Old Castille

Old Castile Experience

 

Day 7 Toledo - Madrid

Breakfast. Collect your luggage and farewell the city at you drive to Madrid airport to drop off your car…
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Day 6 Salamanca - Ávila - Toledo

Breakfast. Travel Southeast today and stop for lunch at the Parador just inside the walled city of Avila, then a leisurely run in to Toledo. Picturesquely sited on a hill above the River Tagus is the historical centre of Toledo. Overnight.

Day 5 Salamanca

Breakfast. This morning you have a half day tour of historical Salamanca with an official local guide. Salamanca is a wonderful University town, with great traditions and a magnificent old quarter. Overnight

Day 4 Segovia - Salamanca

Breakfast. Return to the road today and continue onto Salamanca, a wonderful University town with great traditions and a magnificent old quarter. Salamanca is called La Dorada in Spanish, or the Golden One, owing to the colour of its sandstone buildings. Overnight.

Day 3 Madrid - El Escorial - Segovia

Breakfast. Collect your hire car and travel north-west of Madrid to the impressive monastery of San Lorenzo de El Escorial, which is not only a monastery, but a church and a palace as well. Continue to Segovia, one of the most spectacularly sited cities in Spain. Perhaps spend the afternoon exploring the city centre with its magnificent aqueduct and Alcazar. Overnight.

Day 2 Madrid

Breakfast. A free day to explore. Madrid's main attractions include three internationally famous art galleries, a royal palace, grand public squares and many museums filled with the treasures of Spain's history. In the evening, join a small group Wine & Tapas tour. There are two "Madrids": the one you can't help but see, and the one you need a local person to show you. We'd like to invite you to enjoy the experience of "ir de tapas", as madrileños do. You will discover hidden spots with atmosphere, dishes with a history, and diverse types of wine, strolling along Madrid's 17th century streets. You will visit three or four bars in the old part of Madrid. Overnight.

Day 1 Madrid

Arrival at the airport and transfer to your hotel for check-in. Settle in and relax. Spain's capital is situated close to the geographical centre of the country. Overnight.