1. Day 1, Saturday San Sebastian – Carranza

    Meeting point at the María Cristina hotel in San Sebastián at 12 noon. Reception of travelers and guided tour. Lunch in this city of elegant beauty, headquarters of important cultural events. After lunch our luxury bus will bring us to Bilbao, where El Transcantábrico is waiting for us. Upon arrival, the crew will offer us a welcome drink. Trip to Carranza while we enjoy our first dinner on board. Night in Carranza.

  2. Day 2, Sunday Carranza - Santander

    Just as every day, we begin the journey with a delicious buffet and a la carte breakfast. El Trancantábrico will take us back to the dynamic city of Bilbao, that has managed to reinvent itself after the decline of its heavy industry. City tour including admission for the famous Guggenheim Museum, epitome of a new Bilbao. Return to the train to continue our journey to Santander while having lunch onboard. City sightseeing tour of the elegant capital of Cantabria and free time. Those who wish may visit El Gran Casino after dinner (entrance included). Overnight in Santander.

  3. Day 3, Monday Santander - Potes - Cabezon de la Sal

    Train trip to Unquera station from where we will travel by coach through the gorge of La Hermida and reach the town of Potes. After visiting this charming village, enjoy a spa circuit at La Hermida Spa. Return to the train after lunch and trip to Cabezón de la Sal. In the afternoon there will be free time and you may choose to visit the mansion of El Capricho in the town of Comillas, the impressive and colourful 19th century house designed by Antonio Gaudí. Dinner and overnight in Cabezón de la Sal.

  4. Day 4, Tuesday Cabezon de la Sal - Llanes

    We begin the day with a visit to the town of Santillana del Mar, with its medieval historic center superbly preserved. Later, we will approach the Neocueva de Altamira, museum and reliable reproduction of this maximum exponent of the cave art of the Upper Paleolithic. After lunch, we will return to the train to enter Asturian lands to Llanes. Dinner and night in Llanes.

  5. Day 5, Wednesday Llanes - Candas

    Today our coach will drive us to the heart of the Principality of Asturias, to the Picos de Europa National Park. First enroute is Lake Enol, then visit the sacred place of Shrine of Covadonga to hear its legends. Back onboard for lunch and trip to the region’s capital, Oviedo, the highlight of Asturian Romanesque art, featuring gems such as the basilica of San Julian de los Prados. City tour and free time. Dinner onboard while we travel to Candás, where we will spend the night.

  6. Day 6, Thursday Candás - Luarca

    We begin the day discovering Avilés, an ancient city with a precious old town, and Gijón, a city that opens up to the Cantabrian Sea and is alive with cultural events. After visiting both towns, return to the El Transcantábrico to continue our coastal journey to Luarca, visiting this charming seaside town embedded in a stunning landscape. Dinner and overnight in Luarca.

  7. Day 7, Friday Luarca - Viveiro

    Train trip to the historic town of Ribadeo, in Galician lands, bordering Asturias. Our coach will take us to the Las Catedrales Beach, one of the most spectacular beaches in the world. City sightseeing in Ribadeo and free time. Back on the train for lunch and trip to Viveiro, with city tour and free time. Dinner and overnight in Viveiro.

  8. Day 8, Saturday Viveiro - Santiago de Compostela

    While enjoying our last breakfast onboard, we will arrive in Ferrol, followed by a comfortable coach trip to Santiago de Compostela. Enjoy a city tour in this historical town, goal of devotees for over a thousand years, and admire its countless artistic jewels such as the Cathedral. End of trip after the tour.

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