Spain & Portugal are open for tourism, again!

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We’re doing more to make your Spain or Portugal private travel and tours enjoyable, safe, and seamless.

Finally, we can get back to doing what we do best – making travel dreams come true for travelers to Spain and Portugal! Read on for latest information and travel guidance. Feel free to contact us with any queries.

Priority one is to protect the health and safety of our clients as well as our local teams. That’s why we want to ensure that you feel confident from booking until returning safely home.

  1. Risk-free booking with full flexibility around your plans up to 14 days before departure
  2. We can arrange your in-destination COVID-19 testing for your return flight to the U.S. or Canada
  3. We’ve implemented stringent health and safety protocols for your travel experience

Worry-free booking guarantee with more flexibility for late changes for Covid or other situations.

Book now for travel with Magical Spain or Portugal in 2021 without worry. Because you can change your mind for any reason right up to ten days before arrival to Spain or Portugal.

For bookings by October 31, 2021, you have the flexibility of knowing that for any reason, you may postpone your trip or cancel it for a 100% future travel credit. Your travel investment is always fully protected.

For any amounts owed on a future trip after postponement that exceed the 100% credit amount, you will need to cover that. Fair enough? No strings attached. So, you have real peace of mind.

Terms and Conditions: Guests who cancel without rebooking will receive a credit toward future travel valid through December 31, 2023; credit is non-transferable and non-refundable. The applicable price of new journey applies. All other standard terms and conditions apply to the booking.

Safety protocols designed to help make your experience safer

Protected staff

We are monitoring the well-being of our guides and drivers to help ensure they are healthy. They will wear masks and maintain appropriate social distancing during their serices with you.

Sanitized vehicles

The private vehicles used by Magical Spain are thoroughly sanitized prior to each tour and transfer.

Away from crowds

In addition to providing our private-guided experiences, we will use an “skip-the-lines” approach for entering any site or attractions whenever possible.

Vetted hotels

Beyond our always careful selection of hotel partners, all properties have a complete and high standard for cleaning rooms and operating their dining spaces, common areas & services.

Enhanced Itinerary flexibility

You have the flexibility to make itinerary changes up to 14 days prior to departure. And while on tours our guides can always make changes on the fly. That way we aim to ensure your select activities are offered with your pace, comfort, safety, comfort and peace of mind.

Unbeatable 24/7 support

Rest assured that wherever you’re planning your trip, your Destination Expert is up to date on the situation on the ground. And during your time in Spain or Portugal, our 24/7 support staff are at you service in clear English or clear Spanish. They can make changes, answer questions or give support as needed.

Magical Spain & Portugal has implemented protocols that are aligned with the globally recognized World Travel & Tourism Council (WTTC) Safe Travels standards. The WTTC has worked with health experts, Governments, and other members of the travel industry to improve and regulate effective protocols for the safety and well-being of both travelers and workers.

Review the full details of the WTTC ‘Safe Travels’ Protocols.

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In-destination PCR testing arranged for you 🙂

We now arrange for in-destination COVID-19 testing for all our clients, to help you meet current government requirements for a completed negative test before boarding for your return to the U.S. or Canada.


We suggest you bring proof of vaccination or a negative COVID test and photocopies just in case. This may not be require but better to be prepared and travel worry-free.

For entry requirements from other countries, please consult the IATA Travel Centre 

All travelers must compete a Passenger Locator Card before entering the country.

Those traveling to the Azores must follow the guidelines above (rules do not apply children aged 12 years or less) and complete a Questionnaire for Risk Assessment & Early Detection.

Those traveling to Madeira must present a vaccination certificate, proof of recovery from COVID-19, or a negative PCR test (rules do not apply children aged 12 years or less). They must also complete an epidemiological survey before departure which will generate a QR code to be presented on arrival.

Useful Links
Spain Travel Health (video)Spain Travel Health
IATA Travel Centre
US Embassy, Spain
US Embassy & Consulate, Portugal
Portugal Clean & Safe
My Safe Azores
Madeira Safe

Don’t Forget… More Flexibility for Changes. If you notify us by email up to ten days prior to your arrival date of your intention to change your trip dates or make a destination change, you will receive a 100% travel credit to be applied against your changed trip booked with Magical Spain & Portugal Private Travel, provided that it is of the same or greater value. For any amounts owing on your changed trip that exceed the 100% credit amount, you will need to cover that. Fair enough?