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All of Galicia (6 days)

DAY 1 MADRID – BENAVENTE – LOWER RÍAS Meet at the agreed upon time to leave by coach for Benavente. Free time to visit this city of Zamora, situated on the Silver Route (Vía de the silver) and part of Saint James’ Way in the Middle Ages. Lunch and Continuation to Lower Rías. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 2 LOWER RÍAS – EXCURSION TO SANTIAGO Breakfast and departure in order to take a full day excursion to Santiago de Compostela. Arrival to Santiago, panoramic tour of this lovely city. Nicknamed The Jerusalem of the West, it is a matchless meeting point for pilgrims. We will see Obradoiro Square, dominated by the tall facade of the Cathedral, crowned in turn by it two 76 meter-tall towers exposed to the city. To the left of the facade of the Shrine, the Archbishopric occupies the Medieval Gelmirez Palace. Lunch. In the afternoon free time to continue visiting this precious city. Return to Lower Rías. Transfer to the hotel. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 3 LOWER RÍAS – EXCURSION TO PONTEVEDRA AND VIGO Breakfast and departure in order to take a full day excursion with Lunch to Pontevedra and Vigo. Arrival to Pontevedra where the Church of the Virgin Pilgrim stands out. Free time. We will continue to Vigo, small city paved with lots of flavor. Free time to see the Cathedral, etc. Return to Lower Rías. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 4 LOWER RÍAS – EXCURSION TO BAYONA AND MOUNT OF SAINT TECLA Breakfast and departure in order to take a full day excursion to Bayona, lovely spa city with pretty views. Lunch. Visit to the Mount of Saint Tecla, known for its spectacular panoramic views, its citania (castro), with its spectacular panoramic views of great scenic and historic interest. Return to Lower Rías. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 5 LOWER RÍAS – EXCURSION TO A CORUÑA Breakfast and departure in order to take a full day excursion to A CORUÑA and Betanzos with Lunch. Arrival in A Coruña, considered the “balcony of the Atlantic.”.Free time to take a stroll through the famous balconies reflected in the dock, the Tower of Hercules, the old part and the port. We continue our journey to Betanzos, declared a Historic Artistic Monument in 1970. Betanzos conserves one of the most interesting Old Town in Galicia. Capital of the Galician Gothic, the city proudly guards its artistic treasures of incalculable value, which wait to be discovered by the visitor who manages to ascend its steep “rúas.” Return to Lower Rías. Dinner and lodging.

DAY 6 LOWER RÍAS – PUEBLA DE SANABRIA – MADRID Breakfast and departure for Puebla de Sanabria, beautiful town situated next to the area of Sanabria Lake. Lunch. Free time and continuation of the trip to Madrid. Arrival and end of services.