Paradores Route

4-day tour Spain / Paradores****
  • Cuenca, Cordoba and Cadiz
  • Stay at authentic and luxurious Spanish inns (Paradores) in wonderful locations
  • Enjoy some of the best scenic views Spain has to offer
  • € 609 1st class
  • € 499 2nd class
Prices & Dates

Travel with comfortable trains to some beautiful, lesser known destinations in Spain. Choose to stay at Paradores, unique luxurious Spanish inns that offer spectacular views and surroundings. Start your Interrail Tour in the thriving capital Madrid, and choose to finish in Madrid or Sevilla, a destination well known for its sunny skies and flamenco dance origins.

The train

  • Directly
  • High speed train
  • Very comfortable


Outward and return journey by plane or train Check extras

Day to day

Day 1 - Cuenca

Madrid Atocha railwaystation - Cuenca per AVE high speed train. Duration 0.50h.
The parador**** of Cuenca is a landmark: on the other side of the river with great views of the old town. To the old town on a high, narrow footbridge. Nice patio with excellent restaurant. Again, all rooms with original details in historic building.
Cuenca is one of the most beautiful UNESCO cities and recently to be reached by AVE high speed train. Famous are the "hanging houses".

Day 2 - Cordoba

A direct AVE to Cordoba . Travel time 02.10h .
**** The parador of Cordoba is located on a hill not far from the AVE station with great views over the city . The parador has a quiet location .
Visit the old town with the Mezquita, a Moorish mosque converted into a Catholic church, impressive maze.

Day 3 - Cadiz

By Avant high speed train ( 1st class only ) to Cadiz . Travel time 02.20h .
Parador**** de Cádiz has a privileged, quiet location above the Atlantic. This is a modern, bright parador with beautiful terraces with the best view over the old city and the ocean. The old town very close. Nice pool .

Day 4 - Madrid or Sevilla

Per Avant/AVE to Madrid or Sevilla. Duration to Madrid 04.20h and Sevilla 01.40h.



0 Hotels ****
0 Breakfast buffet
0 Extensive travel descriptions and day-to-day program
0 Route description from station to hotel
0 Train ticket valid for all included trips – also valid for any additional local train excursions
0 All required reservations
0 Travel information from/to the start and end point of your trip per train or airplane
0 Extensive information about station services and options for transfer booking
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A parador is a luxurious state hotel in Spain. The hotels are sometimes specially built as tourist accommodations, but often also Spanish heritage kept alive in this way. Several castles, convents and haciendas are being used as a state hotel.

All hotels included in Interrail Tours have been selected according to a list of criteria that especially meet the needs and requirements of comfort-seeking customers. Please find the list of criteria in the blue box on this page

Your Interrail Tour ticket

Your Interrail Tour ticket also gives you access to an exclusive array of benefits and discounts to make the most of destinations on your itinerary. Download the free Rail Planner App from the App Store and Google Play to view the extra benefits you are entitled to with your Interrail Pass in the country you are visiting.


  • Our tour offers a basic programm. To enjoy en relax more you can book extra nights in all places, possible from € 60 per person per night; exact price you find in the 1st step on the bookingform.
  • Return trip to/from London; see Surcharge


  • Single room € 198
  • Round trip to/from London, including all reservations and surcharges (see below for details)
  • Taxi station - hotel in Cuenca, Cordoba, Cadiz (ca € 12 per taxi)

Surcharge return trip to/from London

Price from/to Lonon to one of the starting points, including all reservations and surcharges.
*2nd class € 377 p.p., 60+ € 353 p.p.
*1st class € 461 p.p., 60+ € 420 p.p.
Travel with Eurostar to Paris, switch to TGV for Barcelona, switch to AVE for Madrid. Overnight in Barcelona or Madrid is necessary in connection with the Paradores Route. From € 63 p.p.p.n.


Departue dates
  • Daily departures


Start: Madrid
Finish: Madrid or Sevilla.

Indicate on the booking form your choice.

Prices and Dates

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Please note: prices shown in the table are prices per person.


Senior discount

There is a senior discount available for 60+ travellers. The reduced price will be applied automatically during the booking process.

Additional nights
Additional nights are available at all locations from € 60 p.p.p.n. Book additional nights in the next step.



Overnight prior to the tour - Double

Overnight prior to the trip - Double

Prior to the tour, you can book an overnight stay in the city where the tour begins. If you have selected to book train travel to Spain, an overnight stay in Spain before staring the tour is required.

€ 63