Paradores & Pousadas: Historic Lodgings of Spain & Portugal

May 29 - June 12, 2014

Tour membership limited to 24 members of the National Trust for Historic Preservation!

Spend memorable days on the Iberian Peninsula exploring the region’s history, art, and natural beauty, and enjoy nights in intimate accommodations that were once medieval monasteries, fortresses, and stately palaces. Tour Lisbon’s Belem Tower, Portugal’s National Palace of Queluz, and Evora, a UNESCO World Heritage Site. In Spain, visit the Roman ruins at Mérida; lovely Córdoba; Seville, with its renowned cathedral; Granada’s Alhambra; and Toledo, inspiration of El Greco. Conclude in Madrid with visits to the imposing Palacio Real and the world-renowned Prado Museum.

Tour Itinerary

May 29/30
U.S.A./Lisbon, Portugal

May 31
Lisbon; City tour; National Palace of Queluz

June 1

June 2
Evora; Walking tour

June 3
Merida; Carmona

June 4
Carmona; Seville

June 5

June 6
Ronda; Walking tour

June 7

June 8
Granada; Alhambra; Ubeda

June 9
Toledo; Guided tour; Madrid

June 10
Madrid; City tour; Prado

June 11
Madrid; Farewell dinner

June 12
Madrid, Spain/U.S.A.


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