ROOTS OF SEFARAD

Jewish Heritage in Spain and Portugal

Jews in Moorish Spain: The Southern Route


Highlights

  • Granada - SEE the Moorish Alhambra palace which inspired Washington Irving.
  • Córdoba - TOUR the old Jewish quarter and museum and PARTICIPATE in a workshop on Ladino canticles.
  • MálagaVISIT the new Picasso museum, MEET with a member of the Jewish community and visit their synagogue.

And also:

  • Medina Azahara SEE the majestic Arab city…where a Jew was Grand Vizier.
  • GuadalupeVISIT this Center of Roman Catholic pilgrimages...and HEAR about its Jewish secrets

 


 

Summary

Girona

  • Day 1:  Barajas Airport - Madrid
  • Day 2:  Madrid
  • Day 3:  Madrid–Toledo-Almagro
  • Day 4:  Almagro-Jaén-Granada
  • Day 5:  Granada
  • Day 6:  Granada-Málaga
  • Day 7:  Málaga-Lucena-Córdoba
  • Day 8:  Cordoba-Medina Azahara-Sevilla
  • Day 9:  Seville
  • Day 10:  Seville-Mérida-Cáceres
  • Day 11:  Cáceres-Trujillo-Guadalupe
  • Day 12:  Guadalupe-Madrid
  • Day 13:  Madrid - Barajas Airport