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Paradores & Pousadas

Sept. 23–Oct. 7, 2021

Tour Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

Activity Level: Moderate

To learn more, call Odysseys Unlimited at 1-888-370-6765

You’re invited on a distinctive small-group journey through the Iberian Peninsula to the intimate lodgings of Spain’s paradores and Portugal’s pousadas: medieval monasteries, historic fort­resses and stately palaces, each reflecting the spirit of its region. We feel the spell of Iberia’s rich Roman and Moorish past — and the pull of its vibrant contemporary life.


  • Eight nights’ accommodations in distinguished historic lodgings
  • National Palace of Queluz, Portugal
  • Lisbon sightseeing, including Belém
  • Evora, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Roman ruins at Mérida
  • Moorish Toledo
  • Tour of Cordoba, a UNESCO World Heritage site
  • Seville and its renowned Catédral
  • Granada’s Alhambra and Generalife Gardens
  • Three-night stay in sophisticated Madrid
  • Madrid sightseeing including Prado, Plaza Mayor, and Royal Palace
  • Places of Interest: Lisbon, Evora, Carmona, Ronda, Ubeda, Madrid and more

Optional Post-Tour Extension

Spend four days and three nights in Barcelona.

Program Itinerary is subject to change. See final brochure for complete details.

Cost Details

Please see tour brochure for details.

Please consider purchasing travel insurance to protect your trip. Learn more.

Map of tour region
Staying in Posadas and Paradores, rather than hotels throughout, was a highlight.
Nancy Burke, ’70, ’82

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