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Yuso Monastery, La Rioja

Yuso Monastery, La Rioja

Spanish Antiquities... Cantabria, Castilla-Leon and La Rioja

Following an exploration of Spain's northern coastline, travel to the heart of Castilla-Leon and the historic city of Burgos. This tour includes UNESCO Heritage sites, the Pilgrims Route of St James and the Castilla and La Rioja regions, both famed for their fine wines and gastronomy.

Santillana del Mar • Picos de Europa • La Rioja • Santiago de Compostela Pilgrim's route

Day 1 Board the Brittany Ferries cruise ferry service to Spain. Relax and enjoy a night on board ship.

Day 2 Arrive in Santander and travel to nearby Mogro. Check-in for a 2 night stay at our 4 star hotel.

Day 3 A full day to the Picos De Europa mountains with possible stops in San Vicente and the little market town of Potes.

Day 4 Visit Santillana del Mar, a UNESCO village best described as a living museum. Then depart Cantabria and proceed inland to Burgos, a city that offers many masterpieces of Spanish Gothic architecture. Hotel check-in for a 3 night stay.

Day 5 A full day in Burgos. We suggest a half day guided walking tour followed by an afternoon to relax. See the Cathedral and medieval quarter and leave time to sample the great cuisine of the region.

Day 6 Visit La Rioja, stopping first at Haro for an included vineyard visit with tasting. Take time to explore Haro and continue to the wonderful hilltop town of Laguardia. Return to Burgos via Santo Domingo and a drive along the Pilgrims Route towards Santiago de Compostela.

Day 7 To Santander with time to explore before boarding the afternoon sailing back to the UK.

Day 8 Arrive back on the south coast and travel home.

All tours are tailored to your requirements

Hotel Milagros, Mogro

A good 4 star hotel with a great location overlooking the beach in the little town of Mogro on Spain's Cantabrian coast.

• 4 star • Lift

• Indoor swimming pool and spa

• Buffet breakfast and 3 course dinner with choice

• Coach Parking

Mercure Hotel Rice, Burgos

An elegant 4 star hotel, centrally located in Burgos. Rooms are tastefully furnished and the hotel has a comfortable bar and restaurant.

• 4 star • Lift

• Buffet breakfast and 3 course dinner with choice

• Nearby coach parking

Your tour includes:

• Return overnight ferry crossings as shown in inside cabins with private facilities

• 2 nights half board in Mogro

• 3 nights half board in Burgos

• Welcome drink at both hotels

• Wine with dinner at both hotels

• La Rioja vineyard visit with tasting

For a quotation, or to enquire about this tour, fill in our online form, send us an email or call us on 01432 277666.

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