Treasures of Spain, Portugal & Morocco - Classic Group

Treasures Of Spain, Portugal & Morocco - Classic Group
Traverse Spain, Portugal and Morocco on this 17-day guided tour. Walk through the capital city of Spain, Madrid, with a Local Expert, who will drive you through the Old Quarter to see the origins of the city. In Lisbon, explore the long avenues of Lower Town with a Local Expert, and through the finest square in the city: the Terreiro do Paço. Journey to Gibraltar, a territory under British control, for a tour of St. Michael’s Cave with a Local Expert; be sure to look out for the legendary guardians of the colony, the Barbary Apes. In Marrakesh, meet a Local Expert in the Jemaa el-Fnaa Square, where you can watch dancers and acrobats twirl. Travel to the white-washed village of Alfarnatejo, then discover the oldest olive grove in the region, where you’ll taste freshly pressed oils and dine on a traditional meal while listening to stories of local life in the home of a Spanish family.


Choice Highlights
  • Choose between two carefully selected activities
  • Seville: Stroll through Barrio de Santa Cruz with your Local Expert to hear how the Jewish community has shaped the history of Seville.
  • Seville: Explore Seville's top sights on a panoramic city tour with your Local Expert.
Well-being
  • : Enjoy the comfort of Insight's luxurious, air-conditioned, 40-seat coach with double the standard legroom and onboard washroom. Our customized luxury coaches are sanitized before the start of your tour and are maintained to very high standards. Physical distancing measures have been implemented on our customized luxury coaches.
  • : Experience enhanced hygiene protocols to align with the latest guidance following COVID-19.All Travel Directors, Well-Being Directors and Drivers have completed training in enhanced well-being and hygiene protocols.
  • : We only work with establishments we are confident will consistently adhere to our high well-being standards, which include hotels, restaurants and sight-seeing venues.
  • : Hand sanitizer is freely available on board for you to use throughout the day.
Travel Director
  • : "Morocco is a country with many contrasts, from the very modern world to the incredible ancient traditions that live side by side in a perfect harmony."
  • : "No visit to Portugal is complete without a thorough exploration of its gastronomy. Our guests are delighted by the high-quality food and generous service for which the Portuguese are known."
  • : "Guests are surprised to find that Spanish is not the only language spoken in the country – there’s also Basque, Galician and Catalan, not to mention the little dialects in each province."
Authentic Dining
  • Madrid: Join your Travel Director at 18:00 for a Welcome Dinner in a local restaurant and get to know your fellow travellers over a beautiful evening of delicious food and wine.
  • Lisbon: Delight in a taste of the famous Portuguese delicacy, Pastéis de Belém.
  • Alfarnatejo: Hear the stories of local life as you are invited into the home of a local family to join them for a freshly prepared, traditional lunch, with wine.
  • Alfarnatejo: Taste a selection of freshly pressed olive oils with locally made farmer bread when you stop at Almazara, the oldest olive grove in the region.
  • Madrid: With good food and wine, toast the culmination of your travels during a fabulous Celebration Dinner.
  • Dining Summary: 4 Dinner with Wine (DW), 16 Breakfast (B), 2 Dinner (D), and 1 Lunch with Wine (LW)
Top Rated Highlights
  • Madrid: See the highlights of the city with your Local Expert. Visit the Old Town, travelling along the elegant Paseo de la Castellana, past the fountain in the Plaza de Cibeles, the Cervantes Monument and Royal Palace, before crossing the Puerta del Sol.
  • Avila: Walk within the ancient walls of this unique town.
  • Salamanca: See the golden stone buildings and handsome arcades of Plaza Mayor for which this city is famous for.
  • Fátima: Join the faithful at one of the world's holiest sites and pay homage at the Chapel of the Apparitions or see the basilica.
  • Lisbon: Explore with your Local Expert, from the Lower Town, beneath the hilltop Bairro Alto to the Terreiro do Paco. Visit the Belém Quarter to see the modern Monument to the Discoveries and the medieval Belém Tower.
  • Lisbon: Visit Jerónimos Monastery with its beautiful Manueline architecture, reflecting Portugal's trade over the centuries and UNESCO World Heritage Site.
  • Seville: Visit the Seville Cathedral with your Local Expert. Pass the altarpiece dripping with gold and see the Tomb of Columbus, held aloft by four kings.
  • Seville: Stroll through Barrio de Santa Cruz with your Local Expert to hear how the Jewish community has shaped the history of Seville.
  • Seville: Explore Seville's top sights on a panoramic city tour with your Local Expert.
  • Rabat: See the Royal Palace and Hassan Tower.
  • Marrakesh: Your Local Expert guides you past Jemaa el-Fnaa Square with its intriguing characters and through the seemingly entangled streets of the Medina with its many souks. See the protruding Koutoubia Minaret.
  • Marrakesh: Built around a lovely inner-garden, explore the Bahia Palace with a Local Expert and see glimpses of a Moroccan kingdom's former opulence.
  • Fes: Learn about the traditional craft of carpet making, gaining an insight to the designs the and the difference in materials.
  • Fes: Led by your Local Expert, wander the maze of streets that make up the ancient Medina. See one of the world's oldest universities and pass hidden courtyards, mosques and workshops. Continue through the souks, an array of vendors selling food, clothes, leather goods and beautiful lights.
  • Tangier: Cruise back to Europe on your return ferry.
  • Gibraltar: With your Local ...
16 Nights Starting At
March 23, 2024 through April 08, 2024
Book by:
March 19, 2024 7:00 PM
Airfare not included
Itinerary Map
Dates & prices
Additional
Offers
March 23, 2024

to April 08, 2024

16 Nights from $4,625.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
March 19, 2024 7:00 PM
April 13, 2024

to April 29, 2024

16 Nights from $4,975.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
April 09, 2024 7:00 PM
April 20, 2024

to May 11, 2024

16 Nights from $5,025.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
May 07, 2024 7:00 PM
May 18, 2024

to May 25, 2024

16 Nights from $4,950.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
May 21, 2024 7:00 PM
June 08, 2024

to June 15, 2024

16 Nights from $4,850.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
June 11, 2024 7:00 PM
June 22, 2024

to July 08, 2024

16 Nights from $4,875.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
June 18, 2024 7:00 PM
June 29, 2024

to August 17, 2024

16 Nights from $4,775.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
August 13, 2024 7:00 PM
August 31, 2024

to September 14, 2024

16 Nights from $4,995.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
September 10, 2024 7:00 PM
September 21, 2024

to October 05, 2024

16 Nights from $4,975.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included, Various departures
October 01, 2024 7:00 PM
October 19, 2024

to November 04, 2024

16 Nights from $4,795.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
October 15, 2024 7:00 PM
October 26, 2024

to November 11, 2024

16 Nights from $4,725.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
October 22, 2024 7:00 PM
November 09, 2024

to November 25, 2024

16 Nights from $4,650.00 (USD) Per Person
Airfare not included
November 05, 2024 7:00 PM
Additional
Offers
March 23, 2024

April 08, 2024

April 13, 2024

April 29, 2024

April 20, 2024

May 11, 2024

May 18, 2024

May 25, 2024

June 08, 2024

June 15, 2024

June 22, 2024

July 08, 2024

June 29, 2024

August 17, 2024

August 31, 2024

September 14, 2024

September 21, 2024

October 05, 2024

October 19, 2024

November 04, 2024

October 26, 2024

November 11, 2024

November 09, 2024

November 25, 2024

About Insight Vacations
Travel is our passion and every step is designed with your comfort and pleasure in mind, giving you the vacation of your dreams. Enjoy a premium journey packed full of stylish hotels and authentic dining. Savor the views as you travel on spacious customized coaches, so that you arrive refreshed at each destination, and benefit from smaller group sizes. We believe incredible travel is about enjoying every moment, so the only question left for you is where do I want to go?

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About Insight Vacations
Travel is our passion and every step is designed with your comfort and pleasure in mind, giving you the vacation of your dreams. Enjoy a premium journey packed full of stylish hotels and authentic dining. Savor the views as you travel on spacious customized coaches, so that you arrive refreshed at each destination, and benefit from smaller group sizes. We believe incredible travel is about enjoying every moment, so the only question left for you is where do I want to go?

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Prices are per-person based on double occupancy, unless otherwise noted.