With rolling countryside of olive groves; rugged mountain ranges; renaissance cities; and ancient capitals, there is no doubt that there is a great deal to experience in the heart of Andalucía. Yet is it possible to enjoy much of it in just a week? The answer is a resounding yes, if you let the train take the strain.
Lovingly restored and significantly enhanced with luxurious suites, saloons, dining cars and even WiFi, 'Tren Al Andalus' seems to live up to its moniker as a Palace on Wheels.
With weeklong itineraries encompassing much of the best that inland Andalucía has to offer Feve, the owners of this luxury holiday service, are hoping to redefine organised travel in Southern Spain.
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