Go for rejuvenating yourself on the fabulous four day tour from Madrid to Cáceres, Córdoba, Seville and Costa del Sol. You will get an amazing opportunity to visit the major attractions and the historically important places. Discover the spell of magnificent monuments, titled as the great World Heritage Sites.
What you can expect
Depart Madrid to visit the World Heritage City, Cáceres. Stroll in its majestic old town for enjoying the beautiful sight of narrow, cobbled streets along with ancient stone walls and many palaces and mansions.
Next, will be stunning Cathedral of Córdoba, which is characterized by an impressive blend of different architectural styles. Jewish Quarter is the another important historic spot, known to present the beautiful network of cobbled and narrow streets with many shopping places.
Then, we will move ahead to Seville for the panoramic sightseeing tour, where you will to see the famous Seville Cathedral, the World Heritage Site. It is the largest and the most fascinating Gothic cathedral of the world.
After this, we will move towards Santa Cruz quarter to enjoy the sight of picturesque streets and appreciate the creatively constructed lime washed houses. You will also get mesmerized by the charm of the Maria Luisa Gardens, which are loved for having the different varieties of trees and rewarding serenity. Go for enjoying the fine Flamenco show (optional).
Visit Ronda for the great variety of terrains, green valleys, barren mountain. It is also admired for its marvellous snow capped mountains. Continue heading towards Costa del Sol, a beautiful region in the Southern part of Spain.
Day 1: Madrid – Cáceres – Córdoba
Depart from Plaza de España, 7, the travel agency for Cáceres at 8.30 am. Cáceres is the capital of Cáceres Province. This awesome place presents a unique blend of roman, moorish, northern gothic and italian renaissance architecture, because of which it was declared as the World Heritage City by Unesco. It still boasts of having thirty Islamic Towers and out of that Torre del Bujaco is the most popular one.
Cáceres is known to have majestic Old Town, which has restored the glory of bygone era by having the medieval walls, lined with palaces and mansions along with the ancient setting with no traces of modernity.
Small shops are quite popular to sell the typical stuff. Convents are known to sell the homemade sweets and amazing pastries. You can get red wine in Extremadura on nominal prices.
Go for the leisure walk to experience the old setting of this walled city and must visit the popular medieval square, which is highlighlighted by narrow streets, beautifully white washed homes and hospitable inhabitants that make it the most loved place.
Move ahead in your journey to Córdoba, which was the capital of Caliphate in the past era. This is a delightfully welcoming mediterranean place with lots of sunshine.
It is the second largest town in Europe and also the largest urban area in the world. The great mosque of Córdoba, which is locally known as Mezquita de Córdoba is the oldest structure, still existing with its old glory when the Muslims ruled over the most of Spain. It is comprised of the landmark buildings, like roman temple, Mausoleum Theatre, Jewish Quarter and archaeological site of Cercadila. Get back to hotel for a nice dinner and perfect stay.
Overnight: Tourist class - Tryp Córdoba. First class - Hesperia Córdoba
Day 2: Córdoba – Seville
Have breakfast and get ready for Córdoba, which was the largest city of Europe. It is still considered as one of the most captivating cities. This place is full of the tourist attraction. This city tour presents so much fascination, like, Córdoba Cathedral is a major highlight of this place. It is the biggest and most important mosque for the western islamic world. It is also known for having an amazing Roman Bridge, which is the lasting tribute, given to the Roman Engineers for their creative brilliance.
You would also love to see Jewish Quarter. Head towards Palacio de Viana, which is known for it’s historical and artistic value. Must pay a visit to the museum of Julio Romero, who was a Spanish painter. He got the fame for making the sensual portraits of women, especially of the gypsy women. Similarly you will be able to enjoy the beautiful churches, Roman Temple, Archaeological museum and many more fascinating places at your own convenience. Remember, May is the best time to visit Córdoba, because of its much awaited colorful and exotic, fragrant celebrations.
Continue your travel to explore Seville. It has St.Mary Cathedral, which is lavishly adorned by using the pieces of gold. It is one of the largest gothic cathedral. You can spend your time to see the major attractions of this place with lot of admiration for the artistic creativity. Have your dinner and good sleep in the soothing ambiance of the hotel.
Overnight: Tourist class - Tryp Macarena. First class - NH Plaza de Armas
Day 3 : Seville
Have tempting breakfast at your Seville hotel and get set ready for enjoying the Panoramic city tour of this beautiful place. You are really going to fall in love with this city, as it is considered one of the most romantic cities of Europe for having the great blend of roman and moorish traditions. Barrio Santa Cruz goes very well with the romantic image of this city with its narrow streets and wonderfully white washed houses creates a loving ambience all over.
You will admire it for its marvellous monuments and gorgeous architecture. You will get a chance to see the Cathedral of Seville, which boasts of being the largest Gothic Cathedral of the world. Awesome material and amazing furnishing were used in making this iconic church. After this, head towards Maria Luisa Gardens, which are the largest and one of the most ravishing gardens of Europe. You will always cherish the refreshing feel and tranquility of this awesome place.
You will also be given the afternoon time to explore the city on your own, so you will have this amazing opportunity to visit the places of your choice, like 15th century Archeological Museum, which is known for having the extensive roman work of art. You can also see the beauty of marble statues and Roman tombs here. You can see beautiful churches, Gold Tower, City Hall, the lovely gardens, rocking bars, restaurants and exciting markets. Go for enjoying not to be missed Flamenco show for its fine drama and creatively perfect performances (optional). Head back to the hotel for your relaxing stay.
Day 4: Seville – Ronda – Costa del Sol
Have breakfast at amazing Seville hotel and leave for the journey to Ronda. You will have leisure time to go for the sightseeing tour of this place. This walled city is known for strolling in the narrow streets for admiring the beauty of Moorish ruins. Ronda is one of the oldest cities of Spain and historians believe that this place was settled by Celtic tribes in the 6th B.C., named as Arunda. Ronda is situated in a truly mountainous area, which is 750 metres above the sea level,so this height creates a truly majestic top view for the utter delight of visitors. You will also love to see the stunning beauty of Guadalquivir river, which divides the city into two parts.
Keep moving towards Costa del Sol for the exceptional experience, where you will enjoy it’s incredibly striking beaches for all the fun and adventure. Must pay a visit to the Picasso Museum for enjoying the aesthetic creativity.
Costa del Sol marks the end of our extraordinary services.
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