On arrival in Madrid city centre, Spain’s central capital, we will go on a panoramic tour covering the Royal Palace, Puerta del Sol and Plaza de Cibeles. We then see the “Plaza de España” as we drive through the world- renowned and shopping district of Madrid the “Gran Via”. At the Plaza, you can see the monument to Miguel de Cervantes Saavedra. As we continue our panoramic tour see the Calle de Alcalá, which is the longest street in Madrid. Later in the evening, we go for our Indian meal at the restaurant before we board back onto the coach and make our way back to the Hotel.
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Day 2: MADRID
Today morning head towards the Royal Palace – home to the Kings of Spain from Charles III to Alfonso XIII, Madrid’s Royal Palace takes us on a journey through the history of Spain. We then take a break for Indian lunch at a restaurant before making our way to the Market of San Miguel, which is Madrid most popular and covered market. In the afternoon we proceed to the “Gran Via”, which literally means “Great Way”, Madrid’s most important shopping area. Today the tour rep may conduct an optional tour of Madrid Football Stadium, the illustrious “Santiago Bernabéu Stadium”. Later we go back to the “Gran Via” and join up with the rest of the group before we make our way to the restaurant for our evening dinner.
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Day 3: MADRID – VALENCIA
Today morning visit the Buen Retiro Gardens known as the best gardens in Madrid. Later drive to Valencia, located on Spain’s eastern Mediterranean coast. On arrival, depart for an excursion to L’Oceanogràfic, the largest aquarium in Europe. We then make our way to the hotel, where we can freshen up before we enjoy our Spanish dinner at the Hotel. The dinner will be a light continental Spanish meal.
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Day 4: VALENCIA – BARCELONA
Today morning meet our local professional guide in the city centre. During the tour view the Town Hall and the massive Gateway Towers of Serrano and Quart. Later view a bullring from the outside. Before we depart from Valencia, we see one of the most prominent sights in Valencia, the La Seo Cathedral which houses numerous religious and artistic treasures. Later proceed to Barcelona, on arrival enjoy a buffet Indian meal. After dinner, we make our way for a Flamenco Show.The flamenco show isn’t just about the fancy footwork, but also the masterful guitar playing and beautiful singing.
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Day 5: BARCELONA – COSTA BRAVA
Today meet up with our local professional guide for a city tour of Barcelona. Visit the famous Park Guell, a public park composed of gardens and architectonic elements located on Carmel Hill. Later visit from the outside the magnificence of Gaudi’s controversial Sagrada Familia, Sagrada Familia (from outside). After, visit the Plaza de Cataluna followed by Barcelona’s Olympic Stadium. In the afternoon visit the famous beaches in Costa Brava; visit Callela de Mar and Lloret de Mar.
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Day 6: BARCELONA – LONDON
Today morning we check out of the hotel and drive to Montjuic for a breath-taking view of the city and harbour. Later enjoy free time at the Las Ramblas, to buy those last-minute souvenirs for friends and family, or simply enjoy the numerous café’s on the street. We then proceed to make our way to Barcelona airport for our flight back to London Heathrow.
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