DAY TRIPS – EXCURSIONS
Regular day trips and coach excursions from Spain
Excursions with an English-speaking guide departing from the main cities of Spain. Below, you will find a list of excursions from Madrid, visits to Barcelona and its surroundings, excursions along the Costa de Almería from Roquetas de Mar or visits to the Alhambra in Granada with a guide and tickets included. We have varied tourist packages that fit all your needs.
Most of the excursions offered have guaranteed regular departures, are carried out in modern air-conditioned buses and always accompanied by tour guides who offer explanations during the routes and visits en route.
Accompanied by expert tour guides in English, you can visit the main cities of Spain and the surroundings. Apart from the panoramic visit of Madrid to see its main monuments, from Madrid you can visit Toledo, Segovia, El Escorial or Aranjuez, taking short, half-day excursions. If you have more time, you can find full-day excursions to visit Ávila and Salamanca, Toledo in depth or the Don Quixote Route, among others.
From Barcelona, we organize guided excursions to Montserrat, Girona, Figueres or the beautiful Costa Brava.
From our base in Roquetas de Mar, Almería we organize guided excursions to discover the volcanic landscape of Cabo de Gata, visit the Tabernas Desert and the Wild western villages, the setting for filming mythical western films, routes through the Sierra Nevada National Park to get to know the Moorish Alpujarra, dotted with whitewashed villages ...
And in Granada, we offer different types of visits to the Alhambra, the jewel of Andalusia. Accompanied by expert guides, you can visit the Alhambra in organized groups, make a private visit of the Alhambra with tickets included or, if you prefer, you can visit the Alhambra with an electronic guide, at your own pace.
Depending on the departure city of the excursion, we offer pick-up at the main hotels in the city, however, in some locations you must travel on your own to the departure terminal. When booking your excursion, you will be able to choose the most suitable place of departure.
And as always, our travel consultants will always be at your disposal to help you find the tour you want to suit your needs. Feel free to contact us via phone, WhatsApp or e-mail.
Full day excursion along the Don Quixote’s Route. Coach trip from Madrid to discover La Mancha, the land of Don Quixote, where Miguel de Cervantes was inspired to write the most famous novel of all time, The Ingenious Gentleman Don Quixote of La Mancha. Accompanied by qualified English-speaking guides we will visit the Castle and the San Bartolome Collegiate Church at Belmonte, the famous Windmills in Mota del Cuervo and Dulcinea’s House Museum in El Toboso.
Full-day guided tour of Barcelona with English speaking guide. The best way to get to know Barcelona, the capital of Catalonia, a cosmopolitan mediterranean city, integrating roman rests, medieval neighbourhoods and the most beautiful examples of Modernism and the vanguards of the twentieth century. Not in vain the UNESCO has declared as World Heritage some emblematic constructions of the catalan architects Antoni Gaudi and Lluis Domenech i Montaner.
Nº1 – Private visit of the Alhambra of Granada with Official Guide and Tickets. Tickets for The Alhambra.
Shore excursion for cruise passengers to Mini Hollywood with Pepe Tours. Customized excursion to the famous and unique “Desert of Tabernas” for a visit to discover the Theme Park of the Wild West, Parque Oasys (formerly called Mini Hollywood). Enjoy an unforgettable day in the Wild West, with different shows, visit the Animal Reserve, swimmingpools, bars…… and always surrounded by cowboys, outlaws and gunmen…. And lots of action!!!
Day trip to the Alhambra Palace in Granada with Pepe Tours including entrance tickets, guide and coach transportation from Roquetas de Mar, Almerimar, Aguadulce and Almeria. An excursion by bus that circles the National Park of Sierra Nevada in order to visit the Jewel of the Andalusian Heritage, the Alhambra at Granada. Visit the Alhambra, with the Nasrid Palaces, the Alcazaba, Charles V Palace and the Generalife Gardens. Get to know the most visited monument of Spain, one of the finalists of the contest “The new seven wonders of the world”.
Coach trip to Trevelez from Roquetas de Mar. A beautiful excursion by bus with English speaking guides into the heart of the Sierra Nevada Mountains to discover the unique Alpujarra of Granada Region and Trevelez, famous for its Serrano hams, its ‘jarapas’ but above all because it is one of the highest villages in Spain, near the Mulhacen, the highest mountaintop of the whole Iberian Peninsula.
Fully escorted coach trip to the Alpujarra of Almeria leaving from Roquetas de Mar. On this excursion you will discover a variety of landscapes, travelling through the dry countryside of the Sierra de Gador Mountains, after which you will arrive in the region of the lower Andarax, a fertile region thanks to the water that flows through the river Andarax. This is the Alpujarra of Almeria, a surprising region, located between the Mediterranean Sea and the Sierra Nevada Mountains.
An excursion to the Sierra de los Filabres Mountains from Roquetas de Mar. A beautiful daytrip to Sierra de los Filabres, a landscape where many cultures cross each other. We will see prehistorical excavations, the rests of a roman aqueduct, Arabian castles and villages with white washed houses. We will also visit the Platform for Solar Energy of Almeria, the largest centre in Europe for investigation, development and testing of solar energy.
Daytrip to Malaga from Roquetas de Mar. A trip along the Tropical Coast to visit Malaga, with English speaking guides. Discover the capital of the Costa del Sol, the city where Pablo Picasso and Antonio Banderas were born. We visit the Castle of Gibralfaro, after which you’ll enjoy some free time in the city centre of Malaga with the possibility to visit the Cathedral of Malaga, Picasso Museum or the Moorish Fortress Alcazaba amongst other highliths of Malaga.
Spend a wonderful day visiting Nerja and Frigiliana with English speaking guides, departing from Roquetas de Mar. A trip along the Tropical Coast to a visit the beautiful village of Nerja, located between the Almijara Mountain Range and the Mediterranean Sea, with its beautiful viewpoint “The Balcony of Europe”. There is also the possibility to visit the impressive “Caves of Nerja”. In the afternoon, we’ll take a stroll into the white washed moorish village Frigiliana.
A half day excursion to visit one of the markets in the province of Almeria. In our travel-agency we can inform you on the routes and days of departure.
An interesting alternative to spend a morning negotiating on one of the markets of the capital or the province (according to the program – on request at our travel agency), and to make a walk through the city or the village. There is also the possibility to taste the best tapas of Almeria.
Discover the jewel of Andalusia at your own pace on a self-guided tour of Granada’s Alhambra. Explore the most visited monument in Spain and the masterpiece of Muslim art in Europe, declared a World Heritage Site by UNESCO. The ticket to Alhambra gives you access to all areas, such as the Nasrid Palaces, Alcazaba Fortress and the Generalife Gardens. Stop as often as you like, without the distractions of an organized group tour.
Half day excursion from Madrid to the Monastery and Royal Site of San Lorenzo de El Escorial. Coach tour from Madrid to discover with an English-speaking guide the former political centre of the empire of Philip II, A place where he built his palace, library, pantheon, a great basilica and founded a monastery. The architectural complex is located at the feet of Sierra de Guadarrama Mountains, and was declared a World Heritage Site in 1984. We continue the route, visiting Valle de los Caidos “valley of the fallen“, a monumental complex in memory of the victims of the 1936 Spanish Civil War.
Customized Shore Excursion from the Cruising port of Almeria to discover the unique Natural Park of Cabo de Gata, an un unspoiled area sorrounded by old volcanoes, cliffs, small fishing villages (San Jose, Isleta del Moro), hidden coves, beautiful viewing points (Mermaids Reef, Amethist Overlook) and salt lakes where you can admire the pink flamingoes.
An excursion to Mini Hollywood from Roquetas de Mar with English speaking guides. Coach trip to the famous and unique “Desert of Tabernas” for a visit to the Theme Park of the Wild West, Parque Oasys (formerly called Mini Hollywood). Enjoy an unforgettable day in the Wild West, with different shows, visit the zoo, chill out by the swimmingpools, bars…… and always surrounded by cowboys, outlaws and gunmen…. and lots of action!!!
Sightseeing Tour of Madrid, daily departures. We suggest you to visit Madrid, the capital of Spain, from different perspectives: a panoramic bus tour to discover the highlights of Madrid and then continue with a walk through the historic center and discover the architectural details of each monument, accompanied by official tourist guides who explain the history of Madrid, its monuments, characteristics and its traditions. And as a finishing touch, end the tour with a visit to the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, home of Real Madrid Fotball Club and learn about the best club of the 20th century.
Full day excursion departing from Madrid to visit Avila and Segovia, the jewels of Castile and Leon, one of the Spanish regions with the greatest cultural & ethnographic heritage and natural wealth, declared World Heritage Cities by UNESCO in 1985. Avila preserves a unique historical legacy, being one of the best preserved walled sites in Europe. Segovia is world-famous for its impressive Roman aqueduct, the Gothic cathedral or the Alcazar Fortress.