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Northern Spain - Cantabria & The Picos De Europa

  • Duration: 10 days
  • Board Basis: Mixed Board
  • Tour Ref: D2TBAK12564

Holiday Summary

  • Travel Type: Coach

Wide, snady beaches, lush green countryside and a backdrop of snow-capped mountains. This may not sound like Spain at first but it is the typical scenery of the Atlantic coastline of Cantabria. This unique NEW holiday combines relaxed travel with fascinating sightseeing.

Look what's Included:

10 Days Coach Tour

7 nights with dinner, bed & breakfast

2 overnight return sailings with Brittany Ferries

Free pick-Up from Home

Executive Coach Travel

Return sailings on the luxury cruise ferry Pont Aven with two berth bunk bed cabins provided

A visit to Bilbao

Cabarceno Wildlife Park

Visit to Comillas & St Vicente de la Barquera

PRICE FROM ? £989 per person
Plan My Trip

A leisurely drive to Plymouth and the late afternoon sailing for Spain on Brittany Ferries. Travelling at speeds up to 50% faster than traditional ferries, the sailing to Santander is a mere 18 hours. Cabin accommodation is provided and there is plenty of time to enjoy the restaurants, entertainment and the lovely pool.

Arriving in Santander in late morning we go ashore and travel the distance to Santona and our hotel for the next 7 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast. The rest of the day is free to relax and settle in.

During your stay
• Picos de Europa. We will stop at the lovely market town of Potes before travelling to Fuente De. Here the courageous can take the cable car ride (extra) to the top of the mountain for some breath-taking views.• The magnificently preserved village and World Heritage site of Santillana del Mar.• A free day to enjoy Santona.• Visit to Comillas and St Vicente de la Barquera.• The lively city of Bilbao, the capital of the Basque region and more recently, home to the amazing Guggenheim Museum, as famous for its incredible architecture as for its wide range of modern art exhibits.• We enjoy a visit to Lierganes then onto the Cabarceno Wildlife Park.

Sunday return
A final free day for souvenir shopping or to enjoy the beach.

Monday Return
Leaving Santona after breakfast we travel to Santander to spend the day in this stylish resort before boarding the Port Aven in late afternoon for the return sailing. Cabin berths are again provided.

Tuesday Return
Arriving in Plymouth late afternoon, we disembark and return homewards.

Other Information

Your Hotel

Hotel Juan de la Cosa is a 4 star hotel located directly on the beach in a residential area of Santona. The spacious en suite rooms look over the sea or the lagoon and the hotel amenities include a swimming pool, Jacuzzi and rooftop club lounge.

This hotel has a lift.

Please note hotel bed tax maybe payable locally in resort at a cost of between 1-5 euros per person per night

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