MadridSalamancaPortoSintraLisbonSPAINPORTUGAL222NO. OF NIGHTS STAYDAY STOP BarcelonaZaragozaSegoviaSan Sebastian21Dates & Prices 2012EUROCLUBGo to topdeck.travel/Trail-of-Columbus for more info.EUROCLUBTRIP CODE: HTSLMDay 1 Lisbon, Portugal. Welcome to Lisbon! We meet our Trip Leader and fellow travellers and tonight we visit Bairro Alto, one of the oldest districts in Lisbon and the heart of Lisbon's nightlife. (D) Day 2 Lisbon. Today we have a free day to see the many attractions Lisbon has to offer. (B) Day 3 Lisbon to Porto. En route to Porto we stop at the nearby town of Sintra to visit the Palacio Nacional da Pena, one of the best examples of 19th century Romantic Architecture in Portugal. We also stop at Vila Nova de Gaia, just across the river from Porto and the port capital of the world! Enjoy a tour and tasting at one of the many port cellars. (B,D)Day 4 Porto. Today explore Porto. Visit the Ribeira district, the famous medieval old town of Porto. We see many azulejos, the hand-painted tiles that characterize many of Portugal's buildings. Those on Sao Bento Station depict the country's history. (B)Day 5 Porto to Madrid, Spain. To the capital of Spain, magical Madrid. En route we stop at Salamanca, one of the most spectacular renaissance cities in Europe and home to the oldest university in Spain. (B,D)Day 6 Madrid. On our city tour we see the Royal Palace, home to one of Europe's oldest monarchies, and the Plaza Mayor. There is plenty of free time to visit the Prado or relax in the peaceful botanical gardens. (B)Day 7 Madrid to San Sebastian. First stop Segovia then it's on to San Sebastian in the Basque Country. (B,D)Day 8 San Sebastian. Try your hand at surfing or just chill on the beach. Later today discover the city's many pintxos (tapas) bars in the old town. (B)Day 9 San Sebastian to Barcelona. First stop today Zaragoza then on to the funky city of Barcelona. (B,D)Day 10 Barcelona. Our trip ends today after breakfast. (B)For a detailed itinerary see days 12-21 of the 21 Day Iberian Voyager trip on page 84 or visit our website.What's Included»»9 breakfasts (B), 5 dinners (D)»»9 nights hostel accommodation»»Modern air-conditioned coach»»Sightseeing tours of all major cities»»Port tour and tasting»»Escorted services of a fully trained Topdeck Trip Leader and Driver2 countries visited10 Day Trail of ColumbusMadridSintraStartFinish12May1221May1219May1228May12G02Jun1211Jun1209Jun1218Jun12G23Jun1202Jul1230Jun1209Jul 12G,P14Jul1223Jul1221Jul1230Jul12 G04Aug1213Aug12 25Aug1203Sep1207Sep1216Sep12G15Sep1224Sep12AUDG = Guaranteed Departure P = Day Trip to Pamplona10 Days from $1120Trip price of $895 + $225 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1120 Trip price of $960 + $225 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1185 Trip price of $995 + $225 Food Fund = Total Trip Price $1220 Price based on multi-share: usually 4 per room.
Exclusive to Topdeck»»Geiranger Fjord cruise»»Polar plunge and wood fired sauna»»Russian guide travelling with the trip for 8 days through Russia»»Farewell dinner in BerlinWhat's Included»»36 breakfasts (B), 23 lunches (L), 25 dinners (D)»»15 nights hotel upgrade, 4 nights in hostels, 17 nights in bungalows in campsites»»All ferry crossings»»Modern air-conditioned coach»»Sightseeing tours of all major cities and local city guides in St Petersburg, Novgorod and Moscow»»Entrance to the Hermitage Museum and Russian folklore show in St Petersburg; Metro and Kremlin tours in Moscow»»Escorted services of a fully trained Topdeck Trip Leader and Driver plus the services of a Topdeck 'On Road Chef' from Berlin to Tallinn10 countries visited37 Day Red Star SpecialChurch of the Spilt Blood, St Petersburg|8988