Designed especially for those who are historically inclined and are fascinated by man’s architectural and artistic achievement, this amazing tour takes the traveller from Madrid to Granada and from the Baroque to the Modernista, tracing the glorious past and living the pulsating present of Spain.

Tour the many great repositories of art in Spain, from the Museo del Prado and the Centro de Arte Reina Sofia in Madrid, the Museo Picasso and Museo de Historia de Barcelona in Barcelona to the Museo del Baile Flamenco in Seville. Experience the grandeur of Spain’s splendid monuments, places of worship, palaces and plazas like Madrid’s Basilica de San Francisco El Grande, Plaza Mayor and Palacio Real, Barcelona’s awe inspiring Modernista Basilica La Sagrada Familia, Park Guell and Barcelona Cathedral, Valencia’s magnificent Cathedral and the futuristic City of Arts and Sciences, Seville’s Moorish inspired Royal Alcazar Palace and the Catedral de Santa Mara de la Sede with the Giralda and Granada’s jewel like Alhahambra.

Cities:

  • Madrid
  • Barcelona
  • Valencia
  • Granada

Number of Days:

  • 11-12 days

Madrid:

  1. Museo Del Prado (Prado Museum)
  2. Palacio Real (Royal Palace)
  3. Centro de Arte Reina Sofia (Centre of Arts Reina Sofia)
  4. Museo Thyssen-Bornemisza (Thyssen-Bornemisza Museum)
  5. Parque Del Buen Retiro (Buen Retiro Park)
  6. Ermita de San Antonio de la Florida
  7. Basilica de San Francisco El Grande (Basiclia of San Francisco)
  8. El Rastro Sunday Market
  9. Taberna Matritum (Matritum Tavern for Food and Wine)

Barcelona:

  1. La Catedral, The Barcelona Cathedral
  2. Museo Picasso, The Picasso Museum
  3. Museo Nacional d’Art de Catalunya, The National Art Museum of Catalonia
  4. Park Guell
  5. Museo de Historia de Barcelona, The Barcelona History Museum
  6. Fundacio Joan Miro
  7. Barcelona Museum of Contemporary Art
  8. La Rambla
  9. Camp Nou

Valencia:

  1. Valencia Cathedral
  2. Torres de Serrano (City Tower Gate)
  3. La Lonja de la Seda De Valencia (World heritage site).
  4. Bioparc (Zoo)
  5. Oceanographic (Spain’s largest aquarium)
  6. Ciudad de las Artes y Ciencias (City of Arts and Sciences)
  7. Mercado Central (Ancient Central Market)
  8. Plaza de Torros (Ancient Bull fighting Ring)
  9. Science Museum

Granada:

  1. Alhambra (Moorish Castle)
  2. Granada Cathedral
  3. Basilica San Juan de Dios (Basilica of Saint John of God)
  4. Palacio de Generalife (Palace of Generalife)
  5. The Albayzin (Albaicin) District
  6. Monasterio de la Cartuja (Cartuja Monastery)
  7. Fundacion Rodriquez-Acosta
  8. Flamenco Clubs

Types of Accommodation: (On Request):

  1. Budget Hostels (Shared Rooms/Private Rooms/ Dorms)
  2. Budget Hotels with breakfast included
  3. Fully-Furnished Private apartments with option for Breakfast
  4. Luxury Hotels

 

Itenerary
Day 1
Reach Madrid Barajas airport and go to your booked accommodation. Relax for a little while and go out to see the wonderful old center of Madrid. Have dinner and have a goodnight\'s sleep.
Day 2
Wake up, have breakfast at the accommodation & leave for your first architectural activity in Madrid. Our expert guide will take you to the main historical sites and monuments and acquaint you in detail about them. Have lunch at traditional Taverns. In the night enjoy a flamenco and tapas outing.
Day 3
Wake up, check out and go to visit the Santiago Bernabeu stadium of Real Madrid Fc. (You can keep your luggage at the reception). Have lunch and leave for Barcelona with a fast train. Reach Barcelona and go to your booked accommodation with our taxi service. Relax for sometime and go out for dinner.
Day 4
Wake up early in the morning & go for the historical Barcelona center train with our expert guide. Learn about the history of Barcelona and the Catalan culture in an authentic way. Have dinner at a traditional restaurant. Take some rest at your accommodation and go to see the Montjuic fountain show. Enjoy the show and go for dinner at local bars/pub with live music.
Day 5
Wake up, have breakfast & leave for the visit of the mesmerizing La Sagrada Familia Basilica with our guide. Have lunch there and leave for Camp nou Stadium (FC Barcelona). Have dinner & drinks at a famous tapas bar.
Day 6
Wake up, check out, have breakfast & leave for Valencia with a Fast train. Reach Valencia in the evening and go to your booked accommodation with our taxi service. Relax for some time and go out for dinner.
Day 7
Valencia historic center tour & Central Market with our expert guide. Understand and relive the history of Valencia. Have lunch at a typical Valencian restaurant and leave for the beach. Enjoy the beautiful beach of Malvarosa and have snacks there. Take a tram back to the center, freshen up and go for alive jazz show.
Day 8
Wake up, have breakfast, check out and go to the city of Arts and Sciences and enjoy this breath-taking peace of modern architecture (You can leave your bags at the reception). Visit the Oceanographic, Biopark, Hemespheric and Umbracle. Have lunch at a famous tapas bar and leave for Granada with bus/train. Reach Granada late evening. Go to your booked accommodation, freshen up & go out for dinner.
Day 9
Wake up, have breakfast & leave for the Granada historical & Architectural tour with our expert guide. Enjoy all the major monuments & sites and have lunch. Conclude with a visit to the world famous and the stunning Alhambra Palace. Know more about the Moorish history and culture. Come back to the accommodation, relax for a bit and go out to enjoy the vibrant nightlife of Granada.
Day 10
Wake up, have breakfast & go to see the life in traditional Andalusian country-side villages. Understand their culture & enjoy the sight of their beautiful architecture. Have lunch there and then come back to your accommodation. Relax and have a free evening for yourself though we could give you suggestions about what you could do.
Day 11
Wake up, have breakfast, check out and leave for Madrid direct airport bus. Reach the airport and to go back to your country of residence. This is the end of your trip.
Things to do around
  • Casa de Campo park boating (Madrid)
  • Circulo de Bellas Artes Cinema (Madrid)
  • Teatro Real Theatre (Madrid)
  • Faunia Zoo (Madrid)
  •  Tibidabo amusement park (Barcelona)
  • Barcelona Zoo (Barcelona)
  • Port Vell (Barcelona)
  • Hemisferic IMAX 3D cinema (Valencia)
  • L’Umbracle (Valencia
  • Museum of Jewish History & Arts Granada)
  • Sierra Nevada (Granada)
Other sights and activities
  • Gran Via (Madrid)
  • Market of San Miguel (Madrid)
  • Sorolla Museum (Madrid)
  • Puerta de Alcala (Madrid)
  • Sabatini Gardens (Madrid)
  • Gothic Quarter (Barcelona)
  • La Boqueria Market (Barcelona)
  • Casa Batllo designed by Gaudi (Barcelona)
  • Montserrat Monastery (Barcelona)
  • Llotja de la Seda (Valencia)
  • Torres de Serranos (Valencia)
  • Valencia Cathedral (Valencia)
  • Torres de Quart (Valencia)
  • Royal Chapel of Granada (Granada)
  • Arc of Elvira (Granada)
  • Court of lions courtyard (Granada)
  • Alcazaba Palace (Granada)
  • Mirador San Nicholas Church (Granada)