Alderdi Eder gardens and Town Hall of Donostia-San Sebastian, Spain

Senior Vacation to Spain in September: 8 Day Adventure

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Countries Visited


Places Visited

Madrid, San Sebastian, Barcelona, Logrono

Suggested Duration

8 Days

On this 8-day tour of Spain, you will experience a country that is steeped in history and culture. Spain is a lively country that is every bit as comfortable to explore as it is exciting. As the sounds of Spanish guitar fill the air, you may find yourself utterly mesmerized by the hypnotizing movements of flamenco dancers. Stroll through the winding streets of Barcelona’s Gothic Quarter, indulge in a live flamenco show, attend La Roja Wine Harvest Festival, and discover some of Barcelona and Madrid’s...

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Trip Highlights

  • Experience Spain’s unique traditions firsthand when you attend a live flamenco show that will be accompanied by a gourmet dinner of regional tapas
  • Stroll through Madrid’s charming Parque del Retiro and admire the vibrant colors of the changing seasons
  • Delight in a privately guided tour of Madrid and visit the city’s most iconic sites
  • Dine at one of the top restaurants in the world when you visit San Sebastian in Spain’s Basque Country
  • Enjoy the opportunity to view a film at the world-renowned San Sebastian Film Festival
  • Attend the La Rioja Wine Harvest Festival in the charming city of Logrono, where you will partake in the age-old tradition of crushing the grapes with your bare feet
  • Discover the very best of Barcelona on a privately guided tour of the city that will have you visiting the infamous La Sagrada Familia cathedral
  • Meander through Barcelona’s Park Guell and admire the beauty of Antoni Gaudi’s marvelous works of art

Detailed Description

From the charming streets of San Sebastian to the gorgeous fall colors of Madrid, Spain is sure to delight all who visit. During your visit, you will be enchanted by the quirky traditions of the La Rioja Wine Harvest Festival, where you will have the unique opportunity to turn grapes to juice with your bare feet. You will also have the exclusive opportunity to attend the San Sebastian Film Festival in the Basque Country. On this luxurious, 8-day tour of Spain, you will discover the history and culture that abound from this magnificent country on a trip that is customized just for you.

Your tour will begin in the gleaming Spanish capital of Madrid, where you will delight in a live flamenco show that will be accompanied by regional tapas and sangria. In addition to the live show, you will be able to stroll through the stunning Parque del Retiro before a privately guided tour of one of Spain’s most illustrious museums, the specifics of which will be curated to your personal interests. You will also enjoy a tour of the city, in which you will enjoy visits Madrid’s many exciting neighborhoods, top eateries, and acclaimed sites. You will then transfer to San Sebastian, which is located in the Basque Country. A leisurely hike to a nearby town will provide you with spectacular views of the city and sea.

During your time in San Sebastian, you will have the exclusive opportunity to dine at one of the world’s most prestigious Michelin-starred restaurants. The following evening, you will indulge in a guided pintxos tour of the city, where you will savor the unique flavors of this fascinating region. Finally, you will arrive in the bustling city of Barcelona, where you will enjoy visits to the city’s charming neighborhoods and most important cultural sites on a privately guided tour of the city. During this luxurious, 8-day tour of Spain, you will uncover many of the treasures that this wonderful country has to offer.

Starting Price

$2,491 per person (excluding international flights)

Your Zicasso trip is fully customizable, and this sample itinerary is a starting place for your travel plans. Actual costs are dynamic, and your selection of accommodations and activities, your season of travel, and other such variables will bring this budget guideline up or down. Throughout your planning experience with your Zicasso specialist, your itinerary is designed around your budget. You can book your trip when you are satisfied with every detail. Planning your trip with a Zicasso travel specialist is a free service.

What's Included

The starting price is based on travel during the low season for a minimum of two travelers staying in shared 3-star accommodations. Please inquire for a custom trip quote based on your travel preferences and travel dates.

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