GALICIA & RIAS BAIXAS - 5 Days
|PRICES PER PERSON IN EUROS||FIRST CLASS “A”|
|DOUBLE ROOM||485 €
|SINGLE ROOM||665 €
|HIGH SEASON SUPPLEMENT (01 Jul. – 30 Sept.)||35 €
Guided tour of Santiago de Compostela and panoramic sightseeing tour in A Coruña / Tour Escort throughout the whole holiday / Air conditioned deluxe motor-coach / Accommodation at selected class / Daily breakfast.
1st Day (Tuesday) MADRID – ASTORGA - LUGO
Departure from Madrid towards Villacastin and Medina del Campo, where we will admire the impressive Castillian Castle of La Mota. Continue to Astorga, brief stop to admire the Episcopal Palace designed by Antonio Gaudí. Depart to Lugo, which holds one of the most impressive roman ramparts with a permiter of 2266 metres in circumference, declared World Heritage. Accommodation.
2nd Day (Wednesday) LUGO – A CORUÑA
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to La Coruña. Panoramic sightseeing tour 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 “Tower of Hercules” dating back from the roman period. Afternoon at leisure where you can assist an optional tour to the Rias Altas (High Estuaries). Accommodation.
3rd Day (Thursday) A CORUÑA - SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Santiago de Compostela declared World Heritage as it is one of the most important centres of Christian Pilgrimages in Spain as the end of the Camino de Santiago Route (The Way of Saint James) 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. Afternoon free at leisure to explore the narrow cobblestone streets and get the feel of the student atmosphere. Accommodation.
4th Day (Friday) SANTIAGO DE COMPOSTELA – RIAS BAJAS – LA TOJA – VIGO
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure towards one of the most marvelous areas of Galicia, the Rias Bajas (Low Estuaries). 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. Afternoon at leisure to enjoy this lively city or an optional tour to Bayona and Santa Tecla to see the old celtic remains situated on the hill of Santa Tecla and the impressive views of the Miño River and of Portugal. Accommodation.
4th Day (Saturday) VIGO – SALAMANCA – MADRID
Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Salamanca following the old Silver Route built during the roman times. On arrival, free time in this world renowned city, with one of the oldest universities in Europe, the magnificent Plaza Mayor, the Shells House, old and new Cathedral. Continue towards Villacastin crossing through the Guadarrama mountain range to arrive to Madrid. END OF OUR SERVICE.