Multi-Day Tour | Private

Journey Through Spain – Private Luxury Spain Tours (17 days)

Artisans of Leisure

Madrid, Spain To Barcelona, Spain

Valid for Departures Now Through: 22 Mar 2019

Itinerary

DAY LOCATION(S) HOTEL MEALS DESCRIPTION
Day 1
Madrid, Spain
The Westin Palace, Madrid Snack

JOURNEY THROUGH SPAIN: Madrid & Toledo, Cordoba, Granada, Seville, Bilbao, Rioja, San Sebastian, Barcelona

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

Private arrival transfer to hotel

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

Evening private tapas tour

Day 2
Madrid, Spain
The Westin Palace, Madrid Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Old town, Royal Palace, Plaza Mayor, markets, squares, noted museums, art, architecture

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

Day 3
Segovia, Spain
Toledo, Spain
Madrid, Spain
The Westin Palace, Madrid Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Toledo or Segovia with expert guide and driver

Hilltop cities, history, architecture, religious sites, art, sweets

Day 4
Córdoba, Spain
Hospes Palacio del Bailio Breakfast

Private transfer to train station for high-speed train to Cordoba

Private tour of Cordoba with expert guide and driver

Great Mosque-Cathedral, Jewish Quarter, Roman sites, picturesque back streets

Private transfer to hotel

Accommodation in Cordoba at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 5
Granada, Spain
Parador Nacional de San Francisco Breakfast

Private overland transfer to Granada

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

Day 6
Granada, Spain
Parador Nacional de San Francisco Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Alhambra, gardens, Albaicin neighborhood

Day 7
Seville, Spain
Ronda, Spain
Hotel Alfonso XIII, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Seville Breakfast

Private transfer to Seville with touring of Ronda en route

Whitewashed town, dramatic cliffs, local villages and wineries

Accommodation in Seville at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 8
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 9
La Rioja, Spain
Bilbao, Spain
Hotel Marques de Riscal, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Elciego Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Bilbao

Private arrival transfer to la Rioja, with tour of Bilbao en route

Architecture, art, interesting neighborhoods, history, markets

Accommodation in La Rioja at ultra-luxury hotel

Day 10
Laguardia, Spain
La Rioja, Spain
Hotel Marques de Riscal, a Luxury Collection Hotel, Elciego Breakfast

Full-day private excursion to Laguardia and nearby wineries

Wine tasting, hilltop villages, architecture

Day 11
San Sebastian, Spain
Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian Breakfast

Private overland transfer to San Sebastian

Touring of Pays Basque en route including Bayonne, Biarritz or St.-Jean-de-Luz

Accommodation in San Sebastian in ultra-luxury hotel

Day 12
San Sebastian, Spain
Hotel Maria Cristina, a Luxury Collection Hotel, San Sebastian Breakfast

Morning private city tour

Old town, fishing port, history, culture, local shops

Evening private pintxos and txakoli wine tasting tour

Cuisine, markets, wine, pintxos

Additional options can be arranged, upon rewuest: private cooking class

Day 13
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Private transfer to airport for flight to Barcelona. Private arrival transfer to hotel

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

Day 14
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Full-day private tour with expert guide and driver

Historical highlights, old town, Cathedral, markets

Day 15
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Half-day private tour with expert guide and driver or private cooking class and market visit

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 16
Barcelona, Spain
Mandarin Oriental, Barcelona Breakfast

Private excursion to Catalan countryside

Cuisine, wine, markets, Montserrat

Day 17
Barcelona, Spain
None Breakfast

Private airport transfer

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JOURNEY THROUGH SPAIN: Madrid & Toledo, Cordoba, Granada, Seville, Bilbao, Rioja, San Sebastian, Barcelona


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


This is the ultimate private luxury tour of the most interesting and exciting historical, cultural and culinary destinations in Spain. The tour features in-depth private touring with expert guides, accommodation at Spain’s most exclusive hotels and resorts, and special activities such as private art tours of top museums, wine tours at exclusive wineries, and tasting tours of our favorite tapas and pintxos bars.

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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Ask about incorporating special interest activities: culinary touring, family-focused activities, soft adventure excursions, art tours, shopping, performances, philanthropy, heritage, and more.

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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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