Senior tourists

Here are some ideas to help you prepare for the holiday you deserve and find out why Spain is one of the preferred destinations for senior tourism. An excellent climate all year round, cultural routes, a cuisine based on a Mediterranean diet, popular traditions, well-being packages, ideas for activities in the city and the countryside... A host of options for having fun and living life to the full.

What will you find when you get here? Mild temperatures and sunshine all year round. Can you imagine taking a stroll along the beach every morning? Or eating at an outdoor restaurant in the middle of winter with no need for a heater? It's all possible in Spain. Delicious healthy food. These are the advantages of the Mediterranean diet, whose main attractions are olive oil, fresh garden produce and fish. Our advice is to accompany it with one of Spain's well-known excellent wines. Culture, art and popular tradition. Everything from cultural routes with the UNESCO World Heritage designation to some of Europe's finest museums such as the Prado. What's more, in Spain you'll be able to enjoy numerous popular festivities with a long tradition. Ideas for well-being in spas and hot springs. Original and luxurious travel ideas on board a tourist train like the Al-Andalus or the Transcantábrico.


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  • Waters that will revitalise you.

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    …Did you know that Europe's second-largest thermal lake is in Spain? Its waters have properties that help to relax and improve your vital balance. It is in the Region of Aragón, within the Termas Pallarés spa resort. Find…

  • Ávila, a journey back to the Middle Ages.

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    …Ávila. (Castilla y Leon) A visit to Ávila is a trip back in time where you will feel like a real medieval knight. The city (walled, yet open-minded) is a designated World Heritage Site and provides the perfect surroundin…

  • Wineries with history.

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    …Walking around these wineries you will feel as though time has stood still. The charm of classic barrels, old tools and utensils, aging rooms… Visit wineries with history on Spain’s Wine Routes and you will discover the …

  • Avant-garde wineries: the new cathedrals to wine in Spain..

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    …Architecture, wine, design and art. Visit Spain's most avant-garde wineries, buildings that combine functionality and aesthetics, designed by the world's most prestigious architects. Here, wine is the true protagonist. H…

  • Benidorm in peace and quiet.

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    …Benidorm. Alicante - Alacant. (Region of Valencia) Every day is a pleasure in Benidorm, as this is a city for made for relaxation, sunbathing on beaches of golden sand, taking a leisurely stroll to look at the views… Wha…

  • Bilbao from a boat.

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    …Bilbao. Bizkaia. (Basque Country) In Bilbao there is a different a way of seeing the city's main museums and monuments: by boat. You will be able to see the following things while you sail down the Nervión estuary for an…

  • Charter boating in Spain.

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    …If you like sailing, Spain is a destination that you will love for many reasons: because of the good weather, the variety of settings its coasts have to offer, the quality of the facilities, and because hiring a boat is …

  • Sweets from Convents.

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    …One hundred percent artisanal, with limited production and cooked with the dedication characteristic of monastic life. Such are the sweets that you can buy in convents in many cities in Spain. Here are some suggestions f…

  • Andalusia’s fino sherry, a culture of life.

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    …(Andalusia) Andalusia has numerous attractions which will entice you to stay: wonderful beaches, an outstanding artistic heritage, a festive atmosphere and of course, a delicious gastronomy. And to sample these delights,…

  • The Balearic Islands by boat.

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    …(Balearic Islands) The Balearic Islands share such special landscapes, climate and culture that you are sure to be captivated. It happened to people such as Chopin, Errol Flynn, Winston Churchill, Rubén Darío and Joan Mi…

  • The healthiest flavours: the Mediterranean diet.

    Travel ideas, World Heritage | Intangible heritage

    …Enjoy food in a healthy way. This is the first proposal in the Mediterranean diet, which was awarded the UNESCO Intangible Cultural Heritage designation. Based on the consumption of olive oil, vegetables and fresh season…

  • Elche, white palm crafts and footwear.

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    …Elche. Alicante - Alacant. (Region of Valencia) In Elche you’ll discover a very special craft based on the white palm (palm leaves which turn white when deprived of sunlight for months), and also its footwear. White palm…

  • In winter, the Canary Islands.

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    …(Canary Islands) Forget about your coats, gloves and scarves. If you want to enjoy good weather and the beach in the middle of winter, then head to the Canary Islands. Its eternal spring climate always guarantees success…

  • Open-air Theatre Festivals.

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    …In Spain, towns, gardens and historic locations undergo a summer transformation. They are decked out to host their annual theatre festivals, including some of Europe's most important programmes. This is the chance to enj…

  • Golf in Spain's World Heritage Cities.

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    …Fifteen unique cities and golf courses to enjoy. Spain's World Heritage Cities are a good alternative when it comes to planning a golfing holiday. You can enjoy your favourite sport and also discover monuments that will …

  • Galicia: golfing holidays in the heart of the countryside.

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    …(Galicia) Do you like playing golf in your free time? If we suggest a privileged location for your hobby then you are sure to want to play even more. We are talking about Galicia, northeastern Spain. A Region with course…

  • Galicia and its shellfish, an indulgence from the sea.

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    …(Galicia) Easy to cook and a delight for the palate. This is Galicia’s seafood. Tasty, varied and abundant. In Galicia you can try it freshly caught and perfectly prepared. And it’s nutritious and healthy too. Come and e…

  • Golf in Alicante: the lure of the green.

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    …Alicante - Alacant. (Region of Valencia) Play golf 365 days a year, with ideal temperatures, sea views and an excellent range of complementary leisure activities. Do you like the idea? Then come to Spain for your holiday…

  • Your Christmas shopping in Spain.

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    …This is the season to discover the pleasures of Christmas shopping and the sales. Winter brings the holiday season, a time for gathering with family and friends, and for exchanging gifts and good wishes. In Spain, shoppi…

  • Gastronomy: one of the highlights of the Way of Saint James.

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    …If you’re tempted to become a pilgrim and travel the Way of Saint James, once you learn more about the gastronomic delights awaiting you along your route you’ll jump at the chance to make the trip. You’ll discover what “…

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    …Discovering Green Spain aboard one of the best tourist trains in the world, the Transcantábrico, is an unforgettable experience. You will be accommodated in cars equipped to ensure your comfort, with large suites fitted …

  • Las Caldas Spa Complex: peace and quiet in beautiful natural surroundings.

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    …Asturias. (Principality of Asturias) This impressive spa complex is located in the heart of nature, only 8 kilometres from the city of Oviedo (Asturias). Here you can experience the delights of relaxing in the mineral me…

  • Las Alpujarras: nature and health just a stone's throw from the beach.

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    …(Andalusia) The south of Spain is home to a veritable spring of health and well-being situated less than 30 minutes from the coast of Granada and Almería. We refer to the Sierra de La Alpujarra Mountains, a marvelous set…

  • Lleida: a journey to discover the traditional trades.

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    …Lérida. Lleida. (Catalonia) If you're thinking about a trip to the area of Lleida, in Catalonia, we propose an interesting and different journey: visit unique areas related to traditional ways of life such as the Museo d…

  • Colonial atmosphere in San Cristóbal de la Laguna.

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    …San Cristóbal de la Laguna. Tenerife. (Canary Islands) You do not have to leave Spain to travel back to colonial times, to a time of conquistadors and discoveries. Come to San Cristóbal de la Laguna in the Canary Islands…

  • Marshland in Huelva: a journey to the home of bird life.

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    …Huelva. (Andalusia) There is a scent of salt and a sea breeze. Your feet sink into the sand. Just enough for you to leave a track and feel part of the surroundings. In the air, a flock of birds takes flight. On the groun…

  • Marbella, golfing paradise.

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    …Marbella. Malaga. (Andalusia) Think of your perfect golfing conditions and then compare them with those in Marbella: warm, dry and sunny climate; gentle, rolling landscapes with large areas open to the sea and mountains;…

  • River sources: a spectacle of nature.

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    …Witnessing the birth of some of Spain's rivers is a real spectacle. These rivers spring forth in areas where the landscapes and nature speak for themselves. Don't miss the chance to visit them. Requirements: comfortable …

  • Touring Lleida’s natural landscapes in a vintage train.

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    …Lleida. (Catalonia) Between the months of April and October a vintage train plies the route through the loveliest natural landscapes in the region of Lleida. The return journey departs from the plain of Lleida and goes a…

  • San Sebastián, a city made for strolling.

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    …San Sebastián. Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) The whole of San Sebastián oozes elegance and beauty. The secret for discovering its charms is to wander through its streets, parks and avenues. Strolling along its various prome…

  • Following in Goya’s footsteps in Aragón.

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    …(Aragón) Francisco de Goya is one of the great masters of painting. He was ahead of his time, a brilliant, sensitive artist. Here we invite you to discover his works in Aragón, northeastern Spain, the Region that saw his…

  • The Al-Andalus train, a palace on rails.

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    …We invite you to discover different parts of Spain on board this luxury sightseeing train, and to enjoy its 'Belle Époque' décor, its comfortable Deluxe Suites and Gran Clase bedrooms, its spacious 1920s saloon cars, its…

  • One day in Toledo.

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    …Toledo. (Castilla-La Mancha) One day in Toledo always feels like too little. The famous “city of the three cultures” awaits us very near Spain’s capital city, barely 70 kilometres from Madrid. One of the reasons its hist…

  • One day in Segovia.

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    …Segovia. (Castilla y Leon) Segovia is a World Heritage City, with unique monuments that alone make a visit well worthwhile. However, once in Segovia you will find the city offers much, much more. An old Jewish quarter, s…

  • A stroll around Madrid's Royal Palace.

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    …Madrid. (Madrid Region) Few European royal residences conserve decorative elements like those of the Royal Palace in Madrid. Its majestic rooms are home to major artistic treasures and continue to bear witness to histori…

  • Caldes de Malavella, where water is life.

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    …Caldes de Malavella. Girona. (Catalonia) Why not get away from it all and visit Caldes de Malavella in Catalonia, a place with a great tradition in spas, where the water springs up with zeal. It is a town dotted with spr…

  • Bath houses in Castile-La Mancha, with all the flavour of long-standing tradition.

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    …(Castilla-La Mancha) Break the old routine for a few days - come and relax in Spain. At Castile-La Mancha's bath houses you can look after your health and enjoy a rural setting with all the creature comforts, in direct c…

  • Rustic courses: the most environmentally-friendly way to play golf.

    Travel ideas

    …Would you like play golf a new way? Then discover Spain’s rustic courses. They are an alternative that adapts to natural environmental elements, with minimum impact on the landscape. Their eco-friendly character is just …

  • Country houses in Asturias, unique settings.

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    …(Principality of Asturias)   Asturias has loads to enjoy, it's no secret: countryside, culture, coast, gastronomy, sport… However, staying at an unusual hotel could also turn your stay in this Region of northern Spain in…

  • The Canary Islands: golf right next to the beach.

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    …(Canary Islands) Would you like to play golf at any time of the year, enjoying springtime temperatures and a pleasant sea breeze? You can, in the Canary Islands: a veritable paradise for golf lovers, close to the beach a…

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