1st DAY Thursday MADRID.
Arrival on your own at Madrid airport. Transfer to your hotel, free time and
overnight in Madrid
2nd DAY Friday - Madrid
After breakfast a morning panoramic city tour of Madrid to visit the Spain
Square, the University Complex, the West park, Casa de campo, the Morish
Quarters, Orient Square, Sun Gate, Neptune, Atocha, Alacala gate, Ventas Bull
ring, Columbus sq, Gran Via, etc. Afternoon is at leisure or optional excursion to
the El Escorial Palace outside of Madrid or Toledo
3rd DAY Saturday MADRID AVILA SALAMANCA
9 a.m. departure to Αvila, World Heritage Site and
birthplace of Santa Teresa de Jesus. The city is surrounded by a great
Roman wall protecting many of its monumental treasures. Free time to enjoy this jewel of the
Middle Ages. Then depart to Salamanca, a university city par excellence
boasting one of the oldest universities in Europe. The town is also known
worldwide for its artistic richness: cathedrals, palaces, churches of
various styles. In the afternoon we will have a city tour that
includes visiting the Plaza
Mayor, Casa de las Conchas, the New Cathedral, the Old Cathedral and University.
At night you can enjoy the atmosphere of this lively city. Accommodation.
4th DAY Sunday SALAMANCA CIUDAD RODRIGO COIMBRA - FATIMA
Breakfast at hotel. Departure towards the border town of
and old Celtic town famous for its original 11th century town walls, castle and
cathedral. Continue via Guarda until we reach the University city of Coimbra,
once the capital of Portugal. Coimbra University is one of the oldest ones in
Europe and it is famous for its Baroque library. Free time to
admire their narrow streets, hanging houses, palaces, chapels and churches,
which is a must to see. Departure to Fatima, well know for the Sanctuary of our
Lady of Fatima, patroness of Portugal. Overnight.
5th DAY Monday FATIMA OBIDOS LISBON
Breakfast at the hotel. departure to the beautiful medieval town of white-washed
Obidos, where we can explore
the cobblestone streets and red roofed white houses, sheltered by the impressive
city walls. Our next stop will be in Lisbon, the lovely
capital city of Portugal,
located on the right bank of the Tagus River. You can book an
optional dinner Fado
show to enjoy the national musical genre of
sweet and sad songs of Portugal. Overnight.
6th DAY Tuesday LISBON
Breakfast and overnight, In the morning included a panoramic city tour of
Lisbon, passing through the Alfama district, birthplace of St. Anthony and once
the old Moorish Quarters, the Belem Tower symbol of Lisbon and the Jeronimous
Monastery. Afternoon at leisure. Possibility of an optional tour to see the 3
most visited towns at the outskirts of Lisbon: Sintra world Heritage Town,
Cascais and Estoril seaside resorts on the west coast.
7th DAY Wednesday LISBON CΑCERES - MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure towards the Spanish border to arrive to the
World Heritage city of Caceres, with unparalleled historic buildings dating back
to the 14th and 16th century. The old quarter is one of the 3 best conserved
medieval quarters in Europe. Tour on foot to see the Plaza Mayor and the old
medieval district. After our tour we will proceed back to Madrid. Overnight in
8th Day. THURSDAY
Breakfast at the hotel. End of services.
PRICES IN EUROS - $ rate varies
depending on the exchange of the payment date