CHAMBER TRIP TO COSTA DEL SOL, SPAIN
Departs March 23, 2022
Book Early for $2,999 Special
The Buda Area Chamber of Commerce is currently organizing a group trip to Spain’s famous Costa del Sol. The southern coast of Spain, known as the Costa del Sol (Sun Coast). This costal haven stretches along just over 90 miles of the Malaga province and is one of Spain’s most popular tourist destinations.
The Costa del Sol is known for its beautiful landscapes, delicious food, all while experiencing the warmth of its people. Here you will also discover a rich cultural heritage, fabulous beaches, coastal sites, and charming villages.
On your tour, you will travel to the nearby towns of Seville and Ronda, to take in such sights as the Alcazar Palace and Plaza de Toros, the oldest bull ring in Spain.
Your tour includes the #1 attraction in all of Spain, Granada and the Alhambra Palace. Visiting the Costa del Sol would not be complete without a tour to Gibraltar to view the infamous Rock of Gibraltar.
For more information or to sign up contact the Chamber at (512) 295-9999.
SPACE IS LIMITED. SIGN UP EARLY TO SECURE YOUR SEAT
- 7 Nights at a 4-star hotel
- Alhambra Palace
- Plaza de Espana
- Maria Luisa Park
- Seville Cathedral
- La Giralda
Day 1: Board your transatlantic flight.
Day 2: Arrive in Malaga, Spain: Check in and unpack once for a 7 night stay. A welcome dinner is included.
Day 3: Costa del Sol – Granada: This morning we have a full day tour of Granada and the 13th century Alhambra Palace and the Generalife Gardens. Lunch is included at a local restaurant.
Day 4: Costa del Sol – Gibraltar: (Optional Tour)
Day 5: Costa del Sol – Seville: Today we will enjoy a city tour of Seville, Maria Luisa Park, the Plaza de Espana and walk through the delightful “Santa Cruz” district. You will visit the Cathedral, the largest Gothic church in Christendom. Lunch is included at a local restaurant.
Day 6: Costa del Sol – Mijas: (Optional Tour)
Day 7: Costa del Sol – Cordoba: (Optional Tour)
Day 8: Costa del Sol – Ronda: See the main landmarks of the town and admire views of the breathtaking scenery.
Day 9: Malaga – USA: Transfer to the airport for your flight home with memories of Spain and the amazing Costa del Sol.
- Round trip airfare
- Airline fuel surcharges, taxes and fees
- 7 Nights First Class Hotel
- 13 Meals (7B, 2L, 4D)
- Sightseeing per itinerary
- Admissions per itinerary
- Professional Tour Manager
- Baggage handling
- Hotel Transfers
Spain and the Sunny Costa del Sol – Optional Tours
$135 Gibraltar is incredibly rich and full of surprises. This tiny paradise is a combination of geographical location; climate; and a unique history. Gibraltar is a thriving port and a steppingstone for businesses trading in the global market. Your panoramic city tour will travel through the streets of Gibraltar as we make our way to the world-famous Rock of Gibraltar. Also included in the tour is possibly the most popular attraction on the Rock, the Apes Den. The only native breed of monkey left in Europe, they are a pleasure to observe. Next we will experience St. Michaels cave. This amazing natural phenomenon has thousands of visitors a year wandering through its huge cavern. With a few steps, easy access and a level floor almost anybody can visit it. (Full day tour)
$82 Mijas is known as the “White Village”. This small village nestled in the foothills of the Sierra Nevada’s may be viewed as the ideal Andalusion village with its narrow cobblestone streets, sheer-white houses, and numerous flowering gardens. Many artists and writers have made it their home, enjoying the benefits of an excellent all year-round climate, without being part of the busier, more commercial coastal towns. Mijas offers magnificent views of the coast from its natural balcony of over 1400 feet above sea level. (Half day tour)
$118 Cordoba – Perhaps you might want to take an optional tour to Cordoba. Enjoy one of the most amazing cities in Andalusia. This ancient city, which has been declared World Heritage Site, is a living legacy of the diverse cultures that settled in it throughout history. Explore the wonders of Cordoba, where art, history and culture combine. Its narrow streets, ancient mosque, Andalusian patios and cuisine will make your trip an unforgettable experience. The group will experience the Mosque, the Alcázar (castle) of Cordoba. the Jewish Quarter, as well as the famous patios of Cordoba. This day is sure to be memorable.
Two-night Madrid extension $599 per person ($125 single supplement)
This tour includes transportation to Madrid, breakfast daily, Madrid city tour, and transportation to the airport. Sure to be a highlight will be the ancient buildings of the Barrio de la Moreria, the old Moorish quarter. Then take in the Renaissance and Baroque buildings of the Habsburg era in Calle Mayor, Plaza Mayor and Plaza de la Villa. Pass Monumento de la Encarnacion, Puerta de la Opera, Puerta del Sol and other well-known sights and squares. Learn that it was during the reign of Charles III in the 18th century that Madrid became an important cultural and scientific center, attracting artists and intellectuals. See modern-day icons such as Ventas Bullring or Santiago Bernabeu Stadium, and take a walk around the city’s newest park, Madrid Rio, from Puente del Rey to Puente de Segovia. We bring this grand tour to a close with a tour of Madrid’s Royal Palace, the former home of the Spanish royal family. Built in classical Italian Baroque style in the 18th century, on the site of the ancient alcazar (Arab-fortress), it is one of the most beautiful and best-preserved palaces in Europe. This evening enjoys an optional authentic flamenco show.