Spain & Portugal Discovered

from $1490/per person

The 12-day tour will take you to the some of the big cities, old towns and beautiful beaches. Enjoy delicious tapas and Portuguese spices and relax and unwind over a glass of sangria. Plenty of cultural and historical sites to visit as well as amazing nightlife and great weather!

The wellbeing and safety of our passengers, staff and communities visited have always been our utmost priority. We are committed to ensuring your peace of mind with our enhanced Safe Travels protocols and Special Flexible Conditions, so that you can book and travel with confidence. We have also recevied the Safe Travels stamp by the World Travel and Tourism Council (WTTC), which allows travellers to recognise companies around the world that have adopted health and hygiene global standardised protocols.

Duration
12 Day
Destination(s)
Portugal / Spain
Starts in / Ends in
Madrid / Porto
Departs on
Saturdays
Hotel Rating
3 & 4 Star
Average Tour Group Size Avr. Group Size
25-35 Pax

Why You’ll Love This Tour

  • The perfect blend of bustling cities, charming towns and coastal paradises – This 12-day tour through Spain and Portugal ticks all the boxes!
  • Stay in hand-picked and centrally located 4 & 3 star hotels, with all breakfasts included in your tour package.
  • Slow down the pace in Barcelona, Valencia and Lisbon with extended two-night stays to check out the quirky sites, foods and nightlife.
  • Explore the stunning Moorish palaces of Spain as you follow our local guide through the beautiful gardens, charming alleyways and stunning plazas with 1 night stays in Seville and Granada.
  • Get ready to eat your weight in Tapas, Paella and the world-famous Pastel de Nata (or Portuguese ‘Natas).
  • Shape your holiday the way you want with optional activities including a traditional Flamenco Show in Sevilla, a boat day in Lagos, Granada’s iconic Alhambra or relaxing by the ocean in Valencia … this tours gives you a taste of it all!
  • This tour starts in Madrid and finishes in Porto, making for the perfect excuse to extend your stay in Portugal a little longer. If you’d prefer to start and finish your tour in Madrid, take a look at our 12-Day Ultimate Spain and Portugal tour.

Sight Visited

  • Barcelona
    Barcelona

  • Granada
    Granada

    The cultural and historic centre of Cordoba is listed as a World Heritage Site. The Alcazar Fortress is breath-taking and the Jewish neighborhood is not to be missed.

  • Lagos
    Lagos

    You will fall in love with this warm seaside town offering Portuguese culture. This beautiful city with sandy beaches also offers a large variety of water sports.

  • Lisbon
    Lisbon

    Amazing cathedrals, museums, long dinners, friendly locals, lively nightlife… Welcome to the second oldest capital in Europe!

  • Madrid
    Madrid

    The capital of Spain, located in the heart of the Iberian Peninsula, offers an extensive artistic & cultural heritage. An amazing city in every aspect.

  • Porto
    Porto

    Porto is a fascinating and vibrant city that is rapidly becoming one of Western Europe’s most respected tourist destinations. The city boasts an extensive history, interesting tourist attractions, and a buzzing nightlife, and outstanding tourist facilities.

  • Sevilla
    Sevilla

    Walk around and get lost in the perfect combination of Roman, Islamic, Gothic, Renaissance and Baroque style architecture before you get some tapas and join the night.

  • Valencia
    Valencia

    Located on the east coast of the Iberian Peninsula, this magnificent city will blow your mind with its phenomenal combination of Roman, Gothic and Renaissance style architecture, sandy beaches and crazy nightlife.

ITINERARY

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Day 1: Madrid
Welcome to Spain! Meet at the lobby reception at 6:00pm for an informal meeting with your tour guide and other tour members. After, you will have free time to explore Madrid's vibrant nightlife or join us for an optional group dinner at a local restaurant.
  • Accommodation
    Hotel Mayorazgo - 4 Star
  • Included Activities
    Welcome Meeting
  • Optional Activities
    Group Dinner
2
Day 2: Madrid City Tour
Start the day with breakfast before we head off on a guided panoramic city tour passing by top attractions such as the buzzing social hub of Puerta del Sol, the historical square of Plaza Mayor, the official residence of the Spanish royal family Palacio Real, as well as the Almudena Cathedral among many other places. You can’t leave Spain’s capital without trying the regions speciality churros or a quick stroll through Buen Retiro Park for that insta-worthy pic at the Crystal Palace!
  • Accommodation
    Hotel Mayorazgo - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Panoramic Madrid City Tour
3
Day 3: Madrid, Barcelona
Today we will depart for the vibrant cosmopolitan city of Barcelona. A mecca of culture, art and adventure, it's no wonder it's a favourite city amongst many travellers. Spend you free afternoon as you please! You could check out some of  Gaudí’s’s stunning works of architecture which are scattered throughout the city, or visit Camp Nou stadium a football lovers dream.
  • Accommodation
    Catalonia Park Guell - 3 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
4
Day 4: Barcelona City Tour
We'll start the day by checking out all the top sites in our guided panoramic city tour.  In the afternoon, you will have free time to explore the pretty cobblestone streets of the old Gothic Quarter or the buzzing La Rambla district.
  • Accommodation
    Catalonia Park Guell - 3 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Panoramic Barcelona City Tour
5
Day 5: Barcelona, Valencia
Valencia here we come! On arrival we will spend the evening exploring the city together on an orientation walk. In the evening why not try some delicious paella, it originated from this city after all and after check out Valencia's nightlife! 
  • Accommodation
    Hotel Acteon - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Orientation Walk in Valencia
6
Day 6: Valencia City Tour
After breakfast we start our walking tour at Plaza de Reina, located in the heart of the old city. In the afternoon, you will have free time to explore the city by your own. Relax at the beach or visit Ciudad de las Artes y las Ciencias a modern scientific and cultural complex which is the largest of it's kind in Europe.
  • Accommodation
    Hotel Acteon - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Sightseeing of Valencia
7
Day 7: Valencia, Granada
It’s time to depart for our next stop Granada. On arrival we will take a guided orientation tour of Granada to get a glimpse into this beautiful region of Spain. Don't forget to check out one of Spain's iconic highlights, the Alhambra and Generalife gardens. Walk around the fortified Moorish palace complex, with its dramatic backdrop of the Sierra Nevada mountain range, it's not a sight you should miss. End the day by treating yourself to a cold drink and you’ll usually get a free tapa! Winning!
  • Accommodation
    Los Angeles Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Sightseeing of Alhambra & Generalife Gardens
    Sightseeing of Granada
  • Entrance Fees
    Alhambra & Generalife Gardens - EUR 21
8
Day 8: Granada, Sevilla
Time to hit the road, and drive to Sevilla. On arrival, we will walk around Sevilla city centre and you may even recognise some sights along the way, hint *GOT & Star Wars*. In the afternoon, spend some time exploring as you please. We’d recommend climbing the Giralda tower in the Cathedral of St Mary for some epic views, or wandering around the Plaza de España in Parque de María Luisa for it’s grandeur, canal and beautiful ceramics. One of the oldest places in Europe, Reales Alcázares is also a must see, and is the perfect example of Mudéjar architecture. What better way to end the day with an optional Flamenco show! Olé!
  • Accommodation
    Hotel Silken Al Andalus - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Sightseeing of The Cathedral of St. Mary (Seville Cathedral)
    Sightseeing of Parque de María Luisa
    Sightseeing of Reales Alcázares
    Sightseeing of Mudéjar Pavilion
    Sightseeing of Sevilla
  • Optional Activities
    Flamenco Show - EUR 20-40
  • Entrance Fees
    The Cathedral of St. Mary (Seville Cathedral) - 10 Euro
9
Day 9: Sevilla, Lagos, Lisbon
Goodbye Spain, hello Portugal. First stop is the beautiful paradise of Lagos. Chill by the ocean and catch some sun rays on the sand, the rest of the day is yours to do as you please. In the evening, we will drive to Portugal’s capital Lisbon.
  • Accommodation
    Sana Metropolitan Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Optional Activities
    Boat Trip in Lagos - EUR 20
10
Day 10: Lisbon City Tour
It’s time hit the buzzing streets of Lisbon starting with a city tour visiting famous landmarks including the Church Monastery of Jeronimos and Belem Tower, the Lisbon Cathedral, Alfama Quarters, and St.George Castle. The afternoon is yours to roam the pretty streets, winding paths and historic buildings. Why not take a tram ride, or try one (or twenty) of Lisbon’s famous tarts Pastel de Nata. Get the party vibes going, as this evening we can check out Lisbon's famous nightlife in Barrio Alto.
  • Accommodation
    Sana Metropolitan Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Sightseeing of Church Monastery of Jeronimos & Belem Tower
    Sightseeing of The Lisbon Cathedral
    Sightseeing of Alfama Quarters
    Sightseeing of St. George Castle
    Sightseeing of Lisbon
  • Entrance Fees
    St. George Castle - 10 Euro
11
Day 11: Lisbon, Porto
Today we will drive to Porto, the city famous for it's port wine. In the afternoon take a guided walk around the old city of Riberia. There is free time in the afternoon to explore the pretty streets or walk alongside the Douro River. In the evening, we can spend our last dinner together.
  • Accommodation
    Vila Gale Porto Hotel - 4 Star
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast
  • Included Activities
    Sightseeing of Riberia
  • Optional Activities
    Group Dinner
12
Day 12: Porto
After breakfast we will check out of the hotel at 11:00am. Say farewell to all your new mates and we wish you a safe onward journey!
  • Meals Included
    Breakfast

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The tour price covers the following services:

Accommodation

3 star hotels.

Meals

11 breakfasts

Transportation

Air-conditioned non-smoking coach or mini-bus

Guide

Services of experienced Travel Talk tour leader

What is not included in the tour price?

  • Any flights
  • Travel insurance
  • Meals not stated in the itinerary
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Tips & gestures
  • Visa fees
  • Entrance fees to the sights and museums
  • Optional activities
  • Other services not stated in the itinerary
HOTEL MAYORAZGO

HOTEL MAYORAZGO - MADRID


Hotel Mayorazgo is located very centrally in Madrid, in walking distance to Gran Via, Plaza Espana and The Royal Palace

CATALONIA PARK GUELL - BARCELONA


HOTEL ACTEON - VALENCIA


LOS ANGELES HOTEL - GRANADA


HOTEL SILKEN AL ANDALUS - SEVILLA


Silken Al-Andalus Palace Hotel is just 10 minutes’ drive from Seville s historic centre. It offers a gym, beauty salon and a seasonal outdoor pool, as well as terraces, gardens and open spaces to relax in.

SANA METROPOLITAN HOTEL - LISBON


SANA Metropolitan Hotel is located near Praça de Espanha and only 5 minutes’ drive from Marquês de Pombal Square.

VILA GALE PORTO HOTEL - PORTO


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