Making It Most Memorable
The Wellington Society should be your first point of contact for group travel in Madrid and Central Spain. We routinely provide travel services for groups of 10 to over 100.
In addtions to desinations found on our Tour page, we are excited to be able to offer special tour tailored expressly for groups.. We give you an overview of each tour and then work directly to you to assure the best possible experience for your group.
For Whom The Bell Tolls
Hemingway´s classic novel of the Spanish Civil War comes alive with the assistance of Prof. R. Buckley; a noted Hemingway historian.
Based in the Guadarrama Mountains to the north of Madrid the Republican supports defend a bridge and hide out in a cave nearby. Both the bridge & cave are real and we vists the two and follow the pathway which Hemingway based his story on. We visit original fascist trenches before enjoying lunch of typical Castillian cusine and wine.
Don Quixote – The Man From La Mancha
A great opportunity to follow in Cervantes wonderful journey through La Mancha with windmills, vineyards, olivegroves, rolling hills and taverns dating back to the early 17th century. Stops for refreshments as Prof. R. Buckley PhD reads extracts from the book. Lunch is at a tavern frequented by Don Quixote and Sancho Panza!
To find out more and to create your very own custom tour, contact the Chairman.
“Our evening you was tremendously successful and enormous fun….just so typical of the Chairman! Even though I knew it would be wonderful and memorable occasion, it even exceeded my expectations. Stephen, I am truly so appreciative of all your time and hard work, not to mention the tender loving care that you invested in our evening in Toledo. You executed every detail to perfection, even your divine selection of wife-to-be and 31 lovely ladies as your captive audience. We loved the history, your anecdotes, the group picture, and your selection of taverns was the best. What fabulous food, outstanding service and fun music! Yes, Chairman, I will always be grateful for the unforgettable evening just as you will always have a very special place in my heart. Your devoted Life Member Kate Evans Atlanta Georgia. USA To find out more and to create your custom tour, contact the Chairman.”