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SPAIN The Magic of Andalusia 9 nights from £999^ Including optional travel insurance or from £945^ without insurance§ Discover the magnificent scenery and Moorish architecture of this multi-faceted region of Spain, with visits to Malaga, Granada, Seville and Córdoba. Local flights Your tour includes 9 nights in hotels 14 meals: 9 breakfasts and 5 dinners Excursions and visits Guided visit to the Alhambra Palace Malaga Picasso Museum Granada's old town Guided visit to the Alhambra Tour UNESCO-listed Baeza Olive oil museum in Hacienda La Laguna Córdoba guided walking tour and the Great Mosque, plus in 2020 the Jewish synagogue Seville city tour Use of audio headsets on selected guided tours l l l l l l l l Spain's magnificent Alhambra Palace ANDALUSIA nights in hotel Cazorla National Park Córdoba Baeza Seville Granada Jerez El Puerto de Santa Maria Cádiz Bay of Cadiz Sierra Nevada Alhambra Palace Malaga Plus all this... Optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights, or a reduction if not required§ Return flights and transfers Saga tour manager Welcome drink reception Porterage at all hotels. l l l l l Festival horses dressed in bells and pompoms ACTIVITY LEVEL Day 1: UK-Malaga. Fly to Malaga and transfer to the locally rated 4-star Sercotel Malaga Hotel and stay one night. D Day 2: Malaga-Granada. Enjoy an included visit to the Picasso Museum where the artist was born. Later, travel to Granada, the city immortalised in the work of poet Federico Garcia Lorca. Stay two nights at the locally rated 4-star Gran Hotel Luna. This evening enjoy an orientation walk around the city's old town. B, D Day 3: Granada. Join an included visit to the UNESCO World Heritage Sites of Alhambra, an ornate 14th-century palace built by the Moors, and the pretty Generalife gardens which are believed to be the oldest surviving Moorish gardens. This evening you're free to dine out before visiting the Gypsy Quarter of Sacromonte for a flamenco show. B Day 4: Granada to Ubeda and Baeza. Today travel to the remote town of Baeza, located in the hills of the 'Comarca de la Loma', between the Guadalquivir and Guadalimar valleys. Baeza, together with neighbouring Ubeda, is home to an array of Renaissance-style palaces and churches and you can enjoy an included tour of both these UNESCO World Heritage Sites. Stay two nights at the locally rated 3-star Hotel TRH Baeza. B, D Day 5: Baeza. Perhaps join an optional excursion to Cazorla National Park this morning. The limestone mountains and pine forests are home to deer, ibex and 130 species of birds including golden eagles, lammergeiers and griffon vultures. B Day 6: Baeza-Córdoba. Pause at an olive oil museum en route to Córdoba. The city is famous for its historic mosque, the spiritual heart of the Islamic kingdom of Al-Andalus. Your hotel for the next two nights will be the locally rated 4-star Hotel Hesperia Córdoba which is set on the La Arruzafa hillside. B Day 7: Córdoba city tour. Join a walking tour of Córdoba, explore the narrow streets of the old quarter and enjoy a guided tour of the Great Mosque and Jewish synagogue. Spend the afternoon at leisure. B Day 8: Córdoba to Jerez de la Frontera via Seville. Travel to Seville where you will enjoy a panoramic coach tour of the city. Then visit Seville cathedral and the royal palace before spending a little free time exploring the city at leisure. Your tour continues to Jerez de la Frontera where you spend your final two nights at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Soho Boutique Jerez. B, D Day 9:Jerez. An optional excursion visits the Royal Andalusian School of Equestrian Art. No visit to Jerez would be complete without touring one of its sherry bodegas, ending of course with a tasting session! Enjoy a farewell dinner at the hotel tonight. B, D Day 10: Malaga-UK. Travel to Malaga airport for your return flight to the UK. B Please note: holidays departing in 2019 stay at the locally rated 4-star Hotel Carmen on days 2-3, at the locally rated 4-star Ayre Hotel Córdoba on days 6-7 and at the locally rated 4-star Sherry Park Hotel on days 8-9, and include an extra dinner on day 7. Departures in 2019 may also follow a different itinerary and have different inclusions. "This was an excellent tour which provided `a taste' of Andalusia. The Alhambra was magnificent, the mosque in Córdoba awe inspiring, and the Royal Equestrian School truly amazing." Ruth, Rutland Selected optional excursions now available to book in advance SAVE up to £300 ^on selected departures when you book by Aug 9, 2019 Prices from: Sep 3, 2019 1399 1099 Sep 17 1349 Oct 1 1299 Mar 3, 2020 1299 999 Apr 21 1349 1099 May 12 1349 1149 Jun 9 1399 1199 Sep 8 1399 1199 Sep 22 1329 1129 Oct 6 1329 1099 Sole occupancy rooms from £1314 The Magic of Andalusia. Holiday code: CT299. All prices are £s per person based on two people sharing, include savings as advertised and are subject to availability. § Optional travel insurance: A reduction of £54 applies if you do not need the optional travel insurance and additional cancellation rights. Extend your holiday Bay of Cadiz 6 nights all inclusive. Please call lfor details. Getting You There Prices are based on British Airways from Gatwick. Please enquire for regional flights. · Ask about our great value upgrades to Club Europe or Business Class To book, please visit your Travel Agent 47