Date(s) - 10/07/2020 - 12/07/2020
Staying on a Bed and Breakfast basis at the 4 star Hotel Bodega Real in El Puerto de Santa Maria, with an easy commute to the centre of Cadiz, by Ferry, Train or Bus. El Puerto de Santa Maria, is alleged to have more bars and restaurants per square meter than anywhere else in Europe.
A converted winery, Hotel Bodegas Real, has a beautiful Andalucian Central Courtyard and offers elegant rooms with En-suite facilities, safety deposit box, tv, air conditioning, hairdryer, toiletries and mini bar. Wi Fi is available in public areas of the hotel.
FRIDAY 10th JULY
Depart at the agreed time, taking the coast road to El Puerto de Santa Maria. Stopping at Tarifa, located at the Southern most point of Spain, known as The Surfing Capital of Europe. Retaining a very bohemian atmosphere, Tarifa lies on The bCosta de La Luz opposite the Straits of Gibraltar, and facing Morocco.
Continuing on the coast road, e will take a comfort break at Trafalgar. Lying on the shores of the Atlantic, The Cape of Trafalgar with its 34 mtr high lighthouse, is where The Battle of Trafalgar took pace in 1805, whereThe Royal Navy commanded by Admiral Horatio Nelson decisively defeated Napolean’s combined Spanish and French fleet.
Arrival at Hotel, Distribution of rooms. Free Time.
SATURDAY 11th JULY
Optionl 1/2 day Excursion to Ubrique. Declared a historical site with Roman Origins, the medieval old quarter consists of narrow streets, picturesque corners, beautiful squares with fountains as well as fine examples of baroque architecture. Known as The Leather Capital of Spain, producing 75% of the leather goods manufactured in Spain and exporting around the world as well as supplying fashion houses such as Gucci and Louis Vutton.
A visit to the leather museum is a must, housed in the beautiful old Convent de Capuchinos at the foot of the medieval part of town.
Free Time to discover El Puerto de Santa Maria, The Tall Ships and Cadiz
SUNDAY 12th JULY
Free Time in the morning
Check out by 12.
Leisurely drive home with stops on the way.
I will post events relating to the Tall Ships taking place in Cadiz as information is released.
PRICE 229€ pp SINGLE SUPPLEMENT 60€
Price Includes 21% IVA, Travel Assist Insurance (Strongly recommend you have personal travel insurance). Return Transport. Host throughout the journey. 1/2 day optional excursion to Ubrique. Two Nights accommodation in 4 star Hotel on a Bed and Breakfast Basis
DEPOSIT OF 75€ REQUIRED AT TIME OF BOOKING. BALANCE TO BE PAID IN FULL BY 15th JUNE.
PICK UPS: TORREMOLINOS CENTRE 9.00 ARROYO TRAIN STATION 9.15 MINERVA APTS 9.25
FUENGIROLA FERRIA GROUND 9.45 LA CALA FERRIA GROUND 10.05 LA CANADA 10.30
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