Spanish Quest with Portugal

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Day 1: Arrive Barcelona

Rest of day at leisure to explore, shop or unwind.

 

Day 2: Barcelona

Barcelona Hop on-Hop off Tour

See the major sights aboard an open-top double-decker bus, and with over 44 stops to choose from, you can hop on and hop off all around the city. Spend as much or as little time at places of interest before jumping aboard for the next stop – the choice is yours!

Optional: FC Barcelona Football Stadium Tour and Museum Tickets

Do not miss this fantastic opportunity to retrace the footsteps of legendary players from past and present on this self-guided tour through Barcelona FC’s Camp Nou football stadium. Your ticket also includes skip the line entry to the Barcelona football museum, where you can enjoy a panoramic view of the stadium and discover the history of this legendary football team.

 

Optional: Short helicopter tour of Barcelona

Departing from Barcelona city, just minutes from downtown, this is a unique experience to discover Barcelona from the air.

Skytour (10 mins): Fly along the coast to the heart of the city: the commercial port, the World Trade Center, the beaches of Barceloneta, the Olympic Port, the “Forum” Cultures, Torre Agbar, Sagrada Familia and the Avenida Diagonal and the beautiful urban grid of the Eixample, Park Güell, Tibidabo, Camp Nou, the Olympic Ring and the Castle of Montjuïc mountain.

 

Day 3: Madrid

Depart Barcelona to Madrid by fast train (3 hours).

Evening: Flamenco Show at Torres Bemejas

Feel the heat of Spain’s traditional dance at the legendary Torres Bermejas, where some of the greatest names in flamenco have performed. You will be entertained by an internationally renowned flamenco group of more than 20 artists, making your visit a night to remember. Founded more than 40 years ago, its decoration is an accurate reproduction of La Alhambra of Granada.

 

Day 4: Madrid

Madrid City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

Get a unique view of Madrid aboard this open-top double-decker bus. The Madrid City Hop-on Hop-off Tour enables complete flexibility to hop on and off as many times as you like so you can explore Madrid at your own pace.

Optional: Morning: Madrid Segway Tour (1.5 hours)

The Segway is the most advanced, self-balancing personal transport device that has been designed to operate in pedestrian environments. Easy to use and as safe as walking. You could soon be gliding through the city centre sidewalks in this unique experience. Start your tour with some basic training before setting off on a route through central Madrid. Numbers are limited on this small-group tour, ensuring you’ll receive personalized attention from your guide.

 

Day 5: Madrid

Half Day: Toledo Day Trip (5 hours)

The beautiful imperial city-museum of Toledo is located 70km away from Madrid. It is one of the oldest towns in Europe, called “city of the three cultures”, since Christians, Muslims and Jews lived together. Its genuine Spanish buildings include almost all the periods in the history (Arab, Gothic, Mudejar, Renaissance and Baroque style).

A highlight of any visit to Toledo is seeing the famous paintings by the 16th-century master, El Greco. Toledo was the setting for many of El Greco’s artworks, and a tour highlight is The Burial of the Count of Orgaz in the church of St. Tome.

 

Day 6: Lisbon

Travel by overnight train or flight to Lisbon.

 

Day 7: Lisbon

Hop on Hop off tour
Experience the perfect introduction to Lisbon aboard this hop-on hop-off sightseeing tour! You’ll see all the beautiful sights of Lisbon in a comfortable environment, with full commentary provided.

 

Day 8: Lisbon

Full Day: Sintra Day Trip (8 hours)
Immerse yourself in the beauty of the mountainous region of Sintra on this day trip from Lisbon. You’ll take a drive along the picturesque Estoril Coast, see the fishing port of Cascais Bay and watch the wild waves breaking at Boca do Inferno.
The excursion takes you on a scenic drive along the coast of picturesque Estoril, where Ian Fleming (author of the James Bond series) hit on the idea for Casino Royale. Often referred to as the Portuguese Riviera, it is here you will find Europe’s biggest casino. You will also see the colorful Bay of Cascais and the picturesque cliff of Boca do Inferno, Guincho.

 

Day 9: Depart Lisbon

Depart to your next destination.

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