest Islamic buildings
and an enduring symbol of Islamic rule in
Europe. Other highlights in the city include the
Roman Bridge and the medieval Alcázar of the
Christian Monarchs. (B)
Morning at leisure. Afternoon transfer to the
station for the train to the Andalucían capital,
Seville (approximately 30 minutes). Stay 2
nights at the Hospes Casas Del Rey De Baeza*
(or similar), a unique property of 27 traditional
Sevillan houses, connected by passages and
Day at leisure to enjoy Seville, its dramatic
gothic cathedral, the Mudéjar palaces and the
winding lanes of the old town. As evening falls,
dine al fresco in one of the city’s many tapas
bars or watch a flamenco show, a dance that
originated in the city. (B)
Morning at leisure in Seville. Transfer to
the station for the train journey to Granada
(approximately 3 hours). Stay at the Hospes
Palacio De Los Patos* a 19th-century manor
house, for 2 nights. (B)
Full day at leisure to explore Granada and the magnificent 13th-century Alhambra
Palace, the last Moorish stronghold of Spain.
The city itself is an eclectic mix of Islamic
architecture, churches, tapas bars and
colourful street art. (B)
Morning at leisure. Transfer to Malaga airport and fly home. (B)
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner,
N: No meals.
Upgraded Hospes (boutique heritage hotel)
accommodation is indicated by the asterisk. Prices are based on the
Available on request.
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