3 Nights – Madrid, 3 Nights – Sevilla, 3 Nights – Granada, 2 Nights – Barcelona
DAY 1: MADRID
Imagine you are king or queen at the Royal Palace, the center of imperial Madrid …or do world-class art at El Prado or see a fine dinosaurs exhibit. Tonight a private tapas tasting tour or a packed Real Madrid futbol (soccer) game.
DAY 2: TOLEDO
A chauffeured private excursion to ancient Toledo, medieval capital of Spain known for an enigmatic old town, sword-making, and El Greco´s art. Don’t miss the huge Cathedral. Toledo, once a Roman city, sits on a fortified hill circled moat-like by the deep Tagus River.
DAY 3: SEGOVIA
A chauffeured private excursion: UNESCO-listed Segovia, with fairy-tale castle that inspired Walt Disney… where Queen Isabel married King Fernando, before financing Columbus to sail the ocean blue in 1492. See 2000-year-old Roman aqueduct, medieval old town + timeless traditional dining in our fav restaurant.
DAY 4: SEVILLE
Bullet train at 300 km/hour to 2000-year-old Seville: Savour a vibrant ambiance, once admired by Hemingway and Michener on a private family bike, Segway or walking tour. Later a fiesta flamenco dance class or skip ahead to our savory family tapas tour.
DAY 5: SEVILLA
Discover with a fun expert: UNESCO sights like the Alcazar Palace, climb 300-foot Moorish tower built on Roman stones for a singular view. Explore tiny maize-like backstreets of the gorgeous Santa Cruz district. Or maybe a family cooking class with a chef!
DAY 6: SEVILLA
2 options for exclusive excursion: Walk ancient trails between medieval villages or a private estate owned by Spanish nobility with prized bulls + a testing of bulls called a capea in the estate’s small bullring.
DAY 7: CÓRDOBA
En route to Granada, stop in UNESCO-listed Córdoba: Find the hidden star of the mysterious Medieval Mosque + dazzling mihrab. Try some salmorejo tapas and peruse beautiful leatherwork and pottery. Alternative: historic hilltown Ronda.
DAY 8: LAS ALPUJARRAS
Explore beautiful countryside and villages of Las Alpujarras, a mountainous area with fertile Mediterranean valleys full of fruits and vegetables. Active options for walks, mountain biking, ballooning, hikes or ATV riding.
DAY 9: GRANADA
You´ll love our private guided visit to regal Alhambra Palace, a can´t miss experience in Europe. Later enjoy a Segway tour, or exotic Moorish tea in Little Morocco before dinner with a Hollywood-like view.
DAY 10: BARCELONA
Private transfer to Granada airport for short flight to Barcelona. Private arrival transfer to hotel for 3 nights. We will tell you our fav place to enjoy sunset on the beach, old town walk or bike tour before dinner based on your family’s taste.
DAY 11: BARCELONA
With a fun expert explore whimsical architecture of the mad genius Anton Gaudi, Montjuic and maybe a few boutiques in designer districts, before delicious Catalan cuisine alfresco in the Gracia district or Michelin starred gourmet dinner.
DAY 12: BARCELONA
Private luxury airport transfer for departure.