- 9Days / 8Nights
- Australia with Sydney, Cairns and Gold Coast
- Starting @ INR 79,037
Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is defined by quirky art and architecture, imaginative food and vibrant street life. It has medieval roots, seen in the mazelike Gothic Quarter, but a modernist personality represented by architect Antoni Gaudi's fantastical Sagrada Família church. Its restaurant scene, anchored by the central Boqueria market, ranges from fine dining to tiny tapas bars.
DAY 01 - BARCELONA ARRIVAL
Welcome to Barcelona!. Upon airport arrival we will be waiting to transfer you to the hotel. Our guide will await you and will provide all the necessary information. At the end of the afternoon, we provide transfers to Plaza de Colón and Maremagnum area, a place that’s full of life and activities right next to the sea. This is where the most innovative spirit of the city blends with its deep historic character. We will guide you on where to eat right in the heart of this district. Classic Spanish food can be found, and also Indian, Chinese, classic Spanish tapas and Middle Eastern restaurants. Return to the hotel.
Day 02 - BARCELONA
Today we will get to know Barcelona, an impressive city right on the Medi¬terranean Sea. Our visit includes an informative city tour with a local expert. (Note: If the group has fewer than fifteen people, explanations can be given by our guide.) We also visit the city’s historic central area with its Gothic neigh¬bourhood dating back to the Middle Ages. We will visit the area where the Olympic Games took place. It will be possible to see and photograph La Sagrada Fa¬milia basilica; the masterpiece designed by the architect Gaudí. Subsequently, we include the entry ticket to “Poble Espanyol” (meaning “Spanish Village”). This open air architectural museum is situated in one of the most emblematic areas of Barcelona. Be delighted by the best Spanish craftsmanship and discover the architectural styles, traditions and folklore of the different communities in Spain. Free time to explore the city on your own. In the evening we provide transfers to Las Ramblas and Plaza Cata¬lunya area,where you can select from a great variety of restaurants (including Indian, Chinese, Muslim, international and regional Spanish cuisine). Return to hotel.
DAY 03 - Barcelona Peniscola- Valencia
Discover Valencia’s City of Arts and Sciences. Evening transfers. We travel south along the Mediterranean. A special stop is made at Pe¬niscola, a small walled town on the shores of the sea. After a short introduction given by our guide, you can make your way through the town, discovering the fishing port, the castle and the beach. Time for a walk and lunch. Afterwards we travel to Valencia, the third largest Spanish city, where we explore the City of Arts and Sciences, the most important modern tourist site in the city of Valencia. Next, we walk through the historic centre of the city, and our guide will accompany us to the Cathedral. Evening transfer to the Plaza de Toros. In this area you will have time to dine in line with your preferences (Spanish, Indian, international, etc.) Return to hotel.
DAY 04 - Valencia Caravaca Granada
Early in the morning, we travel on minor roads through the Spanish heartland. We make a stop in Caravaca de la Cruz, a small town considered by the Catholic Church to be one of the five holy cities. We continue through beautiful landscapes to Andalusia. Arrival in Granada. Experience the city with highlights such as the immense Palace of the Alhambra and the beautiful Generalife Moorish Gardens, built during Moorish times (includes entry ticket and local guide). Later, enjoy an evening at Plaza de Gracia in Granada’s city centre, where restaurants mix with local cultural flavour to create an unforgettable night. Choose between Spanish, international, Chinese, Latin cuisines, etc. Tonight you have the option to attend a flamenco dance show and the traditional neighbourhood of Sac¬ramonte.
DAY 05 - Granada- Marbella- Ronda- Seville
Leaving Granada, we travel towards the Costa del Sol (Sunshine Coast). Beautiful landscapes along the Mediterranean accompany our
journey. We stop in Puerto Banus, lo¬cated in Marbella, one of the most cosmopolitan coastal cities. We take a walk through the marina
and see its luxury yachts. We continue our journey through the mountains, with its bandit history, before reaching RONDA, a beautiful
traditional “white village” with its impressive “El Tajo” gorge that divides the city in half. Con-tinue to SEVILLE. Leisure time in
historic city centre area (Calle Alfonso XII) where many different restaurants can be found.
You can choose your favourite cuisine: Indian, Muslim, Chinese, Spanish, international, and so on.
DAY 06 - SEVILLE - LISBON
Upon arrival a local expert guides you through a scenic visit featuring the Cathedral and its famous Giralda, the banks of the
Guadalquivir River, popu¬lar neighbourhoods of Santa Cruz and Triana and the beautiful Plaza de España. (Note: If the group has fewer
than fifteen travellers, it can be arranged in both Spanish and English). Enjoy leisure time straight afterwards. After lunch,
we travel to Portugal. Sit back, relax and enjoy the pic¬turesque landscapes en route to Lisbon. At the end of the day, we provide
transfers to the beautiful Plaza de Torreiro do Paco, bordering the Tajo River. In this area, you can find several restaurants, serving
everything from Portuguese to Indian and International cuisine.
*AT LEISURE: USE OF FREE TIME FOR OWN ENJOYNMENT.
DAY 07 - Lisbon
In the morning we have a sightseeing tour with a local guide. (Note: Explanations may be given by our guide if the group has fewer than twelve people). We visit tra¬ditional neighbourhoods, which take in the Belem district, which is the birthplace of the great Portuguese navigators who sailed the oceans in the Fifteenth Century. We shall look round the Monument to the Discoveries, Belem Tower, and include an entry ticket to the beautiful Jeronimos Monastery, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In the Belem neighbourhood, we invite all our travellers to try a “Belem cake”, an exquisite and iconic local delicacy. The afternoon is free so that you can explore this great city independently. At the end of the afternoon, we ascend on the funicular and reach the famous Barrio Alto (meaning “upper district”). Here you will be able to dine at your favourite restaurant (International, Indian, Chinese, Portuguese, etc.). Return to hotel.
DAY 08 - Lisbon- Evora- Caceres- Madrid
Leaving Lisbon by the beautiful suspension bridge over the Mar de Palha (meaning “sea of straw”), we stop in Evora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Our tour includes admission to the “Chapel of Bones,” which was built with thousands of human bones and skulls. Next we travel to Spain. In CACERES, it’s time for a lunch break and we take a stroll through the historic centre, one of the world’s best preserved Renaissance and Medieval urban complexes. We continue to Madrid. In the evening we provide transfers to the Plaza de España and Gran Vía areas; a lively district where you can dine in the restaurant of your choice (Indian, Chinese, Spanish, interna¬tional, Middle Eastern, and so on). Return to hotel.
DAY 09 - MADRID
This morning, experience the city on a guided tour, which showcases the city’s vibrant centre, the beautiful Plaza Mayor (Main Square), its broad and magnificent avenues and its many fountains. (Note: if groups have fewer than fifteen travellers, it can be given in both English and Spanish.) Our tour includes a visit to see inside the PLAZA DE TOROS DE LAS VENTAS, a fine-looking building. Here we learn about the tradition of “corridas” (meaning “running with the bulls”) in the Bullfighting Museum. Also the day includes a walking tour of the beautiful Retiro Park, enhanced by the lake and Crystal Palace. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon. If you wish, there is an optional visit to the ROYAL PALACE. At sunset we provide transfers to the Plaza de Oriente in the historic centre of Madrid, opposite the Royal Palace. In this area there are many restaurants serving different exquisite cuisines (Indian, Middle Eastern, Muslim, Spanish, Inter¬national). Return to hotel.
DAY 10 - MADRID
After breakfast, transfer to airport for return journey to home country or next destination.
The package cost is INR 62153 per person on twin sharing basis
The package cost is INR 84350 per person on single sharing basis
Children under 3 years of age go free
Children from 3 to 8 years of age are entitled to a discount of 40% from adult fare
Children from 9 to 15 years of age are entitled to a 10% discount on the value of the trip
Arrival airport transfers
English speaking Guide
Basic Travel Insurance
Daily Buffet Breakfast
City tours in Barcelona, Seville, Lisbon, Madrid
Evening Transfer: To Plaza de Colón and Maremagnum (Sea Port) in Barcelona, To Las Ramblas and Plaza Catalunya in Barcelona, To the Plaza de Toros in Valencia, To the Plaza de Torreiro do Paco in Lisbon, Plaza de España and Gran Via;To Plaza de Oriente in Madrid.
Transfer: To Barrio Alto in Lisbon.
Ticket admission: Spanis Village in Barcelona, Palace of the Alhambra and the Generalife Moorish Gardens in Granada, To the Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon, Chapel of Bones in Evora, Plaza de Toros de las Ventas in Madrid.
Meals which is not included in the itinerary
GST of 3.625 % is additional
Any sightseeing which is not included in the itinerary
Any porter charges or hotel tips
Any local Ferry/Boat charges
Cost of Visa
Any events which is not mentioned in the itinerary
Any Meals which is not included in the inclusions.
Fees for camera or any such expenses of personal nature
|CITY||HOTEL NAME AND CATEGORY|
|Barcelona||BARCELONA GATE (****), NOVOTEL ST JOAN DESPI (****)|
|Valencia||ABBA ACTEON (****)|
|Granada||HOTEL ALIXARES (****)|
|Seville||TRH ALCORA (****);|
|Lisbon||VIP VILLA RICA (****);|
|Madrid||BARCELO TORRE ARIAS (***)|
The customer may cancel the services requested or booked at any time, whereby they are entitled to a refund for the amounts paid, but must compensate the agency , except in cases of force majeure.
|Cancellation Guidelines||Cancellation Fee||Penalty|
|Before departure 31 days or more||Euro 100||Nil|
|Less than 30 days||Euro 100||+ 10% of basic land tour component|
|Less than 10 days||Euro 100||+25% of basic land tour component|
|Less than 3 days||Euro 100||+ 30% of land tour component|
|Less than 1 days||+ 100% of tour component|
Apr.16 : 15, 22, 29
May.16 : 06, 13, 20, 27
Jun.16 : 03, 10, 17, 24
Jul.16 : 01, 08, 15, 22, 29
Aug.16 : 05, 12, 19, 26
Sep.16 : 02, 09, 16, 23, 30
Oct.16 : 07, 14, 21, 28
Nov.16 : 04, 11, 18, 25
Dec.16 : 02, 09, 16, 23, 30
Jan.17 : 06, 13, 20, 27
Feb.17 : 03, 10, 17, 24
Mar.17 : 03, 10, 17, 24