Oporto y Galicia - CLASICA

Duration

3 Days

Physical rate

Moderate

Starting city

Madrid

Available

April 2022 / March 2023

Cities to visit: Madrid; Ciudad Rodrigo; Porto; Bom Jesus Do Monte, Braga; Cambados, Pontevedra, Galicia; Santiago De Compostela; Lugo; ; Leon

Detailed day by day description

Introduction

This tour is a flexible, guaranteed escorted coach tour, guided in English only.

Once the tour is booked, it is guaranteed so it will definitely go ahead, and will never cancel.

The tour is flexible so you can tailor it to suit your needs. By clicking ‘Quote or Book’, you will have an option to choose your start and end date and destinations within the tour parameters. As these tours allow for such flexibility, the same people, tour guides or drivers may not be on your entire journey.

Day
Total distance: 270 km.

Scenery: Beautiful green landscapes and views over the Rías Bajas .
Note: We will take a boat trip by the sea. Should you wear a warm coat to enjoy it?
08:00 hrs .-Porto-Departure.
09:00 hrs.- Braga we will get on the world’s oldest cable car moved only with water to go up to the Santuário do BOM JESÚS , where we will enjoy its gorgeous vistas. We recommend trekking back down in order to admire its beautiful stairway and gardens.
10:15 hrs Departure-. We enter to Galicia, views over the Galician Rías. We will know the Ría de Arosa.
13:00 hrs (12.00 hrs in Portugal) - Cambados - Arrival. Historic city and seafaring. We include a glass bottom boat trip where we will learn about the production of mussels and oysters. Wine and mussel tasting included . Time later to walk in Cambados and to have lunch.
16:00 hrs -Cambados.- Departure.
16:45 hrs -Santiago de Compostela. - Arrival to this town that was a famous pilgrimage destination in the Middle Ages. We include a panoramic city tour with local guide where we will talk about how Santiago attracted pilgrims throughout the centuries, stroll through the medieval streets of the center and admire its cathedral.
Note: On some dates (like the day of the Patron day of the city) our groups can be hosted in a city near Santiago.
Distancia total realizada: 660 km.
Paisajes: Atractivos paisajes verdes, aldeas. Tierras de Castilla.
08:00 hrs - Santiago -Salida. Siguiendo el antiguo camino de Santiago entre pintorescos paisajes viajamos a Lugo.
09:30 hrs. Llegada a Lugo - Tiempo libre, podrá usted pasear por sus murallas construidas hace más de 2000 años por los romanos, declaradas patrimonio de la Humanidad.
11:00 hrs Lugo -Salida. Viajamos hacia Castilla. en nuestra ruta efectuamos una parada en O CEBREIRO , pequeña aldea gallega de piedra que nos muestra la forma de vida tradicional de esta región.
14:15 hrs -León .- Tiempo para almorzar y pasear por la histórica capital leonesa; una de las principales poblaciones del Camino de Santiago. Destaca su catedral gótica con magníficas vidrieras.
16:45 hrs -León.- Salida.
21:00 hrs -Madrid - Llegada.
Nota: En ocasiones el viaje de León a Madrid se efectúa con muy pocos participantes, pudiendo ser efectuado en tren, autocar de línea regular o mini-van.
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