OVERVIEW

Travel to the heart and capital of Spain for an incredible tour of Spanish culture on the Explore Madrid tour! Your group will take a guided tour of Old Madrid, visit the world-famous Prado Museum, and visit the Valley of the Fallen and Avila, also known as “The City of Stone,” while enjoying incredible food and fun along the way.

ITINERARY

DAY 1: TRAVEL DAY

DAY 2: TOUR OF OLD MADRID / TELEFERICO RIDE

  • After meeting your JE Tour Director at the airport you will transfer by coach to your hotel.
  • Guided walking tour of Old Madrid (Visit: Plaza Mayor, Puerta del Sol, Palacio Real, etc.)
  • Teleferico de Madrid (Cable car ride with a view of the city)
  • Dinner (Tapas at Plaza Major)

DAY 3: PRADO MUSEUM / PARQUE DEL RETIRO / PALACIO REAL DE MADRID / GRAND VIA

  • Breakfast
  • Prado Museum
  • Lunch around Parque del Retiro
  • Palacio Real de Madrid
  • Shopping at Mercado de San Miguel and on Gran Via
  • Dinner

Tonight your group may opt to take a cooking class and learn to make traditional dishes – ask for prices!

DAY 4: ATTEND LOCAL CHURCH / EL RASTRO / REINA SOFIA ART MUSEUM

  • Breakfast
  • Attend a local church
  • Lunch
  • El Rastro
  • Reina Sofia Art Museum
  • Dinner

Tonight your group may opt for a traditional dinner with a Flamenco show – ask for prices!

DAY 5: EL ESCORIAL MONASTERY / THE VALLEY OF THE FALLEN / AVILLA “THE CITY OF STONE”

  • Breakfast
  • Cathedral of Avila
  • Lunch
  • El Escorial Monastery
  • The Valley of the Fallen
  • Dinner

DAY 6: TRAVEL DAY

 STAY LONGER?

  • Add 1-3 days, and visit historical Toledo, Seville, or Barcelona!

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WHY TRAVEL WITH JE?

Here at Joshua Expeditions, our ultimate goal is to provide opportunities for life change through travel. Every high-quality travel experience with JE is a chance for travelers to deepen their understanding of God, examine new cultures through a Biblical worldview, and help give back through the JE Ministry Fund. Explore the world with JE and see how you can make a difference.

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