Spanish Civil War Tour

Spanish Civil War Tour
Spanish Civil War Tour
Spanish Civil War Tour
Spanish Civil War Tour

Tour Details

Visit the battlefields and sites of the Spanish Civil War which according to Claude Bowers, U.S. ambassador to Spain during the war, it was the “dress rehearsal” for World War II.

The cost which includes breakfast, hotel accommodation, coach, museums and guide, although flight, food and drinks are not included – is £2,350 per person.

Itinerary

Day 1

Fly to Barcelona and check into a hotel on the south west side of the City

Day 2

             Drive to the Ebro battlefield of 1938

              Visit the Museum in Corbera then continue to see the devastated old town

              Lunch break either in Corbera or Gandesa

              Visit the British and American Battalions last stand in the Civil War

              Visit a medical station and the Memorial de les Camposines

              Visit a trench system near la Fatarella

              Enjoy the drive to Tortosa through magnificent scenery along the Ebro River

              Check into a hotel for evening meal and overnight stay

Day 3

              Drive to Valencia and enjoy a visit to the beautiful City to include lunch

               Early afternoon departure to Madrid (about a 4 hour journey)

               Arrive near Madrid and check into a hotel on south side of the City

Day 4

               Drive to Sierra de Guadarrama and hear about Hemingway`s War

               Visit Valle de los Caidos and El Escoril Palace

               Continue to the Brunete Battlefield area fought in the summer of 1937

               See some old bunkers on the way to Brunete for a lunch break

               Return to the hotel near Madrid in the late afternoon

Day 5

              Drive to the Jarama battlefield of early 1937, and hear the stories on a new front

              See the heroism of the International Brigades who saved the day and Madrid

              Visit the British Battalion HQ in the Cookhouse

              Drive to Toledo to visit this famous City, and its part in the Civil War

              Free time to explore the City on foot via an escalator

              Return to our hotel near Madrid for a farewell evening with evening meal

Day 6

Drive to the Airport for return flight to the UK

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Dates and Prices

  • September 16, 2024 Book now
Spanish Civil War Tour
6 days
£2,350
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