In Costa del Sol we stay 6 nights at the lovely seaside resort town of Torremolinos situated on the inviting Mediterranean Sea. Our hotel, the Sol Don Pablo, is a comfortable 4-star property surrounded by lovely gardens which offer the perfect combination of a relaxed atmosphere with quality service. The hotel is located directly on the Paseo Marítimo seafront promenade overlooking beautiful Bajondillo Beach and within steps of the centre of town. The hotel has 4 bars, a fully-equipped gym and spa, hair salon, gift shop, shuffleboard and lawn bowls, various outdoor pools and an indoor heated pool. The hotel’s 2 restaurants serve international themed buffets and regional specialities. There is a daily activity program, and in the evening entertainment shows and live music. All guest rooms have a side view of the sea and are equipped with two single beds or a double bed, balcony, minibar, optional safe (nominal fee) and a full bathroom. Complimentary Wifi is available in the public areas of the hotel and all guest rooms. Wine, beer, spirits, soft drinks and water are included all afternoon and evening.
After our stay at the Costa del Sol we transfer by coach to the Algarve region in Portugal, enjoying en route a sightseeing tour of the historic Spanish city of Seville. In the Algarve we stay 6 nights in the popular resort town of Albufeira, one of the most picturesque areas of the Algarve with a sandy beach that stretches for miles, azure waters and impressive cliffs and rock formations. Our hotel here is the First Class Vila Gale Cerro Alagoa, located within a 5-minute walk from the town centre and the beach. Facilities of the hotel include a restaurant, bar, outdoor pool, fitness centre with an indoor heated pool, jacuzzi and a games room with billiards and card tables. Guest rooms are simply furnished and include satellite TV, climate control, in-house videos and balcony. Wine, beer, soft drinks and water are included with lunches and dinners.
After our stay in Albufeira we enjoy a scenic drive to Lisbon where we enjoy a city sightseeing tour, our Farewell Dinner and overnight in a centrally located hotel.
***Those joining any of our tours to Europe must be able to walk fairly long distances and climb stairs easily.