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Barcelona and Northern Spain

Private tour
13 days
5 cities
2nights

Barcelona, Spain

Visit Barcelona - the most charming city of Spain. Explore Barcelona’s top sights, including the world-famous Sagrada Familia - unfinished church by A. Gaudi. Make your way into the Gothic Quarter, see Poble Espanyol and the National Art Museum of Catalunya. Discover more architectural art by Barcelona’s renowned architect by visiting Park Güell, Casa Mila, and Palau Güell. Leave yourself a day to relax in the sandy beach of Barceloneta, just as beautiful and vibrant at night. ...
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    Day 1: Arrival
    Welcome to the lively capital of Catalonia - Barcelona! Upon arrival, you are met by your private driver, who transfers you to the hotel for the check-in.

    The rest of the day is free so you can either explore the fantastic center of Barcelona on your own, dine in one of the local restaurants or take a good rest before the rich sightseeing program planned for the following day.

    Day 2: Tour of Barcelona Gothic Quarters
    After breakfast your guide meets you in the hotel lobby and takes you on a wonderful half-day walking tour around the most outstanding attractions of Barcelona.

    Barcelona obtains one of the biggest and architecturally diverse Medieval districts in Europe. During the city tour you get to see Barcelona's Old Town called "Casc Antic" and its medieval landmarks.

    You walk through the maze of old narrow streets of the Gothic Quarter that was formed around the Roman forum. Then you see the Barcelona Cathedral both from the outside and the inside, pass the former Jewish District "Call", the Sant Jaume Square, see the Generalitat Palace and City Hall from the outside, pass the Square of the King and the former Royal Palace.

    You then proceed to the Ribera shore district where you see the Santa Maria del Mar church - the former residence of sailors, traders and craftsmen who lived and worked there in the Middle Ages.

    The tour finishes on the most vivid street in Barcelona La Rambla, where you can take a rest at one of the open air terraces.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 3: Gaudi Tour & Train to San Sebastian
    Following breakfast, you meet your private guide and private driver and enjoy a fantastic sightseeing tour dedicated to the world-renowned architectural works of Antonio Gaudi.

    You start with a visit to the colorful Park Guell, where you spend some time strolling through its mosaic paths and enjoying the great city views.

    The day is crowned with the visit to the astonishing Sagrede Familia Basilica - the most brilliant masterpiece of Gaudi that is rightfully considered the most recognizable symbol of Barcelona.

    After the tour, you have a transfer directly to the railway station for a high-speed train ride to San Sebastian.

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    Hotel Condes de Barcelona
    4-star hotel
    Passeig de Gràcia, 73, Barcelona, Spain, 08008
    Hotel Condes de Barcelona
    Standard Double (Urban) Breakfast Included
    Hotel Condes Barcelona occupies a 19th-century building on Passeig de Gracia. The soundproofed rooms are air-conditioned and offer a pillow menu, LCD satellite TV and laptop safe. Guests can spend time in the gym and a sauna and relax in the rooftop Alaire Terrase Bar located on the 8th floor of the hotel overlooking La Pedrera and the Sagrada Familia.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Barcelona Gothic Quarters
    • Half Day Gaudi Guided Tour
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    Included Transfers
    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Barcelona - San Sebastian
1st Class Seat
Barcelona Sants
Barcelona, Spain
5 hours
San Sebastian Donostia
San Sebastian, Spain
3nights

San Sebastian, Spain

Traveling to San Sebastian? Make sure to spend at least three days in the coastal beauty of Northern Spain. We recommend you to have a guided tour of San Sebastian's major landmarks, including the 18th-century Santa Maria del Coro's Basilica. Pay special attention to the local cuisine and make sure to try some fresh oysters and txakoli or pintxos. Want to go haute? Basque country is saturated with Michelin-starred restaurants. Make your way up to the hills of Monte Urgull and Monte Igueldo for the best city view. ...
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    Day 3: Arrival
    Upon arrival, your private driver transfers you to your downtown hotel for check-in.

    Day 4: San Sebastian City Tour
    Following breakfast you have a sightseeing tour of the city. During the tour you see the Kursaal Palace area, the historic Cathedral area and one of the most-visited tourist sites - Santa Maria del Coro's Basilica, an 18 century baroque church built on the site of an ancient Roman temple. You then proceed to the local market and shopping area, see the Old Town, the port and the bay of La Concha.

    After the tour you return to the hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 5: Free Day or Optional Day Trip to Pamplona
    This day is free for you to enjoy and explore San Sebastian on your own. Alternatively, you can join our carefully planned optional day trip to Pamplona.

    Day 6: Departure
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and meet your private driver to continue your journey.

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    Hotel NH Collection San Sebastian Aranzazu
    4-star hotel
    Vitoria-Gasteiz, 1, Donostia,, Gipuzkoa, Spain, 20018
    Hotel NH Collection San Sebastian Aranzazu
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    The NH Collection San Sebastian Aranzazu is located in one of the city’s most upscale neighborhoods close to Ondarreta beach on the Bay of Biscay and the Ancient Quarter. The bright air-conditioned rooms come with the stylish modern decor, free WiFi, and satellite TVs. Guests are welcome to dine in the restaurant Kukuarri, serving an inspiring mix of local pintxos, together with more fine dining dishes.... show more
    4 days / 3 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Guided Walking Tour
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    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | San Sebastian - Bilbao
Private Transfer Sedan & Rioja Wine Tour
After breakfast, you check-out from the hotel and have a day trip to Rioja region to visit a couple of traditional wineries, producing the world famous Rioja wine under the local wine appellation in La Rioja Alta and La Rioja Alavesa. You have a guided tour in each winery with tastings. Later you proceed to the region through the vineyards stopping at the medieval village of Laguardia for a guided tour. You get to enjoy the magnificent modern architecture of the most famous wineries in the area. After the tour you are transferred to your Bilbao hotel for check-in.
San Sebastian hotel
San Sebastian, Spain
10 hours
Bilbao hotel
Bilbao, Spain
2nights

Bilbao, Spain

Traveling to Bilbao? Make sure to spend at least three days in the unofficial capital of Basque Country. We recommend you to have a guided tour of Bilbao's major landmarks, including the Casco Viejo, Guggenheim Museum, and the beautiful Cathedral of Santiago. Explore the city's modern architecture and see the masterpieces by Santiago Calatrava and Philippe Starck. Interested in local cultural experience? Try Basque cuisine at Michelin-starred eateries, pintxo bars, and long-running family-run restaurants....
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    Day 6: Arrival
    Upon arrival at your hotel, you have the evening at leisure.

    Day 7: Bilbao City Tour
    Following breakfast you meet your experienced guide who takes you on a fantastic sightseeing tour around the city's most interesting landmarks.

    During the tour you see the Guggenheim-Bilbao museum (from the outside), explore the Casco Viejo - Old Town made up by the city's 7 calles - streets that are the origins of Bilbao, pass the beautiful Cathedral of Santiago, and enjoy the views of the Yohn's Palace or the Arriaga theater - named in honor of the "Spanish Mozart".

    After the tour you return to your hotel and have the rest of the day free.

    Day 8: Train to Leon 
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and meet your private driver for the transfer.

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    Hotel NH Collection Villa de Bilbao
    4-star hotel
    Gran Vía, 87, Bilbao, Spain, 48011
    Hotel NH Collection Villa de Bilbao
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    The Hotel NH Collection Villa de Bilbao is located in the heart of the city close to the San Mames Football Stadium and the Euskalduna Palace, a short walk from the Guggenheim Museum. Rooms are spacious and come with air-conditioning, free WiFi and satellite TV. Guests can enjoy free access to a gym with a sauna and hot tub, located 197 m away, and try traditional Basque cuisine at the La Pergola restaurant.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Guided Walking Tour
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    • Departure Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Bilbao - Leon
2nd Class Seat
Bilbao Abando Indalecio Prieto
Bilbao, Spain
4 hours
Central station
Leon, Spain
2nights

Leon, Spain

Traveling to Leon? Make sure to spend at least 3 days in the capital of the eponymous province of Leon. We recommend you to have a guided tour of Leon's major landmarks, including the Leon Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the Royal Pantheon of the Church of San Isidoro. Experience the city's spectacular nightlife that is set right in Leon's old quarter, the Barrio Húmedo, with its the narrow streets and plazas. The Nearby Burgos and Oviedo make Leon a good place to be based if you want to discover Spanish North....
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    Day 8: Arrival & City Tour
    Upon arrival, your driver meets you at the train station and takes you to your downtown hotel.

    After check-in meet your guide for a walking city tour of Leon. During the tour you visit the Leon Cathedral, a UNESCO World Heritage site, and the Royal Pantheon of the Church of San Isidoro, known as the ‘Sistine Chapel of Romanesque Art’.

    You also explore from the outside Casa Botines, designed by Antoni Gaudi, Palacio Guzman and see the remains of the old Roman wall which once surrounded Leon.

    After the tour you return to your hotel and enjoy evening at your own leisure.

    Day 9: Free Day in Leon or Optional Day Trip
    Today is free for you to savor magnificent Leon on your own or join our carefully planned optional tour to Burgos.

    Day 10: Train to Santiago De Compostela
    The first half of the day is free for you to enjoy and explore Leon on your own. Alternatively, you can join our carefully planned optional tour to Oviedo.

    In the afternoon you are transferred to the rail station to take a train to Santiago De Compostela. 

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    Hotel NH Collection León Plaza Mayor
    4-star hotel
    Plaza Mayor, 15-17, León, Spain, 24003
    Hotel NH Collection León Plaza Mayor
    Superior Double Room Breakfast Included
    Set in an18th-century nobleman's building right on León’s main square in the old town, the NH Collection León Plaza Mayor hotel is meters away from the city's main attractions as well as numerous restaurants and tapas bars. Each of the 51 high-comfort guest rooms is equipped with modern amenities including air conditioning, a TV, free WiFi, a hairdryer and free toiletries. Visitors are also welcome to dine at the in-house restaurant is a chic, serving Mediterranean and Spanish dishes made with the finest local ingredients.... show more
    3 days / 2 nights
    Included Experiences
    • 3-hour Guided Walking Tour
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    Included Transfers
    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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Connection | Leon - Santiago de Compostella
2nd Class Seat
Central station
Leon, Spain
5 hours
Central station
Santiago de Compostela, Spain
3nights

Santiago de Compostela, Spain

Traveling to Santiago de Compostela? Make sure to spend at least three days in the final stop of Camino de Santiago pilgrimage trail. We recommend you to have a guided tour of Santiago de Compostela's major landmarks, including the Catedral de Santiago de Compostela which is considered to be the burial place of Saint James the Great, one of the apostles of Jesus Christ. Go beyond the city walls and check out the stunning beauty of Galicia. ...
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    Day 10: Arrival
    Upon arrival , you are transferred to the hotel for check-in and have the evening at leisure.

    Day 11: Santiago de Compostela Sightseeing
    After breakfast at the hotel, meet your private guide in the lobby and enjoy a wonderful walking city tour of all the must-see places of Santiago de Compostela.

    During the tour you see its main attractions, including the Catedral de Santiago de Compostela. The capital of northwest Spain’s Galicia region is known as the culmination of the Camino de Santiago pilgrimage route, and the alleged burial site of the Biblical apostle St. James.

    After the tour you return to your hotel. The rest of the day is free.

    Day 12: Day Trip to La Coruña & Finisterre
    Following breakfast you meet your guide and driver and proceed to La Coruña. Upon arrival you have a sightseeing tour of the city and have a chance to see the Hercules Tower, the only working Roman lighthouse in the world (s. II A.C.)  & UNESCO World Heritage Site.

    After a lunch break you proceed to Finisterre - final destination for many pilgrims on the Way of St. James. Finisterre is often called 'the end of the earth' because of its position as one of the westernmost points on the European mainland. 

    After the full day trip you are transferred to your hotel in Santiago de Compostela.

    Day 13: Departure
    Following breakfast in your hotel, you check out and meet your private driver for the transfer.

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    Hotel Virxe da Cerca
    4-star hotel
    Rúa da Virxe da Cerca, 27, Santiago de Compostela, Spain, 15703
    Hotel Virxe da Cerca
    Standard Double Room Breakfast Included
    The Virxe da Cerca Hotel is a friendly hotel settled over a monumental building, originally from 1700 and has been carefully restored. The hotel is located in the heart of Santiago de Compostela, next to the Belvis Park, the traditional market of the old city and near the world-famous cathedral of Santiago. Its 43 rooms have a style that combines tradition and modernity. Enjoy its decoration based on regal furniture with walls in pastel tones, and its comfortable equipment, including TV with satellite channels, WiFi, among others.... show more
    4 days / 3 nights
    Included Experiences
    • Half Day Guided City Tour
    • Full Day Tour to La Coruna & Finisterre
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    Included Transfers
    • Arrival Private Transfer Sedan
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What’s included:
  • Accommodation at remarkable downtown hotels;
  • Breakfasts at the hotels;
  • Airport transfers and all transportation according to the itinerary;
  • Breathtaking sightseeing tours according to the itinerary with professional English-speaking guides;
  • Support line during the trip.

Not included:international flights, multiple arrival/departure transfers, other meals not mentioned in the program, optional tours and services, all personal expenses.

Note:
1. Hotels availability is subject to change. In case current hotels are booked out we will provide alternative hotels of an equal value for you.
2. We include 1 vehicle for your arrival and departure transfers. If multiple vehicles are required additional transfer costs will apply.

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