Arrive at Madrid International Airport, and check in to the hotel to freshen up. Depart to Madrid, one of Europe's most vibrant cities. On arrival, take a panoramic tour of the Spanish capital to view the Royal Palace, Puerta del Sol, Cibeles Squares and Plaza Espana. For a taste of the real Spain we drive through the main streets and see the Neptune Fountain, Alcala Street and the world renowned, Gran Via.
Today visit Madrid's number one cultural site, the Prado museum. Take in the works of famous artists such as El Greco, Velazquez, Goya, Peter Paul Rubens and Hieronymus Bosch in one of the world's most notable exhibitions. Later, visit the awe-inspiring Royal Palace, home of the Spanish Royal family. Have the opportunity to wonder through the Palace and take in the magnificent Royal Halls and exquisite design of this 250 year old architectural masterpiece. After your visit, proceed to the Gran Via to enjoy the sights and sounds of Madrid. Today you may wish to take an optional tour to Santiago Bernabéu the home ground of Real Madrid Football Club. This optional is not possible during event days.
Depart for Retiro Gardens known as the best gardens in Madrid. It occupies 120 hectares of land in the very centre of Madrid. Later drive to Valencia, located on Spain's eastern Mediterranean coast. Throughout history, Valencia was one the most important sea ports of the Iberian Peninsula. On arrival, embark on a city tour of Valencia and enjoy picturesque views of the Town Hall, the Bull Ring, the massive Gateway Towers of Serranos and Quart. Today, witness one of the most prominent sights in Valencia, the La Seo Cathedral which houses numerous religious and artistic treasures.
Today depart for free time at Valencia Beach or alternatively take an optional excursion to the largest aquarium in Europe which contains representatives of the world's main marine ecosystems. Each building is identified with the following aquatic environments: the Mediterranean, Wetlands, Temperate and Tropical Seas, Oceans, the Antarctic, the Arctic, Islands, and the Red Sea, as well as the Dolphinarium with 24 million litres of water and a depth of 10.5 metres. Later proceed to Barcelona for your evening meal followed by a rhythmic and captivating Flamenco performance to end your night. Note: Flamenco Show may take place on day 5
Today become familiar with Barcelona by taking a city tour with a local guide. Start by visiting the most popular gardens in Barcelona, known as Park Guell. Later view from outside the magnificence of Gaudi's controversial Sagrada Familia, the Plaza de Cataluna and Barcelona's Olympic Stadium. Today, enjoy the opportunity to stroll through the lively Ramblas, the city's most spirited street. Walk through the colourful flower stalls and markets to view the Christopher Colombus monument located near the waterfront. After lunch depart for two of the famous beaches in Costa Brava; visit Callela de Mar and Lloret de Mar.
Check out and drive to the Montjuich for a breathtaking view of the city and harbour. Later enjoy free time at the Las Rambla, a renowned promenade that is crowded during day and night. It is full of kiosks, florists, street performers, cafes, restaurants and shops. After proceed to the airport for your return flight.