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Jewel Cities of Spain, 9 day Spain holidays

Tour Description


1 Private airport transfer.  Madrid Intro private tour.  Sleep in Madrid. Breakfast Las Cortes
2 Day trip to Toledo,  private tour.  Sleep in Madrid. Breakfast Las Cortes
3 AVE train to Sevilla, private tour.   Sleep in Sevilla. Breakfast Casa Juderia
4 Free day in Sevilla with lots of options. Sleep in Sevilla. Breakfast Casa Juderia
5 Renfe train to Granada.  Dinner with views reserved.  Sleep in Granada. Breakfast NH
6 Private tour of Alhambra. Sleep in Granada. Breakfast NH
7 Fly to Barcelona. Private Tour.  Sleep in Barcelona. Breakfast H10
8 Optional day trip to Cava wine country and Montserrat or Gaudi private tour.  Sleep in Barcelona. Breakfast H10
9 Check out. Private transfer to the airport.  Depart. Breakfast

* These are examples of the style of hotels we use. Depending on availability at the time of your booking, we reserve the right to provide comparable hotels.

Jewel Cities of Spain in 9 day Letango Tours



One of our most popular itineraries, this package encompasses so many of the important elements of the Spanish culture through each of its destinations.  We have designed this tour so that you have the maximum exposure to the highlights of Spain. From charming hotels to informative private guides and activities, this itinerary offers the perfect balance of culture, history and learning at the pace you choose.  It will expose you to art, local artisans and culinary traditions and stunning scenery.

Your itinerary would include the regions of Madrid, Castilla La Mancha, Andalucia and Catalunya, four important pillars that represent a key role in understanding the vast history of Spain. You will be amazed by the beautiful Royal Palace of Madrid holding some of the most valued treasures collected by the Spanish Monarchy.  You will tour the massive Cathedral in Toledo where construction was ending when Columbus was discovering the Americas.  You will walk through the Jewish Quarter of Barrio de Santa Cruz in Seville revealing some of the cities´most cherished past.  You will marvel in the Moorish Alhambra Palace of Granada.  Our final stop, in Barcelona will amaze you by the genius architecture.  It is the perfect combination of cities that will give you an appreciation for the best that Spain has to offer.



Duration: 9 days, 8 nights

Cities visited-
Madrid, 2 nights
Toledo, day visit
Seville, 2 nights
Granada, 2 nights
Barcelona, 2 nights

How to book

A ready-to-book trip for your private group of 4 people or more on your dates.
(for smaller parties, the tours inclusions change)

1.- You choose your travel companions
2.- You choose the start date
3.- We start the planning of your “Jewel Cities of Spain", 9 day Spain Holidays

Included in our 9 day Spain holidays Vacation package:

  • 9 days/8 nights accommodations in charming, centrally-located 4 star hotels
  • All Breakfasts
  • Transportation in Spain (no city transfers except for the airport arrival and departure to Spain) This is an option if you would like to add.
  • High Speed Trains- Mad to Toledo round trip, Madrid to Seville, Renfe train Seville to Granada, flight Granada to Barcelona
  • Entrances to Toledo 3 monuments, Sevilla Cathedral, Alhambra.
  • Private Local guides in Madrid, Toledo, Sevilla, Granada and Barcelona
  • Flamenco show reservations (you pay at the door)
  • Airport transfers upon arrival and departure, two in total (does not include multiple arrivals and groups)

    Our exclusive customer service:

    • Full planning of the entire trip. 
    • Professional colorful Itinerary on pdf and on your phone including a list of reserved services, trains and flight tickets, hotel vouchers, all contacts and descriptions, tips for a better trip and sightseeing and restaurant recommendations in each city.
    • Communication with our company via email during the process of planning the tour.
    •  24h Telephone Support of Letango Tours for any emergency or problem that may arise while in Spain

    Optional for this tour:
    Stopping in Cordoba in the way to Sevilla to visit the mosque and Jewish quarter.

    Here are some highlights for our 9 Day Spain Holidays

    • Visits to Toledo and Sevilla Cathedrals and Granada´s Alhambra Palace 
    • Introduction in Madrid of Delicious Tapas
    • Visit to a sword artisan in Toledo 
    • Amazing Gaudi Architecture in Barcelona 
    • Insight of our best private local guides during the 5 half day tours in selected locations 
    • Sizzling Flamenco dance as you never imagined it!


    Trip Summary- Please note where indicated trip changes based on size of group * 

    Day 1: Welcome. Private pick up airport to hotel. Meet guide for orientation walk and intro to history, culture, people and food. Sleep in Madrid.

    Day 2: Catch fast speed Train for guided tour in Medieval Toledo and some free time for lunch and wandering. Return to Madrid for suggestions. Sleep in Madrid.

    Day 3:
    AVE fast Train to Seville. Arrival and private walking tour of Seville. Visit Cathedral and Barrio de Santa Cruz. Sizzling flamenco show option in the night. * large groups more than 20, we may hire a bus to drive the group to Seville. Sleep in Seville. 

    Day 4:
    Today is a free day in Seville to take a stroll along river, visit the Alcazar and admire the magical streets of this enchanting city. Sleep in Seville.

    Day 5:
    Morning Train to Granada. Arrival and check in before going out to walk lovely historic streets and a visit to the Royal Chapel. Tonight, we recommend dinner in Alabaicin with views. Sleep in Granada.

    Day 6:
    Make your way to Alhambra grounds for a private guided tour of this magnificent palace that towers over the rest of Granada. Rest of afternoon free to explore more and perhaps have lunch at a Moroccan cafe.  Sleep in Granada.

    Day 7:
    Fly to Barcelona. Arrival and check in, meet guide in the afternoon for a historic walk in the Gothic Quarter and some views of Las Ramblas and Boqueria. Dinner recommendations. Sleep in Barcelona.

    Day 8:
    Free day to consider a Gaudi tour, going to Montserrat or hanging out in Barcelona to see more of the architecture in this designer city. Restaurant recommendations. Sleep in Barcelona.

    Day 9:
    Check out and private pick up for transfer to the airport or train Station.

    Price per Person
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    2.- Use + or - next to price to change number of people
    3.- Hit Book to add to cart.
    4.- See your total at Check out

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    Look forward to working with you.

    Thank you and Happy Happy Travels!

    Carlos and Jennifer Galvin
    Cofounders of Letango Tours

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