Explore France and Spain
14 day tour
Available everyday

Skip the line admissions, comfortable vehicles, good guides...

Program:

- Day 1 – Arrival in Paris - (B)


Upon arrival in Paris airport, meet our representative at the airport, transfer to your hotel, after a short brief information about your tour,
then you will have the afternoon free to relax or to explore this magic city on your own, Overnight stay in Paris.

- Day 2 - Paris - (B/L)
In the morning we will continue on the private guided tour to highlights of Paris :
Eifel Tower & Trocadéro (photo stop), the Opera house, Notre-Dame (photo stop), Concorde Square, Vendôme Square, the Louvre,
the Seine River banks, the Invalides, Madeleine church, Champs Elysées, Arc de Triomphe...
We will then enjoy lunch on Eifel tower
Then in the afternoon we will take you to Louvre Museum where you wil enjoy a visiting
3 main masterpieces such as The Venus de Milo, The Winged Victory and of course The Mona Lisa painted by Leonardo Da Vinci. This tour ends at the Louvre.
you will then spend rest of the day at leisure.
Overnight in Paris.

- Day 3 - Paris - (B)

in the morning we will meet you at your hotel and continue on the half day tour to Versailles
You will visit the largest Palace in Europe built by the King Louis XIV. On the way to Versailles you will be told the history of this former residence of the monarchs until the French revolution. During this Versailles tour you will be able to witness what was the opulence and abundance of luxury in which the Kings of France used to live.
Once in Versailles, you will have the chance to visit the Hall of the Mirrors, the Queen's chamber and the other rooms thanks an Audio-guide system that will allow you to comprehend one of the most important period of the French history.
After the visit of the Palace you will have time on our own to stroll through the picturesque French formal gardens.
After the tour we will provide a transfer back to your hotel then you will have rest of the day at leisure. Overnight in Paris.

- Day 4 – Paris to Avignon – (B)
In the morning you will depart from Paris on a TGV train to Avignon. 
Upon arrival, you will be met at Avignon train station and transferred to your hotel, after check in you will have a free day to enjoy and explore. Overnight stay in Avignon.

- Day 5 – Avignon – (B/L)
In the morning you will be picked up at your hotel and go on a day to explore Provence
You will visit the Famous Pont du Gard bridge,  Village of Les Baux de Provence, 
You will then visit a Lavender museum with distillation demonstration, then we will continue on to visiting small villages of this region. 
After the tour you will return to your hotel and be dropped at the town center. 
Overnight in Avignon.

Day 6 - Avignon to Paris - (B)
After breakfast you will depart from Avignon on a fast train to Paris, upon arrival you will be met and train station and transfered to your hotel, Overnight in Paris.

- Day 7 – Paris to Madrid - (b)
Per your flight time, we will provide a transfer to Paris Airport.
Arrival in Madrid, meet our representative at the airport and transfer to your hotel,
After check in you will have the day at leisure. Overnight stay in Madrid.


– Day 9 – Madrid -
Today we will take you on a guided tour of the city.  
After a panoramic city tour we will visit the famous Prado museum.
Prado museum is one the best Museums in Europe, you will see Spanish Royal Art Collection, and see the art work of some famous masters like El Greco, Goya, Rubens and Titian, you will then have the afternoon at leisure.  
Overnight stay in Madrid.

- Day 8 - Madrid - (B)
Day at leisure --
optional tour to Avila and Segovia
Overnight in Madrid

- Day 10 - Madrid to Seville - (B/D)
In the morning you will be picked up at your hotel and start the day with a scenic drive to Seville
On the way we will stop and visit Cordoba.
Córdoba has the second largest Old town in Europe, the largest urban area in the world declared World Heritage by UNESCO. The most important building and symbol of the city, the Great Mosque of Córdoba and current cathedral, alongside the Roman bridge, are the best known facet of the city. Other Roman remains include the Roman Temple, the Theatre, Mausoleum, the Colonial Forum, the Forum Adiectum, an amphitheater and the remains of the Palace of the Emperor Maximian in the Archaeological site of Cercadilla, among others.
We will then depart from Cordoba and go on a scenic drive down to Seville where we will spend the night.
Overnight in Seville.

- Day 11 – Seville – (B/D)
After breakfast you will have the day at leisure in Seville.
Seville contains three UNESCO World Heritage Sites: the Alcázar palace complex, the Cathedral and the General Archive of the Indies. The Seville harbor, located about 50 miles from the Atlantic Ocean, is the only river port in Spain
Seville became one of the economic center 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. 
( optional Flamenco show in Seville)
Overnight in Seville.

– Day 12 – Seville to Granada – (B/D)
In the morning we will depart from Seville and go on a scenic drive to Granada,  upon arrival we visit Alhambra and Generallife Gardens
The Alhambra, a Moorish citadel and palace, is in Granada. It is the most renowned building of the Andalusian Islamic historical legacy with its many cultural attractions that make Granada a popular destination among the touristic cities of Spain. 
The Almohad influence on architecture is preserved in the area of the city called the Albaicín with its fine examples of Moorish and Morisco construction.
Rest of the day at leisure--  Overnight in Granada.

- Day 13 – Granada to Madrid  (B/D)
In the morning we will depart from Granada and drive up North to Madrid, on the way we will stop and visit Toledo.
UNESCO declared Toledo a World Heritage Site in 1986 for its extensive cultural and monumental heritage and historical coexistence of Christian, Muslim and Jewish cultures.

Toledo is known as the "Imperial City" for having been the main venue of the court of Charles I, and as the "City of the Three Cultures", having been influenced by a historical coexistence of Christians, Muslims and Jews. In 1085, the city fell to Alfonso VI of Castile as the first major city in the Christian Reconquista. Toledo has a history in the production of bladed weapons, which are now popular souvenirs of the city.
After visiting Toledo we will drive to Madrid for the night.
Overnight in Madrid.

Day 14 – Departure from Madrid – (B)
After breakfast we will provide a transfer to Madrid airport

Program ends

Total cost _____ Euros per person in a double room & ____ Euros in a single room

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Price includes
* All hotels (Superior Class centrally located hotels)
* All land transfers in comfortable vehicles
* Train tickets from Paris to Avignon
* Train tickets from Avignon to Paris
* Flight tickets from Paris to Madrid
* All meals mentioned in the itinerary (B-breakfast, L-lunch & D-dinner)
* All of the tours that are mentioned in the itinerary
* Professional, English-speaking tour guides
* All taxes and service charges

Excludes
* International flight tickets to Rome
* International flight tickets from Paris to your next destination


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