Upon your arrival at Malaga airport we will depart for Seville. Upon arrival to Seville there will be a tour of the city. We will go for a guided visit to Seville’s historic center, which will include the Royal palaces and gardens built for a Christian king in Islamic Architecture and its Giralda Tower, once the biggest Minaret in the world. It is said the Muezzin used to ride up on a horse to call the Azan. We will take a stroll along the river Guadalavir, visit the old quarter and Torre del Oro before we head to the hotel for the evening.
After breakfast we will leave for Cordoba making our way to the archaeological site of Madinat al Zahra. The city built by Caliph Abdul Rahman III. Here we will see the Palace ruins and take a visit to the new exhibitions and museum. After lunch we will take a guided tour to Cordoba masjid, one of the most important and largest masjids in its time. We will then take a walk through the old Jewish quarter and across the old Roman bridge for a visit to a fantastic interactive Museum on Islamic Spain. After dinner We will check in to the hotel for the night.
After breakfast we will then make our way down to Granada, the last Muslim Kingdom which held out for 250 years before the inevitable fall in 1492. Upon arrival we will make our way to the Alhambra, usually the highlight of the tour for many. Nominated a wonder of the world the visit to the Palaces, gardens and fort will leave you breathless. The visit to the Alhambra can take up to 4-5 hours. After this you will have free time to do some shopping and explore the Albaycin.
After Breakfast we will depart for Al pujarra along the route of the nasrids. On the way we will stop at the old Muslim bridge and the Muslim fort/castle, which is the location of one of the last stands made by the Muslims of Al pujarra before a late lunch at restaurant Barakah. We will then set of for Malaga airport.
UPCOMING TOUR DATES
16th – 19th August
30th August – 2nd September
Adult price: £325 per person
(price based on 2/3 people sharing a room)
Single supplement: £60
Child price (2-12 years): £175
Infant price (0-2 years): £60
PICK UP AND DROP OFF POINT
Start destination: Malaga airport (pickup between 10am-11am)
End destination: Malaga airport (dropoff between 5pm-6pm)
Please note flights are not included and are to be arranged according to the above information.
WHAT IS INCLUDED?
*We can not guarantee entrance tickets to the Alhambra Palaces due to circumstances out of our control.