Get ready for the most awesome three days tour from Costa del Sol to Granada, Toledo and Madrid for enjoying the pleasurably important tourist spots. You will love this amazing tour to let you admire the stunning charm of the hotspots along with making you aware about the rich art, culture and history behind the known monuments.
What you can expect
Start your fabulous tour from Costa del Sol to Granada while passing through La Alhambra and Generalife Gardens, here, you will be hooked up with the beauty of the fountains and the wonderful gardens. You may also watch Flamenco show (optional)
Visit the World Heritage City, Toledo for admiring the fascinating Toledo Cathedral, which is considered as an excellent Gothic church of Spain. You will also love the beauty of congested streets and the splendid work of Damasquina, which is a popular Moorish art.
Continue moving towards Madrid to enjoy its fabulous sightseeing tour and important monuments like Retiro Park, Plaza Mayor, Royal Palace and Prado Museum, etc. Get back to Málaga (Costa del Sol).
Day 1: Costa del Sol – Granada
Have breakfast and set off for Granada. From here, you will be taken to see the majestic beauty of the Moorish fortress, La Alhambra with awesome gardens, countless fountains and spectacular architecture. It’s a typical work of Muslim art with lot of painted walls and Arabic Inscriptions. Next, you will get a chance to see Generalife Gardens. It is one of the oldest Moorish gardens of the 20th century. It is considered to be a pleasurable place, made for the recreation and relaxation of Granadan Muslim Kings. It was also declared a World Heritage Site by Unesco in 1984.
Enjoy your sumptuous dinner and lovely stay at the hotel. You will also get a chance to enjoy the Flamenco Show in a Gipsy Zambra at the Sacromonte square on the optional basis. This show presents “Zambra”, a form of Flamenco show, in which the old gypsies sing, dance and play flamenco in the caves. They offer the same mesmerizing ambience which used to be in the old Moorish Weddings in Granada. The stunning caves are the major attraction of this place.
Overnight: Tourist class - Los Angeles (4-star). First class - Abades Nevada Palace (4-star)
Day 2: Granada – Toledo – Madrid
Have breakfast at Granada and head towards Toledo. This imperial city has got the fame for having the coexistence of the three different religions, i.e. of Christians, Muslims and Jews. This place has got lots of popularity for having religious tolerance and that’s is reason for these three differently cultured people to live together. Toledo was also declared historic artistic site in 1940 and was honoured by the title of World Heritage in 1987 by Unesco.
Toledo is truly a luxurious place in Spain, so it fetches great tourism. It holds the cultural and monumental heritage of many historic civilisations. It has many amazing sites, like Cathedral of Spain, which is created by Moorish architecture and has great Gothic standards. Similarly, Beatrice of Silva is also an amazing Roman Catholic church to visit.
Toledo is very interesting city, which is renowned for damascene handicrafts and costume jewellery. It’s very creative moorish art in which the artisans inlay gold or silver threads into black steel in wonderfully beautiful patterns. This creativity is used in decorating the earrings, bracelets, large pendants and plates.
Santa María La Blanca is a lovely museum, made for non - islamic purposes. It is known to have the finest work of Almohad architecture. So, it’s considered for its awesome styling and unique construction elements.
Toledo, from air gives a not to be missed view. It shows two beautifully Renaissance buildings, one is town hall and another is Episcopal Palace. On the upper side of Tagus River, you will find Cigarrales, which are considered as old recreational estates of bourgeoisie of Toledo.
Next, you will head towards Madrid, which is undoubtedly a heavenly place, having nine Unesco World Heritage Sites. Here you can go to see historic Palaces, Monasteries and natural landscapes too. In the evening, proceed for dinner and enjoy an overnight stay at your hotel.
Overnight: Tourist class - Mayorazgo (4-star). First class - Courtyard by Marriott Madrid Princesa (4-star) or Catalonia Gran Via (4-star)
Day 3: Madrid – Costa del Sol (train)
Have breakfast at Madrid Hotel and set off for enjoying the sightseeing tour of Madrid, which is the capital and the largest metropolitan city of Spain. We will drive along the important monuments and other fascinating spots. Madrid is a land of modern infrastructure, it consist of many landmark monuments, like Royal Palace of Madrid, which is the official residence of the spanish royal family. It is known for its richness of art, usage of different stuff in constructing it and the way its rooms are creatively and beautifully adorned.
Plaza Mayor is another majestic building and this is located in the historic center of Madrid, which makes it ideal enough to see sights and monuments of the city. So, it is surely a stunning place to sit out and enjoy some amazing spanish wine. Apart from it, Madrid is a land of many small gothic churches and museums. You can also spend quality time by strolling in the dazzling markets, pubs, bars and discotheques.
Make yourself free in the afternoon to board AVE train back to Málaga (Costa del Sol) at 5.35 pm and it will make you reach Málaga at 8.30 pm. This will be the end of our professional services.
Hotels detailed above are subject to change