Country Roads of Andalucia - Classic Group Classic Group

Country Roads Of Andalucia - Classic Group Classic Group
See the best of Andalucía on this 9-day guided tour that whisks you from Malaga to Seville. In the Malaga province, cruise the coastal route of Costa del Sol until you reach the hillside town of Mijas. When you reach Ronda, cross the New Bridge, which spans across a 300-foot-deep gorge, and at sustainable olive farm, taste award-winning olive oils. Walk the sea walls of Cadiz, separating the ocean from the oldest settlement in Europe. In Seville, stomp your feet to the sounds of an acoustic guitar during a private flamenco dance lesson, then dine in the Lonja Del Barranco market, choosing delectable regional treats until you have built a tapas feast. Visit the Doñana National Park, a UNESCO World Heritage Site and a refuge for the endangered Spanish imperial eagle, whose wingspan can grow to more than seven feet.


Choice Highlights
  • Choose between two carefully selected activities
  • Seville: Stroll through Barrio de Santa Cruz with your Local Expert to hear how the Jewish community has shaped the history of Seville.
  • Seville: Explore Seville's top sights on a panoramic city tour with your Local Expert.
Well-being
  • : Our Well-Being Directors take a proactive approach to your welfare ensuring all well-being regulations are met (available on tours with 21 or more guests).
  • : Enjoy the comfort of Insight's luxurious, air-conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom and onboard washroom. Our customized luxury coaches are sanitized before the start of your tour and are maintained to very high standards. Physical distancing measures have been implemented on our customized luxury coaches.
  • : Experience enhanced hygiene protocols to align with the latest guidance following COVID-19.All Travel Directors, Well-Being Directors and Drivers have completed training in enhanced well-being and hygiene protocols.
  • : We only work with establishments we are confident will consistently adhere to our high well-being standards, which include hotels, restaurants and sight-seeing venues.
  • : Hand sanitizer is freely available on board for you to use throughout the day.
Travel Director
  • : "There is nothing quite like sampling the many varieties of tapas. Every region has its own delicacies so you can be assured that you will taste different ones everywhere you go."
  • : "Guests are surprised to find that Spanish is not the only language spoken in the country – there’s also Basque, Galician and Catalan, not to mention the little dialects in each province."
Top Rated Highlights
  • Malaga: Enjoy a city orientation with your Travel Director and see the Alcazaba, a hallmark of the city’s Moorish past, and the Roman Theatre which sits by the entrance.
  • Ronda: See Puente Neuvo, the New Bridge, and Alameda del Tajo park on your orientation with your Travel Director.
  • Arcos de la Frontera: Explore one of Spain's finest white-washed villages on an orientation with your Travel Director.
  • Jerez de la Frontera: See the 12th century Moorish Alcázar, stately Plaza del Arenal and romantic Plaza de la Yebra on your orientation with your Travel Director.
  • Cádiz: See the cathedral, Teatro Romano, the monumental Puerta de Tierra and enjoy a walk along Paseo Maritimo.
  • Seville: Visit the Seville Cathedral with your Local Expert. Pass the altarpiece dripping with gold and see the Tomb of Columbus, held aloft by four kings.
  • Seville: Stroll through Barrio de Santa Cruz with your Local Expert to hear how the Jewish community has shaped the history of Seville.
  • Seville: Explore Seville's top sights on a panoramic city tour with your Local Expert.
Authentic Dining
  • Malaga: Get to know your fellow travellers over a Welcome Dinner with wine at a local restaurant.
  • Ronda: Visit a sustainable farm and enjoy a tasting of award-wining olive oil followed by a farm-to-table lunch, made from fresh produce harvested from the home garden.
  • Jerez de la Frontera: Explore Jerez’s heritage of Sherry, the city’s most famous and sought-after export on a tasting tour in the Old Town.
  • Seville: Enjoy an enthralling dinner tapas tour at Lonja Del Barranco market.
  • Costa del Sol: Celebrate the end of your Andalucian adventures and newfound friends, at a Celebration Dinner served in a local restaurant.
  • Dining Summary: 4 Dinner with Wine (DW), 8 Breakfast (B), and 1 Lunch (L)
Make Travel Matter
  • Seville: The Cristina Heeren Foundation aims to promote the teaching and conservation of flamenco and is a beneficiary of a TreadRight Foundation grant. Meet the students of the foundation, learn some basic flamenco steps, and then feel the passion as they perform an emotional show. The school enables students access to cultural education that otherwise may not have occurred. TreadRights sponsorship has helped students to complete their studies in advanced guitar, singing and dance. As students complete their training, they will carry on and safeguard the traditional flamenco dance, contributing to the protection of Andalusia and Spain’s cultural heritage. The Cristina Heeren Foundation advances UN Sustainable Development Goal 4: Quality Education and UN Sustainable Development Goal 11: Sustainable Cities and Communities.
Insight Experiences
  • Doñana National Park: Embark on a fascinating bird-watching tour with a naturalist guide, for a chance to see rare species and unique landscapes.

Additional Included Highlights
  • Our highly-skilled Travel Director will ensure your journey is seamless, serving as your expert guide, consummate organiser, and friend overseas.
  • Personal radio headsets give you the freedom to wander during visits to famous highlights, without missing any of you...
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$2,675.00 (USD)
Per Person
Airfare not included
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Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.