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Highlights of Spain & Portugal – Private Luxury Europe Tours (13 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Barcelona, Spain To Lisbon, Portugal

Valid for Departures Now Through: 25 Jul 2021

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona None

HIGHLIGHTS OF SPAIN & PORTUGAL: Barcelona, Madrid, Granada, Seville, Lisbon & Sintra

An exclusive private tour of Spain and Portugal for the most discerning luxury traveler

Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Barcelona at ultra-luxury hotel: Mandarin Oriental Barcelona or Hotel Arts

Day 2
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Historical highlights, old town, Cathedral, markets

Day 3
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Modernist architecture sites, noted museums, parks, art

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: private cooking class and market visit, excursion to Montserrat, excursion to wineries, excursion to countryside and coast

Day 4
Madrid, Spain
The Westin Palace, Madrid Breakfast

Private transfer to station for high-speed AVE train to Madrid. Private arrival transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Madrid at ultra-luxury hotel: Hotel Ritz Madrid or The Westin Palace Hotel

Day 5
Madrid, Spain
The Westin Palace, Madrid Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Cultural and historic highlights, old town, Plaza Mayor, markets, squares

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: excursion to Toledo, Segovia, or El Escorial; bullfight; flamenco show; tickets to a soccer game

Day 6
Granada, Spain
La Bobadilla, a Royal Hideaway Hotel Breakfast

Private transfer to station for high-speed AVE train to Malaga. Private arrival transfer to Granada

Accommodation at luxury hotel in Granada: Parador Nacional de San Francisco, Hospes Palacio de los Patos or Barcelo La Bobadilla

Day 7
Granada, Spain
La Bobadilla, a Royal Hideaway Hotel Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Alhambra, gardens, Albaicin neighborhood

Day 8
Seville, Spain
Hotel Alfonso XIII, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seville Breakfast

Private overland transfer to Seville, with option to visit Ronda en route

Accommodation in Seville at ultra-luxury hotel

Evening private tapas tour

Day 9
Seville, Spain
Hotel Alfonso XIII, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seville Breakfast

Half-day private city tour with expert guide and driver

Cathedral, Alcazar palace, interesting neighborhoods, architecture

Day 10
Lisbon, Portugal
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon Breakfast

Private overland transfer to Lisbon, with private tour of Evora en route

Roman ruins, beautiful landscapes, bone chapel, architecture, wine estate

Accommodation in Lisbon at ultra-luxury hotel: Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon, Olissippo Lapa Palace, Verride Palacio de Santa Catarina, or Bairro Alto Hotel

Day 11
Lisbon, Portugal
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Ancient Alfama district, Belem, culinary spots, museums, crafts, tiles, lace, gardens, upscale districts

Evening tickets to fado performance

Day 12
Lisbon, Portugal
Four Seasons Hotel Ritz Lisbon Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Sintra

Palaces, gardens, Jewish quarter, castles, Moorish design, tiles

Option to stop in Cascais seaside village for lunch at gourmet restaurant

Additional options can be arranged, upon request: a private cooking class, a tour of Portugal's most prestigious tile factory, hands-on lessons in traditional Portuguese arts

Day 13
Lisbon, Portugal
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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Description

HIGHLIGHTS OF SPAIN & PORTUGAL: Barcelona, Madrid, Granada, Seville, Lisbon & Sintra

An exclusive private tour of Spain and Portugal for the most discerning luxury traveler

This private, luxurious tour features the very best of Spain and Portugal: dynamic cities, beautiful landscapes, impressive UNESCO World Heritage sites, delicious food and wine, and rich cultural traditions. The tour includes acclaimed luxury hotels and private touring with sophisticated local experts.

About Us

Artisans of Leisure is a luxury travel company specializing in comprehensive private tours in Europe, Asia, Africa, South America and the South Pacific. Artisans of Leisure tours are created for discerning travelers who expect the highest level of luxury, service, and attention to detail. Artisans of Leisure tours include preferred rooms at the world’s best luxury hotels and resorts. All touring is private, with expert guides and drivers in each destination, and each day is tailored to individual interests, preferred pace, and travel preferences.

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25th Anniversary Trip

By: AJ


Reviewed on: 01 Sep 2015

Great experience!!! Tony, the driver that was our main contact was amazing.
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