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You might stop in the famous Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao or stroll the streets of Pamplona, the "City of Bulls." Peruse Madrid's Prado Museum or even pay respects at the tomb of Columbus at Seville's cathedral. These Spain vacations showcase the most popular Spanish cities and their most famous landmarks year-round. With excursions ranging in length, rate and itinerary, there is certain to be an offering for any preference.

Depending on which Portugal escorted vacation you select, you might stroll through Lisbon's longstanding Jeronimos Monastery, visit the Roman ruins of Conimbriga and its nearby archeological museum or tour Henry the Navigato's Promontory of Sagres near Cape St. Vincent. You might view a 13th-century castle in the charming town of Belmonte or stop at the mystical city of Fátima. These Portugal guided tours showcase the most popular cities and surrounding countries. They showcase Portugal's most famous landmarks year-round. With excursions ranging in length, rate and itinerary, there is certain to be an offering for any preference.

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SUNNY PORTUGAL
featuring the Silver Coast!
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10 Days including air or 9 Days Lisbon/Lisbon
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Explore sunny Portugal, with its miles of dramatic shoreline and legacy of global discovery. Enjoy a four night stay in the beautiful resort town, Estoril, with time to meander the narrow cobblestone streets and soft sand beaches. In Evora you’ll find a medieval walled city with roman ruins. Travel to Algarve on Portugal's “Silver Coast,” dotted with charming villages, castles and miles of scenery. Find a wealth of Portuguese hand-made crafts, like azulejos, hand painted tiles. Indulge in Portugal’s fresh cuisine and be swept away by Fado tunes.


SUNNY PORTUGAL: LAND RATE FROM: $1699

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IBERIAN TAPESTRY
Take in the Iberian Peninsula!
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10 Days including air or 9 Days Barcelona/Lisbon
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A wonderful vacation for those who wish to visit the highlight cities of Spain and Portugal. Stay two nights in Barcelona, Madrid, Seville, and Lisbon, and enjoy guided sightseeing featuring highlight visits like the gothic quarter in Barcelona, the palatial Prado Museum in Madrid, the Alcazar and the Santa Cruz quarter in Seville, and the Alfama and Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon. Also stop in Toledo, where guided sightseeing includes visits to an early synagogue, the gothic cathedral, and the Church of Santo Tomé with one of El Greco’s most famous paintings. Special highlights are dinner at the El Palacio Andaluz restaurant to try out local specialties in Seville, a wine tasting in Setúbal, and a pastel (a traditional Portuguese pastry) and a drink at Pasteis de Belém in Lisbon. Welcome and farewell dinners with wine have been included.

IBERIAN TAPESTRY: LAND RATE FROM: $2099

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SPECTACULAR SPAIN
Focus on Spain!
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10 Days including air or 9 Days Madrid/Madrid
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You’ll truly experience the best of Spain on this journey that includes 2-night stays in Madrid, Costa del Sol, and Seville. Spain is a country steeped in history, and you’ll have an opportunity to see some of its historical sights, as well as its well-known museums and churches. A tour highlight is the Prado Museum in Madrid. One of the most prestigious art museums in the world, the Prado houses 8,000 pieces of Western painting—from the Middle Ages to the 19th century.

Enjoy Toledo, a city that has been influenced by three cultures—Arabic, Jewish, and Christian—and see the architectural styles left behind by each. While in Toledo, visit the Church of Santo Tomé with one of El Greco’s most famous paintings. Also visit Granada, a city with more than 1,000 years of recorded history, and see the Alhambra Complex. The Alhambra was a palace, citadel, and fortress for the Nasrid sultans and their servants, elite soldiers, and high officials from the 13th to 14th centuries. Time on the Costa del Sol gives you a chance to relax, enjoy the sandy beaches, and browse the trendy boutiques. Other highlights are a guided walking tour in historic Ronda and a sherry wine tasting with tapas at a bodega in Jerez. While in Spain, be sure to sample paella and take lots of photos of this memorable vacation.


SPECTACULAR SPAIN: LAND RATE FROM: $1939

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THE BEST OF SPAIN
From Madrid to Barcelona!
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10 Days including air or 9 Days Madrid/Barcelona
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The best way to see all highlights of Spain in a short time! Stay two nights in Madrid and enjoy a welcome dinner and guided sightseeing that features a visit to the palatial Prado Museum. Via Cordoba, where a guided visit to the Mosque of the Caliphs is included, arrive in vibrant, festive Seville, capital of Andalusia, for a scenic cruise on the Guadalquivir River. Also visit the Alcazar and the Mirador de las Setas during your guided sightseeing tour. In Granada, a guided walking tour visits the Alhambra complex and the Water Gardens of Generalife, and a dinner outing to one of Granada’s local restaurants awaits. Next is Valencia, once a royal capital, where Roman, Moorish, and Spanish history come alive during your guided walking tour. End in Barcelona, Spain’s second-largest city, where you’ll marvel at the Sagrada Familia Basilica, Gaudi’s masterpiece, visit the gothic quarter, and enjoy an included paella farewell dinner.

THE BEST OF SPAIN: LAND RATE FROM: $1849

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SPAIN'S CLASSICS
featuring Lisbon!
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11 Days including air or 10 Days Madrid/Barcelona
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Spain is a colorful pageant of art, history and culture, set against a backdrop that spans sunny Mediterranean shores and grand mountain ranges, dotted with groves of oranges and olives. Explore the priceless treasures in Madrid’s Prado Museum. Visit the exotic and expansive Alhambra palace, resplendent with Moorish regal flair. See Columbus’ tomb. Feel the passion of the Flamenco with reserved seating at a performance in Seville. Explore Valencia, Barcelona, Granada, Cordoba and Toledo. Travel the Sierra Nevada.


SPAIN'S CLASSICS: LAND RATE FROM: $2149

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PORTUGAL IN DEPTH
Complete Portugal!
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12 Days including air or 11 Days Lisbon/Lisbon
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This vacation shows you all of Portugal without any rush, thanks to well-planned, two-night stopovers in Lisbon, Oporto, and the Algarve. Start and end in Lisbon and see the interior and almost the entire coastline of Portugal. Guided sightseeing in Lisbon, Oporto, and Evora includes Jeronimos Monastery, the Stock Exchange with the Arabian Hall, Ossuary Chapel, and many other must-see sights. Also included are visits to Obidos, Fatima, the famed Sandeman & Co wine cellar for lunch and a Port wine tasting, the Roman ruins of Conimbriga, Villa Real, and Belmonte—birthplace of Pedro Alvares Cabral, discoverer of Brazil. Here, you will visit the Jewish Museum and attend a traditional olive oil tasting. In the Algarve, an excursion to the Promontory of Sagres near Cape Vincent is included. Back in Lisbon, a special farewell dinner at the Tagus River awaits you.

PORTUGAL IN DEPTH: LAND RATE FROM: $1999

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BEST of SPAIN and PORTUGAL
Touring Spain and Portugal!
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14 Days including air or 13 Days Madrid/Madrid

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Discover the best of these two colorful countries on this exciting vacation to the regions of Castile, La Mancha, Andalusia, Costa del Sol, and Oporto. Among the highlights, visit the walled city of Toledo and Granada’s royal Alhambra complex. Also experience sunny Malaga and its surrounding resort villages, the British-owned Rock of Gibraltar, spectacular Seville, enchanting Evora, delightful Lisbon, and the famed Fátima sanctuary. Stop in Oporto, rich in culture and history and known for its Port wine production, as well as Salamanca, Avila, and Segovia—precious jewels in the heart of Spain. Spend your last two nights in Madrid, with an included sightseeing tour of this dynamic capital city.


BEST of SPAIN and PORTUGAL: LAND RATE FROM: $1589

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IBERIAN VACATION
Spain with a taste of Portugal and Morocco!
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13 Days including air or 12 Days Madrid/Madrid
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This fantastic trip covers three countries—Spain, Morocco, and Portugal—concentrating on the southern part of the Iberian Peninsula. On this tour, there is ample time for in-depth sightseeing and you’ll see many of the area’s historic sights, including the Alcazar in Seville, founded in the 11th century as a Moorish fortress, and the Alhambra Complex in Granada. The Alhambra was a palace, citadel, and fortress for the Nasrid sultans and their servants, elite soldiers, and high officials from the 13th to 14th centuries.

If you’re interested in religious sights, this tour is not to be missed. Visit the Sanctuary of Our Lady of the Rosary in Fatima, where pilgrims from all over the world visit; Jeronimos Monastery in Lisbon, built to thank the Virgin Mary for Portugal’s success in its voyages around the world; the Church of Santo Tomé in Toledo, which has one of El Greco’s most famous paintings; and more.

Ferry crossings over the Strait of Gibraltar afford you spectacular views of the Rock. There’s a full day at leisure at the Costa del Sol, so you can enjoy the sandy beaches, browse the shops, or join an optional excursion to the Rock of Gibraltar. An overnight in Tangier gives you a nice taste of Morocco and features a panoramic drive to Cap Spartel and a guided visit to the colorful Grand Socco square.


IBERIAN VACATION: LAND RATE FROM: $2529

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SPANISH FIESTA
Round About Spain!
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12 Days including air or 11 Days Vienna/Zurich
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This vacation is perfect for those who wish to experience all the excitement and energy of Spain. You’ll visit Spain’s most popular cities, including Madrid, Barcelona, Valencia, Granada, Vitoria, Pamplona, Toledo, and Seville. You’ll have time to relax on the Costa del Sol, where you can sample traditional Spanish cuisine, walk on the sandy beaches, and browse the trendy boutiques. You’ll also visit the Rock of Gibraltar, in British hands since 1704.

History fans will enjoy seeing the Alcazar in Seville, founded in the 11th century as a Moorish fortress, and the Alhambra Complex in Granada. The Alhambra was a palace, citadel, and fortress for the Nasrid sultans and their servants, elite soldiers, and high officials from the 13th to 14th centuries. Fans of art and architecture will delight in seeing the Prado Museum in Madrid, with its 8,000 pieces of Western painting; the Guggenheim Museum in Bilboa, an amazing feat of construction without any flat surfaces; the Church of Santo Tomé, with one of El Greco’s most famous paintings in Toledo; and the Sagrada Familia Basilica, Gaudi’s masterpiece in Barcelona.


SPANISH FIESTA: LAND RATE FROM: $2629

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SPAIN, PORTUGAL and MOROCCO
Grand Tour of The Iberian Peninsula!
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18 Days including air or 17 Days Lisbon/Madrid
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This is the ideal vacation to explore the highlight cities and sights of France. Enjoy two-night stays in Paris, Bordeaux, and Monte Carlo. Start with a special welcome dinner at a Parisian restaurant, followed by an orientation drive through the “City of Light.” Also visit Notre Dame Cathedral and the second floor of the Eiffel Tower. Next, continue to Normandy and stop in the seaside resorts of picturesque Honfleur and elegant Deauville, before arriving in Bayeux to admire Queen Matilda’s tapestry. Continue via the landing beaches to Mont St. Michel, to visit the Abbey, and to St. Malo, where a special dinner at a local restaurant awaits you. A scenic drive through Brittany brings you to the Loire Valley, to visit Catherine de Medici’s Castle, lovely Chenonceau. Enter the Bordeaux area, savor dinner at a local restaurant, and enjoy an exclusive wine tasting at Château Soutard in St. Emilion. Other highlights are the ancient fishing village of Biarritz; Lourdes, where you will visit St. Bernadette’s Grotto and have a chance to join the memorable evening rosary and candlelight procession; medieval Carcassonne; Nîmes; Aix-en-Provence; and Nice. Stay two nights in Monte Carlo. Hear about perfume making from a local expert at the famous Fragonard perfume factory in Grasse and receive a small souvenir gift, before turning north, along the famous Route Napoleon to Grenoble. Explore Lyon, France’s second-largest city, and stay in Dijon, one of Burgundy’s prettiest cities, then, travel on the high-speed TGV train back to Paris, with the chance to join an optional excursion to the magnificent Louvre Museum to admire the Mona Lisa.


SPAIN, PORTUGAL and MOROCCO: LAND RATE FROM: $3399


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