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Northern Spain & Galicia

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An intense itinerary through the north of the Iberian Peninsula. Sapin and Portugal. Landscapes of traditions and sea. All the north greenlands, laughs and fishermen. To finish in the picturesque port city of Porto

Highlights

  • The typical Galician city of La Coruña with its beautiful avenues and "The Tower of Hercules" one of the oldest lighthouses in the world.
  • The narrow streets of Santiago de Compostela and its cathedral in the magnificent Plaza del Obradoiro.
  • The bucolic city of Porto on the banks of the Douro River that created the famous wine of the same name.
  • Visit to the elegant city of San Sebastian in a privileged location before the sea.

Included

  • Panoramic sightseeing tours of San Sebastian, Bilbao and La Coruña.
  • Guided city tours of Santiago de Compostela and Porto.
  • Tour escort during the tour
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • Accommodation and daily breakfast
  • Travel insurance.

Excluded

  • Other services not specified

Please Note

  • This tour can be operated in English and Spanish.
  • Accommodation in Superior Plus A Class are as detailed below:
    • San Sebastian: Palacio de Aiete
    • Santander: Santemar
    • Oviedo: Sercotel Ciudad de Oviedo
    • La Coruña: Tryp Coruña
    • Santiago de Compostela: Tryp Santiago
    • Vigo: Tryp Los Galeones
    • Porto: Tryp Porto Expo / Black Tulip / Eurostars Heroismo
  • Restrictions

    • Cancellation policy:
      • 5% penalty if the cancellation occurs between 15 and 10 days before the departure of the circuit.
      • 15% penalty if the cancellation occurs between 9 and 3 days before the departure of the circuit.
      • 25% penalty if cancellation takes place in the 48 hours before the departure of the circuit.
      • 100% penalty if cancellation takes place less than 48 hours before the departure of the circuit or in case of No-Show.
      • Minimum 2 people per departure is required. There is a possibility of cancellation after confirmation if there are not enough passengers to meet requirements. In the event of this occurring, you will be offered an alternative or full refund

      Essential Information

      • Print your voucher and check in between 8.00 am and 8.15 am at Plaza de Oriente coach parking level -2.
      • Contact number:

      - From Monday to Friday from 09.00h to 18.00h at: 0034 91 758 06 42

      - Saturday and Sunday from 08.00h to 18.00h at: 00 34 91 559 96 05

    1st Day (Wed.) MADRID – ZARAGOZA – SAN SEBASTIAN
    Departure from JULIÁ TRAVEL bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente at 08:30 a.m. Towards Zaragoza. Free time to visit the Basilica of Our Lady of The Pilar, patroness of Hispanity and stroll through the old streets of Zaragoza. In the afternoon we will continue to San Sebastian, it’s one of the most famous tourist destinations where they hold the International Film Festival. Panoramic city tour of this marvel style bourgeois city, seeing the extraordinary landscape dominated by the bay and the magnificent La Concha beach. Accommodation.

    2nd Day (Thu.) SAN SEBASTIAN – BILBAO – CASTRO URDIALES – SANTANDER
    Breakfast at hotel. We will approach Mount Igueldo, to contemplate the marvellous views of the city and then proceed towards Bilbao. Panoramic driver in Bilbao and free time on the esplanade where The Guggenheim Museum is located in order to admire this modern arquitectural building. Proceed to the old fishing village “Castro Urdiales”. Free time. Departure to Santander, a port city located between the sea and the mountains, well known for its Sardinero Beach, one of the best known beaches in Spain. Free time to stroll through this elegant city. Accommodation.

    3rd Day (Fri.) SANTANDER – SANTILLANA – COVADONGA – OVIEDO
    Breakfast at hotel. Departure to Santillana, it’s one of the most important historical artistic towns in Spain. It contains architectural treasures such as the Collegiate of Santa Juliana, a Jewel of the Romanesque Arquitecture in Cantabria. Continue to Covadonga, where you will have free time to see the Sanctuary and the Grotto where you will see the patroness of Asturias our Lady of Covadonga. In the afternoon, departure to Oviedo, where you will see on a series of hills the beauty of Saint Maria de Naranco Church, Jewel of the pre romanic asturian arquitecture. Free time to explore Oviedo, many of their streets are pedestrian, where you will be able to see World Heritage sites like The Cathedral, a splendid example of gothic asturian arquitecture. Accommodation.

    4th Day (Sat.) OVIEDO – LUGO – A CORUÑA
    Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the Galician region. Arrive to Lugo. Free time to be able to contemplate the Roman remains that still retains like its walls, declared World Heritage. Continuation to La Coruña. Brief panoramic driver through the main avenues of this fabulous town driving by the Marine Avenue to admire the elegance of this city with the typical Galician arquitecture of glass house galleries. Brief stop in one of the wonders of the world the oldest working lighthouse the “Tower of Hercules” dating back from the roman period. Afternoon at leisure where you can assist an optional tour to the Rias Altas. Accommodation.

    5th Day (Sun.) LA CORUÑA – SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
    Breakfast at hotel. Departure to Santiago de Compostela declared World Heritage as it is one of the most important centre of Christian Pilgrimages in Spain as the end of the Camino de Santiago route built during the Roman Empire. City tour where we will see the main square called Obradoiro and also the Cathedral (entrance included) dedicated to the Apostle Santiago. Balance of the day at leisure to explore the narrow cobblestone streets and get the feel of the student atmosphere. Accommodation.

    6th Day (Mon.) SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA – RIAS BAJAS – LA TOJA – VIGO
    Breakfast at the hotel. Departure towards one of the most marvellous areas of Galicia, the Rias Bajas (Spanish Fjords). Driving through this magnificent landscape we will arrive to La Toja Island, universally known for its spa. Free time and continue to the Ria de Arosa, passing through Pontevedra to arrive to Vigo, situated in the middle of the Rias Baixas. Accommodation.

    7th Day (Tue.) VIGO – VIANA DO CASTELO – BRAGA – PORTO
    Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to the Portuguese border. Arrive to Viana do Castelo, city located between the mouth of the river Miño and Porto. Free time and continue to Braga. Short stop and continue to Porto. Accommodation.

    8th Day (Wed.) PORTO – SALAMANCA – MADRID
    Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto, considered World Heritage city. We admire the Cathedral, Stock Exchange building and Santa Clara church. Departure to the Spanish border to arrive to Salamanca. Short stop and free time in this university city (World Heritage) of great architectural and artistic wealth. Continue to Madrid.END OF OUR SERVICE.

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