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Crafting a Lavish Vacation on a Budget

by Travelive Team

9 Nights/ 10 Days

Barcelona, Seville, Madrid

  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Barcelona
  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Seville
  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Madrid
  • Sagrada Familia and Park Guell Tour
  • Tour to Montserrat with Cog-Wheel Train
  • Walking Tour of Seville City
  • Royal Palace and Prado Museum
  • Day Tour to Toledo
  • Transfers
  • Breakfast Daily


Day 1 -Welcome to Barcelona

Welcome to Spain, a country filled with Moorish palaces, Gothic cathedrals, Roman Aqueducts, modern artwork, delicious food and wine, fertile planes, crystal clear seas, and soaring mountains. Upon arrival at the Barcelona airport, a representative will be waiting to transfer you to your luxury hotel. Enjoy the afternoon at leisure, exploring the unique blend of traditional and modern architecture or discovering the delicious local cuisine. Ask your travel consultant for recommendations of their favorite restaurants, cafes, and bars.

Day 2- Sagrada Familia and Park Güell Tour

Today, you’ll delve into the genuine essence of Barcelona and explore its significant landmarks. Marvel at the genius of Gaudi as you unravel the intricate symbolism infused into his works of art. Deepen your appreciation for Sagrada Familia’s historical and cultural significance. Embark on a voyage through Gaudí’s harmonious connection with nature, which influenced his architectural brilliance. Explore the artistic sanctuary of Park Güell, uncovering its diverse origins and narratives. Discover the mysterious secrets concealed within these architectural marvels.

Day 3 – Tour to Montserrat with Cog-Wheel Train

Today’s excursion will take you to the picturesque Montserrat Monastery. Scale Montserrat Mountain on the cogwheel train and admire the monastery’s stunning architecture. Accompanied by your experienced guide, learn about its history, and delve into the legend of the famed Black Madonna – La Moreneta – statue. Explore the rocky terrain, beautiful scenery, and cultural riches of Montserrat. Discover the Gothic and Renaissance details of the basilica and sanctuary, where the oldest Boys’ Choir in Europe performs, and hear stories about the miraculous apparition of the Black Madonna in the cave of Santa Cova. After the guided tour, enjoy free time to taste 4 local liquors, shop for treats, or visit the audiovisual exhibition.

Day 4- Barcelona to Seville

Today’s transfer will take you from Barcelona to Seville. Upon arrival, a representative will be waiting to transfer you to your luxury hotel. Enjoy the remainder of your day soaking up the beautiful architecture and unique culture of Andalusia.

Day 5- Walking Tour of Seville City

Seville was founded as the Roman city of Hispalis and was known as Ishbiliya after the Muslim conquest in 712. During the Muslim rule in Spain, Seville came under the jurisdiction of the Caliphate of Cordoba before becoming the independent Taifa of Seville; later it was ruled by the Muslim Almoravids and the Almohads until finally being incorporated into the Christian Kingdom of Castile under Ferdinand III in 1248. After the discovery of the Americas, Seville became one of the economic centers of the Spanish Empire as its port monopolized the trans-oceanic trade and the Casa de Contratación (House of Trade) wielded its power, opening a Golden Age of arts and literature. In 1519, Ferdinand Magellan departed from Seville for the first circumnavigation of the Earth. Coinciding with the Baroque period of European history, the 17th century in Seville represented the most brilliant flowering of the city’s culture; then began a gradual economic and demographic decline as silting in the Guadalquivir forced the trade monopoly to relocate to the nearby port of Cadiz. Accompanied by your experienced guide you will explore the city on foot, and see the most prominent sites of cultural and architectural importance.

Day 6 -Seville day at leisure

You will have the day to rest and enjoy the amenities of your hotel. Alternatively, ask your Travelive expert to create a tailor-made tour based on your preferences and interests.

Day 7 – Seville to Madrid

After breakfast, you will be transferred to the train station and take a high-speed train to Madrid. Upon arrival, a representative will be waiting to transfer you to your luxury hotel. Enjoy the remainder of your day at leisure.

Day 8 – Royal Palace and Prado Museum

Explore two of Madrid’s must-see attractions, the Royal Palace and the Prado Museum, with today’s cultural tour granting you priority access. Accompanied by your experienced guide, discover one of Europe’s best-preserved palaces, with highlights including the Plaza de Armas, the Grand Staircase, the Kings’ Apartments, and the Royal Chapel. At the Prado Museum, marvel at masterpieces by El Greco, Velazquez, and Goya, and stay until closing time to further explore its treasures.

Day 9 – Day Tour to Toledo

Join today’s tour to uncover the authentic charm of Toledo and unravel the secrets and enigmas of the “city of three cultures”. With your knowledgeable guide by your side, delve into the treasure trove of Toledo’s most significant landmarks and its UNESCO-designated historic center. Gain insights into the harmonious cohabitation of three prominent religions as you wander through the labyrinthine alleys. Following the tour, you’ll have the opportunity to independently explore the city’s ancient neighborhoods and marvel at their timeless allure.

Day 10- Departure

As your adventure comes to an end, filled with cherished memories and numerous photographs, it’s time to bid farewell to Spain. Your driver will pick you up from your hotel and ensure you reach the airport in time for your flight back home.

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