Tucked into rolling countryside from southwestern France to Spain’s northern coast lies a treasure trove of artifacts and art left by early humans tens of thousands of years ago. Witness some of the oldest art in the world in caves from Lascaux to El Castillo, and marvel at the artistic skill and sensitivity of our early ancestors. 

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 The exquisite artistry of prehistoric painters in the cave of Lascaux II
 Drawings in Altamira cave in Santillana Del Mar
 Cantabria, Spain
 Atapuerca archaeological site near Burgos
 Las Monedas cave drawing in Cantabria, Spain
 Perigord, France
 Drawings dating from the Paleolithic period from the reproduction of La Grotte de Lascaux
 La Vezere river valley in Dordogne
 View along La Vezere
 Saint-Etienne square in Toulouse
 Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil

Prehistoric Caves of France and  Spain

10 days from $6,995

Tucked into rolling countryside from southwestern France to Spain’s northern coast lies a treasure trove of artifacts and art left by early humans tens of thousands of years ago. Witness some of the oldest art in the world in caves from Lascaux to El Castillo, and marvel at the artistic skill and sensitivity of our early ancestors. 

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ACCOMMODATIONS

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Hotel Le Centenaire

Les Eyzies-de-Tayac, France

A charming, family-run hotel in the heart of Les Eyzies de Tayac, Hotel le Centenaire was founded in 1964, a hundred years after the discovery of the first prehistoric site in the Vézère Valley. It was named in honor of the centennial celebration. This boutique property with just 20 bedrooms was originally the village post office. It features comfortable rooms, a large heated pool, shady terraces, a lounge and bar, and a gastronomic restaurant. 

Number of nights: 3

Grand Hotel de l’Opera

Toulouse, France

An elegant, 4-star property located on the Place du Capitole in the very heart of Toulouse, the Grand Hotel de l’Opera was originally a 17th-century convent. The hotel offers excellent service with contemporary amenities.

Number of nights: 1

Parador de Santillana Gil Blas

Santillana del Mar, Spain

The Parador de Santillana Gil Blas is set within an 18th-century mansion in pedestrian-only center of historic Santillana del Mar. The 28 rooms have combine period furnishings with modern amenities, and the restaurant and bar serve Cantabrian cuisine with a modern flair. 

Number of nights: 2

Miróhotel Bilbao

Bilbao, Spain

Sleek, modern, and chic, the Hotel Miró is a luxury boutique hotel located very close to the Guggenheim Museum and the Museum of Fine Arts in the center of Bilbao. The 50 room are contemporary in design, and well-equipped with modern conveniences. The hotel also features a small fitness center, a bar, and a library. 

Number of nights: 2

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