12 Days: Spanish Fiesta

12 Days: Spanish Fiesta 2018

Madrid | Salamanca | Lisbon | Seville | Gibraltar | Granada | Valencia | Barcelona
Description

12 Day Spanish Fiesta Tour MapThis 12-day tour lives up to its name by showcasing all that a Spanish Fiesta has to offer. Start off the tour in Madrid, capital city of Spain. On the final day, participants will enjoy a continental breakfast and depart back home. Download the full itinerary for full details.

If interested, please email raj@premieregroup.com or call today at 416-216-0107 – Ext. 4107

Hotels

2 nights at Holiday Inn Madrid – Calle Alcala or similar in Madrid.
1 night at Silken Rona Dalba or similar in Salamanca.
2 nights at Hotel Aldeia dos Capuchos Golf & Spa or similar in Lisbon.
1 night at Silken Al-Andalus Palace or similar in Seville.
1 night at Allegro Granada or similar in Granada.
1 night at TRYP Valencia Almussafes or similar in Valencia.
3 nights at Hotel FrontAir Congress Barcelona or similar in Barcelona

Meals
  • Enjoy a Buffet Breakfast Everyday: Bread, Butter, Jam, Cereal, Milk, Tea, Coffee, Eggs, Fruits and Juice
  • Enjoy Indian / Continental Meals in Europe: A Choice of Jain/Vegetarian/Non-Vegetarian Menus
Itinerary
Day 1: MADRID, SPAIN (D)

Arrive in Madrid
Welcome to Madrid – capital of Spain. On arrival check into your hotel on your own anytime after 15:00 hrs. Overnight in Madrid.

Day 2: SALAMANCA, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, on a guided tour of Madrid, see the Royal Palace, Puerta del Sol, Cibeles Squares and Plaza Espana. Drive through the main streets and see the Neptune Fountain, Alcala Street and Gran Via – most popular commercial street for a real taste of Spain. Visit the Royal Palace, residence of the Royal family and the famous Las Ventas Bullring and see the key parts of the bullring. Later, drive to Salamanca – an ancient and gorgeous city. On an orientation tour of Salamanca, see the Plaza Mayor which is the city’s crowning glory. Built by Alberto and Nicolas Churriguera, it is widely thought the most beautiful Plaza Mayor in Spain. Overnight in Salamanca.

Day 3: LISBON, PORTUGAL (B,D)

Today, drive towards Portugal. Before arriving into Lisbon, melt into the stream of pilgrims from all over the world as you visit the Sanctuary of our Lady of the Rosary in Fatima – one of the most important shrines of the world dedicated to the Virgin Mary. Later, drive to Lisbon, capital of Portugal, located on the north bank of the river Tagus. A city set on seven hills, as the legend tells, with its cobble stoned pavements and narrow streets full of Art Nouveau cafés promises a lot to discover. Overnight in Lisbon.

Day 4: LISBON, PORTUGAL (B,D)

Today, on a guided tour of Lisbon, visit the Jeronimos Monastery, regarded as Lisbon’s most important landmark. Also see the Belém Tower which is located on the banks of the Tagus River. Visit Lisbon’s cathedral which was built by Portugal’s first king. Later, enjoy a mini cruise on the picturesque Tagus River which flows through the capital city of Lisbon. Overnight in Lisbon.

Day 5: SEVILLE, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, drive to Seville – Spain’s fourth largest city and the capital of Andalusia. It is one of the most alluring cities in Europe. On your guided city tour of Seville, visit the largest and highest cathedral in Spain and where the mortal vestiges Christopher Columbus are kept. See the Giralda, adjacent to the cathedral, a splendid example of Moorish art and now a symbol of Seville. You also get some time to stroll along the busy Santa Cruz quarter. It is impossible to resist the charm of this district with its winding alleys, its picturesque lime washed houses, its delicate hardly visible flowery patios and its small squares. Overnight in Seville.

Day 6: GIBRALTAR, UNITED KINGDOM & GRANADA, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, drive to the Rock of Gibraltar, in British hands since 1704. Upon arrival, we will take you on a guided tour of Gibraltar. See the Morrish castle & visit to St. Michael’s caves and the colony of Barbary apes. Later, we drive to Granada. Overnight in Granada.

Day 7: GRANADA & VALENCIA, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, on your guided tour of Granada, visit the Alhambra complex, Spain’s outstanding symbol of Moorish heritage. It is one of the country’s most visited tourist attractions. Walk around the fortress, palace, patios and gardens which are undoubtedly some of the greatest accomplishments of Islamic architecture. There is also time to amble through the magnificent water gardens of Generalife, the royal summer residence. Later, we drive to Valencia. Overnight in Valencia.

Day 8: VALENCIA & BARCELONA, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, on guided tour of Valencia, see the Town Hall, the Bull Ring, the massive Gateway Towers of Serranos and Quart, and the new Arts and Science Complex designed by the famous Valencian architect Calatrava. Also see the imposing La Seo Cathedral. Later, drive to Barcelona, one of the best spots in the Mediterranean. Due to its superb location on the Mediterranean, its vibrant street life, fascinating Gaudi architecture, superb cuisine and its world famous football team, Barcelona has become among one of Europe’s most popular destinations. Later, in the evening enjoy the famous Flamenco show watching a fantastic flamenco performance served with a glass of wine. Overnight in Barcelona.

Day 9: BARCELONA, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, proceed to enjoy a half day excursion to Montserrat Mountains where you will visit the Royal Basilica of Montserrat with its 12th-century carving of the Black Virgin. Later, drive back Barcelona on arrival proceed to guided city tour. See the magnificence of the 14th century gothic cathedral, the unfinished glory of Gaudi’s controversial Sagrada Familia. Stroll through the lively Ramblas, the city’s most spirited street with its colorful flower stalls and markets to the Christopher Colombus monument near the waterfront. Also see Plaza de Cataluna, the largest and busiest square in the city centre. Later, we visit FC Barcelona stadium which is the largest in all of Europe. Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to retrace the footsteps of legendary players from past and present on this tour through Barcelona Camp Nou football stadium. Overnight in Barcelona.

Day 10: BARCELONA, SPAIN (B, D)

Today, the day is free to explore this beautiful city of Barcelona on your own OR we suggest one of the two following excursions. Overnight in Barcelona.

  • Sky Diving: Discover the incredible sensation of exhilaration and freedom as you free-fall towards the ground at breathtaking speeds. An expert safety briefing will prepare you for your extraordinary parachute jump
  • Hot Air Balloon: Ideal for couples, this romantic experience gives you the chance to float above Barcelona’s natural and architectural beauty, enjoying birds-eye views of Montserrat Mountains and the Mediterranean coast.
Day 11: MADRID, SPAIN (B,D)

Today, proceed to Madrid via a high speed AVE train. On arrival, we proceed to guided tour of Toledo. See the most famous monuments during a walking tour of the city centre, including St. Tome Church, Santa Maria la Blanca Synagogue, San Juan de los Reyes Church, Museo Victorio Macho and the Cathedral. Also, visit a sword making factory wherein you will be shown how the swords are made. The factory houses a museum of traditional swords. Later drive back to Madrid. Overnight in Madrid.

Day 12: BARCELONA, SPAIN (B)

Return Home with Wonderful Memories
Today, after continental breakfast your ‘Spanish Fiesta’ tour ends as you check out of the hotel. We hope you have thoroughly enjoyed your tour of Europe. Write in and tell us how you enjoyed it and give us any suggestions you may have. ‘Adios’ till we meet again!


NOTE: Due to operational reasons, the routing of this tour may be changed. However, all the sightseeing will remain the same.


B=Breakfast – L=Lunch – D=Dinner
Surcharges applicable during Peak and Event periods • Price valid till 30th Sept. 2018.

Contact Raj Dhingra today to reserve your spot!
Email: raj@premieregroup.com or call 416-216-0107 – ext. 4107