SPAIN

Delve into the Land of Tapas, Flamenco, and

El Greco... Olé!

We love Spain and highly recommend it as a top-notch vacation destination. The food is outstanding, the art is exceptional, and the blend of beautiful scenery and medieval towns lends itself to exploration. Won’t you join us on an exciting adventure to discover the wonders of Spainish architecture, celebrate a good life in the birthplace of flamenco, and whisk away by the enchantment of the country’s many UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites!? Here's a sample itinerary to give you a taste of what lovely España could have in store for you!

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Together, in our detailed consultation we create the vision of your very own personalized itinerary. We determine how much time to spend in each destination, choose from our favorite hotels, arrange appropriate transportation and create unique experiences with our dynamic local guides! Relax while our team brings everything to life. Our customized travel app gives you easy access to all itinerary details, plus suggestions for your free time and some dining ideas! We seamlessly integrate technology, experience and attention to detail to create your very own custom-tailored “Trip of a Lifetime!”

OUR SAMPLE ITINERARY

Day 1 

Arrival in Barcelona

 

Arrive in Barcelona, where you will be met for the transfer to your centrally located hotel.  Free time to get acquainted with your new neighborhood in the city of Gaudí, Miro, and Picasso!  

Day 2

Explore the Architectural Beauty and Rich History of Barcelona

​Detailed private sightseeing of the Gothic Quarter and Gaudí's masterpieces, including the Sagrada Familia, Parc Güell, Casa Batlló, Casa Milà.  Free time this afternoon to shop along Las Ramblas and explore the city

Day 3

Marvel at the Beautiful Sculpted Mountains of Montserrat and Indulge in Catalan Flavors

Embark on a scenic journey with your guide and driver to Montserrat to capture the spirit of the splendid sculpted mountains! Take your time to visit the Montserrat Monastery and its museum, and absorb the stunning view of the hillsides around. Savor exquisite wine tasting and enjoy a Catalan meal before heading back to Barcelona

Day 4

Venture to Gorgeous Granada to Discover the Alluring Alhambra

Transfer to the airport for your flight to Granada.  On arrival, you will be met for the transfer to your hotel. Then, enjoy a detailed private sightseeing of the Alhambra, featuring the spectacular Renaissance-era Moorish architecture and the Generalife Gardens!

Day 5

Journey to the Enchanting Seville

Private driver, or by train to Seville today, then check-in to your city center hotel. Free time to explore the heart of Andalusia, which was historically one of the main destinations of silver and gold trade from the Spanish colonies

Day 6

Explore Stunning Seville

Detailed private sightseeing of the Alcázar, Catedral de Santa María de la Sede, and the Parque María Luisa with lush gardens, monuments, and museums. Free afternoon to explore the Old Town in the "Venice of Spain." Consider to take a leisurely stroll around Seville Cathedral and the vibrant Macarena neighborhood!

Day 7

Travel to Madrid with a Stop in Córdoba

Transfer to the train station for a ride to Córdoba, where you will meet your local guide for a visit to the Mezquita - the city’s standout mosque cathedral, and take an informative stroll through the characteristic and richly historic Jewish Quarter. Onwards to Madrid. Check-in to your centrally located hotel. Free time to shop along the lively Gran Via or simple explore the neighborhood

Day 8

Enjoy a Day Trip to Toledo

Want to escape the hustle and bustle of Madrid and explore the UNESCO World Heritage-listed site of Toledo? Venture to the City of 3 Cultures with your private guide and driver to discover the stunning landmarks, delve into the cultural tapestry of the city, lose yourself in its charming Old Town and admire masterpieces by El Greco. Return to Madrid

Day 9

Discover the Magnificent Madrid

Enjoy a private sightseeing with your guide and driver through the Spain’s captivating capital to learn about the medieval and modern history of the city. Free afternoon to explore many famous art museums Madrid has to offer, such as the Prado, the Reina Sofia or the Thyssen Bornemisza

Day 10

Depart Madrid

Transfer to the airport now for your home-bound flights.  Same-day arrival in the USA. Welcome home!

When should I go?

Spain is a year round destination - warning summers can be extremely hot; winters are mild.  Barcelona attracts big summertime crowds

Call us now! Our experienced travel team is eager to listen to your interests and desires to craft a uniquely personalized itinerary. Remember! Our specialty is listening to YOU as we work together to craft the very best itinerary, pace and hotel selections for you and your family!  

  

And now, Bon Voyage!  We are just a phone call or an email away!

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