1st Day (Sat.) MADRID
Meet and assistance at the airport, transfer to the hotel. Balance of the day at leisure. Accommodation at the hotel
2nd Day (Sun.) MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning free to continue exploring the wonders that the city has to offer.
Afternoon Madrid panoramic city tour; find the medieval origins of the city, like the Arabic fortress, at the Barrio de la Morería, characterized by the antiquity of its buildings drive through the courtesan district of the Hapsburgs characterised by Phillip II and his Renaissance and Baroque style buildings, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa; the Madrid of the Bourbons and the complex town planning schemes of Charles III, the Royal Palace, Cibeles and Neptuno Fountains and the Puerta de Alcalá. Admire the XIX C. works such as Prado Museum. The contemporary Madrid with areas such as Gran Vía, Castellana, the district of Salamanca, Plaza Castilla and Parque del Oeste, as well as commercial and financial zones of Modern Madrid, the emblematic Las Ventas Bullring and the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium. A stop will be made at the famous “Hard Rock Café” to enjoy a free drink. Accommodation at the hotel.
3rd Day (Mon.) MADRID – CORDOBA – SEVILLA
Breakfast at the hotel. Pick up from your hotel and transfer to JULIÁ TRAVEL bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente. Departure at 08:30 a.m drive southward along the land of Don Quixote, “The man from La Mancha”, along the way observes vast vineyards. Cross through the natural border of “Despeñaperros” and get into Andalucía, a region for itself that shows an enormous heritage from a splendorous past. Reach Cordoba. Impressive tour of its Mosque and other sites that will ease our mind and spirit strolling through its narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter. In the afternoon, after a short two hours ride reach Sevilla. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel.
4th Day (Tue.) SEVILLA
Breakfast at the hotel. Morning Monumental and Panoramic city tour – the Cathedral (from outside), the second largest in the Catholic world after St. Peters in Rome. The Santa Cruz Quarter, a natural scenario of “Carmen” as well as a precisely where the myth of “Don Juan” developed. The Maria Luisa Park and Spain square. – Afternoon at leisure for you to discover exclusive views, specific flavours of this active full of light city. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Flamenco tour.
5th Day (Wed.) SEVILLA – GRANADA
After breakfast at the hotel drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of Andalucia observing an endless number of olive trees on the way to Granada and its incredible and amazing monumental environment, last stronghold of the Moorish Kingdoms up to 1492. Visit the world famous Alhambra (Red Palace) and Generalife Gardens, that have inspired several authors with its sound and sights, such as the “Tales of the Alhambra” by W. Irving. Dinner and accommodation at the hotel. Optional Gipsy Flamenco show at Sacromonte quarter.
6th Day (Thu.) GRANADA – TOLEDO – MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive northward where it emerges, toward the sky of Castilla and surrounded by the Tagus river, the impressive Imperial city of Toledo –World Heritage City- where the three cultures Christians, Moorish and Jewish, have lived together. Resume of the Spanish art, history and spirituality the whole town is a National Monument. The City tour will includes the most important monuments, its narrow streets and the famous “Damasquinado” (gold and silver inlaying in iron). Continue to Madrid. Accommodation at the hotel.
7th Day (Fri.) MADRID
After breakfast at the hotel transfer to the airport. END OF OUR SERVICES
(*) During stay in Madrid Tour Escort service is not available.
The Madrid city tour will be effect by regular service.
OUR TOURS INCLUDE:
Transportation by private deluxe air-conditioned motorcoach with panoramic windows. We do have our own fleet of motorcoaches, establishing a difference with many other Tour Operators. Experience, comfort, safety and peace of mind, this is what we guarantee with our modern vehicles and experiences drivers.
Multilingual Tour Escort, we are well aware of the great importance of the Tour Escort during the tour, consequently, we do select the most experienced and with the best possible know-how tour escorts. They will coordinate the accommodation and services taking care of a proper tour development and assuring a pleasant vacation.
If the number of participants in a specific tour will not reach to a minimum, our expert driver could takeover this service.
Local sightseeing. In order that our passengers may enjoy the cultural and historic sites of each visited city, Julia Travel will allocate the best licensed and expert local guides. Entrance fees to monuments as indicated in each itinerary.
Our selection criteria are quality services and appropriate infrastructure reserving those hotels that offer the widest guarantee. Accommodation will be provided according to client’s selection of tour category:
“T” Tourist Class & “A” First Class
Professional support, our experienced staff is at your service to solve any type of unforeseen circumstances that might happen during the tour.
Luggage. Transportation of only one luggage per person limited to a weight of 30 kg. is included in our motorcoach during the tour.
Travel with Insurance. All tours published in this brochure do not include insurance like medical and accident risks, lost and damaged luggage, etc.
We do recommend our clients to travel under the coverage of an insurance policy. The Retail Travel Agency can advise about optional travel insurance that can be used.
Children under 4 years old, free of charge sharing twin room with 2 adults (one child per room maximum). All their expenses at parents charge directly.
Children 4-7 year old, sharing room with 2 adults (one child per room only) 25% discount.
Senior over 65 years old, 5% discount.
Triple, 3rd adult pax sharing twin, 5% discount.
High Season, as indicated in each tour.
Easter Week & Spring Fair in Seville, as indicated in each tour.
Please ask for supplement on Christmas and New Year’s Eve.