This looks... AWESOME!!! Wish I could go...
The Splendors of Spain: Experience the Glories and Grandeur of a Lost Civilization
This unforgettable trip will give you, your friends and family a chance to experience one of the most fascinating periods of Muslim history, all in the company of great people, and with the comfort of a world-class travel experience.
We'll have expert tours, fascinating classes, engaging lectures (as we roll through stunning countryside), awesome ...memories, and all while we learn how Muslim history still speaks to us today. A chance to connect to your heritage, learn more about your faith, and make new friends.
Sponsored by The Islamic Center of New York University and The Maydan Institute.
Saturday, May 21st - Malaga
Tour of Malaga, followed by dinner and a relaxing night at the hotel
Sunday, May 22nd - Malaga / Ronda / Cordoba
Breakfast in Malaga, and then we depart for Ronda. After a tour of the beautiful mountain city, we’ll continue on to Cordoba.
Monday, May 23rd - Cordoba
After a hotel breakfast, we’ll spend the day exploring the grand history of Cordoba.
Tuesday, May 24th - Cordoba / Seville
We’ll head for Seville after a breakfast at the hotel. We’ll spend the day on a guided tour of beautiful Seville.
Wednesday, May 25th - Seville / Granada
After a hotel breakfast in Seville, we’ll head for Granada, and get a tour of the last Emirate of Muslim Spain. We’ll learn about how Islam’s power in the West faded, and how Spain’s Muslim history was crucial to the discovery of the New World.
Thursday, May 26th - Granada
We’ll spend another day in Granada, taking in the city’s heritage, including the incomparable Alhambra.
Friday, May 27th – Granada / Sierra Nevada / Granada
We’ll leave Granada for a day trip to the stunning Sierra Nevada mountains, where the last Muslim resistance to the Reconquista found refuge. Then we’ll head back to Granada for a final night in this magical city.
Saturday, May 28th - Granada / Malaga
We’ll head breakfast and then head back to Malaga.
Sunday, May 29th - Malaga / Madrid
We’ll learn about why May 29th is so special in Muslim history. We’ll say our say Salam to Spain and head home.
Double Room: $2,775 per person
Triple Room: $2,675 per person
(Prices based on departure from NYC. Dar El Salam can get you to Spain from anywhere in the world. We'll make it happen.)
This amazing price includes:
· Deluxe four-star and five-star accommodations in each city. You'll be wowed by stylish hotels, amazing facilities, and spectacular views.
· All meals: hotel breakfast buffets with hot drinks included, lunch and dinner at local restaurants, at the hotel, or on tour.
· All tours conducted by expert English-speaking guides.
· Luxury bus transportation between cities, with bathroom on board.
· Imam Khalid Latif and Professor Haroon Moghul provide classes on Muslim history, heritage, and what today’s generation can learn from Muslim Spain.
$500 deposit/ person
Dar El Salam Travelspain@darelsalam.com
212-725-2022 ext 25 or 36www.darelsalam.com