17 DAYS SPAIN AND PORTUGAL TOUR

D1 MANILA

Check in at around 9pm for your midnight flight to Barcelona.

 

D2 MANILA - BARCELONA (D)

SB Plaza Europe or similar

Fly to Barcelona via QR929 0001 / 0505 & QR139 0825 / 1340. Upon arrival, meet the local guide and transfer to the hotel to check in and rest. Then be picked up to transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D3 BARCELONA (BLD)

SB Plaza Barcelona or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, meet your English speaking local guide and transfer for your whole day city tour. Drive to Park Guell and visit the largest piece of work (in terms of size) that Gaudi constructed in Barcelona. Have lunch at a local restaurant before visiting the Sagrada Familia. Have photo-stops outside the Sagrada Familia, Casa Batllo and Casa Mila, the oldest part of Barcelona. Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D4 BARCELONA (BL)

SB Plaza Europe or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before transferring to Montserrat and take a funicular to the top of the mountain where you can talk different walks to view the amazing Catalonian countryside. Visit the Montserrat Monastery with statue of the Black Madonna, and take a one way Montserrat Zipper Train. Also listen to the La Escolania de Montserrat before having lunch at a local restaurant. Then transfer to La Roca Village, Designer Shopping Outlet where you will have the rest of the afternoon free for shopping. Have dinner on your own expense inside the outlet before transferring back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D5 BARCELONA - VALENCIA (BLD)

Sercolla Hotel or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and taking a long distance drive to Valencia, Spain's third largest city. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant before taking your city tour with your English speaking local guide. Begin in a quarter called El Carme where you will see a mixture of religious and civil buildings of various styles, followed by a visit to the Cathedral. Also have photo-stops as you pass by the North Station, Serranos and Quart Towers, Central Market, Lonja (old silk exchange), Round Square, Virgin Square and the exterior of the Basilica del Pilar and the Generalitat Palace before you enter the complex of the "City of Arts and Sciences." Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before you head back to the hotel to overnight.

 

D6 VALENCIA - GRANADA (BLD)

Puerta Aljibes or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and taking a long distance drive to Granada, which is located in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada mountains in Andalucia. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant before taking your city tour with your English speaking local guide. Visit the Alhambra, a grand sprawling hilltop fortress complex encompassing royal palaces and see the Generalife Gardens and Royal Chapel. Then transfer to the hotel where you will have dinner before checking in for overnight.

 

D7 GRANADA - CORDOBA (BLD)

Ayre Cordoba or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and transferring to Cordoba, which is a city in the southern province of Andalusia. Upon arrival, take your half day city tour with your English speaking local guide. Visit Calleja de las Flores, Plaza del Potro Arab water wheels and Roman Bridge, Plaza de la Corredera, the Ayuntamiento and enter La Mezquita, the Great Mosques. Then have a late lunch at a local restaurant before enjoying the rest of the afternoon free for leisure or for shopping. In the evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading to the hotel to check in and overnight.

 

D8 CORDOBA - SEVILLE (BLD)

Silken Al Andalus or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and transferring to Seville, the capital of Spain's Andalusia region and a hotbed for flamenco dance. Upon arrival, have a half day city tour of the area with your English speaking local guide before transferring for lunch at a local restaurant. NOTE: Due to Christmas Day, Alcazar is closed. After lunch, transfer to the hotel to check in and enjoy the rest of the afternoon free for leisure. In the evening transfer for dinner and enjoy a Flamenco Show while you dine. Then head back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D9 SEVILLE - LISBON (BLD)

Sana Metropolitan or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and taking your long distance drive to Lisbon, Portugal's hilly capital known for it's cafe culture and soulful Fado music. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant before meeting your English speaking local guide for your city tour. Visit the Monastery of Jeronimos and the Tomb of Vasco De Gama which is a UNESCO World Heritage Site. Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before going to the hotel to check in and overnight.

 

D10 LISBON - FATIMA (BLD)

Lux Fatima or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and transferring to Fatima, famous for the shrine called the Basilica of Our Lady of the Rosary, built to commemorate the events of 1917 when three peasant children claimed to have seen the "Virgin of the Rosary", Our Lady of Fatima. Upon arrival, meet your English peaking local guide and tour the area visiting Santuario de Fatima before you enter the Basilica de Rosario, Chapel of Apparitions and Basilica and the house of Francisco & Jacinta. Then have lunch at a local restaurant before heading to the hotel to check in. Enjoy the rest of the afternoon free for leisure or to rest. Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before joining the evening procession at Fatima.

 

D11 FATIMA - SALAMANCA (BLD)

Vincci Salamanca or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and taking your drive to Salamanca, a UNESCO World Heritage Town in Northwestern Spain and the capital of the Castile and Leon region. Upon arrival, have lunch at a local restaurant before taking your city tour with your English speaking guide. Have photo-stops outside Universidad Civil and the Plaza Mayor. Then head to the hotel to check in and have free time to explore or relax. In the evening, transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D12 SALAMANCA - AVILA - SEGOVIA (BLD)

Eurostars Plaza Acueduct or similar

Have breakfast in the hotel before checking out and transferring to Avila, sometimes called the Town of Stones and Saints. It claims that it is one of the towns with the highest number of Romanesque Gothic churches per capita in Spain. Take a half day city tour upon arrival with your English speaking local guide before having lunch at a local restaurant. After lunch, continue on the coach to Segovia. Upon arrival, check in the hotel and enjoy the rest of the afternoon free for leisure. Then transfer for dinner at a local restaurant before heading back to the hotel to overnight.

 

D13 SEGOVIA - MADRID (BLD)

Marriott Prinsesa or Melia Prinsesa or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and take your city tour of Segovia with your English speaking local guide. Segovia is a historic city northwest of Madrid in central Spain with centuries of settlement resulting in a rich architectural legacy, including medieval walls, Romanesque churches, a former royal palace and a Gothic cathedral. Then have lunch at a local restaurant before transferring to Madrid. On the way, visit El Escorial and Valle De los Caidos before continuing to Madrid. Upon arrival, have dinner at a local restaurant before transferring to the hotel to check in and overnight.

 

D14 MADRID (B)

Marriott Prinsesa or Melia Prinsesa or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, enjoy the rest of the day free for shopping. Have the bus at your disposal within the city limits or visit Las Rozas Village Chic Outlet. Lunch and dinner will be on your own arrangement before you head back to the hotel for overnight.

 

D15 MADRID - TOLEDO - MADRID (BLD)

Marriott Prinsesa or Melia Prinsesa or similar

After breakfast in the hotel, transfer to Toledo and enjoy an orientation tour of the city with your English speaking local guide. Have photo-stops only outside important monuments due to it being New Year's Day. Then have lunch at El Castanar country house, a typical bull farm. After, have a guided visit of the farm and enjoy a Bull trimmer show where locals jump over the bulls. Then visit Damasquinado factory before you head back to Madrid. There, have dinner at Bodin, the World's oldest restaurant according to the Guinness World Book of Records. After, head back to the hotel to overnight.

 

D16 MADRID - MANILA (BL)

After breakfast in the hotel, check out and enjoy your whole day tour of Madrid with your English speaking local guide. Have a photo-stops at Cervantes Monument in Plaza Espana and Cibeles Fountain in the Monument of Jose Rizal (replica of the one in Manila). Then visit Reina Sofia before having lunch at a local restaurant. After, visit the Royal Palace before heading to the airport to check in for your flight back to Manila via QR152 2110 / 0600 + 1 and QR928 0845 + 1 / 2215 + 1. Have dinner on your own arrangement in the airport.

 

D17 MANILA

Arrive in Manila at around 10:15pm.

 

QUOTATION:

  20-24 PAX 25-29 PAX 30-34 PAX
TWIN / TRIPLE SHARING $ 4,298.00 $ 4,098.00 $ 3,898.00

 

INCLUSIONS:

  • Round trip airfare via Qatar
  • Airline Taxes and Travel Tax
  • Private Coach tours and transfers
  • 4* Hotel accommodations with inside hotel breakfast
  • English speaking local guides in Barcelona, Montserratt, Valencia, Granada, Cordoba, Sevilla, Lisbon, Fatima, Salamanca, Avila, Segovia, Toledo and Madrid
  • Admissions as specified in the itinerary
  • Full Board Meals as specified except for shopping / free days to give you more time to shop / explore
  • English speaking local tour manager from day 1 until departure day
  • Travel insurance
  • Personalized luggage tags
  • 1 bottle drinking water per pax per day
  • Tips
  • Porterage for the hotels: strictly 1 piece per person

 

ADDITIONAL COSTS:

  • Visa processing fees - Php 6,000.00
  • Drinks during meals

 

RESTRICTIONS:

  • No bookings have been made and all bookings are subject to availability
  • Rates are tentative until final confirmations have been made
  • In the event that any of the above hotels mentioned are not confirmed, Mulan will try to find a similar hotel if not, better