Classical Cities of Spain

Trip Highlights

Adventure through Spain’s enchanting Castile and León region, where medieval castles and fortresses dot the landscape. During your seven-night stay in Segovia, you will discover treasures such as Alcázar, the fortified palace of Castilian kings.

Venture off to Ávila, a fabled city enclosed by a medieval wall, and Toledo, the magnificent former capital with wonderfully preserved elements of its Christian, Muslim and Jewish heritage.

Visit Salamanca, the “Golden City,” with its sandstone architecture and Spain’s oldest university. Wander the landscaped gardens of the Royal Palace of La Granja de San Ildefonso and admire the art in Madrid’s Prado Museum. Enjoy a delicious lunch and wine tasting in the Duero Valley.

Exclusive departure: This departure is considered exclusive. The participants are U-M travelers, consisting of alumni, family, and friends.

Itinerary

Day 1 – Depart gateway city

AHI FlexAir passengers depart for Madrid, Spain. Please check your luggage from your gateway city to your arrival city. Your claim checks should have the following airport code: MAD.

Day 2 – Segovia, Spain

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

D

Arrive at Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport. Proceed through immigration to the baggage claim area and retrieve your luggage. After completing customs, AHI FlexAir passengers traveling on flights that qualify for the group arrival transfer and Land Program passengers who have purchased seats on the group transfer should exit the baggage claim area and proceed to the Arrivals Hall, where an AHI Travel representative will meet you.

Transfer to Eurostars Convento Capuchinos. Please note, if you arrive before check-in time, your room may not be immediately available.

Welcome Reception and Dinner – or – Welcome Reception, if applicable.

Day 3 – Segovia

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B | L

Day 4 – Salamanca

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B | L

Day 5 – Madrid

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B | L

Day 6 – Ávila

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B | L | D

Day 7 – Toledo

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B

Day 8 – San Ildefonso

Eurostars Convento Capuchinos

B | D

Farewell Reception and Dinner – or – Farewell Reception, if applicable.

Day 9 – Depart for gateway city

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After breakfast, bid farewell to Spain and its classical cities.

AHI FlexAir passengers traveling on flights that qualify for a group transfer and Land Program passengers who have purchased seats on the group transfer depart for Adolfo Suárez Madrid-Barajas Airport for your return flights home. Your Travel Director will provide the details.

 

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Your Journey

Classical Cities of Spain

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(9 days)
Starting price: $3,295
No Single Supplement
Deposit per person: $600
Europe
AHI
Type: Land, Exclusive U-M Departure, No Single Supplement

You must be an Alumni Association member to travel with us. Questions? Email Michigan Alumni Travel at alumnitravel@umich.edu.

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