Translation of grand tour in Spanish:

grand tour

n

  • 1.1 (sightseeing trip) tour (m) 1.2 [Hist] viaje (m) de recorrido por Europa
    More example sentences
    • He made the grand tour of Europe in 1853 and came home to Cincinnati to paint romantic Italianate landscapes.
    • His parents had prospered in the colony and were able to give their son a good education, which included a grand tour of Britain and Europe while he was still in his teens.
    • At this time it was customary for the sons of the top people to make a grand tour of Europe as part of finishing their education.

Definition of grand tour in:

Get more from Oxford Dictionaries

Subscribe to remove adverts and access premium resources

Word of the day mandíbula
f
jaw …
Cultural fact of the day

Today is Fiesta de Santiago (St James' Day). The famous Camino de Santiago, the pilgrimage of thousands of people from all over Spain and many other parts of Europe to the holy city of Santiago de Compostela, takes place in the week leading up to St James' Day, 25 July. The city also has its fiestas around this time. The streets are full of musicians and performers for two weeks of celebrations culminating in the Festival del Apóstol.