22175
Spain

Southern Spain Yesterday & Today: Madrid, Granada & Seville

From olive groves to world-renowned cathedrals, Southern Spain is a diverse region just waiting to be explored. Discover the very best of Madrid, Granada and Seville!
Rating (5)
Program No. 22175RJ
Length
13 days
Starts at
4,299
Flights start at
625

At a Glance

Glorious Gothic cathedrals, intricately detailed synagogues, traditional Moorish neighborhoods and ancient Roman ruins: The icons of Southern Spain are a testament to its distinct history of conquest, culture and art. Discover the unique legacy and exuberant modern life in Madrid, Granada and Seville through expert-led walks, lectures and excursions. Join us to learn about some of the most diverse and exciting cities in all of Europe.
Activity Level
Let's Go!
Walking up to 3-4 miles per day, cobblestones and winding roads.
Small Group
Small Group
Love to learn and explore in a small-group setting? These adventures offer small, personal experiences with groups of 10 to 24 participants.

Best of all, you'll ...

  • Discover a UNESCO World Heritage Site, Alhambra Palace and Generalife gardens.
  • Explore the Museo Nacional del Prado, one of the world’s leading art museums.
  • Spend an exciting evening seeing Flamenco Dance in Seville. Meet a local expert for Alcázar Royal Palace visit.

General Notes

Program includes independent time to explore the city and several meals on your own. Group Leaders will provide directions for self-directed excursions. Suggestions for free-time activities provided in preparatory materials.
Featured Expert
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Deborah Cole
Deborah Cole is half-Spanish, half-American with a degree in history and geography, specializing in the Middle Ages and Spanish Colonialism. She also holds a master’s in international boundaries and a PhD on the Spanish southern border and Strait of Gibraltar and Alhucemas Sea. Deborah teaches high school history and geography for the regional government of Andalusia. In her free time, she loves to paint, hike, cycle, yoga and meditate.

Please note: This expert may not be available for every date of this program.

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Deborah Cole
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Judy Cotter
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