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  • Private Groups: only you & your loved ones travelling together
  • No set departures:  you pick your dates
  • Flexible tour: need a shorter/longer holiday? Want to add / change something about the tour? No problem, we will tailor it to your needs 
  • Pre & post-tour extensions to Madrid & Barcelona available by request
  • Luxury transport in a brand-new car or mini-bus with a professional driver
  • No pre-fixed menus: you choose all the food & drink available à-la-carte at each restaurant
  • English-speaking local guide 24/7. We will break the language barrier for you
  •  Authentic local experiences, unique restaurants and historic hotels
  • Holidays designed by locals to make you feel like one of us
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AT A GLANCE

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Picture yourself savouring scrumptious tasting menus at two-starred Michelin restaurants

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Follow Gaudí's steps along Northern Spain in Comillas and admire a stunning masterpiece : "El Capricho"

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Be inspired by the sights and sounds of Santander, the pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

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Sleep in style in historic buildings turned world-class hotels at spectacular spots

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Discover a nature lover's paradise : "Picos de Europa" National Park

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Enjoy the cider culture in Asturias,  and learn how to pour it like a local

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Pamper yourself at a wellness centre surrounded by nature

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Imagine yourself enjoying "Jamón Ibérico" surrounded by nature during a stylish picnic at the top of the mountains of "Picos de Europa"

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Bring home all the local flavours of your trip after visiting a local gourmet shop full of delicious Spanish delicacies

Day 1

Exclusive Eat Northern Spain experiences:

  • Santander sightseeing tour
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We begin our time together in Santander, of the most charming coastal towns in Spain, the pearl of the Cantabrian Sea.  As soon as you arrive, you will enjoy a sightseeing tour of the most iconic sights.

You will relax in a chic hotel which oozes stylish sophistication, bathing you in opulent, contemporary luxury and with commanding breath-taking views over  the Cantabrian Sea. It will be the perfect base from which to explore this stunning city.

After you check in at the hotel, you will enjoy a feast for your senses at a beautifully restored Palace, home to one of Spain’s best restaurants, the 2-Michelin-starred Cenador de Amós. Every dish is lovingly prepared using the freshest local ingredients. The result is an unforgettable culinary explosion of flavours and textures.


Day 2

Exclusive Eat Northern Spain experiences:

  • Comillas sightseeing tour & Gaudí's "El Capricho" guided visit
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  • Cider Bar Crawl paired with local tapas in Ribadesella
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After recharging your batteries with a sumptuous breakfast you will be driven to a charming coastal village in the Cantabria region, Comillas. It is home to one of Gaudí's first architectural masterpieces, El Capricho.  A mind-blowing building from the world-famous architect.

For lunch you will enjoy a feast for your senses at one of Spain’s best restaurants, "Annua", awarded with 2 Michelin stars. As you dine overlooking the sea in this culinary oasis, you'll be taken on a gastronomic journey experiencing the best produce from this stunning region.

After your meal, you will be driven from the coast through a scenic road to the gates of Picos de Europa National Park. You will sleep in a former monastery beautifully restored into a charming hotel at an idyllic setting.

You are in a region which is the main producer of cider in Spain so the cherry on the cake to this unforgettable day will be an evening cider bar crawl. You will taste apple cider like a local paired with scrumptious tapas.


Day 3

Exclusive Eat Northern Spain experiences:

  • A scenic drive up to the mountains of "Picos de Europa" National Park
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  • A stylish picnic at the top of "Picos de Europa"
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After a breakfast of local specialities, you will enjoy a scenic drive up to "Picos de Europa".  With jaw-dropping views along the way you will admire the first National Park in Spain.

At a height of more than 1100 m above sea level you will enjoy an authentic experience at the "Covadonga Lakes", a stylish picnic with "Jamón Ibérico" , artisan cheeses & wine at an spectacular place.

After an unforgettable morning at the mountains, your adventure will continue at the two-starred Michelin restaurant "Casa Marcial".

This culinary haven, surrounded by mountains just at the gates of Picos de Europa National Park, will take you on a gastronomic journey to Northern Spain as you sample world-class dishes from their tasting menu that combine local produce with tradition and innovation.

Your hotel will be a luxury Eco-Resort & Wellness Spa perched on a gently sloping hillside with jaw-dropping views over Picos de Europa National Park. A peaceful retreat, hidden in the mountains, an ideal place to recharge your batteries and enjoy modern luxury surrounded by nature.

For dinner, you can indulge yourself at the hotel’s gastronomic space which has an exclusive à-la-carte restaurant composed of both traditional and modern cuisine, prepared with the highest quality local products.


Day 4

Exclusive Eat Northern Spain experiences:

  • A visit to a local gourmet shop to buy local delicacies to take home
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After a reinvigorating sleep and a scrumptious breakfast of local specialities you can sleep in late or indulge yourself with a Spa treatment at the hotel Wellness & Spa Centre.

As your short break comes to an end it is time to stock up on gastronomic treats to take home, so we will take you to a local gourmet shop where you can find the finest local produce: from artisan cheeses created with passion and flair to succulent acorn-fed Iberian Hams and dry-aged Galician Blonde Beef.

A transfer to the airport on time for your flight will be the saddest experience of your memorable stay in Spain.

  • about the tour
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Dates

This is a Private Tour available all-year-round

Group size

2- 12 people  (Private Tour: only you & your group travelling together)

Starting Point

Santander / Bilbao airport

Ending Point

Santander / Bilbao airport

What’s included? Everything you need. Plus everything you'd want. Plus a few things you never knew you wanted until you got them.

In a word: everything. In eighty words? A private chauffeur tour guided by an English-speaking local guide, an interesting, fun and like-minded travel companion; authentic and innovative local cuisine; world-class local wines; wine tastings; all victuals and libations; all the endorphins you can handle; new insight; a feeling of total freedom. In short: an extraordinary, hassle-free journey of discovery. Travel at your own pace: Our tailor-made holidays are very flexible, allowing you to start road journeys or sightseeing when you choose – within reason.

  • All hotel accommodation
    • 1 night -- SANTANDER - Hotel Real 5*
    • 1 night -- PICOS DE EUROPA -- Parador Cangas Onís 4*
    • 1 night -- PICOS DE EUROPA -- Parador Cangas Onís 4*
  • Daily breakfast at all the hotels.
  • All meals at Michelin-starred, signature and traditional restaurants and all other meals as indicated à-la-carte (2 lunches  & 3 dinners) with wines and drinks included à-la-carte (no fixed menus, you may choose from each restaurant's public menu what you want to taste).
  • All transportation from airport pickup to drop-off in a chauffeured air-conditioned brand-new vehicle: Mercedes Class E, V or luxury minibus. Your safety and comfort are paramount. You will enjoy touring Northern Spain in safety, comfort and style.
  • English speaking guide during the whole trip. Translator services and assistance at restaurants, hotels & experiences. We will break the language barrier for you so you can get the most out of your experiences during your trip.
  • All the experiences, visits and activities included in the itinerary.
  • 24h concierge service during the whole trip.
  • All baggage transportation. 
  • All gratuities for baggage, porters and hotel service.
  • All currently applicable taxes.

What’s not included?

  • International Flights
  • Medical Travel Insurance
  • Meals/Drinks not included in the itinerary
  • Personal expenses

What to expect

  • A laid-back pace with free time to relax
  • Plenty of scrumptious local food and wine as well as time to really appreciate the dining experience