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GLOBUS 2018: Iberian Tapestry (ZZ)
9 days from Barcelona to Lisbon
A tapestry takes different colors and threads, and weaves them together into a beautiful design. That is what this escorted tour of Spain and Portugal-Iberian Tapestry-does. It weaves together the sights and cultures of Spain's and Portugal's most famous cities-Lisbon, Barcelona, Madrid, Cordoba, and Seville-and weaves them into one marvelous vacation. You'll spend two nights each in Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, and Lisbon, and you'll enjoy guided sightseeing in each.

Fans of art and architecture are sure to be delighted by the visits to Barcelona's Sagrada Familia Basilica, architect Gaudi's masterpiece. Begun in 1882, it is still not completed. In Madrid, visit the famous Prado Museum, which houses 8,000 pieces of Western painting and is one of the world's most prestigious art museums. In Cordoba, visit the magnificent 8th-century Mosque of the Caliphs. In Seville, visit the Casa de Pilatos, with a splendid collection of Roman sculptures.

Those interested in trying the local specialties and wines will be thrilled by the special treats Globus has arranged. In Seville, you'll enjoy a special dinner with local specialties and Flamenco entertainment, and in Portugal, enjoy a wine tasting in Azeitao.

Throughout this Spain and Portugal tour, you'll be accompanied by an expert Tour Director and Local Guides who will bring these destinations to life with in-depth, first-hand knowledge of each city's history, sights, culture, and local secrets. Add magnificent churches and cathedrals, local specialties and wine plus fantastic art and architecture with a flourish of Iberian flamboyance, and? you have a dream vacation to Spain's most famous cities and Lisbon!
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Tour OperatorGlobus
OfferOffer valid through 12/31/2017
Duration
9 Days
Escorted
Escorted - Yes
Itinerary
DayDestinationDescription
Day 1BarcelonaWelcome to Barcelona! At 6 pm, meet your Tour Director and traveling companions for a welcome dinner with wine at your hotel. (D)
Day 2BarcelonaSightseeing with a Local Guide features the Columbus Monument, Plaza de Cataluna, and Paseo de Gracia. Highlight is a visit to the spectacular SAGRADA FAMILIA BASILICA, Gaudi's masterpiece. Also enjoy a panoramic view of the city and harbor from Montjuic Hill. This afternoon, an optional excursion to Montserrat can be arranged. (B)
Day 3MadridEnjoy rustic Catalonian and Aragonian landscapes on your journey to Madrid, the capital of Spain since 1561. (B)
Day 4MadridMadrid today is a strikingly modern city, the showcase of a country resolutely turned towards the future. Your Local Guide takes you to the Puerta del Sol, Plaza de Espana with its monument to Cervantes, the Parliament, Cibeles Fountain, elegant Calle Alcala, and Paseo de Castellana. Then, enjoy a highlight visit to the palatial PRADO MUSEUM with its priceless art treasures. To make the most of your stay, exciting optional excursions are available. (B)
Day 5SevilleDrive south through the arid landscapes of Don Quixote's La Mancha to Cordoba, where sightseeing with a Local Guide includes the Alcazar, the Roman Bridge, and the medieval Jewish quarter. Tour the magnificent 8th-century MOSQUE OF THE CALIPHS, famous for its 850 pillars of porphyry, marble, and jasper. Then, continue to Seville, the vibrant, festive capital of Andalusia. (B)
Day 6SevilleDuring your guided sightseeing tour, you will hear about the city's role in Roman times, its conquest by the Moors in 712 AD, and its contribution to the discovery of the New World. Admire Maria Luisa Park, the Golden Tower on the Guadalquivir River, and the university that used to be the tobacco factory of Carmen fame. Also visit the magnificent CASA DE PILATOS, a mixture of Moorish and Roman architecture with a splendid collection of Roman sculptures. Then, stroll through the narrow lanes of the charming SANTA CRUZ QUARTER. For those interested, an optional extended guided visit to the cathedral is available. This evening, [LF] a special dinner to try out local specialties has been prepared for you at El Palacio Andaluz restaurant with Flamenco entertainment. (B,D)
Day 7LisbonA scenic drive today takes you to Portugal. Stop in Azeitao and enjoy [LF] a WINE TASTING before arriving in Lisbon, proud capital of Portugal. (B)
Day 8LisbonLisbon was the center of Europe's longest-lived overseas empire. Portugal's imperial ambitions date back to Prince Henry the Navigator's 15th-century discoveries in West Africa. Morning sightseeing with a Local Guide features a drive through the Baixa quarter's main squares. Then, enjoy a walk through the cobblestone alleys of quaint ALFAMA, the popular quarter of the seamen and Fado singers. Drive along the grand Avenida da Liberdade up to Pombal Square, and stop for pictures of Belem Tower and the Monument to the Discoveries. Also visit the CHURCH with the tomb of Vasco da Gama. Tonight, a special farewell dinner has been prepared for you at a local restaurant. (B,D)
Day 9LisbonYour vacation ends with breakfast this morning. (B)
Dates/Pricing
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April 14, 2018Land Only Price$2,129.00 (USD)Quote
April 21, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
April 28, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
May 05, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
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June 30, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
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July 21, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
July 28, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
August 04, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
August 11, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
August 18, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
August 25, 2018Land Only Price$2,159.00 (USD)Quote
September 01, 2018Land Only Price$2,159.00 (USD)Quote
September 08, 2018Land Only Price$2,159.00 (USD)Quote
September 15, 2018Land Only Price$2,159.00 (USD)Quote
September 22, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
September 29, 2018Land Only Price$2,139.00 (USD)Quote
October 06, 2018Land Only Price$2,129.00 (USD)Quote
Disclaimer
US$ Price Details

Prices are per person, based on double room occupancy.

Single room supplement:
$501

Triple room reduction per person:
$57

Extra nights per person in Barcelona:
in single room $165-$356, in twin $92-$195, in triple $84-$155

Extra nights per person in Lisbon:
in single room $97-$117, in twin $58-$68, in triple $52-$59

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    GLOBUS 2018: Iberian Tapestry (ZZ)
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    A tapestry takes different colors and threads, and weaves them together into a beautiful design. That is what this escorted tour of Spain and Portugal-Iberian Tapestry-does.