Day 1 Early departure for the journey to Dover and the crossing to Calais. Travelling on to Dijon for an overnight stop. (NB dinner not included).
Day 2 Departing for the journey on through France and into Spain and the coastal resort of Tossa de Mar for a ten night stay.
Days 3 to 11 Tossa de Mar at leisure. Located on the Girona coast between the city of Barcelona and the French border. Once an ancient fishermen’s village with an important historical background which has now been transformed into a tourist destination on the Costa Brava. With three days at leisure you can explore its landscape, beaches and monuments, and we have also included the following excursions:- ● A half day tour along the Costa Brava coast through San Feliu to the modern cosmopolitan town of Platja D’Aro. ● A half day to the pretty town of Tordera in the Montnegre National Park. Enjoy the hustle and bustle of the local market with a variety of goods on sale. ● A half day to Lloret de Mar, known for its Mediterranean beaches. The medieval hilltop Castle of Sant Joan offers views over the area, and the central Iglesia de Sant Roma church provides examples of both Catalan Gothic and modern architecture. During your visit there will be a chance to participate in some local wine tasting. ● A day tour to Girona beside the River Onyar. A city known for its medieval architecture, walled Old Quarter and the remains of the Roman Forca Vella Fortress. Take a stroll through the old town, visit the museums the historic buildings or just enjoy a coffee in one of the many cafes or restaurants. Then continue to Banyoles, which is in the vicinity of the Volcanic Zone of La Garrotxa Nature Reserve and surrounded by green hills. Visit some of the heritage sites or just enjoy a stroll beside the lake. ● A day tour to the amazing city of Barcelona with so much to see and do. We have included a guide, to enhance your visit, who will show you some of the famous sights including the Sagrada Familia. Take a stroll along La Ramblas, famous for its cafes and restaurants, or the beach and marina. ● A half day tour to Blanes, known as the ‘Gateway to the Costa Brava’, a very popular resort with the beautiful beach of San Francesc.
CHRISTMAS DAY Free to enjoy the festivities as laid on by the hotel.
HAPPY NEW YEAR A free day to enjoy what Tossa de Mar has to offer.
Day 12 Departing Tossa de Mar for the return journey to Dijon and the overnight stop. (NB dinner not included).
Day 13 After breakfast, depart the hotel and commence the homeward journey.
Located close to the town and the beaches. All bedrooms are en-suite with air-conditioning, TV, hairdryer, telephone, furnished balcony and tea/coffee making facilities. Bars, restaurants, reading rooms and terraces. Four swimming pools and mini golf. Use of indoor pool and Jacuzzi is free of charge. Whilst saunas, tropical showers, ice baths etc are €6 per person, payable direct to hotel. NB Overnight hotel All bedrooms are en-suite with TV and hotel has an onsite restaurant.
Single room supplement £303
Holiday insurance £35
(70 years and over £60)
Tour No AW0049