4-Day Spain Tour: Cordoba, Seville and Granada from Madrid
Reviewed by: Yolanda V, July 2014
It was fantastic. Tour guide, great. Local tour guides, good. Granada (Trina), out of this world. Thank you.
Reviewed by: Joyce W, July 2014
The Alhambra in Granada is a must-visit destination. This is a convenient way to explore Andalusia if you're short on time. There is a separate local guide for Cordoba, Seville, Granada, and Toledo to provide much more in-depth information for each location. Plenty of free time in Seville and Granada to shop or explore on your own. The standard hotel accommodations were pretty nice.
Reviewed by: Kristine C, July 2014
It was my first time visiting Spain, and I felt booking a guided tour would help my boyfriend and I navigate all the attractions in a timely manner. Man was I right! Not only were all the tour guides knowledgeable about all the different sites making the trip rather educational because you're not only sightseeing, but the tour made good use of our time, allowing us to make the most of our trip. I choose to three-star hotel option and was really pleased. The hotel rooms weren't fabulous, but they did meet our needs: clean beds and restrooms and good meals. We aren't high maintenance or picky eaters either, so it was good. Most of the travelers on tour with us stayed at the four-star hotels... they seemed to have more complaints about in terms of the dining options at the hotel. However, they did say their rooms suited their American lifestyle. So if you can manage the simplistic rooms, the three-star option is cheaper and decent.
The tours itself during day demanded lots of walking. Although you have a tour bus for transportation, most of the time travelers are required to walk throughout the cities. Prepare yourself by packing comfortable walking shoes. If you're not use to walking, start taking daily walks. I estimated that we were on foot for an average of five hours a day, and that does not include the time independent time you have to just roam the cities. I also recommend packing snacks. The tour does try to get you to see as much as possible, and sometimes that means not eating lunch until late in the afternoon. You do start out with a large breakfast at 7:00 am, but even so people starving by 1:00 due to all the walking. Just make sure you have a little something to hold you down until lunch.
Overall, I highly recommend this tour. Because we were booking online, my boyfriend and I were skeptical. But have no fear, Viator will help with everything... just give them a call. The travel company in Spain was also very helpful.
Reviewed by: ELIZABETH P, July 2014
We had a great time, the hotels and the tours were amazing. Grace was wonderful; (we loved her). I will recommend this trio to anybody.
Wonderful staff specially Grace the tour guide.
Reviewed by: kathymenezes, May 2014
Every single thing on this tour was exceptional. Karim (tour guide) took care to ensure everyone was taken care of and the sites visited were spectacular. Each city had a site specific guide who was knowledgeable and worked hard to ensure all were accommodated. We were very happy with this purchase!
Reviewed by: mohamedsaady, April 2014
Perfect tour and very organized route by the ground handler, thanks for Karim the tour leader of the trip he has very good knowledge and professional attitude, he was speaking almost 5 languages which was very helpful to put all passengers in ease, he was very friendly and i enjoyed the trip because of his spirit.
the driver was very professional and polite and always smiling, thanks for his safe driving....
Reviewed by: Yelena K, April 2014