Andalucia Golden Triangle AC1

Sevilla – Cordoba – Granada tour

Based on 7 nights self-drive independent tour in Spain

The classic tour of Moorish Andalucia. Discover the cities of the Sultans of El Andaluz and marvel at their magnificent heritage – the finest Arabic architecture of western Europe, vast landscapes of olives and oranges and narrow lanes filled with soulful Flamenco music. Here you can feel the ebb and flow of history, the Reconquista of the Catholic Kings and the riches of the Americas flooding in via the Guadalquivir river.

Tour Highlights:

  • Cathedral & Alcázar of Sevilla
  • Great Mosque of Cordoba
  • Granada’s Alhambra Palace & Albaicin
  • World renowned Andalucian hospitality
  • Finest olive oil & cured ham in the world
  • Flamenco music, fiestas & fine sherries

£450- £725* per person

* Indicative prices (including car hire – flights not included).

Sevilla, Plaza de España

Day 1 to 3 – Sevilla

  • 3 World Heritage Sites in the historic town centre!
  • The  Giralda tower & Cathedral  – the world’s largest Gothic structure
  • The magnificent Alcázar Royal Palace dating to the 9th Century
  • Historic Santa Cruz, lively Triana, Plaza de España
  • Authentic Flamenco, tapas bars with hand-cut jamón…
cordoba_mezquita

Days 4 & 5 – Cordoba

  • The Great Mosque – immense, awesome and stunningly beautiful
  • Lose yourself in the Jewish Quarter’s winding lanes
  • Relax in the Moorish bath houses or with a glass of Montilla Moriles
  • Beautiful ‘patio’ courtyards festooned with geraniums
  • Roman remains from the city’s stint as capital of southern Iberia
Alhambra arches

Day 6 & 7 – Granada

  • The Alhambra Palace – city of the Nasrid Sultans
  • Atmospheric Albaicin with night time views to the Alhambra
  • Cathedral, resting place of the Catholic Kings
  • Wonderful bars, incredible tapas – many free!
  • Take a trip to the Sierra Nevada, mainland Spain’s highest mountains

What’s included

The itinerary includes the following:

  • Accommodation in our listed hotels – 2 sharing 1 std. double ensuite, B&B
  • Economy 4dr car hire
  • Guide book and map of Andalucia
  • Instructions to find all accommodation & regional road map

Not included:

  • Flights – but we are able to advise
  • One-way car hire charges, where applicable (see your quote email)
  • The following car hire extras – these can be added at pick-up point
    • extra driver
    • child seats
    • GPS
  • Garage parking where applicable (mostly city stops) – please ask us about parking charges.

Getting there

A round tour with many flights from points throughout the UK – the best options are:

Southern connections:

  • For Sevilla: Ryanair from Stansted, Glasgow or Dublin
  • For Jerez: Ryanair from Stansted
  • For Malaga: Easyjet from Stansted, Glasgow, Manchester, Luton + others, Ryanair from Edinburgh, Liverpool, Leeds, Manchester + others

NB: Flights are not included

If these flights don’t suit the route can be adapted to suit many different options including, for example, starting or finishing in Madrid. Please contact us for advice.

Getting around

For passengers travelling by air we will include a hire car as part of the package. Normally we include a 4 door economy class car but please let us know if you would like something different.

Alternatively you can use the train to get around. Please ask us about this option.

In either case we will provide full instructions to arrive at each hotel, complete with GPS co-ordinates, as well as a map of the area

What our clients say

… just back from the fantastic bespoke tour of Andalucia that you organised for us and are both really delighted with the whole experience.

We drove about 2300 km in all and loved the experience of the great Spanish roads.

– Client 2018

Sevilla Torre de Oro

Ronda was magnificent and the royal palace of Alcazar was a nice counterpoint to the beauty of the Alhambra.

Your organisation, Vamoos app and advice were invaluable.

– Client 2018

Sevilla Plaza de España lake

A most enjoyable holiday.

 

Hotels and travel exactly as described. Travel company knowledgeable about the region and provided useful advice and guidance in advance.

– Client 2016

Tour Seville-Cordoba-Granada by train, then by hire car to Malaga and Ronda. We visited principal churches, museums and monuments and relaxed in Malaga and Ronda. Hotel accommodation and breakfast excellent in all cases. Advice from travel company accurate and very useful.

– Client 2016

We had a mix of seaside, mountains, architecture, culture and amazing scenery and sights during the 2 weeks. We absolutely loved Cordoba, Ronda and Seville, which we could easily visit from Carmona.

– Client 2016

We were extremely happy with all aspects of the holiday and would thoroughly recommend Casas Cantabricas.

– Client 2016

Sevilla Alcazar Doncellas

Andalucia in images