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    Northern Spain Explorer from Madrid

    Immerse yourself with the magnificent scenery of Northern Spain. Explore varied gastronomies and observe forested mountains with cities of great cultural life. Visit the spectacular Basque cities of San Sebastian and Bilbao. Witness the beautiful fishing villages and walk through the Spanish treasure trove of Oviedo!

    DEPARTURES

    Wednesday Departures | April 1 to October 31, 2019

    Included:
    • Panoramic sightseeing tours in San Sebastian and Bilbao
    • Tour escort during the tour
    • Air-conditioned deluxe motor-coach
    • Accommodation and daily breakfast

    PRICING DETAILS

    Click Book Online above for 2019 pricing!
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    Pricing is based on Superior Plus A Class (4-star superior plus) accommodation category.

    • Pre and post overnight in Madrid available on request with at an additional cost
    • All prices are per person
    • Triple occupancy available upon request
    • The tour starts at 08.30am and we would recommend arranging to arrive in Madrid the day before the tour begins
    • Children allowed from 8 years old (adult rate)
    • City tax not included (paid directly at the hotel)
    • Drinks are not included with meals unless specified
    • Itineraries and arranged sightseeing are subject to change at any time due to unforeseen circumstances. Every effort will be made to operate tours as planned, but alterations may occur after the final itinerary has been issued

    Santander
    MADRID • ZARAGOZA • SAN SEBASTIAN • BILBAO • CASTRO URDIALES • SANTANDER • SANTILLANA • COVADONGA • OVIEDO • SALAMANCA • MADRID

    ITINERARY

    DAY 1: MADRID > ZARAGOZA > SAN SEBASTIAN

    Departure from a central location in Madrid at 8.30 a.m. towards Zaragoza. Free time in Zaragoza. Head towards San Sebastián to enjoy a panoramic city tour of this marvellous city and its landscape, such as the magnificent La Concha beach. Overnight in San Sebastian.

    DAY 2: SAN SEBASTIAN > BILBAO > CASTRO URDAILES > SANTANDER

    En route to Bilbao, we will stop at Mount Igueldo, where the views from the top are simply incredible. In Bilbao outside view of The Guggenheim Museum and visit the old fishing village Castro Urdiales. Free time in Bilbao. Departure to Santander, a port city well-known for the Sardinero Beach and the Magdalena Palace. Free time and accommodation.

    DAY 3: SANTANDER > SANTILLANA > COVADONGA > OVIEDO

    Morning in Santillana, one of the most important artistic towns of Spain, with architectural treasures such as the Collegiate of Santa Juliana, a Jewel of the Romanesque Architecture in Cantabria. 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, location of various World Heritage sites such as The Cathedral, of gothic Asturian architecture. Accommodation.

    DAY 4: OVIEDO > SALAMANCA > MADRID

    Departure towards Salamanca. Free time in this World Heritage city. Departure towards Madrid. End of the service.