Granada and Cordoba Express

Granada & Córdoba Express Weekend

Visit 2 of Spain´s most magical cities in just 1 weekend! Marvel at the country´s most visited monuments, relax in a warm tea house, lose yourself in the twisted streets of Al-Andalus, and meet other international students!

On this trip you get to visit 2 of Andalucia´s most famous cities; Córdoba and Granada. Both capitals of Al-Andalus during the moorish rein, these cities have incredible Arabic architecture, culture, and history. This trip is the perfect balance between culture and leisure.

Trip Includes

Private Bus Transportation

Comfortable Accomodation

Info pack and Map with Suggestions for Free Time

Optional Walking Tour of Córboba - FREE

or free time if you have already seen Córdoba

Entrance into Alhambra (Granada)

Palacio Carlos V, Alcazaba, Palacio Nazaries and Generalife Gardens

Walking Tour through Famous Albycin Neighborhood (Granada)

Bar Tour with VIP access in one of Granada´s most popular clubs (inside a cave!!!!)

Fun We Love Spain Tour Guide

Professional Photographer

(FREE Trip Album on WLS FB Page a few days after the trip!)

Free time for shopping, etc.

Travel Insurance

Dates, Prices & More!

Trip Dates!

DATES Spring 2017:

★ April 7-8 – ONLY 11 SPOTS LEFT!!!

*Additional Dates available for large groups, write to info@welovespain.org

*Note – All online purchases carry an online service fee of 4€ (already included).  If you would like to avoid these charges, you may book in our office (card or cash) or via bank deposit or transfer.  For our account info please send an email to info@welovespain.org.

Prices and Optionals

TRIPS PRICES:

89€ (Before March 31st)
FOR DEPARTURES OUT OF:
SEVILLA
CÓRDOBA

Price is 99€ after March 31st – SALE EXTENDED!!!

99€
FOR DEPARTURES OUT OF:
HUELVA

OPTIONAL ACTIVITIES/SERVICES:

Optional Entrance into Cathedral (Mezquita) de Córdoba – 8€

Optional Entrance into Alcázar de Córdoba – 4€ or 2,50€ w/ student ID 

Individual Room Supplement: 20€

For those of you who would like their own room to themselves.

*If you are traveling alone but would like to avoid this fee, we will try to find you a roommate but it is not guaranteed.

 

*Note – All online purchases carry an online service fee (already included).  If you would like to avoid these charges, you may book in our office (card or cash) or via bank deposit or transfer.  For our account info please send an email to info@welovespain.org

Meeting Places & Times

DIFFERENT CITY DEPARTURES

***MEETING TIMES ARE SUBJECT TO CHANGE.  WE WILL NOTIFY ANY CHANGES PREVIOUS TO TRIP. 

SEVILLA

Departure: 9:00AM
Plaza De Cuba Roundabout (In front of Phoenix Pub)
Aprox. Arrival Home: 10:00PM/10:30PM

HUELVA

Departure: 7:45AM
Plaza de Toros
Aprox. Arrival Home: 1100/11:30PM

CÓRDOBA

Departure: 2:00PM
End of Puente Romano (Historic center side)
Aprox. Arrival Home: 9:00PM

Zoom in to see meeting location for each city

Trip Itinerary!

TRIP ITINERARY

Itinerary: Subject to change due to logistics, waiting time, weather conditions, etc.  All of the tour will be by private bus (except for the walking tours).

Day 1
Morning departure to Córdoba.  Arrival.  Optional Guided Tour of city (FREE) with optional entrances in the Alcazar of Córdoba and Mezquita of Córdoba (not included) , followed by free time.

Continuation towards Granada.  Walking tour of the famous Albycin neighborhood with spectacular views from St. Nicolas look-out point. Arrival to hotel, check-in and free time.  11pm Meet in lobby for optional bar tour and VIP club access.

Day 2
10AM Check-out of hotel and drop-off luggage.  Free time in city.  Afternoon, meet for visit of the Alhambra, Alcazaba, Palacio Carlos V, and Generalife Gardens.   Departure around 7pm.

Evening arrival home.

Passports, Ids, & Visas

Necessary Documentation for Trip

***It is the full responsibility of all travelers to bring valid and correct documentation with them on the trips being passport, ID card, and/or visas.  

TO TRAVEL YOU WILL NEED:

NON Europeans: Valid Passport
European Union citizens can travel with us just with their Identity Card.

Photocopies of either are NOT valid, you MUST bring your actual passport or ID.  

everything you need to know!

PACKING

You may bring whatever size suitcase or travel bag that you like. There are no luggage restrictions.
Granada is in the mountains so it tends to be chillier than other Andalucian cities.  We recommend bringing comfortable shoes for the visits, and warm clothing.  The hotel provides soap but not shampoo, conditioner, or hair dryer, so bring those if you need them.  There are no luggage restrictions.

HOTELS & ROOMING

Hotel
In Granada we will be staying in a comfortable pension hotel with private bathrooms,  24 hour reception, cafetería, vending machines, wifi in lobby, social room with TV and computers.

Any services not listed are not included in the trip such as extra hotel services like hotel phone, minibar, etc. which will have an additional cost to the traveler if they so decide to use them.

Rooming
Rooms are doubles, triples and quadruples.  Rooms for 5/6 under special request.
Individual rooms have an additional cost of 20€.
*If you are traveling alone and would like to avoid the single room fee, we will try to find you a roommate but it is not guaranteed. 

OUR TEAM

Coordinators:
Guide/friend from We Love Spain and/or Sevilla Erasmus with over 50 tours under their belt. Languages: Spanish and English.  On some tours Italian, Dutch, Finnish, Portugese, Polish, French, and German as well.
Get to know us HERE!

RULES OF CONDUCT

Rules of conduct – Schedules:
It is obligatory to arrive to the meeting points at the times indicated by the coordinator.  Be punctual!  We are not responsible for any illnesses, damages caused in the hotel, bus or other places nor to one´s self or third parties.  We are not responsible for forgotten or lost items in any moment.  In these cases, you are responsible for finding the way to recover your items and for any additional costs that it may cause.

Traveling implies keeping an open mind to new cultures, new forms of life and distinct traditions.  There is more to the world than what happens in your front yard.  Our advice to you is if you want to enjoy 100% of this unique experience of getting to know this wonderful country rich in culture, music, art, and gastronomy, than be open to discovering other forms of life and seeing life, like it or not, but never indifferent, that is for sure.   Be respectful with other cultures and proud of yours.  Life is beautiful, travel more!  Viva España!

EVEN MORE INFO

Places we will visit in Granada:

  • Albycin neighborhood (oldest and most famous neighborhood)
  • St. Nicholas look out point (bring your camera!)
  • Alhambra: Alcazaba, Palacio Carlos V, Palacio Nazaries, Generalife gardens

Places we will visit in Córdoba: (on Optional Guided Tour)

  • The Alcázar
  • The Jewish quarter
  • The synagogue
  • The Cathedral of Córdoba a.k.a. the Mezquita

Free Time:  We will have free time in both Córdoba and Granada

FINALLY, THANK YOU for choosing We Love Spain for your travel needs. 
Elizabeth Kinnon and David Reina (Founders of We Love Spain)