From the chic boutiques of Paris to the spice souks of Marrakech, enjoy an adventure of culture, history and contrasts. Explore Chateau Villandry, cycle in the Dordogne, sunbake in San Sebastian, sample sherry in Jerez and cross the Sahara by camel. With plenty of free time, this is a trip that has something for everyone.
Days 14-15 Madrid
Marvel at masterpieces in the Museo del Prado or relax in the Parque del Buen Retiro. Later, experience the cityÂ’s lively atmosphere after the sun goes down.
Day 16 Salamanca
Admire the quirky Casa de las Conchas then pull up a chair at a Plaza Mayor cafe and enjoy tapas washed down with sangria.
Days 17-18 Coimbra
Cross the border into Portugal. Blast those tastebuds with alheiras and piri-piri, then indulge in the regionÂ’s renowned red wines.
Days 19-20 Lisbon
Rattle through the capital on a tram then visit the hilltop citadel for magnificent, panoramic views across terracotta rooftops.
Days 21-22 The Algarve
Head straight to the AlgaveÂ’s beautiful beaches to enjoy sunshine, a swim and some well-deserved relaxation.
Day 23 Jerez
Take a bodega tour and sample some of this townÂ’s world-renowned sherries.
Days 24-25 Chefchaouen
Cross the Strait of Gibraltar to Africa. Discover enchanting Chefchaouen on a stroll through its narrow cobblestone streets and past blue-washed houses.
Days 26-27 Fes
Encounter a city suspended in time. For an unforgettable experience, watch the sunset over the medina as the melodic call to prayer echoes through the streets.
Days 28-29 Marrakech
Haggle with locals in the souqs then perhaps celebrate the end of the journey with a grand Moroccan feast.
Day 1 Paris
Peruse impressionist art at the Musee d'Orsay, rub shoulders with chic Parisians in the Marais or head to Sacre Coeur with wine and food in hand for an unforgettable picnic.
Days 2-3 Tours
Cycle through the countryside of the Loire to the chateau and gardens of Villandry.
Day 4 Bordeaux
Wander through Bordeaux's World Heritage-listed Old Town, or just sit back with a glass of its famous wine.
Days 5-7 Dordogne Region
Discover fine food, medieval architecture and slow, winding rivers in the picturesque Dordogne region.
Days 8-9 Pyrenees
Spend a day hiking in the foothills of the Pyrenees for breathtaking scenery and clean, crisp air.
Days 10-11 San Sebastian
Hang out with the locals on a sandy beach then scale Mt Urgull to enjoy a spectacular sunset over the bay.
Days 12-13 Segovia
This walled town holds a treasure trove of architectural wonders just waiting to be explored, including the romantic Alcazar Castle.