Example trip

Ancient Andalusia

Best for:

Culture vultures and curious types

7 nights
$8230
All year

Itinerary highlights

  • Marvel at the Moorish architecture of Granada’s Alhambra

  • Delve into Spanish tapas on a food tour of Seville

  • Enjoy dinner and a live flamenco display at Tablao Flamenco, Cordoba

  • Sample fine wines and watch dancing horses in Jerez

  • Experience the atmospheric ancient cities of Andalusia

Curated by Verity

“Head to Andalusia in the quieter winter months when the rest of Europe is closed for business. And come hungry as being the home of Tapas you’ll be tempted by food everywhere you go!”

Itinerary Details

Day 1
Arrival Malaga - Granada

Upon arrival at the airport, you’ll enjoy lunch before embarking an afternoon tour of the city’s historical centre.

Transfer to Granada and check into your hotel. In the evening, dine at a local restaurant before strolling the streets or sampling Granada’s bars.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 2
Granada

Start your day with a walking tour around Granada city centre, admiring the architecture and winding alleys against the backdrop of the Sierra Nevada Mountains.

After lunch, take an excursion to the Cartesian Monastery La Cartuja, which sits atop a hill on the outskirts of the city.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 3
Granada - Cordoba

This morning you’ll explore the architecture and gardens of the Alhambra, one of Spain’s most beautiful buildings.

After lunch, transfer to Cordoba, where you’ll check into your hotel. Your Lightfoot Travel Designer can recommend activities to suit your interests prior to departure.  

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 4
Cordoba

After breakfast, enjoy a walking tour of Cordoba, where you can see influences from several cultures including Roman, Arab and Christian.

The afternoon will be spent at your leisure before you head out for your evening meal complete with live flamenco show.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 5
Cordoba - Seville

This morning you’ll be transferred to Seville where you’ll check into your hotel before heading on a guided food tour of the city.

You’ll sample classic Seville tapas, seafood, desserts and wines, before enjoying an afternoon at leisure.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 6
Seville - Ronda

Start your day with a walking tour of Seville, where you’ll learn about the history, culture and religion of this beguiling Spanish city.

After lunch, enjoy an excursion to the town of Ronda.

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Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 7
Cadiz – Jerez – Malaga

This morning you’ll visit the ancient cities of Cadiz and Jerez. In Jerez, you’ll visit wine cellars and sample various wines and brandies, before watching a display of dancing horses at the Royal Andalusian Riding School.

Transfer to Malaga and enjoy some free time to explore.  

From: $8230 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing

Day 8
Malaga - Departure

After breakfast in Malaga, you have the option of visiting the Picasso Museum, before transferring to the airport for your onward journey.

From: $8230 pp
Pricing is a guideline only and based on 2 people sharing