Duration
6 Days
Price
From £1149

 

Catalonia - Rugged Mountains, Dramatic Coastlines, and Captivating Cities

Enjoy the beauty of the mountains, possibly the most stunning coastline in Spain and captivating cities while indulging in delicious food and wine.

 Price is per person sharing a twin or double room and based on 25 passengers. Single supplement applies.

  • Itinerary/Excursions

    Day 01

    Transfer to the airport for your flight to Girona or Barcelona. On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel.

    Day 02 - Montserrat and Cava Sparkling Wine

    Not only is Montserrat of significant religious importance but the natural beauty surrounding the monastery is simply breath-taking with some of the most unusual rock formations in the whole of Catalonia and has been a place of pilgrimage. We visit a Cava bodega in the Penedes region for a tour and tastings.

    Day 03 - The Costa Brava: Blanes and Tossa de Mar. Tapas

    Today we travel north along the Costa Brava, one of the most beautiful coastlines in Spain. First we stop in Blanes where we take a special tourist train up to the splendid Botanical Gardens also giving spectacular views of the rugged coastline. After free time for lunch our coach takes us to Tossa de Mar, a very pretty village with remains of its 12th century castle and stone walls that enclose the old town. Dinner is tapas at a local restaurant.

    Day 04 - Girona

    A beautiful city with a rich historic heritage. A guided walk through its cobbled streets including the Jewish Quarter. We learn about ‘turron’ or nougat and how special this sweet is for Spaniards at Christmas. After enjoying Girona we will have a traditional Catalan lunch in the countryside in a Masia, a converted farmhouse with wine.

    Day 05 - Barcelona

    Today is a full day to Catalonia’s capital Barcelona and one of the most popular cities in Europe. We will take a panoramic tour to view all of Gaudi’s masterpieces as well as the rest of the city. After free time for lunch in the centre we make our way to Alella, a quaint village famous for its wine. We will visit a bodega specialising in white wine and tasting.

    Day 06

    Homeward bound. You will be transferred to the airport for your return flight.

  • Your Holiday Includes

    • Return flights and transfers in the UK and at destination
    • 5 nights at a 4* hotel
    • Breakfast and dinner with water and wine with dinner
    • Entrance fees
    • Catalan lunch and Tapas Dinner
    • Transport as per itinerary
    • English speaking tour manager
  • Hotel Details

    Hotel4* accommodation

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