Across Northern Spain: Drive & Explore Holiday

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Typical Duration

Hikes along pilgrim paths; cheese from mountain caves; wine by sunny vines. Trace a coastal Camino course on this deliciously indulgent drive to Santiago.

What's Included

Key Inclusions

17 nights small independent hotels

All breakfasts

2 x lunches

3 x dinners

Medium-sized rental car


Guided Activities

Half-day city tour

Shepherd visit and cheese tasting

Full-day hike

Full-day boat ride

Walking notes and maps for self-guided walks


5* Service

We have personally experienced & loved every aspect of this trip

Holiday Guide with advice, background information and recommendations

ABTOT / ATOL Financial protection

Local support throughout

24/7 emergency support

Industry-leading 160% carbon capture

Exclusive departure date


Please note: International travel & fuel for vehicle hire not included.

Day by day itinerary

Day 1

Settle in on the Basque coast


Your trip begins with a short drive from Bilbao airport to a small fishing town on the border with France. Once settled, your guide shows you around and treats you to an informal pintxos dinner.

Day 2

Walk part of the Camino del Norte


Day 3

Visit San Sebastián and a local market


Day 4

Choose your own blend of activity and indulgence


Day 5

Discover the story of Guernica and explore Bilbao


Day 6

Visit ancient caves as you head for the hills


Day 7

Enjoy the Picos de Europa National Park


Day 8

Return to the green coast


Day 9

Explore the coast on foot or bike


Day 10

Meet the last shepherds of the Picos de Europa


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