The city of Malaga flourished during the Muslim era but in later years succumbed to famine and civil war...Read more >
Andalucía is one of Spain’s most scenic regions, strewn with superb HispanoMoorish architecture. As well as including two of Spain’s greatest sites - the Alhambra in Granada and the Mezquita in Córdoba - this tour explores some of Andalucía’s prettiest countryside and towns.
Fly from London (regional connections available) to Malaga with British Airways. Transfer to the Eurostars Malaga for 1 night. Welcome drink. (N)Day 2: Ronda • Seville
Morning drive to Seville. En route, stop at Ronda, which sits astride the El Tajo gorge. Visit the bullring and museum before continuing to Seville. Stay 1 night at the Hotel San Gil. (B)Day 3: Seville
Morning visit to the Fine Arts Museum. Afternoon tour of the cathedral and the Alcázar. Seville’s cathedral is the largest in Europe and is Christopher Columbus’ burial place, while the Moorish Alcázar Palace is now home to the Spanish royal family. Evening drive to Córdoba. Stay at the Macia Alfaros for 2 nights. (B)Day 4: Córdoba
Morning visit to the Mezquita, formerly the city’s mosque, to see its dazzling interiors. Continue to the Jewish quarter, a labyrinth of narrow cobbled streets and tiny squares, and view the synagogue. Optional afternoon visit to the Medina Azahara, the ruins of the Muslim medieval town and its vast palace. (B)Day 5: Granada
Morning drive to Granada. Afternoon at leisure to explore the Charterhouse, one of the finest examples of Spanish baroque architecture, or the El Albayzin district. Stay 2 nights at the Abades Recogidas. (B)Day 6: Granada
Full-day tour of Granada, including the cathedral, chapel and the Alhambra. Built by the Moors in the 13th and 14th centuries, it consists of a spectacular complex of buildings and courtyards, as well as the celebrated Generalife gardens. (B)Day 7: Fly to London
Morning transfer to Malaga airport and fly to London with British Airways. (B)Meal basis:
As per itinerary – B: Breakfast, L: Lunch, D: Dinner, N: No meals.Important information Superior tour
This tour is based in 4- and 5-star accommodation.Private & tailor-made travel
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The Eurostars Málaga is located in the heart of Malaga, close to the main train station and just a few minutes' walk from the beach. The renowned Picasso Museum is 20 minutes' walk from the property, as are the cathedral and the old town. Rooms have a simple, fresh, modern design and range from standard rooms to suites and family accommodation. The hotel serves a buffet breakfast and typical Andalusian cuisine for lunch and dinner. Features: 141 rooms and suites, restaurant, cafe, lobby bar, gym. Room amenities: Wi-Fi throughout, air conditioning, minibar, safe, satellite television.
Ideally located for exploring the city, the Abades Recogidas is situated on Recogidas, one of Granada's most prestigious streets where you can find shops, bars and traditional Spanish tapas restaurants. The Cathedral and the other main shopping street, Reyes Catolicos, are a 5 minute walk from the hotel and the Alhambra is approximately 25 minutes' walk, or a short taxi ride, away. This small 4-star hotel is modern and minimalist in style, with each floor decorated with art works which reflect a different aspect of Spanish culture. Features: 50 rooms. Room amenities: Air conditioning, minibar, safe, television, Wi-Fi.
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Prices above are per person in pounds sterling (£), based on two people sharing a twin-room. The prices which were valid at the time of publication, may be subject to change, particularly as a result of variable flight costs. You will be informed of any such changes prior to booking.
*Itinerary: Note that for the 06 Feb 2014* departure date only the itinerary is different to the regular 2014 tour, with a visit to the countryside in Mai Chai and an extra night in Hanoi, and one less night in Hoi An.
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