DEPARTS MADRID / WEDNESDAYS : 11 April - 17 October 2018

Visits: San Sebastian, Bilbao, Castro Urdiales, Santander, Santilliana, Covadonga, Oviedo, Salamanca
Tour is guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 passengers.

2018 Itinerary:
Northern Spain Tour SpecialDay 1 (Wednesday)                  MADRID / ZARAGOZA / SAN SEBASTIAN
Depart from the Julia Travel bus terminal (Plaza de Oriente) at 0830 towards Zaragoza with 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, one of the most famous tourist destinations. Take a panoramic city tour of this French style bourgeois city, seeing the extraordinary landscape dominated by the bay and the magnificent Conchas beach.
(Consider joining this tour in San Sebastian a day or so earlier!!)
Day 2 (Thursday)                     SAN SEBASTIAN / BILBAO / CASTRO URDIALES / SANTANDER
Breakfast and then depart San Sebastian. We will approach Mount Igueldo, with its unforgettable views of the city and then proceed towards Bilbao for a panoramic tour and free time on the esplanade where the Guggenheim Museum is located in order to admire this modern architectural building. Proceed to the old fishing village “Castro Urdiales”. Free time before continuing onto 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.
Day 3 (Friday)                          SANTANDER / SANTILLANA / COVADONGA / OVIEDO
After breakfast depart for Santillana, one of the most important historical artistic towns in Spain. It contains architectural treasures such as the Collegiate of Santa Juiliana, a Jewel of the Romanesque Architecture in Cantabria. Continue to Covadonga, here 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 architecture. Free time to explore Oviedo, many of their streets are pedestrian, you will be able to see World Heritage sites like The Cathedral, a splendid example of gothic Asturian architecture. Accommodation.
Day 4 (Saturday)                      OVIEDO / SALAMANCA / MADRID
After breakfast depart for Salamanca, a short stop and free time in the University City (World Heritage) of great architectural wealth.Continue to Madrid. END OF TOUR.
2018 Departure Dates
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
September: 5, 12, 19, 26
October: 3, 10, 17
AU$915 AU$1190
  • (B/L/D) = Breakfast, Lunch, Dinner
  • Seasonal supplements may apply
  • Transportation in air conditioned vehicle
  • Accommodation including daily breakfast
  • Panoramic tours in San Sebastian & Bilbao
  • Monument entry fees
Regular guaranteed (minimum 2 pax) departure coach tour by air-conditioned vehicle with multilingual escort/guides.
Tour is guaranteed to operate with a minimum of 2 passengers
Tour departs from Plaza de Oriente, Julia Travel Bus Terminal, Madrid
Excludes locally payable Tourist City Taxes

Generally, coach tours in Spain, Portugal & Morocco use local guides in cities and destinations visited. Tours are also normally accompanied by a multilingual tour escort unless they are specifically listed as only ‘English Speaking’. Your tour may comprise a combination of tours and other participants in your tour may be going to or leaving for other destinations. Your tour escort may also change during the course of your program. Your fellow travellers could be from all over the world, speaking various languages. Tour information and descriptions will be given in English, and possibly Spanish and other language(s) depending on those spoken by tour participants.

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