Spain & Portugal Discovered

Start: Madrid Finish: Porto

Visiting: Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Granada, Seville, Lagos, Lisbon, Porto


Duration: 11 Nights

Physical rating: Low

Tour Operator: Travel Talk Tours

Group size: 13 - 35

Age range: 18-40 years

Tour operated in: English


Prices From: $2378 $1546

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Tour Overview

The 12-day tour will take you to the some of the big cities, old towns and beautiful beaches. Enjoy delicious tapas and Portuguese spices and relax and unwind over a glass of sangria. Plenty of cultural and historical sites to visit as well as amazing nightlife and great weather!

Highlights

  • icon Slow down the pace in Barcelona, Valencia and Lisbon with extended two-night stays
  • icon Explore the stunning Moorish palaces of Spain
  • icon The perfect blend of bustling cities, charming towns and coastal paradises
  • icon Shape your holiday with optional activities including a traditional Flamenco Show in Sevilla
  • icon Eat your weight in Tapas, Paella and the world-famous Pastel de Nata (or Portuguese ‘Natas).

Places You'll See

Countries:
Madrid
Alhambra-Palace
Lagos
Lisbon
Barcelona

Itinerary

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icon Day 1 : Madrid

Location: Madrid

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Mayorazgo - 4 Star

Meals: No Meals

Welcome to Spain! Meet at the lobby reception at 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your tour guide and other tour members. After, you will have free time to explore Madrid’s vibrant nightlife or join us for an optional group dinner at a local restaurant.

icon Day 2 : Madrid City Tour

Location: Madrid

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Mayorazgo - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Start the day with breakfast before we head off on a guided panoramic city tour passing by top attractions such as the buzzing social hub of Puerta del Sol, the historical square of Plaza Mayor, the official residence of the Spanish royal family Palacio Real, as well as the Almudena Cathedral among many other places. You can’t leave Spain’s capital without trying the regions' speciality churros or a quick stroll through Buen Retiro Park for that insta-worthy pic at the Crystal Palace!

icon Day 3 : Barcelona

Location: Barcelona

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Catalonia Park Guell - 3 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Today we will depart for the vibrant cosmopolitan city of Barcelona. A mecca of culture, art and adventure, it’s no wonder it’s a favourite city amongst many travellers. Spend you free afternoon as you please! You could check out some of Gaudí’s’s stunning works of architecture which are scattered throughout the city, or visit Camp Nou stadium a football lovers dream

icon Day 4 : Barcelona City Tour

Location: Barcelona

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Catalonia Park Guell - 3 Star

Meals: Breakfast

We’ll start the day by checking out all the top sites in our guided panoramic city tour. In the afternoon, you will have free time to explore the pretty cobblestone streets of the old Gothic Quarter or the buzzing La Rambla district.

icon Day 5 : Valencia

Location: Valencia

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Acteon - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Valencia here we come! On arrival, we will spend the evening exploring the city together on an orientation walk. In the evening why not try some delicious paella, it originated from this city after all and after check out Valencia’s nightlife!

icon Day 6 : Valencia City Tour

Location: Valencia

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Acteon - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast, we start our walking tour at Plaza de Reina, located in the heart of the old city. In the afternoon, you will have free time to explore the city by your own. Relax at the beach or visit Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias a modern scientific and cultural complex which is the largest of its kind in Europe.

icon Day 7 : Granada

Location: Granada

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Los Angeles Hotel - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

It’s time to depart for our next stop Granada. On arrival, we will take a guided orientation tour of Granada to get a glimpse into this beautiful region of Spain. Don’t forget to check out one of Spain’s iconic highlights, the Alhambra and Generalife gardens. Walk around the fortified Moorish palace complex, with its dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, it’s not a sight you should miss. End the day by treating yourself to a cold drink and you’ll usually get a free tapa! Winning!

icon Day 8 : Sevilla

Location: Seville

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Hotel Silken Al Andalus - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Time to hit the road, and drive to Sevilla. On arrival, we will walk around Sevilla city centre and you may even recognise some sights along the way, hint *GOT & Star Wars·. In the afternoon, spend some time exploring as you please. We’d recommend climbing the Giralda tower in the Cathedral of St Mary for some epic views, or wandering around the Plaza de España in Parque de María Luisa for its grandeur, canal and beautiful ceramics. One of the oldest places in Europe, Reales Alcázares is also a must-see, and is the perfect example of Mudéjar architecture. What better way to end the day with an optional Flamenco show! Olé!

icon Day 9 : Lagos, Lisbon

Location: Lagos, Lisbon

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Sana Metropolitan Hotel - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Goodbye, Spain, hello Portugal. First stop is the beautiful paradise of Lagos. Chill by the ocean and catch some sun rays on the sand, the rest of the day is yours to do as you please. In the evening, we will drive to Portugal’s capital Lisbon.

icon Day 10 : Lisbon City Tour

Location: Lisbon

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Sana Metropolitan Hotel - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

It’s time hit the buzzing streets of Lisbon starting with a city tour visiting famous landmarks including the Church Monastery of Jeronimos and Belem Tower, the Lisbon Cathedral, Alfama Quarters, and St.George Castle. The afternoon is yours to roam the pretty streets, winding paths and historic buildings. Why not take a tram ride, or try one (or twenty) of Lisbon’s famous tarts Pastel de Nata. Get the party vibes going, as this evening we can check out Lisbon’s famous nightlife in Barrio Alto.

icon Day 11 : Porto

Location: Porto

Accommodation: Hotel

Accommodation Name: Vila Gale Porto Hotel - 4 Star

Meals: Breakfast

Today we will drive to Porto, the city famous for it’s port wine. In the afternoon take a guided walk around the old city of Riberia. There is free time in the afternoon to explore the pretty streets or walk alongside the Douro River. In the evening, we can spend our last dinner together.

icon Day 12 : Porto

Location: Porto

Meals: Breakfast

After breakfast we will check out of the hotel at 11:00am. Say farewell to all your new mates and we wish you a safe onward journey!

What's Included

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    Tour Guiding

    Services of experienced Travel Talk tour leader and local guides.

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    Transportation

    Air-conditioned coach or mini-bus

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    Meals

    11 breakfasts

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    Orientation Walks

    Organised orientation walks at the towns visited,

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    Free Wi-Fi

    Complimentary hotel Wi-Fi access ( where available )

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    Guide

    Services of experienced Travel Talk tour leader

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    Accommodation

    4 & 3 star hotels.

What's Not Included

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    Items of a personnel nature

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    Other services not stated in the itinerary

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    Airport Transfers at Destination

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    Optional activities

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    Travel Insurance

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    Entrance Fees

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    Tipping and Gratuities

Add Ons

Local Payment: £0

Book with Confidence

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    Low Deposit

    Travel Talk Tours requires a deposit of 60 GBP to secure a place on this tour, and the final balance is not due till 60 days before departure..

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    Secure payments

    All payments to TourHub are deposited into an externally regulated Trust account.


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