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Tobin Denney

The Tour

Enjoy the Spanish landscape
from the Al Andalus as you
journey through the country's
southernmost territory. See
"traditional" Spain, from flamenco to bullfighting and the
Alhambra. It begins and ends
in Seville and includes many
UNESCO World Heritage sites.
The seven-day tour calls for
some long days and a considerable amount of walking.

The ITInerary

Day 1: Seville-Jerez
Rendezvous at the Hotel
Alfonso XIII in Seville. While the
crew transfers your luggage to
the train, enjoy a guided tour of
Seville, the capital of Andalusia
and one of the most historic cities in Spain. Highlights include
the Gothic Cathedral and its bell
tower, Giralda, the Royal Alcázar
and the General Archives of the
Indies. After having lunch at the
hotel, continue your tour of the
city with a visit to the famous
Plaza de España before boarding the Tren Al Andalus. Meet
the train crew and staff and
enjoy welcome drinks before
dinner is served in the dining
car as the Al Andalus makes its

way to Jerez where you will stop
for the night.
Day 2: Jerez
Breakfast on board, followed
by a visit to a winery in Jerez,
the birthplace of sherry and
some of the most deeply rooted
Andalusian traditions. Then visit
the Royal Andalusian School
of Equestrian Art, where you
will enjoy the show "How the
Andalusian Horses Dance."
Lunch will be served in Sanlúcar
Barrameda overlooking the salt
marshes of the Guadalquivir
River in Doñana National Park.
Enjoy a walk around Sanlúcar
de Barrameda, after which your
coach will bring you back to the
Al Andalus for dinner onboard.
Overnight in Jerez.
Day 3: Jerez-Cádiz-Ronda
After breakfast, take your coach
to Cádiz, one of the oldest cities
in Europe. After a city tour, enjoy free time to explore. Return
to the Al Andalus for lunch as
the train makes its way to Ronda
where you will have dinner.
Overnight in Ronda.
Day 4: Ronda-Granada
After breakfast, take a tour of

breathtaking Ronda, set on a
plateau cut by the dramatic Tajo
de Ronda gorge through which
the Guadalevín River runs. Enjoy
free time before returning to
the train for lunch as the Al Andalus makes its way to Granada
in the foothills of the Sierra
Nevada Mountains. Dinner and
overnight in Granada.
Day 5: Granada
This morning is dedicated to
visiting the Alhambra, the rich
palace complex that housed the
Nasrid rulers from the Kingdom
of Granada. After lunch, enjoy
free time to visit this beautiful
city, nestled in the foothills of
the Sierra Nevada. Dinner and
overnight in Granada.
Day 6: Granada-LinaresBaeza-Córdoba
Enjoy breakfast as the Al
Andalus makes its way to the
Linares-Baeza station, where
your coach will take you to
visit the Renaissance towns of
Úbeda and Baeza, both UNESCO
World Heritage Sites. After
lunch, return to the train for
your journey to Córdoba. Dinner
and overnight in Córdoba.

Day 7: Córdoba-Seville
After enjoying your last breakfast on board, visit Córdoba,
capital of the Emirate and the
medieval Caliphate of Al Andalus when it was the largest and
most cultured city in western
Europe. Return to the train, and
enjoy lunch while heading to
Seville, your final destination.
Scheduled arrival at Santa Justa
Station is late afternoon.

The hIghlIghTs

* Explore the incredible Alhambra and Gardens, followed by
lunch on the grounds
* Flamenco performance in
Granada (Flamenco is a UNESCO
"Intangible World Heritage,"
born in Andalusia)
* Cordoba's fascinating Great
Mosque-Cathedral
* Ronda, birthplace of bullfighting
* Visit a local winery and sample
regional wines in Jerez
* Royal Andalusian School of
Equestrian Art and "dancing
Andalusian" horse show
* Six nights on board the Al Andalus; all meals and excursions
included

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