DEPARTURE FROM BARCELONA
On this Spain tour of the Andalucian region and Valencia you will visit the Cordoba Mosque, the spectacular Plaza de Espana and the impressive Alhambra as you travel down the Mediterranean coast to Valencia and Sevilla.
Enjoy 6 days of travel through Spain’s Andalucia and on to Valencia on this guided tour from Barcelona. You’ll visit Cordoba, Seville, Granada, and Valencia and experience their cultural, religious, and historical monuments on city sightseeing tours.
Barcelona, the cosmopolitan capital of Spain’s Catalonia region, is known for its art and architecture. The fantastical Sagrada Família church and other modernist landmarks designed by Antoni Gaudí dot the city. Museu Picasso and Fundació Joan Miró feature modern art by their namesakes. City history museum MUHBA, includes several Roman archaeological sites.
Cordoba: Enjoy a panoramic walking tour of the old Jewish Quarter, and visit the magnificent Mosque/Cathederal, one of the most important in the Islamic World, built during the time of the Caliphs, with its magnificent forest of marble columns is whose center is a Christian Cathedral.
Seville: Wide panoramic sightseeing tour: where you will visit the Plaza de España, Park of Maria Luisa… Walking tour of the old Barrio de Santa Cruz through its narrow streets and alleys.
Granada: Visit the spectacular group of monuments at the Alhambra and Generalife, former residence of the Moorish kings, with its magnificent Nazari Palaces and its fantasy of patios, arches, gardens and fountains.
Valencia: An excellent city to explore on your own, here you will have time free to walk around and discover the most important squares, monuments and museums at your own leisure.