Day 01 - Arrival
Transfer to the airport for your flight to Girona. On arrival you will be transferred to your hotel in Calella
Day 02 - Blanes & Botanical Gardens
After breakfast we have an excursion to Blanes and its beautiful Botanical Gardens. A special tourist train will take us up to the gardens giving us great views over the port and beaches of Blanes. After your visit to this Mediterranean highlight, you will have free time for lunch on the elegant promenade before returning to the resort for time to relax.
Day 03 - Figures, Dali Museum & Besalu
We head further north but still within the province of Girona to the to the birthplace of Salvador Dali, Figures. Dali is one of the most renowned artists from the 20th century and he designed his own museum, which is quite remarkable. After free time for lunch in the town centre, we travel to the medieval village of Besalu, entered by crossing its Romanesque bridge, and have an afternoon wandering through its quaintly crooked streets.
Day 04 - Free time
A day at leisure to relax by the beach or pool. Consult with your tour manager if there are any other sites that you would like to visit.
Day 05 - The Girona Flower Festival and Traditional Catalan lunch
The Girona Flower Festival or ‘Temps de Flors’ is held during this week every year in the Barri Vell neighbourhood, filling the city with plants and spectacular flower displays. The floral exhibition coverts different monuments, courtyards, streets, bridges, shops, patios – basically anything, into unique ornamental gardens. You will be enchanted by a combination of wonderful colours and aromas. After this feast for the eyes, we will have a traditional Catalan lunch, with wine, out in the countryside, at a Masia or converted farmhouse.
Day 06 - Barcelona, Gaudi, Park Guell, Sagrada Familia & the Gothic Quarter
A full day excursion to Barcelona which includes a panoramic tour to see the beautiful architecture in the city, with a special focus on Gaudi. We will visit the famous Park Guell, where art blends with nature, followed by the Sagrada Familia one of Spain’s most iconic landmarks. After free time for lunch, your guide will take you on a walk around the gothic quarter and the Ramblas.
Day 07 - Free time
A day at leisure to relax or go shopping. Consult with your tour manager if you wish to arrange an activity.
Day 08 - Departure
After a beautifully colourful week we transfer to the airport for your flight home.