Me Encanta Madrid

 

Me Encanta Madrid - 8 days

Countries

  • Spain

Day 1 - Overnight Flight

  • Depart on transatlantic flight to Madrid

Day 2 - Madrid

  • Arrival in Madrid
  • Private transportation pick-up from airport
  • Panoramic tour of Madrid by bus with our tour leader
  • Leisurely walk around area of Old Madrid
  • Dinner at a local restaurant

Day 3 - Madrid

  • Spanish breakfast at hotel or nearby café
  • Locally-guided visit to the Museo del Prado
  • Leisurely walk through Parque del Retiro
  • Locally-guided tour of the Palacio Real (Royal Palace)
  • Free time for shopping or additional sightseeing
  • Tapas dinner at a local restaurant

Day 4 - Madrid

  • Spanish breakfast at hotel or nearby café
  • Guided tour of the Real Fábrica de Tapices (Royal Tapestry Factory) to see how rugs and tapestries in El Palcio Real are made
  • Afternoon at leisure for shopping or addional sightseeing
  • Dinner at a local restaurant

Day 5 - Madrid

  • Spanish breakfast at hotel or nearby café
  • Excursion via public bus to Segovia
  • Locally guided tour of Segovia including its ancient Roman aquaduct, the Alcázar (fortress) and cathedral
  • Free time for shopping or additional sightseeing in Segovia
  • Dinner at a local restuarant in Madrid

Day 6 - Madrid

  • Spanish breakfast at hotel or nearby café
  • Excursion via pubic rail to Toledo
  • Take Zocatren to see vantage point of El Greco's Vista de Toledo
  • Locally guided tour of the city of Toledo including the cathedral, synagogue and La Iglesia de Santo Tomé to see El Greco's masterpiece, El Entierro del Señor de Orgaz
  • Free time for shopping and additional shopping in Toledo
  • Dinner at a local restaurant in Madrid

Day 7 - Madrid

  • Spanish breakfast at hotel or nearby café
  • Flamenco lessons followed by a short show
  • Final afternoon free for shopping or additional sightseeing
  • Dinner at a local restaurant in Madrid

Day 8 - Madrid

  • Private transporation to Madrid's Barajas airport for return flight

Includes

  • Round trip air transportation from Minneapolis, including current departure and security taxes
  • Prices from other departure cities available upon request
  • Land transportation in Europe via private motor coach, public bus, rail and metro, as indicated on itinerary
  • Multi-bedded accommodations in hotels
  • Breakfast and dinner daily
  • Admission costs to all activities as indicated on itinerary
  • Services of a full-time, bilingual tour leader

Excludes

  • Items of a personal nature, such as passport fees and personal spending money
  • Meals, other than indicated
  • Beverages, other than at breakfast
  • End-of-tour gratuity to tour leader
  • End-of-tour gratuity to bus driver
  • Luggage handling
  • Airline baggage fees, if applicable
  • Travel Insurance