8 Day Madrid & Barcelona by Rail

$669
Land Only
$1579*
Air & Land
From

Featured Hotels

Plan E
Hotel Ganivet
Hotel Aranea
Plan D
H10 Tribeca
Abba Sants Hotel
Plan A
Hotel Miguel Angel by BlueBay
Casa Fuster

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2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
Jul 26  (Sold Out) $1269* $529
Aug 02  (Sold Out) $1479* $529
$1479* $559
$1169* $529
Aug 30  (Sold Out) $1129* $559
Sep 06  (Sold Out) $1229* $689
Sep 13  (Sold Out) $1149* $609
Sep 20  (Sold Out) $1139* $609
Oct 04  (Sold Out) $1119* $579
Oct 11  (Sold Out) $1209* $669
Oct 18  (Sold Out) $1059* $579
2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
Jul 26  (Sold Out) $1829* $639
Aug 02  (Sold Out) $1679* $609
$1469* $609
$1249* $609
Aug 23  (Sold Out) $1589* $609
Aug 30  (Sold Out) $1219* $609
Sep 06  (Sold Out) $1259* $849
Sep 13  (Sold Out) $1239* $689
Sep 20  (Sold Out) $1359* $829
Sep 27  (Sold Out) $1189* $689
Oct 04  (Sold Out) $1239* $689
Oct 11  (Sold Out) $1229* $689
Oct 18  (Sold Out) $1309* $789
2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
Jul 26  (Sold Out) $1409* $669
Aug 02  (Sold Out) $1619* $669
$1669* $669
$1309* $669
Aug 23  (Sold Out) $1719* $739
Aug 30  (Sold Out) $1349* $669
Sep 06  (Sold Out) $1099* $689
Sep 13  (Sold Out) $1229* $689
Sep 20  (Sold Out) $1219* $689
Sep 27  (Sold Out) $1229* $689
Oct 04  (Sold Out) $1739* $689
Oct 11  (Sold Out) $1229* $689
Oct 18  (Sold Out) $1169* $669
2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
Jul 26  (Sold Out) $1529* $789
Aug 02  (Sold Out) $1599* $789
$1689* $789
$1579* $789
Aug 23  (Sold Out) $1769* $789
Aug 30  (Sold Out) $1339* $929
Sep 06  (Sold Out) $1309* $899
Sep 13  (Sold Out) $1449* $899
Sep 20  (Sold Out) $1479* $949
Sep 27  (Sold Out) $1439* $899
Oct 04  (Sold Out) $1349* $899
Oct 11  (Sold Out) $1419* $879
Oct 18  (Sold Out) $1329* $879
2017 Dates & Prices
Dates Air & Land Land Only
Jul 26  (Sold Out) $1899* $1159
Aug 02  (Sold Out) $2249* $1159
$1949* $1159
$1949* $1159
Aug 23  (Sold Out) $2769* $1789
Aug 30  (Sold Out) $1999* $1319
Sep 06  (Sold Out) $1679* $1269
Sep 13  (Sold Out) $1809* $1269
Sep 20  (Sold Out) $1799* $1269
Sep 27  (Sold Out) $1809* $1269
Oct 04  (Sold Out) $1719* $1249
Oct 11  (Sold Out) $1749* $1209
Oct 18  (Sold Out) $1759* $1209

*Not Included:
Transfers, optional tours and gratuities.


Additional Information:
Upgrade to First Class rail is available for Plan B.

Entry Requirements:
Passengers traveling abroad require a passport valid for six months beyond their travel dates. All travelers are responsible to check if a visa is required for all countries on their itinerary. For visa information, check our Visas page.



Is This Trip Right for You?

This independent program allows the flexibility to explore on your own. Affordable optional sightseeing excursions are available to enhance your holiday. We offer a selection of hotels to accommodate a variety of tastes and budgets. Please note that this program is not escorted and therefore you will not have the services of a tour manager to assist with hotel check-in formalities and luggage handling. This program's unconstrained nature excludes group advantages associated with escorted tours.

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Optional Tours

Today's panoramic tour takes you to view the classical and modern squares of the city. See the Plaza de Oriente, Plaza de España, Mayor Street, Plaza de la Villa, Puerta del Sol, Neptuno fountain, Atocha, memorial Retiro Park, the Bullring, and Plaza de Colón. Continue to view the city's newer realms, with its modern buildings, gardens, and large avenues reaching the Santiago Bernabéu Football Stadium (one of the largest in Europe). View Plaza de La Cibeles and the famed Gran Via.<

Departs at 9:00 am. Pick-up and drop-off from terminal at Plaza de Oriente, 8. Approximate tour duration is 3 hours.

Day #3 24 Apr 2017 - 24 Dec 2017 $28.00
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Today, enjoy a full day tour of Toledo, the "Museum City." Overflowing with UNESCO World Heritage Sites, Toledo was once the capital, spiritual, and intellectual center of Spain. Here, in one of Europe's oldest cities, enjoy a panoramic bus tour of the city along with visits to its most famous monuments, including the Cathedral, St. Tome Church (housing El Greco's The Burial of Count Orgaz), and the Santa Maria la Blanca Synagogue. Admire the city's famous handcrafted work, the "Damasquinado," before continuing to Cristo de la Luz mosque. Enjoy lunch at a local restaurant. Return to Madrid.

Departs at 9:00 am. Pick-up and drop-off from terminal at Plaza de Oriente, 8. Approximate tour duration is 8 hours.

Day #4 01 Apr 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $88.00
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Experience all of the best highlights that the beautiful city of Barcelona has to offer. Begin the day immersing yourself in some of the most famous works of Spanish Architect Antoni Gaudi and experience the whimsical and fantastical world of Gaudi's designs. Begin down the Passeig de Gracia, a broad and elegant avenue lined with trees, luxury shops and houses. The street is home to some of the most renowned of Gaudi's buildings - Casa Mila and Casa Batllo. Continue with a visit to the Sagrada Familia, the inspiring and still incomplete work of Gaudi. Following, head to the Barcelona Waterfront and the Old Port and continue on to view the Columbus Monument, Gothic Drassanes shipyard and the World Trade Center. Visit Montjuic hill and enjoy outstanding views of the city from the Mirador de Miramar lookout. Next, view the 1992 Olympic Ring sports complex. Finally, arrive at Poble Espanyol for some time to explore on your own.

Includes entrance fees to Sagrada Familia and Poble Espanyol.

Departs at 10:00 am from Plaza Catalunya opposite the Tourist Office, in front of Deutsche Bank & Hotel Olivia Plaza. Drop-off to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 5 hours.

Day #6 25 Jun 2017 - 14 Aug 2017 $76.00
16 Aug 2017 - 08 Sep 2017 $76.00
10 Sep 2017 - 10 Sep 2017 $76.00
12 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017 $76.00
18 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017 $76.00
25 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $76.00
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Founded in 1970, the Tablao Cordobes is considered one of the most important Flamenco venues in Spain, and has thus reached international prestige. Many talented flamenco artists have graced its scene and passed through to great careers, and that same trend continues strong today. Located right on the Ramblas, the city's landmark boulevard, El Cordobes remains today one of the best locations in Barcelona for Flamenco. Enjoy a fascinating performance featuring Barcelona's most talented flamenco artists. Evening attire is recommended.

Show begins at 9:00 pm. Please note that transportation to & from the hotel is not included. Approximate tour duration is 2 hours.

Day #6 01 Jan 2017 - 30 Dec 2017 $50.00
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Begin with a picturesque drive along the Llobregat River and up to Montserrat, the mountain top Natural Park. The mountain is home to the Montserrat Benedictine Monastery, constructed nearly 1000 years ago. The monastery maintains a strong presence with its community of monks, boys' school and impressive library. Enjoy a guided orientation tour to see the monastery, basilica, and chapel of the virgin. Take some time to explore on your own before descending the mountain and returning to Barcelona.

Departs at 3:00 pm from Plaza Catalunya opposite the Tourist Office, in front of Deutsche Bank & Hotel Olivia Plaza. Drop-off to be advised locally. Approximate tour duration is 4 hours.

Day #7 25 Jun 2017 - 14 Aug 2017 $54.00
16 Aug 2017 - 10 Sep 2017 $54.00
12 Sep 2017 - 16 Sep 2017 $54.00
18 Sep 2017 - 21 Sep 2017 $54.00
23 Sep 2017 - 31 Oct 2017 $54.00
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