NEW
Buy Vouchers

Events in Madrid

Filter Events by Sub-Category

Please select a Date first.

Search for a company in Madrid

Welcome

Login to your account below, if you do not have an account, select Register.

Or Login with your preferred Social Media Account

Sign in with Facebook Sign in with Twitter Sign in with Google

Register your account below, if you already have an account, select Login.

8-Day Tour of Northern Spain’s Coast & Cities
  • 8-Day Tour of Northern Spain’s Coast & Cities

Book From

€880.00

BOOK NOW

8-Day Tour of Northern Spain’s Coast & Cities

Explore the north of Spain through its history and learn how it survived invasions by Celts, Romans, Moors, Iberians and others. Visit handsome cities, such as Oviedo and Santander, see spectacular coast and country, and feast on a diversity of food.

Are you a business owner in Madrid?

Promote your business 365 days a year with the #1 Guide to Madrid.

  • Gain MAXIMUM EXPOSURE with a 'Dedicated Business Profile'
2 Reviews

Highlights

  • See the Aljaferia Palace at Zaragoza
  • Admire the striking Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao
  • Visit the picturesque town of Santillana del Mar
  • Drive through the Picos de Europa mountains
  • Go to the shrine of Our Lady of Covadonga
  • Get a panoramic tour of Gijón
  • Observe the glazed window balconies of La Coruña
  • Follow in the footsteps of pilgrims at Santiago de Compostela
  • Drive through the Spanish fjords of Rías Bajas

Description

One of Spain’s most popular regions, the north of the Iberian peninsula has a long and rich history of invasion and settlement. The Celts, Visigoths, Romans, Moors, and Iberians have all left their mark, with beautiful cities and historic sites. Take this 8-day tour of the north of Spain to discover a treasure-chest of sites and see spectacular coastline and countryside as you drive. Departing Madrid, you will head north for Zaragoza and San Sebastian, stop off in the energetic city of Bilbao, travel through the mountains of the Picos de Europa, go on a panoramic tour of Asturias and Galicia, and much more. Accommodation each night will be in centrally-located 3 or 4-star hotels, providing comfort and convenience throughout your journey. Day 1: Madrid - Zaragoza - San Sebastian Depart Madrid for Zaragoza. Stop for a while to explore the city, noted for its Cathedral and the Aljaferia Palace. It combines splendid examples of Islamic, Romanesque, and Gothic architecture. Continue to San Sebastián for dinner and an overnight stay at the 4-star Silken Amara Plaza or equivalent hotel. Day 2: San Sebastian - Bilbao - Santillana - Santander Depart for Bilbao, where you will take a short panoramic tour to admire the striking architecture of the Guggenheim Museum. Continue to the popular city of Santillana del Mar, a picturesque town considered a national monument for its many historic buildings. Explore the city before heading in the afternoon to Santander and overnight at hotel at the sea front. Day 3: Santander - Covadonga - Oviedo Depart from Santander after breakfast and travel to Covadonga, driving through the Picos de Europa mountains and passing splendid landscapes. You will have free time to visit the shrine of Our Lady of Covadonga at the mountainous basilica. Head to Oviedo for dinner and an overnight stay at the 4-star Gran Hotel Regente or alternate accommodation. Day 4: Oviedo - Gijon - Lugo Travel to Gijón after breakfast and explore the second capital of the Asturias region. You will get a short panoramic tour before heading to Luarca, Ribadeo, and Lugo in the lush green region of Galicia. Enjoy dinner and an overnight stay at the 4-star Gran Hotel Lugo or alternative accommodations. Day 5: Lugo - La Coruña Depart for La Coruña and go on a short panoramic tour. See the lighthouse Tower of Hercules, and the characteristic glazed window balconies of the houses. In the afternoon, there is an optional excursion to the Rías Altas that takes you through typical villages, such as Pontedeume, and Betanzos. Dinner and accommodation is at the 4-star Tryp Coruña in La Coruña. Day 6: La Coruña - Santiago de Compostela Leave for Santiago de Compostela after breakfast and take a city tour of the legendary pilgrimage town. Visit sites such as Plaza del Obradoiro and the imposing Cathedral, said to be the burial site of one of the apostles of Jesus. The rest of the afternoon is free for you to enjoy at leisure. You will have dinner and spend the night in Santiago de Compostela at the 4-star Gran Hotel Santiago. Day 7: Santiago de Compostela - Rias Bajas - Vigo After breakfast head to the area of the Spanish Fjords (Rias Bajas), passing through splendid landscapes, such as La Toja Island, Ría de Arosa, and Pontevedra. Continue to Vigo for dinner and accommodation in the 4-star Hesperia Vigo. Day 8. VIGO - MADRID (Sunday) Breakfast. We will begin our journey through the Galician Mountains to return to Madrid crossing the Castilian region.

Includes

Transportation by deluxe, air-conditioned motor-coaches with panoramic windows
Experienced multilingual tour conductors
Local sightseeing tours as indicated with expert local guides
Entrance fees unless indicated
Accommodation in 4-star hotels
Transportation and porterage of 1 item of baggage per person
Meals and drinks (unless specified)
Tips and gratuities
Optional activity costs

Important Information

  • Children under 4 years old travel free of charge provided no seat is occupied. All their expenses will be directly paid by their parents
  • For triple room rates, please inquire
  • For the list of hotel accommodations, please inquire. Hotels are subject to availability and may be substituted with similar accommodations if not available

Easy cancellation

Cancel up to 24 hours in advance for a full refund

You may also like

My Lists

Create New Guide

OR

My Guides
Arrow

Login to create your guides for Madrid.

Add to My Guide

Create New Guide

Cancel

Cancel

Create & Share Your Own 'Mini Guide to Madrid'

Create your own guide of favourite 'must see' places

Earn your Local Expert badge by Sharing your guides with others

Get your guide seen by submitting it to the Mini Guides section

Lists

Part of the My Guide Network

My Guide Madrid is part of the global My Guide Network of Online & Mobile travel guides.

We are now in 120+ Destinations and Growing. If you are interested in becoming a local travel partner and would like to find out more then click for more info about our Website Business Opportunity.

Nearby Destinations

Quick Pay

Pay By Card


 Store Card Details for Quick Pay