8-Day Spain Tour: Northern Spain and Galicia from Madrid

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Depart from Madrid in this 8-day tour with an air conditioned deluxe coach to enjoy an intense itinerary through the north of the Iberian Peninsula: Spain and Portugal. Enjoy panoramic sightseeing tours of San Sebastian, Bilbao and La Coruña and guided tour in Santiago de Compostela, the tour escort will be glad to help you in any way you need. Ready to come abroad?
1st Day (Wed.) MADRID – ZARAGOZA – SAN SEBASTIANDeparting from central Madrid towards Zaragoza. Free time in Zaragoza. Head towards San Sebastian to enjoy a panoramic city tour of this marvelous city. Accommodation.2nd Day (Thu.) SAN SEBASTIAN – BILBAO – CASTRO URDIALES – SANTANDERBreakfast. En route to Bilbao stop at Mount Igueldo, where the views from the top are simply incredible. Outside view of The Guggenheim Museum and visit the old fishing village “Castro Urdiales”. Free time in Bilbao. Departure to Santander, free time and accommodation.3rd Day (Fri.) SANTANDER – SANTILLANA – COVADONGA – OVIEDOBreakfast. Morning in Santillana, one of the most important artistic towns of Spain. Stop at Covadonga, where you will have free time to visit the Sanctuary and the Grotto. Departure towards Oviedo in the afternoon and free time in the city. Accommodation.4th Day (Sat.) OVIEDO – LUGO – A CORUÑABreakfast. Depart Oviedo westward towards Galicia until Lugo. Free time in this city. Leave for La Coruña and enjoy a panoramic drive through its main avenues to admire the glass house galleries of Galician architecture. Brief stop for pictures at the wonder monument of Torre de Hercules, which dates back from the roman period. Free afternoon in which you have the possibility to join an optional tour to the Rias Altas. Accommodation.5th Day (Sun.) LA CORUÑA – SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELABreakfast. Departure towards Santiago de Compostela, one of the most important sites for Christian Pilgrimates in Spain as it is the end of the Camino de Santiago, built during the Roman Empire and World Heritage remain. City tour with entrance fee to the Cathedral and visit to the Obradoiro. Free afternoon to explore this university city. Accommodation.6th Day (Mon.) SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA – RIAS BAJAS – LA TOJA – VIGOBreakfast. Today we will visit the Rias Baixas (Spanish Fjords). Afterwards we’ll take on a scenic drive towards the well-known La Toja Island. Free time in there. Afterwards we will head to Ria de Arosa passing by Pontevedra to arrive in Vigo. Accommodation.7th Day (Tue.) VIGO – VIANA DO CASTELO – BRAGABreakfast 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.  Accommodation.8th Day (Wed.) BRAGA– SALAMANCA – MADRIDBreakfast. 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.

What’s included

  • Panoramic sightseeing tours of San Sebastian, Bilbao and La Coruña.
  • Guided city tour of Santiago de Compostela.
  • Tour escort during the tour.
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach.
  • 8 nights accommodation at superior class hotels.
  • Daily breakfast.
  • Travel insurance.
  • Breakfast

What’s not included

  • Food and drinks, unless specified