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7-Day Galicia & North of Portugal Tour

7-Day Galicia & North of Portugal Tour

7 Days/6 Nights From
AU$1,517 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-4740
  • Operating Days
    Thu
7 Days/6 Nights From
AU$1,517 Per person twin share
 
  • Tour Type
    Escorted TourEscorted Tour
  • Duration
    7 Days/6 Nights
  • Tour Code
    JUT-19-4740
  • Operating Days
    Thu
Description 
  • Tour Highlights
    AccommodationAccommodation Accommodation includedEscorted tourEscorted tour Tour guide MealMeal Daily breakfastTourTour Guided tour of Santiago de Compostela and PortoTrainTrain High speed AVE train Barcelona-Madrid (tourist class)TransferTransfer Transfer from Madrid station to hotel TransportationTransportation Air-conditioned luxury coach

Summary

Enjoy a 7-day, guided tour of the Galicia region including the pilgrimage site of Santiago de Compostela and some of Portugal's beautiful cities. Guaranteed departures on Thursday.

2019 & 2020 Guaranteed Departures

April 18 & 25
May 2, 9, 16, 23 & 30
June 6, 13, 20 & 27
July 11 & 25
August 8 & 22
September 5, 12, 19 & 26
October 3, 10, 17 & 24
November 21
January 23, 2020
February 20
March 12 & 26

Itinerary

Day 1, Barcelona - Madrid (train)
Call on Barcelona “Sants” train station to depart by AVE, high speed train to Madrid “Puerta de Atocha” station. Arrival, transfer from station to your hotel. Accommodation at the hotel.

Day 2, Madrid - Leon - Oviedo
Breakfast. Transfer to bus terminal, located in the underground parking of the Plaza de Oriente. Departure at 08:30 a.m. Towards Leon. Free time to stroll through its historic center and contemplate its Gothic Cathedral, Church of San Isidro or the facade of the Hostel of Sand Marcos Plateresque style. Continue to Oviedo set on a series of hills at the foot of the Naranco and which stands out for the beauty of its streets, many of them pedestrian. Its monuments are a World Heritage Site and among them the Cathedral, one of the most important works of Asturian Gothic. Accommodation.

Day 3, Oviedo - Lugo - A Coruna
Breakfast at the hotel. Drive to the Galician region. Arrive to Lugo. Free time to be able to contemplate the Roman remains that still retains like its walls, declared Patrimony of the Humanity. Continuation to La Coruña. Brief panoramic driver through the main avenues of this fabulous town driving by the Marine Avenue to admire the elegance of this city with the typical Galician arquitecture of glass house galleries. Brief stop in one of the wonders of the world the oldest working lighthouse the “Tower of Hercules” dating back from the roman period. Afternoon at leisure where you can assist an optional tour to the Rias Altas. Accommodation.

Day 4, La Coruna - Santiago de Compostela
Breakfast at hotel. Departure to Santiago de Compostela declared World Heritage as it is one of the most important centre of Christian Pilgrimages in Spain as the end of the Camino de Santiago route built during the Roman Empire. City tour where we will see the main square called Obradoiro and also the Cathedral (entrance included) dedicated to the Apostle Santiago. Balance of the day at leisure to explore the narrow cobblestone streets and get the feel of the student atmosphere. Accommodation.

Day 5, Santiago de Compostela - Rias Bajas - La Toja - Vigo
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure towards one of the most marvellous areas of Galicia, the Rias Bajas (Spanish Fjords). Driving through this magnificent landscape we will arrive to La Toja Island, universally known for its spa. Free time and continue to the Ria de Arosa, passing through Pontevedra to arrive to Vigo, situated in the middle of the Rias Baixas. Accommodation.

Day 6, Vigo - Viana do Costela - Braga - Porto
Breakfast 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. Short stop and continue to Porto. Accommodation.

Day 7, Porto - Salamanca - Madrid
Breakfast. Panoramic sightseeing tour of Porto, considered World Heritage city. We admire the Cathedral, Stock Exchange building and Santa Clara church. 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 services.

Inclusions

  • Guided city tours in Santiago and Porto
  • Tour escort during the tour 
  • Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach
  • High-speed AVE train Barcelona - Madrid (tourist class)
  • Accommodation at selected class
  • Daily breakfast
  • Transfer from Madrid station to hotel

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