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.