Ibn Rushd Islamic Spain History Tour June 30-5 July

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Day 1: Malaga – SevilleSpain Islamic History Tour
Meet and greet at Malaga airport. depart for Seville Upon your arrival into
Seville we will transfer you straight to the hotel for check in. After check in we
will take a guided walk around the city after which will have free time to explore and enjoy the Capital city of Andalusia.

Day 2: Seville – Cordoba
After breakfast we will check out from our hotel and take a walk of the main
sites of Seville including the Giralda tower which used to be the huge minarete
of the Great mosque of Seville.
we then take a fully guided visit of the Alcazar Palace.
Free time for lunch and shopping before departing for Cordoba.
Upon our arrival in Cordoba we will visit The Callahora tower to learn all about
the great Muslim Capital and it’s contribution s to science, art, literature and so
much more. Check into hotel and free and easy.

Day 3: Cordoba
After breakfast we will make our way to the Great Mosque of Cordoba to take
a visit of this amazing architectural wonder.
Free time for lunch and shopping
We then go on to visit the archaeological site of Madinat Al Zahra. The city built
by the Caliph Abdul Rahman III. Here we will visit the museum after which we
will make our way to the ruins of this once a wonder city that left people in awe
when they visited. Return to hotel to rest and freshen up.
Today we have a special evening with a Spanish Muslim family on their Olive
farm (TBC). After learning more about them and having a delicious homemade
meal we return to our hotel.

Day 4: Granada
After breakfast we will depart for the last Muslim Kingdom of Granada which
held out against the Christian onslaught for over 200 years.
Arrive in Granada to check into our hotel to rest/ freshen up.
Guided walk around the city and then free time to explore at your leisure.
In the evening guided visit throught the Albaycin (old Muslim quarter) up to the
new Mosque of Granada, the first in 500 years.

Day 5: Granada- Alpujarra – Granada
After breakfast we make our way to the Alhambra, usually the highlight of the
tour for many. Nominated a wonder of the world the visit to the Palaces,
gardens and fort will leave you breathless. This will be a fully guided tour and
will take up the bulk of the day.

Day 6: Granada – Malaga Train Station
After breakfast we we check out of our hotel leaving behind Granada to make
our way south to the Alpujarra mountains along the route of Nasrid’s. It was
here that many Muslims fled to in order to seek refuge from being persecuted
and prevented from practicing their religion.
On the way we will stop at the old Muslim bridge and the Muslim fort/castle
which is the location of one of the last stands made by the Muslims of
Alpujarra. We will have a chance to interact with the local Muslim community
while having dinner at a Muslim restaurant run by Spanish Muslim revert.
We then continue along the coast of the Mediterranean Sea to Malaga airport in
time for flights home.
Our Andalusian experience comes to an end with final farewells.

Package Includes:

  • Hotels with Breakfast
  • Full Transfers
  • Guided Tours
  • Entrance Fees
  • Museum Fees

Excluding: Flights ( contact us to assist you in booking flights) Travel Insurance & PCR tests if required.

Please contact us 07915146853 for booking or email info@sabeel-travels.co.uk.