Iberian Explorer

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Iberian Explorer - CostSaver
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Start in Barcelona and end in Madrid! With the in-depth cultural tour Iberian Explorer, you have a 13 day tour package taking you from Barcelona to Madrid and through Barcelona, Spain and 10 other destinations in Europe. Iberian Explorer includes accommodation as well as an expert guide, meals, transport and more.
Age range
5 to 80 year olds
Max Group Size
Coach / Bus
Travel style
In-depth Cultural, Coach / Bus

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  • RK
    Written on August 3, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    It was a great tour and got more than we expected. Stay the way you are handling the customers Keep up the excellent tours
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  • LW
    Written on July 16, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Overall extremely pleased with the professional staff, both Celia the Tour Director and Victor our driver. The trip was well thought out and provided great opportunities to experience cities we would never have visited on our own.
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  • A
    Written on July 15, 2018
    4.5 - Excellent

    Our guide and driver were experts in every aspect of our trip. They made the excursion enjoyable, interesting and fun.
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  • NG
    Written on June 22, 2018
    4.0 - Good

    The participants were friendly. Travel Director Jorge was excellent. I just want to be cleared next time of optional tour
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  • Iberian Explorer reviewer 5
    Written on April 20, 2018
    5.0 - Excellent

    Great guide and driver Mr George Machado.kudos ! We had a great time
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  • JB
    Written on September 27, 2017
    4.5 - Excellent

    This was our first organized tour. We found the tour was so much better than our expectations. Our tour guide Maite was exceptional, the coach we travelled on was comfortable and clean Sergo our coach driver was also unbelievable #1 driver, the accommodation was very good.
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  • ST
    Written on June 3, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    Out tour director (Brek Colling) was amazing, funny, and a master at managing all of us to ensure we all had a good time. The Iberian Explorer was a great start for any beginner European traveller. Will certainly do it again.
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  • Iberian Explorer reviewer 8
    Written on May 27, 2017
    5.0 - Excellent

    All excellent except for the last accommodation in Madrid. Location it is very far from the center
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  1. Introduction
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  1. Day 1: Arrive Barcelona (2 Nights)
  2. Day 2: Barcelona Sightseeing and Free Time
  3. Day 3: Barcelona – Peñíscola – Valencia
  4. Day 4: Valencia – Guadix – Granada
  5. Day 5: Granada – Costa del Sol
  6. Day 6: Costa del Sol – Gibraltar – Seville (2 Nights)
  7. Day 7: Seville Sightseeing and Free Time
  8. Day 8: Seville – Lisbon (2 Nights)
  9. Day 9: Lisbon Sightseeing and Free Time
  10. Day 10: Lisbon – Fátima – Salamanca
  11. Day 11: Salamanca – Madrid Sightseeing (2 Nights)
  12. Day 12: Madrid Free Day
  13. Day 13: Depart Madrid

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  • Meals

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  • Transport

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Questions & Answers

Here we have collected and answered the most frequently asked questions about this tour.

    • When and where does the tour end?

      The tour ends in Madrid on Day 13 of the trip. After a buffet breakfast at your hotel you're free to say farewell to your travel companions and depart at any time (normal check out times apply)

    • When and where does the tour start?

      The tour starts in Barcelona, where you will make your way to your arrival hotel and meet your Travel Director. Please be aware that the time and location of this meeting will be subject to change until your final trip documents are released. There are no activities planned for this day, so you are free to explore the city, settle in, and join your tour group for an optional Catalonian feast!

    • Do you arrange airport transfers?

      All Trafalgar guests receive complimentary arrival and departure transfers by shuttle bus on the arrival and departure day of their guided holiday at the times specified below. Any guests whose flight times do not coincide with the shuttle bus transfer timings may choose to book and purchase a transfer. Please find the arrival and departure transfer times below. Barcelona arrival transfer times for complimentary shuttle: 9.30, 12.00 & 14.30 Madrid departure transfer times for complimentary shuttle: 08.30 & 11.00.

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    Hepatitis B
    Recommended for Spain and Portugal. Ideally 2 months before travel.


    Barcelona is the starting point and Madrid is the endpoint.
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    TourRadar only requires a deposit of $200 to confirm this CostSaver booking. The remaining balance is then payable 50 days prior to the departure date. For any tour departing before 8 October 2018 the full payment of $1,627 is necessary.
    Cancellation policy
    No additional cancellation fees! You can cancel the tour up to 50 days prior to the departure date and you will not need to pay the full amount of $1627 for Iberian Explorer, but the deposit of $200 is non-refundable.
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    Covering a total distance of approx 1,926 km.
    • Barcelona (Spain)
    • 188 km
    • Peniscola (Spain)
    • 120 km
    • Valencia (Spain)
    • 340 km
    • Guadix (Spain)
    • 43 km
    • Granada (Spain)
    • 194 km
    • Gibraltar (Spain)
    • 149 km
    • Seville (Spain)
    • 313 km
    • Lisbon (Portugal)
    • 108 km
    • Fatima (Portugal)
    • 295 km
    • Salamanca (Spain)
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