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Across Spain & Portugal

Across Spain & Portugal

When:
September 29 - October 15, 2015   NEW itinerary!

Activity Level:  Moderately Active

Tour highlights include:

  • See the beautiful sites of Lisbon, including the Tower of Belem, a UNESCO World Heritage site.
  • In Operto, visit a port lodge and sample the fortified wine exclusive to this region.
  • Travel to Santiago de Compostela, the last stop of the celebrated Way of St. James pilgrimage route.
  • Stop in Leon and admire the 12th century Leon Cathedral’s stained glass windows.
  • Tour the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao—designed by Frank Gehry and built in 1997.
  • Take a day-long excursion to Basque Country; visit the villages of Bakio, Bermeo, Mundaka and Gernika.
  • En route to Bielsa, stop in Pamplona, known for the annual Running of the Bulls.
  • Discover the beauty of Ordesa y Monte Perdido National Park, a UNESCO Biosphere Reserve.
  • While in Barcelona, see the famed architecture of Antonio Gaudi including Casa Mila, Parc Guell and Sagrada Familia.
  • Take a railway up to Santa Maria de Montserrat, the Benedictine abbey that hosts the Virgin of Montserrat sanctuary.
Optional Post-Tour Extension: “On Your Own” - Barcelona 3 days/2 nights

Price: Approximately $5,457 from Seattle.
Single Supplement:  Approximately $1,295.

Operator: Odysseys Unlimited

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