Andalusia & southern Spain from Madrid
Andalusia & southern Spain from Madrid
CACERES, SEVILLE & CORDOBA - ANDALUSIA 3 DAYS TOUR PACKAGE
Andalusia in 3 days – Visit Cordoba & Seville from Madrid
Coach holiday from Madrid to southern Spain to visit Cordoba, the former capital of Al-Andalus during the Muslim period, with its impressive Mosque and the unique Jewish quarter, then travel to Seville, capital and major city of Andalusia for an in-depth sightseeing tour of Seville with local English-speaking guides and accommodation. 3 days tour package to Andalusia from Madrid with weekly departures throughout the whole year.
Departure days of the tour
The tour to Caceres, Seville and Cordoba includes:
Sightseeing tour in Cordoba and Seville with local guide / Tour Escort throughout the whole holiday / Air conditioned modern motor-coach / Accommodation at 4* hotels / Daily breakfast / 2 meals / High speed AVE train Seville – Madrid / Travel insurance.
|PRICE PER PERSON IN EUROS (SEASON 2020 – 2021)|
|DOUBLE ROOM||from 500 €|
|SINGLE ROOM||from 630 €|
Day 1. (Sunday) MADRID – CACERES – CORDOBA
Departure westbound on the highway to Extremadura, homeland of various New World discoverers. Arrival in Caceres, a magical medieval city, capital of the Extremadura region in western Spain. Free time to stroll through the old town with its city walls and watchtowers and its well-known medieval neighborhood, considered a World Heritage Site. We recommend you to follow the narrow walkways that will transport you to another century and engage you in its old charm. You’ll discover the main square of Cáceres – the Plaza Mayor and the Bujaco Tower locally known as the Clock Tower, the Arch of the Star, which is one of the five access gates of Cáceres, the beautiful Palace of the Golfines… In the afternoon, we’ll travel along the Silver Highway towards Andalusia, a region with a huge heritage from a splendorous past, to arrive at Cordoba, former capital of the Caliphate. Dinner and overnight at the hotel.
Day 2. (Monday) CORDOBA – SEVILLE
Breakfast at the hotel. Lead by a knowledgeable English speaking guide we will visit the highlights of Cordoba: the narrow winding streets of the Jewish Quarter, the Synagogue and the fantastic Great Mosque of Cordoba, one of the world’s greatest works of Islamic architecture, still standing from the time Muslims ruled Al-Andalus, that will ease our mind and spirit. In the afternoon, free time at your disposal to stroll through the historic center of Cordoba, with its medieval streets or visit the Royal Palace “Alcazar de los Reyes Cristianos” and its beautiful gardens. In the afternoon, after a short ride we’ll arrive to Seville, the capital of Andalusia. Arrival at the hotel, dinner and accommodation.
Day 3. (Tuesday) SEVILLE – MADRID (train)
After breakfast we’ll do a monumental and panoramic visit of Seville. You will visit from outside the Cathedral of Seville, the second largest in the Catholic world after San Pedro in Rome and its famous Giralda, the old minaret of the Arab mosque, then stroll throuhg the popular neighborhoods of Santa Cruz, natural scenery of “Carmen” as well as where it developed the myth of “Don Juan” and also Triana, with a deep popular flavor and cradle of bullfighters and artists. After the visit, you will enjoy free time to discover different perspectives and specific flavors of this active city full of light. May we recommend you an optional boat trip on the Guadalquivir River to enjoy the panoramic views that exist from the boat? Then you can walk along the banks of the Guadalquivir River, the “great king of Andalusia” as the local poet Luis de Góngora y Argote called it. In the late afternoon, transfer on your own to the station to depart by high-speed train to Madrid. Nice and short journey with the comfort and speed of this fast train. Arrival and end of our 3-days tour package of Andalusia.
- Departure city: Madrid, SPAIN
- Returning city: Madrid, SPAIN
- Cities where we will travel through:
- Nº days of the tour: 3
- Price: desde 500 €
Please note that
* Pepe Tours reserves the right to alter and modify the itinerary and the order of the excursions for organizational reasons. Depending on hotel availability or in case of last minute reservations, Pepe Tours may replace the hotels provided by others of the same category (see list of hotels in this link).