Trip to Montserrat and Sitges from Barcelona

Trip to Montserrat and Sitges from Barcelona

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While at Montserrat, you’ll ride to the top of the mountain on the rack railway for panoramic views, and enjoy the monastery’s audiovisual presentation, Montserrat portes endins (history of Montserrat).

Trip to Granada from Seville

Trip to Granada from Seville

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Take a trip to Granada and the Alhambra Palace, one of the most beautiful architectural marvels in the world, on a day trip from Seville. Granada is home to two of Spain’s most famous Unesco World Heritage Sites: the gardens of the Generalife and the exquisite Moorish architecture of the Alhambra Palace.

Tour from Costa del Sol to Tangier, Morocco

Tour from Costa del Sol to Tangier, Morocco

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Your tour of Tangier leads off with a panoramic view of the city, followed by a walking tour of the Medina (old quarter) and a stop at a typical bazaar for some fabulous shopping. You’ll also enjoy lunch in a traditional Moroccan restaurant, including a performance by belly dancers.

4-day Spain tour from Madrid

4-day Spain tour from Madrid

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In Granada to see the amazing Arab architecture of the Alhambra, last stronghold of the Moorish kingdoms until 1492 and one of Andalucia’s special highlights.; visit to the World Heritage city of Toledo before returning to Madrid. You’ll discover a glorious city filled with amazing medieval architecture, and take a walk into the past along its cobblestone alleyways.

Granada Alhambra tours

Granada Alhambra tours

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After a brief stop in Riofrio, you’ll travel to Granada, an essential highlight of any trip to Spain. You’ll visit the Alhambra, Charles V Palace and the gardens of the Generalife, framed by the stunning backdrop of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

Barcelona Hop-on Hop-off City Tour

Barcelona Hop-on Hop-off City Tour

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You can hop-on and off as many times as you like at any of the 44 stops. The Northern route and the Southern Route are two hours long, while the Forum route is 40 minutes long. The three tour routes are inter-connected so you can hop easily between each of the stops!

Toledo tour from Madrid

Toledo tour from Madrid

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A highlight of any visit to Toledo is seeing the famous paintings by the 16th-century master, El Greco. Toledo was the setting for many of El Greco’s artworks, and a tour highlight is The Burial of the Count of Orgaz in the church of St. Tome.

Gibraltar tour from Costa del Sol

Gibraltar tour from Costa del Sol

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Descending from the Rock, you have free time for shopping in the main street, where everything is sold from the latest designer fashions to what is probably the best known 100 percent cotton underwear in the world!

El Escorial tour

El Escorial tour

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The Royal Monastery of San Lorenzo El Real was built by King Philip II to house the remains of his parents, Charles I and Isabella of Portugal. The austere Renaissance complex combines a palace and monastery, and features a wonderful collection of art. On your visit, an experienced guide will take you for a tour of the complex, including the Pantheon of Kings and basilica.

Barcelona Card

Barcelona Card

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Barcelona City Card – Travel on the airport train is included. You can choose from 2, 3, 4 and 5 day passes – the choice is yours! Every card comes with a FREE guidebook with helpful information on the establishments associated with the card, as well as a city map

Barcelona Bike Tour

Barcelona Bike Tour

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This Barcelona cycling tour is suitable for all ages and is not the least bit strenuous. You will ride at a relaxed pace, with no hills to conquer, and stops are made every few hundred yards at points of interest to take photos and hear the fascinating history and stories of Barcelona from your excellent guide. You’ll have the use of a comfortable and easy-to-ride bike, and gain useful tips and advice about what to do and see while you’re visiting Barcelona.

5-Day Southern Spain Tour: Seville, Cordoba, Toledo, Ronda, Costa del Sol and Granada from Madrid

5-Day Southern Spain Tour: Seville, Cordoba, Toledo, Ronda, Costa del Sol and Granada from Madrid

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5 days to explore some of Spain’s most famous cities: Seville, Cordoba, Toledo, Ronda, Costa del Sol and Granada. Andalucia is one of the most attractive areas within the Mediterranean regions, due to its mild climate, environmental nature, its history and culture.

Montserrat and Cava trail tour

Montserrat and Cava trail tour

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Leaving Barcelona, you’ll head straight to Montserrat. On arrival, you can visit the Royal Basilica where the famous 12th-century statue of the Black Virgin is housed. At 1pm on weekdays there is the opportunity to hear one of Europe’s oldest children’s choirs, La Escolania de Montserrat. While you’re here, take the opportunity to visit the fascinating Museum of Montserrat, go for a walk in the surrounding parklands or ride the rack railway or cable car up the mountain.

Madrid Card

Madrid Card

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Savings with the Madrid Card include: Free admission to more than 40 of Madrid’s museums, Take as many journeys as you wish on the hop-on/hop-off Turistic Bus, Take all the tours from Discover Madrid program, Take the Santiago Bernabeu Stadium guided walking tour, Admission to the Madrid Amusement Park (72-hour card only), Zoo-Aquarium, Cable Card, Faunia Theme Park and Imax Cinema, Discounts in shops, restaurants, flamenco shows and leisure centers

Torres Bermejas Flamenco Shows

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The famous Torres Bermejas club features a unique decor, reproducing the grandeur of the Alhambra in Granada. While being entertained by a fabulous live flamenco show, you have the option of enjoying a drink, or why not go for the dinner option

Barcelona morning sightseeing tours

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erfect for first-time visitors, this morning tour is the ideal introduction to Barcelona’s famous sights, leaving you with the afternoon free to explore the city at your leisure. Highlights on your morning sightseeing tour of Barcelona’s attractions

Montserrat Basilica tour from Barcelona

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The Royal Basilica of Montserrat has been one of Spain’s most important pilgrimage sites for hundreds of years, due to its famous 12th-century Romanesque carving of the Virgen Moroneta, the Black Virgin.

Tapas Night Walking Tour in Madrid

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On the walking tour you’ll visit four traditional bars/restaurants to try authentic Spanish delicacies. It might be chorizo in cider, octopus from Galicia, cider from Asturias, sherry from Andalucia or other regional specialties. The tour price includes your first drink and tapas at the first bar you’ll visit.