Enhance your experience of the Mediterranean on a 13-day tour of Portugal and Spain from Madrid. With a professional guide, see the historical and cultural highlights of vibrant Mediterranean cities as you travel by luxury coach. Discover the modernist wonders of Barcelona; ride the quaint trams of Lisbon; see the sacred structures of Fatima; and delight into the opulent beauty of Granada’s UNESCO-listed Alhambra palace complex.
Included on this tour is; 12 nights accommodation in 3- or 4-star hotels; transportation by luxury coach; a professional guide; meals indicated by the Itinerary; and selected entrance fees and guided visits.
1st Day (Tue.) MADRID – AVILA – SALAMANCA – PORTO
Departure from Plaza de Oriente at 08:30 a.m. Drive to Avila. Short stop to know its walled and old town. Then to Salamanca. Free time. Departure until you reach Porto. Accommodation.
2nd Day (Wed.) PORTO
Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto. Accommodation.
3rd Day (Thu.) PORTO – COIMBRA – FATIMA
Breakfast. Departure to Coimbra and free time. Then to Fatima. Accommodation.
4th Day (Fri.) FATIMA – BATALHA – NAZARE – ALCOBAÇA – LISBON
Breakfast. Departure to the Batalha Monastery. Continue to the picturesque fishing town of Nazaré. Free time and continue to Alcobaça and then to Lisbon. Accommodation.
5th Day (Sat.) LISBON
Breakfast. Morning sightseeing tour of the ancient Olissipo. Afternoon at leisure. Accommodation.
6th Day (Sun.) LISBON – CACERES – CORDOBA
Breakfast. Departure to Caceres considered as World Heritage place. Afterwards, continue on towards Cordoba, once the capital of the Caliphate. Dinner and accommodation.
7th Day (Mon.) CORDOBA – SEVILLE
Breakfast. 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, ride reach Seville. Dinner and accommodation.
8th Day (Tue.) SEVILLE
Breakfast. Morning panoramic city tour visiting: the exterior of the Cathedral, Santa Cruz quarter, Maria Luisa Park and Plaza de España. Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and accommodation.
9th Day (Wed.) SEVILLE – GRANADA
Breakfast. Drive east through the Caliphate road to the heart of ANDALUSIA. Visit the world famous Alhambra complex and Generalife Gardens. Dinner and accommodation.
10th Day (Thu.) GRANADA – VALENCIA
After breakfast at the hotel start driving looking for the Mediterranean coast. Reach Valencia one of the main capitals of the Mediterranean coast with its modern Arts and Sciences Architectural Complex. Accommodation.
11th Day (Fri.) VALENCIA – BARCELONA
Breakfast. Morning city tour of this bright city including a drive through the old city showing the most prominent buildings. Early afternoon departure northward all along the Mediterranean coast to Catalunya. Reach Barcelona principal Mediterranean city homeland of the famous architect Gaudí. Accommodation.
12th Day (Sat.) BARCELONA
Breakfast. Morning city tour of Barcelona. Afternoon at your leisure. Accommodation.
13th Day (Sun.) BARCELONA – ZARAGOZA – MADRID
After breakfast at the hotel departure to Madrid through Zaragoza. END OF OUR SERVICES
Breakfast at the hotel. Arrive to Zaragoza, free time to see the Basilic-Temple of Our Lady Pilar. Continue to Madrid. End of your 13-day tour.