DAY 1Malaga Airport-Cordoba(1:30hr)
After picking up all the travelers we will proceed to Cordoba. We will arrive at lunch time, you can have free time for lunch, or we could arrange a typical Spanish seafood paella in a halal restaurant. The price for this lunch is 15€ per person. After lunch we will make the visit around Cordoba, The Great Mosque of Cordoba (Entrance), Bridge of Musa ibn Nusayr, Calahorra Tower (Photo Stop), which are the main visits of the day. After the guided tour, there will be free time in the old quarters, to self explore and shopping. After we will go to the hotel to rest and freshen up. This night we have the option to arrange a dinner in the countryside Muslim farm, which will be an unique experience in a beautiful place with the view of a Muslim castle, and a good opportunity to interact with the local Muslim community. The price of the dinner is 15€ per person. Overnight in Cordoba.
DAY 2 Cordoba-M.Azahra-Seville(1:30hr)
After breakfast we will visit Medinat Al-Zahra archeological (Entrance) site and interactive museum. It was the city of the Umayyad Khalifa during the 10th century, it represents the peak and maximum splendour of Islam in Spain. Afterwards we will proceed to Seville. Plaza España is our visit in Seville after having lunch, we will try to view the sunset here. After the guided tour, there will be free time in the Muslim quarters to explore and shopping. Having dinner and overnight in Seville
DAY 3 Seville-Granada(3hrs)
After Breakfast, we will make the visit of Seville. The Royal Alcazar (Entrance) , a Christian Palace built by Muslim craftmen with a unique mudejar decoration; The Giralda Tower, The former minaret of the Mosque of Seville from the year 1182. After visiting Seville, we will have lunch and continue our journey to Granada (3hrs). At the arrival in Granada we will check in at the hotel to freshen up. In the evening we will visit the Albayzin, former Muslim Quarters, panoramic views to the Alhambra, Grand Mosque of Granada. Having dinner and overnight in Granada.
DAY 4 Alhambra and Granada
After breakfast we will visit the Alhambra, the most visited monument in Spain, and the best preserved medieval Muslim Royal Palace in the world. In our visit We will walk in the royal houses of the Muslim Sultans from the Nasrid Dynasty, founded by Muhammad al-Ahmar, and we will “Read the Alhambra”, by following the Arabic inscriptions in their walls, full of du’a, Qur’an, poetry and more. After Alhambra we could arrange a buffet lunch in an open air Muslim villa 10 minutes from Alhambra by bus, Price for this lunch is 15€ per person. After lunch there will be some time to rest at the hotel. In the evening, we will walk and explore the city center and the Moroccan Bazar. After that, we have dinner in the halal restaurant. Overnight in Granada
day 5 Alpujarra Mountains & Jumaa
After breakfast we will make our trip to the Alpujarra mountains, where the last Muslims of Alandalus were living and practicing Islam for more than 150 years after the conquest of Granada. New Muslims are living here now, and they have the olive plantations which produce olive oil for the whole year, with the same olives once planted by the Muslims of the past. We will visit the Traditional village of “Pampaneira”, where you can see the local carpets, chocolate factory, traditional houses, streets and architecture of the place. We will have lunch in a restaurant, and after we will go to the countryside, where you can walk around the orange orchards and olive trees. We will also visit the local Masjid in the countryside, where we can make the Jumaa. After we will go back to Granada. There will be free time for shopping and self exploring. Overnight in Granada
DAY 6 Granada-Malaga Airport
After breakfast, we will head to Malaga Airport according to the drop off time. If you want to stay longer in Granada, we can help you to arrange public bus to Malaga Airport in your departure day. Arrival time at the airport is 9:30-10:00 am
4* HOTELS: 5 nights in nice and clean hotels in every city
TICKETS: Mosque of Cordoba, Medinat Al-Zahra (Cordoba), Royal Alcazar (Seville), Alhambra Palaces (Granada)
BREAKFAST: 5 breakfast at hotels
MUSLIM GUIDE: English speaking local Muslim guide
WATER: Free water every day
ALL TRANSFERS: We cover all transfers. New and fully AC bus. Relax and enjoy!