Day 1 Overnight Flight
The literal translation is "Coast of the Sun" and with an average of 300 sunny days per year, it is a great destination for Canadians looking to escape our winter season. You can expect temperatures of 19 to 21 C for the high, and low around 10 C. From your local joining points, we shuttle to Toronto Pearson Airport for our flights to Malaga, which connect through Montreal.
Day 2 Costa del Sol, Spain
Coming to Málaga and Costa del Sol means finding beautiful landscapes, fabulous beaches, delicious food, interesting customs and traditions. It means discovering a rich cultural heritage, amazing coastal areas, and charming white hinterland villages. The sheltered Costa del Sol, in the Southern part of Spain, is shaped by many beaches, coves, and marinas and offers the authentic features of the Andalusian culture. The Costa del Sol region, along the Mediterranean coastline of the Malaga province, lies 100 km east of the Strait of Gibraltar and 130 km north of Africa. One of the greatest attractions is the proximity of different landscapes from the mountain and valleys, to the sea and amazing coastlines. Today, we check into our Junior Suite accommodation for the next 21 nights. Unpack, relax and begin to explore this interesting area. Our accommodations, AluaSun Lago Rojo, is in Playa de la Carihuela, in the heart of Costa del Sol, in the district of Torremolinos. Enjoy your included breakfast and dinner buffet daily, with coffee included at breakfast. All rooms feature private bathroom, hairdryer, satellite tv, telephone, climate controlled, mini bar and sun terrace with pool view. There is also an outdoor fresh water swimming pool and Wi-Fi. Your tour director is on hand to offer suggestions. (D)
Day 3 Costa del Sol
Day 3 to 22 Your time may be as busy, or as relaxing as you wish. Playa de la Carihuela, is the largest beach of Torremolinos, and very popular with ideal swimming conditions as water is clear and shallow. The Paseo Maritimo Promenade, running the length of the beach, is ideal for grabbing a drink or bite to eat. Several optional excursions will be available for sale during your time here, including Grenada, Ronda, Sevilla, Cordoba, and Gibraltar. Tour descriptions available upon request and are available to book prior to departure. (B,D)
Day 23 Return to Canada
Our relaxing getaway comes to an end with a few final pictures before we board the airplane and return to back to Canada. Thank you for joining our winter retreat! (B)