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12 DAY TOURS TO MOST BEAUTIFUL CITIES OF SPAIN & PORTUGAL
- May, 7
VISIT: MADRID, CORDOBA, SEVILLE, GRANADA, TORREMOLINOS, BARCELONA & LISBON.
Depart the USA to Spain.
DAY, 2: MADRID
Arrive today at Madrid International airport. Upon arrival you will be met and assisted by Yona Tours representatives through Customs and baggage claim formalities. After dinner enjoy panoramic sightseeing by night through the most interesting avenues and squares of the city and past spectacular illuminated fountains. Then After dinner transfer to your hotel.
DAY, 3: MADRID
Today we'll drive past such well-known avenues as those of Gran Vía and Castellan Famous squares such as the Plaza de España, Oriente, Mayor, Puerta Del Sol, Atocha, Neptuno, Cibeles, Puerta de Alcalá, Colón, and Plaza de Castilla.
Then visit the Royal Palace. The Palace was built in the 18th century on the site of an ancient alcassar (Arab-fortress) following the classical Italian baroque style. It is one of the most beautiful and best preserved palaces in Europe. On the outside, its surroundings enhance the grandeur of the building, while the inside has rich tapestries, exquisite china pieces and clocks. You can see and admire these treasures in every chamber.
Afterward visit a beautiful park by name of Retiro parks. The Retiro Park is perhaps Madrid's best known park. It occupies 120 hectares (300 acres) of land in the very centre of Madrid in very stylish Jerónimos district. The Retiro includes the Rosaleda (a rose garden) and a boating lake, around which there is always a large variety of shows and street theatre during the weekends. After restaurant transfer to your hotel.
DAY, 4: CORDOBA
Cordoba is a very lively with old Andalusian tradition. You will enjoy guided sightseeing of Cordoba, visit the “Jewish Quarter” including the Calle los Judios and Synagogue and make photo by Harambam statues. The Jewish Quarter is maze of narrow streets filled small plazas, white-washed houses with flowery window boxes and wrought-iron doorways opening up to plant-decked patios.
Then visit the famous Mezquita or the Moorish Great Mosque of Cordoba. Its shimmering golden mosaics and an endless row of red-and-white striped arches make it a visual delight.
Then drive to Seville. On arrival in Seville you check in to your hotel for dinner where you also stay the night.
By evening enjoy an optional Flamenco dance. Feel the passion and drama of this famous Spanish dance as performed by some of the best dancers in the country. See the women in colorful gypsy style dresses, silk shawls, and hand-painted fans in an array of dazzling designs. The courting couples dancing the most dramatic Sevillians are symbolic of life in this wonderful part of southern Spain.
DAY, 5: SEVILLE-TORREMOLINOS
Today morning tour begins in beautiful city of Seville. Seville is the capital of Andalusia. Its history and treasures of art and architecture render it as one of the most interesting places in Europe. Its animated and picturesque street life – often painted and described – make this a lovely city to visit. Some of the highlights of this tour are:
We will visit the Plaza de Espana: is one of Seville's most easily recognized buildings and the finest example the Moorish Revival in Spanish architecture.
The Torre Del Oro: is the main surviving portion of the Alcazar palace and another beautiful example of Moorish architecture. The tower also houses the fascinating Naval Museum.
The Santa Cruz Quarter: stroll through, the famous historical old town of Seville and the enormous and beautiful Maria Luis Gardens built as a Romantic garden.
Continue to the Santa Cruz Quarter Stroll through, the famous historical old town of Seville and the enormous and beautiful Maria Luis Gardens built as a Romantic garden.
DAY, 6: GRANADA (ALHAMBRA)
Visit the Alhambra one of the world’s most beautiful collection of buildings and gardens. The Palace is made up of numerous beautiful courtyards, fountains and buildings that served as living quarters for the monarchs. The shady tree-lined walks, abundant streams and fountains are combined with extraordinary architecture and decorations.
Our local guide will bring the complex to life and transport you to the magical world of the Arabian Nights. Take in the scent of plants and the sounds of trickling water in the cool oasis of the gardens, which makes for great photos with the Sierra Nevada Mountains as a backdrop. This tour is a treat for garden lovers; the designs are fantastic and the symmetrical Arabic features have been copied around the world.
After this highly interesting tour, we will travel toward Torremolinos check in the hotel and prepare for Shabbat. After praying, enjoy Shabbat meal and walk around beautiful city.
DAY, 7: TORREMOLINOS
After visiting in a beautiful synagogue around, the Shabbat meal is been served. After Shabbat meal walking tour around your hotel. Relax at beautiful city of Torremolinos.
DAY, 8: BARCELONA
Today we fly early morning from Malaga to Barcelona. After arrival have a amazing panoramic tour of Barcelona; The montjuic, the Olympic Stadium, Espanya Square, Gran Via, Olympic port, Parc of the ciutadela, The arc de Triomf and the Sea front and La Rambles one of most famous street in Spain with fruit market.
DAY, 9: BARCELONA
This morning's tour of Barcelona begins with visiting to the most popular site of Barcelona include the Gaudi Tour; Parc Guell, the Sagrada Familia and the Passeo de Gracia with views of Casa Batllo and Casa Mila. The Gothic; a walking tour through the old city The Cathedral, the king square, the Town Hall square. Then After dinner transfer to your hotel.
DAY, 10: LISBON
Lisbon famous for the narrow streets with whitewashed walls, colorful bougainvillea spilling over from the balconies and the endless handicraft shops, Lisbon has always retained its authenticity over time. Visit the heart of both the old and new Lisbon and from the Rossio Square learn how the city was destroyed in the 18th century by a massive earthquake, and then totally rebuilt to become the city of today. Walk through the elegant neighborhood of Chiado, with its old cafés, boutiques, theaters and bookstores. Enjoy a short trip on one of Lisbon’s vintage trams. After crossing the bridge over the river Tagus, the " Golden Gate" of Europe, we will enjoy the breathtaking view to Lisbon.
DAY, 11: LISBON
Today we will visit the Jeronimos Monastery, one of the most significant buildings in Portugal. Nearby, see the Belém Tower, where soldiers once gazed over the Tagus River searching for incoming invaders. Wander through the old maze of small squares and narrow alleyways of the Moorish neighborhood of Alfama, where time seems to have stopped a thousand years ago. By afternoon our Lisbon Jewish walking Tour covers the areas of the old Jewish quarters. Visit Carmo, Chiado, Baixa and Alfama. Learn about the synagogues, the professions, the routines, the influences left. Finish up in the Comercio Square, formerly the entrance hall of the city, one of Europe’s largest and most beautiful squares.
DAY, 12: DEPARTURE
Our tour concludes and we say goodbye to our new friends you will be met and transferred to the airport for your return flight home. Begin planning your next trip with Yona Tours.
Our tour includes:
- AIRLINE TICKETS
Round trip airline tickets from USA-Madrid, Malaga-Barcelona, Lisbon-USA.Tour List
10 nights at the 4* Superior 1st class hotels or similar include hotel breakfasts.
10 full kosher dinner and continental breakfast.
Arrival and departure transfer airports with assistance including domestic flights with airports taxes and fuel charges as specified in the itinerary.
10 Days of sightseeing in a modern air-conditioned bus, according to your program.
- TOUR GUIDE
Services of a government licensed Tour Guide on touring days.
- ENTRANCE FEES
Admission to the museums and attractions.
PRICE FROM NEW YORK: $4600
PRICE FROM LOS ANGELES: $4900
All Tours Are Based on Double Occupancy
Tour Price May Increase if Airline Price Increases