Private Tour of Spain and Portugal

This itinerary was customized for guests Tom and Dom, father and son vacation. One of the many examples of what Travels with Audrey can do for you in Europe. All tours are custom-designed and private. Read what Dom and Tom had to say about entrusting their vacation plans with Audrey. Contact Audrey to find out how you can enjoy a stress-free vacation, where all the details of your vacation are taken care of, leaving you to create memories with loved ones. Book your private tour with an exclusive itinerary to Spain and Portugal with Audrey as your local host.

This package included trains, private drivers throughout, private guided tours, 13 overnights including breakfast:

  • 2 nights in Lisbon
  • 1 night in Evora
  • 3 nights in Sevilla
  • 2 nights in Granada
  • 1  night in Cordoba
  • 4 nights in Madrid

Places, guides and tours included on this vacation: 

  • Private transfer upon arrival in Lisbon to hotel
  • Private transportation and visit with local expert guide on a private 7 hour tour, visiting SINTRA,CASCAIS and ESTORIL
  • Visit Pena Palace with local expert guide, a royal residence built in the 19th century, free time to taste the local pastries, the “queijadas” and walk through the medieval narrow streets of this town, having a look at the handicraft shops. Drive by the Guincho coast, stop at Cascais and return to Lisbon driving along the panoramic coastal road, passing by Estoril.
  • Private transfer to Evora from hotel in Lisbon with guide and full day tour of Evora, a city classified by UNESCO as a World Heritage site, walking tour through the narrow medieval streets, visiting the Cathedral and the Chapel of the Bones
  • Private walking tour of Sevilla including entrance to the cathedral
  • Private tour of the Alhambra in Granada
  • Horse show in Jerez de la Frontera
  • Private exclusive Sherry tasting and visit (incl. wine tasting with  7 wines (4 Fino 1 amontillado, 1 palo cortado 1 oloroso) accompanied with local cheese and Iberian charcuterie, olives
  • Private Spanish Cooking Class in Sevilla: Salmorejo + Spinach with chickpeas + Chicken Paella + light dessert. Class includes Sangría to be served during cooking time. Before morning class a 30 minute food market tour is included.

ITINERARY OVERVIEW:

Day 1:

Arrival Lisbon
Private transfer to hotel

Day 2:

Private guided tour of Sintra, Cascais, Estoril with driver and English speaking guide including a photo stop at Torre de Belem and Monument of Discoveries

Day 3:

Private vehicle transfer with English speaking guide to Evora and tour of Evora

Day 4:

Private vehicle  transfer from hotel in Evora to Hotel in Sevilla

Day 5:

Departure for Jerez de la Frontera for the famous horse show at 10:45 followed by free time and an exclusive Sherry tasting experience

Day 6:

Morning free and in the afternoon meet guide for a 3 hour walking tour of the city including visit to cathedral

Day 7:

Meet at the Market of Triana (walking distance from hotel) for paella cooking class including visit of market.
Private vehicle transfer to hotel in Granada

Day 8:

Meet with English speaking guide at the ticket desk of the Alhambra for visit Alhambra and the Generalife. Afternoon free

Day 9:

Departure with private vehicle transfer from Granada, with a stop to visit an olive oil producer, to Cordoba. Free afternoon and a visit to the Mezquita

Day 10:

Transfer to Madrid by AVE –Evening Tapas crawl

Day 11:

Free morning and visit to the Prado museum
Departure from hotel with private vehicle to the Valley of the fallen

Day 12:

Visit Cuenca by train

Day 13:

Full free day in Madrid

Day 14:

Transfer from hotel to airport in Madrid for flight home

Total tour package cost per person $4,800USD not including flights

Planning a vacation to Spain and PortugalContact Audrey for your 30 minute complimentary phone consultation.

Audrey specializes in custom tours and itineraries to Europe, providing guests with delights that excite the senses that are genuine, intimate and unique experiences of Spain and Portugal.  With a balance of culture, food, wine and stunning natural and man-made landscapes, this tour captures everything that a guest would be looking for in a Spanish and Portuguese experience. Audrey warmly invites you to come along and experience the best these countries have to offer.

 

 

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Audrey De Monte

About Audrey De Monte

Born in New York City, raised in Western Africa, I have studied, lived and worked on three continents (Africa, Europe and North America), and have traveled extensively throughout the world. Travel has shaped my life, who I am, how I look at the world and continues to be my biggest teacher. Together with my native Italian husband, we speak 5 languages. Western Europe is my backyard, in particular Spain, France, Germany, and Italy—countries where I have spent my life, since early childhood, visiting family, friends, studying, living and working.