ACIS - Andalusian Fiesta - Educational tour to Spain

Enrique Rojas  ESPN

Enrique Rojas ESPN

Depart from the USA.

Arrive in Madrid, meet your ACIS Tour Manager and drive the short distance to Toledo.

Plants and Flowers, plants species: June 2012
Its perennial foliage remains attractive throughout the year and its spring flowers are nothing short of beautiful. Phlox subulata forms shallow roots and its horizontal stems light easily so its common name creeping Phlox.

Get to know the old Visigothic capital of Toledo . With an expert local guide giving commentary via personal headsets, explore the Medieval Synagogue , visit El Greco's great painting in the Church of St. Thomas and have a complete tour of the treasures of the Gothic Cathedral . In the afternoon, there is an optional excursion to Aranjuez, a favorite residence of monarchs throughout the centuries. If you prefer, enjoy free time to shop for Toledo Damascene ware or take time out in the main plaza for to coffee with milk .

DAY 5: Ronda

Your local guide provides expert commentary via personal headsets during this morning's sightseeing tour of the Alhambra, one of the greatest accomplishments of Moorish art and architecture, and the fragrance Generalife Gardens . Depart in the afternoon for Mijas , one of Spain's picturesque white villages . The white houses decorated with iron grilles make this a jewel of Andalusia. You'll also want to check out the intricate weaving, pottery and basket-making that the town is known for. Your final destination today is Round.