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13 Nights/ 14 Days

Barcelona, Madrid, Lisbon, São Miguel

Embark on an unparalleled journey through Spain and Portugal, enriched with luxury accommodations and captivating experiences. Begin your adventure in the vibrant city of Barcelona, where Gaudi’s masterpieces await exploration. Then, immerse yourself in the cultural riches of Madrid. Continue your odyssey in Lisbon, discovering the city’s charm and history. Next, escape to the idyllic island of São Miguel in the Azores amidst stunning natural landscapes. Delight in exclusive experiences such as Montserrat with wine tasting, a tour of Toledo, the enchanting wonders of Sintra, and the Village of Furnas. Complete your journey with an unforgettable Azores whale-watching excursion, ensuring an unforgettable experience.

  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Barcelona
  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Madrid
  • 3 Nights Luxury Accommodation in Lisbon
  • 4 Nights Luxury Accommodation in São Miguel
  • Gaudi Marvels
  • Montserrat with Wine Experience
  • Tour of Toledo
  • The Charming Sintra
  • The Village of Furnas
  • Azores Whale Watching
  • Transfers
  • Breakfast Daily


Day 1 Barcelona Essence

Welcome to Spain! Upon your arrival at Barcelona Airport, you will meet with your experienced driver and enjoy a relaxing and scenic transfer to Barcelona City.

Day 2 Gaudi Wonders in Barcelona

Explore Barcelona’s iconic landmarks with your expert English-speaking guide, delving into the legacy of Gaudi, synonymous with the city’s identity. Gaudi’s architectural marvels, resembling sculptures, showcase an organic evolution, earning UNESCO recognition for their uniqueness. Begin at the awe-inspiring Sagrada Familia, a testament to modern architecture’s evolution. Next, immerse yourself in the whimsical charm of Park Guell, a UNESCO site highlighting Gaudi’s organic style. Stroll along Passeig de Gracia, adorned with modernist treasures like Casa Batlló, a testament to Gaudi’s visionary approach to revitalizing architecture. Embrace Barcelona’s artistic and historical richness with today’s captivating tour.

Day 3 Montserrat and Wine Experience

Embark on a scenic drive to Montserrat Hill, where you’ll marvel at the monastery and panoramic vistas. For the adventurous, a brief hiking trail unveils the hill’s splendor. Experience the ethereal voices of the boys’ choir and cap off your journey with a visit to Ca N’Estella, a 19th-century family winery. Indulge in wine tasting alongside local delicacies, completing your immersive exploration of Montserrat’s cultural and natural wonders.

Day 4 Onwards to Madrid

Journey to the other side of Spain and reach Madrid. Spain’s vibrant capital blends rich history with modern flair. With its majestic Royal Palace, masterpieces at the Prado Museum, and the bustling Plaza Mayor, Madrid bristles with cultural wonders. Additionally, the city’s lively atmosphere is evident in its tapas bars, flamenco shows, and bustling markets like El Rastro. Madrid’s diverse neighborhoods, from the trendy Malasaña to the upscale Salamanca, offer unique experiences. Whether enjoying a sunset at Retiro Park or shopping along Gran Vía, Madrid captivates with its dynamic culture and charm. Relax as you enjoy a seamless transfer.

Day 5 City Tour and Royal Palace

Embark on a comprehensive tour of Madrid, offering insights into its iconic neighborhoods such as the historic Old Madrid and upscale Salamanca District. Discover the majestic Royal Palace, once the residence of Spanish monarchs and still utilized for official functions. With its staggering 3,418 rooms, it stands as one of Western Europe’s largest palaces, steeped in centuries of Spanish history. Explore the Throne Room, Gala Dining Room, and Hall of the Columns, unraveling the rich tapestry of Spain’s chronicles within its regal walls. Conclude your day by experiencing the Spanish tradition of flamenco dancing. Visit Corral de la Moreria, a renowned Flamenco venue, hosting award-winning artists recognized globally since 1956. Its Michelin-starred restaurant complements the cultural immersion.

Day 6 Tour of Toledo

Today’s journey will take you to Toledo, a city embodying the harmonious coexistence of Judaism, Islam, and Christianity. Wander its cobblestone streets, steeped in the essence of Spanish culture, and delve into its status as the country’s handicraft capital, showcasing renowned Damascene artistry and iconic Toledo swords. Visit the majestic Our Lady’s Cathedral, the esteemed primate cathedral of Spain. Immerse yourself in Toledo’s cultural tapestry, where each corner narrates a story of tolerance, craftsmanship, and the enduring legacy of three distinct cultures converging in one remarkable city.

Day 7 On Your Way to Lisbon

Your adventure continues in Lisbon. Portugal’s vibrant capital offers a captivating blend of history, culture, and modernity. The charming Alfama district with its narrow streets and Fado music, The historic Belém Tower, and Jerónimos Monastery make it a must-see destination in Europe. Discover the lively Bairro Alto for its nightlife and trendy shops. Lisbon’s rich culinary scene, featuring delicious pastéis de nata and fresh seafood, ensures an unforgettable travel experience.

Day 8 Walking Tour of Lisbon

Embark on an enchanting journey through Lisbon, a city steeped in history and brimming with cultural treasures. Wander through its captivating neighborhoods, such as the quaint Alfama, where narrow cobblestone streets lead to charming courtyards and breathtaking views of the Tagus River. Marvel at the timeless beauty of weathered pastel buildings adorned with intricate azulejos, each telling a story of days gone by. Explore Saint George’s Castle, a testament to Lisbon’s enduring legacy, and immerse yourself in its fascinating history, from the historic siege of 1147 to its panoramic vistas overlooking the city and river. Experience the heart and soul of Lisbon through its iconic landmarks, local delights, and lively ambiance.

Day 9 Sintra and Regaleira Palace

Fall in love with the enchanting town of Sintra, renowned for its fairy-tale-like palaces, charming streets, and lush gardens nestled amidst sinuous hills. Begin in Sintra’s historic center, exploring cobbled streets and colorful facades, and discovering quaint shops and traditional Portuguese cafes. Next, visit Quinta da Regaleira, a core part of Sintra’s cultural landscape and a UNESCO World Heritage site. Designed by Italian architect Luigi Manini, this Romantic palace features a chapel and a lush park with lakes, grottoes, and fountains. On your return to Lisbon, marvel at the coastal wonder of Boca do Inferno before journeying along the scenic Marginal Road.

Day 10 Heading to São Miguel

The final destination of your journey is São Miguel. Reconnect with nature with a whale-watching experience, explore the charming Village of Furnas, nestled amidst lush greenery and bubbling hot springs, and spend a day in São Miguel to unwind into nature’s embrace.

Day 11 Tour to the Village of Furnas

Start your day at Ribeira Grande, the epicenter of baroque art in São Miguel, where delights await. Begin with a visit to Ferreira Liqueurs, showcasing the crown jewel of Passion fruit Liqueur. Drive along the scenic north coast, pausing at Santa Iria Belvedere and Gorreana tea factory for a delightful tasting experience. En route to Furnas, marvel at the panoramic vistas from Pico de Ferro belvedere, where lush vegetation paints a mesmerizing landscape. At Furnas Lake, the gothic Chapel Nossa Senhora das Victorias casts its reflection on tranquil waters, contrasting the bubbling volcanic fumaroles along the shore, used by locals to cook the famous cozido. In the afternoon, explore Terra Nostra Park, a haven of English romantic gardens, featuring thermal waters for a rejuvenating dip. Conclude with a visit to the hot springs, where diverse volcanic activities create an awe-inspiring spectacle of spouting geysers and boiling mud. Today’s journey promises an immersive exploration of São Miguel’s natural wonders and cultural delights.

Day 12 Azores Whale Watching

In the middle of the mystical Atlantic Ocean, the wonderful Azores islands are a permanent home or point of passage for more than a third of the entire world’s whale and dolphin species. Embark on this lifetime adventure with ancestral creatures where science and emotion come together at their highest level! This may be the best place on earth to observe these magnificent animals.

Day 13 Sit back and Relax

Enjoy a day at leisure. Relax by the pool, explore the surroundings at your own pace, or treat yourself to a day at the SPA.

Day 14 Departure

As your adventure concludes, it’s time to say goodbye. This Mediterranean journey revealed the heritage of iconic cities and enriched your experience with cherished memories that will last for a lifetime.

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