Spain - Rail and Stay tour

9
nights and
10
days
From

21,990

Per person sharing

The Spain Rail and stay tour will take you to cities with intriguing blends of cultures and traditions going back centuries. Whilst in Barcelona and Madrid, you are surrounded by incredible architecture and unbelievable cuisine.
Travel south to the Andalusian city of Seville, famous for its Flamenco dancing. See castles dating back to the Moorish Dynasty and admire the Giralda where a minaret was converted into a bell tower. Board your comfortable train taking you to the Mediterranean coast port of Malaga. The city is ideally located even for a stay during November (Min 20C). The city will enchant you as you walk through atmospheric little streets and squares. There is no shortfall of places to eat and drink. The Calle Larios is a good starting point.

At a glance

Barcelona 3 Nights at the Abba Rambla Hotel or similar
Madrid 2 Nights at the Vitium Urban Suites or similar    
Seville 2 Nights at the Itaca Boutique Artemisa Hotel or similar    
Malaga 2 Nights at the Zenit Malaga Hotel or similar    
Accommodation Standard double room    
Meals Breakfast daily    
Other 2nd Class rail ticket Barcelona-Madrid-Seville-Malaga    

Highlights

Barcelona Highlights
Visit the Las Ramblas and Gothic Quarter
Watch a sunset over the Mediterranean Sea
Taste the best ever Paella you have eaten
Go on a Free Walking Tour of the Old City (Pre-bookings must be made online)
Order a drink in certain bards and get a free Tapas (small Spanish savory dishes)

Madrid Highlights
Madrid has the best terraces, theatres, restaurants, rooftops and markets
Puerta del Sol is Madrid’s most famous spot
Take time to eat a Calamari Sandwich
Walk down the Calle Gran Via for an ultimate shopping experience

Seville Highlights
Visit Seville Cathedral and its Giralda (a former minaret converted into a bell tower)
Wander the cobbled streets of the Barrio de Santa Cruz
Explore the palaces and gardens of the Real Alcazar

Malaga Highlights
Go to the Port which has been transformed into a fashionable promenade
Visit the Pablo Picasso Museum ( Malaga is Pablo’s birth town)
Hit the beach of Playa Malagueta stretching about a mile east of the Port
Buy a 24hr Hop-on Hop-off Bus ticket, a great way to take a glimpse into the culture and historical history of Malaga

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Itinerary

Day 1

Arrive Barcelona

  • Welcome to Spain
  • Clear customs and make your way to your hotel
  • Once checked-in and settled, it is time to explore your immediate surroundings and a fine welcome dinner in a local restaurant
Day 2

Barcelona (B)

  • After breakfast, make your way to the Ramblas area and start exploring the Gothic Quarter
  • Return to your hotel after a funfilled day 
Day 3

Barcelona (B)

  • Breakfast at your hotel
  • Did you book your free walking tour of the Old City
  • Enjoy exploring the sites with your guide
  • You may want to end the day at the Barcelona Port, very popular amongst the locals

Inclusions

  • Return Flights from Jo'burg on Alitalia Airlines (Specific & Limited Seats)
  • Accommodation as mentioned 
  • Meals as mentioned   
  • 2nd Class Rail travel as mentioned 

Exclusions

  • Personal expenses, meals and drinks unless otherwise specified
  • Travel Insurance
  • Visa fees
  • Tips
  • Services not stated in the itinerary
  • Seasonal, Weekend, Events and School Holidays supplements may be applicable
  • Increases in airfares, departure & Fuel taxes

Validity

  • Valid for travel between 01 and 30 November 2019
     
  • Contact us for alternative Travel dates