Day 1: MADRID-ZARAGOZA-SAN SEBASTIAN
Departure from our bus Terminal at 8:00 a.m. to Zaragoza. Short stop.
Continuation to San Sebastian. Dinner and accommodations.
Day 2: SAN SEBASTIAN-BILBAO-SANTANDER-SANTILLANA-TORRELAVEGA
Breakfast. Departure to Bilbao. Short panoramic tour to admire the
Guggenheim Museum building. Continuation to Santander. Free time. In the
afternoon departure to Santillana del Mar, city considered as a National
Monument. Short stop and continue to Torrelavega. Dinner and
Day 3: TORRELAVEGA-COVADONGA-OVIEDO
Breakfast. Departure through Picos de Europa mountains by splendid
landscapes. Arrival to Covadonga with free time to visit the Shrine and
continuation to Oviedo. Dinner and accommodations.
Day 4: OVIEDO-GIJON-LUGO
Breakfast. Departure to Gijon the second capital of The region of
Asturias. Short panoramic tour and continuation through the areas of
Luarca, Ribadeo and Lugo in the Region of Galicia. Dinner and
Day 5: LUGO-LA CORUÑA
Breakfast. Departure to La Coruña. Short panoramic tour. In the
afternoon optional excursion to the Rías Altas through typical villages
as Pontedeume, Betanzos, etc. Dinner and accommodation.
Day 6: LA CORUÑA-SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Breakfast. Departure to Santiago de Compostela. City tour of this
legendary pilgrimage town, Plaza del Obradoiro, Cathedral, etc.
Afternoon at leisure. Dinner and accommodations.
Day 7: SANTIAGO-RIAS BAJAS-VIGO
Breakfast and departure for the area of the Spanish Fjords (Rias Bajas),
through splendid landscapes: La Toja Island, ría de Arosa and
Pontevedra. Optional excursion to Santa Tecla and Valença do Miño across
the Portuguese border. Continuation to Vigo. Dinner and accommodations.
Day 8: VIGO-SALAMANCA
Breakfast and departure to the region of Castilla-León via Zamora.
Arrival to the monumental city of Salamanca. Time free to know its old
quarters and Plaza Mayor. Dinner and accommodations.
Day 9: SALAMANCA-COIMBRA
Breakfast and departure to Ciudad Rodrigo and the Portuguese border to
continue via Guarda towards Coimbra, site of one of the oldest
universities in Europe and birthplace of Fado, the music of Portugal.
Dinner and accommodations.
Day 10: COIMBRA-FATIMA-LISBON
Breakfast. Departure to Fatima, important pilgrimage center. Time free
to visit the Shrine and afterwards continuation to Lisbon, the capital
of Portugal located at the mouth of river Tagus. Accommodations.
Optional night tour to attend a show of Fado, typical portuguese songs
Day 11: LISBON
Breakfast and accommodations. Morning city sightsee ing tour: old Alfama
Quarter, Tower of Belem, Monastery of Los Jeronimos, etc. Afternoon at
leisure. Optional tour to Sintra, Cascais and Estoril.
Day 12: LISBON-CACERES-MADRID
Breakfast. Departure to the border with Spain and continuation to
Caceres. Time at leisure to know its Plaza Mayor and to walk through the
old city and its famous medieval quarter, very well preserved and
considered as World Heritage place. Lunch at your own. Continuation
Madrid. Arrival and end of services.