Discover the art of travel.Andalucian Routes’ very own “Andalucian Routes Experience” tour package. Experience 6 days and 5 nights of Islamic Spain and explore the history of Islam in Spain like you have never seen before.What’s included: • Visit’s to Córdoba, Seville & Granada • Accommodation in 4* hotels • 5 Breakfasts • Presentations, lectures & talks • Excursions to world renowned sites • All transport in air conditioned transport • Tour guide with 15+ years experienceTravel through Granada, Cordoba and Seville as we dive into the depths of history alongside expert tour guide with over 17 years of experience of Islamic Spain, Tariq Mahmood, visiting world renowned sites such as The Alhambra and Cordoba Mosque! An opportunity not to be missed.
What You'll Get
Upon your arrival at Malaga airport we will transfer straight to Cordoba, the legendary Muslim city that was the Capital of al Andalus (approximately 2 hour drive). Upon arrival we will check into the hotel. There will then be time to freshen up before a short briefing followed by a short evening tour in the city (evening tour to be confirmed).
After breakfast we will take a guided tour of Cordoba Mosque, one of the most important and largest Mosque in its time. After taking lunch we take a walk through the old Jewish quarter and then across the old Roman bridge for a visit to a fantastic interactive Museum on Islamic Spain (approximately 4-5 hours). In the evening we will be visiting local Spanish Muslims on their farm in Almodovar for dinner (to be confirmed).
After breakfast we will leave for Seville stopping on the way at the archaeological site of Madinat al Zahra. The city built by the Caliph Abdul Rahman III. Here we see the Palace ruins and take a visit to the new exhibitions and museum (approximately 2.5 hours). We will then continue to Seville (approximately 2 hours drive). Upon arrival we will take a guided visit to Seville’s historic center which will include the Royal palaces and gardens built for a Christian king in Islamic Architecture and its Giralda Tower, once the biggest Minaret in the world (approximately 2 hours). It is said the Muezzin used to ride up on a horse to call the Azan. There will then be free time for shopping and to explore the city. In the evening we will make our way to Granada, the last Muslim Kingdom which held out for 250 years before the inevitable fall in 1492 (approximately 3 hours drive). Upon arrival we will check into the hotel for free time.
After breakfast we will make our way to the Alhambra, usually the highlight of the tour for many. Nominated a wonder of the world the visit to the Palaces, gardens and fort will leave you breathless. After this you will have free time for the rest of the day to do some shopping and explore the Albaycin.
After breakfast there will be free time before we make our way up to the new Mosque for Jummah. We will then depart for the Alpujjara along the route of Nasrids. On the way we will stop at the old Muslim bridge and the Muslim fort/castle which is the location of one of the last stands made by the Muslims of Alpujjara. We will have a chance to interact with the local Muslim community while having dinner at a Muslim restaurant run by Spanish Muslim revert. We will then return back to Granada.
After breakfast we will make our way back to Malaga airport
Please note the above itinerary is to be used as a guide and may change slightly.
- Confirmation will be received at time of booking
- Wheelchair accessible
- Children must be accompanied by an adult
- This tour/activity will have a maximum of 16 travelers
- 5 nights accommodation
- Visits to world renowned sites such as The Alhambra, Cordoba Mosque & more!
- Expert tour guide with over 17 years experience
- 5 Breakfasts
- Transport/Transfers (Air conditioned)
Flights may vary depending upon where you are coming from. We have clients from all over the world so therefore do not deal with flights to avoid any complications.
You can present either a paper or an electronic voucher for this activity.
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The Fine Print
14-day cancellation rights do not apply; no refunds or exchanges permitted. Voucher valid only for date and time listed; may not be exchanged or redeemed for other dates. Purchaser name and phone number must be provided at checkout; this information will be shared with Viator and the tour operator for purposes of order fulfillment. Groupon promo codes may not be used for this offer. Groupon voucher Terms of Sale do not apply. See the tour operator's terms and conditions for this offer here.