Get acquainted with some of Spain’s most spectacular cities on a 7-day tour of southern Spain from Torremolinos to Madrid. Delve into the rich history and remarkable architectural tableaux of Granada, Toledo, Madrid, Cordoba, Seville and Ronda and see an array of UNESCO World Heritage-listed sites in each. Marvel at the sugar-cane columns of Cordoba’s magnificent Great Mosque; explore the medieval majesty of Toledo; immerse yourself in the metropolitan splendor of Madrid; discover the Granada’s Alhambra complex; observe the stunning natural surroundings of Ronda; and enjoy the vibrant atmosphere of Seville, reputed birthplace of feisty flamenco dancing.
Highlights 7-day tour of Spain from Torremolinos: Granada, Toledo, Madrid, Cordoba, Seville and Ronda Discover Southern Spain’s most beautiful cities as you explore the Andalusia region Visit with your expert guide UNESCO World Heritage Sites like Alhambra, the Generalife Gardens in Granada and the Alzacar in Seville Explore Toledo, the hometown of painter El Greco, and see the Great Mosque and the Jewish Quarter in Cordoba Enjoy free time in Madrid, Seville and Ronda to explore more on your own Six nights of accommodation in standard or superior hotels, six breakfasts and three dinners are included Transport by comfortable, air-conditioned coach.
This is precisely why we offer a special Spanish + History Course at several of our Spanish schools in Spain. Classtime is evenly divided between Spanish language lessons and Spanish history lessons, meaning that not only will you learn and improve you Spanish language skills, but you’ll leave with an in-depth understanding of Spain’s history.
Delve into the rich historical heritage of southern Spain on a 7-day tour of some of the most beautiful cities in the country; explore the captivating capital of Madrid and discover the vibrant region of Andalusia with guided tours of the area’s UNESCO World Heritage-listed landmarks. See the candy-striped columns of the magnificent Grand Mosque in Cordoba; stroll through the charming neighborhood of Santa Cruz in Seville; and marvel at the beautiful gardens of Granada’s Alhambra complex. Choose to see an optional flamenco show in Seville for an authentic insight into Andalusian culture and opt for a comprehensive walking tour around Cordoba’s old quarter. Spend leisurely time exploring Ronda, Seville and Madrid independently and enjoy six nights of accommodation in either standard or superior hotels. Six breakfasts and three dinners are included.
streets and visit Toledo to see famous Damasquinado – an ancient technique of hammering gold into slits in metal, followed by an oxidizing process to create the blackened areas. Proceed to Madrid for dinner (own expense) and an overnight stay