Staying in three UNESCO World Heritage towns, Alcalá de Henares, medieval Ávila and Toledo, and visiting magnificent Madrid, Roman and Romanesque Segovia, and Renaissance Salamanca, this is a tour of the Middle Ages, art and architecture, plazas and palaces
Fly from Heathrow to Madrid, and transfer to Alcalá de Henares, for a three-night stay at the 4-star RafaelHoteles Forum Alcalá. Just 30km from the capital, this charming place is known for its centuries-old university in the 16th-century old town, and for its feast of tapas bars, we sample in a Unique Experience this evening with a walking tour of the town.
Key: B - Breakfast L - Lunch D - Dinner
On occasion, the Royal Palaces may be visited on alternative days.
El Escorial palace on Day 4 includes some steps and Toledo has uneven surfaces.