Northern Spain Road Trip And Best Beaches
Thanks to the direct flight from many countries like UK and US and most of the Europe to Barcelona and also locality with other northern spain airport , this area could be easily reachable and you could have you wonderful driving in Spain holidays here .
northern spain road trip means to start driving in Spain from Barcelona to some of the most beautiful beaches in spain as well as charming locations along the Catalan coast . beautiful bays , villages full of traditions , Panoramic Routes and small fishing villages are just some examples of what to see in costa brava and then continuing you journey to Pyrenees mountain ( spanish alp ) to cross mountains between france and spain and arrive to bilbao .
Then you will continue you road trip along the coast to Galicia through the beautiful town of Ribadeo. That’s why it is also called Camino de la Costa because you will pass through best beaches in northern spain from the Basque Country, across Cantabria, Asturias and on to Santiago de Compostela, in Galicia .
While in every several days , you will be in one selected hotels in northern Spain road trip, each day is planned and you have detailed and flexible schedule/routes to visit most of point of interests as well as attraction in the beautiful scenes in Northern Spain .
• Spain self-Drive tour in northern Spain with rental car
• Stay in selected historic hotels with facilities
• Discover Costa Brava , Pyrenees and Galicia in one Spain holidays package
• Taste World class wines
• Driving in Spain through Pyrenees mountains
• Break the journey with seaside strolls
• Beautiful mountain roads & passes
• Breath-taking scenery of Northern of Spain
• Drive national parks
• Drive via amazing scenic routes
• Drive superb high mountain passes
There are plenty of attractions in the city and the surrounding area. Kerman is situated at 1750 meters of elevation and has a comfortably cool climate surrounded by desert and mountains. It is a pleasant city with a central square, a few beautiful mosques and a nice bathhouse. This bathhouse is a 17th-century hammam and is now a museum. You have the whole day to explore the city.
In the evening we go out to eat together and taste the local, well-flavored cuisine of the Iranian south east. We stay at a hotel in Kerman.
In the third day of Northern spain road trip tour and your self-drive travel to Northern spain , you will head to north west Spain to be in the second stage of Northern Sapin Road Trip by passing La Seu d'Urgell by it’s cathedral standing in the town and lots of picturesque field surrounding.
In this area also there is rafting park in park Olímpic del Segre which you can have Rafting, hydro-speed, canoeing, boat trips and many other water activities for the families with child and couples.
Then you will head to Val d'Aran to have accommodation nearby and have a chance to visit the area in next 2 days like ski resort like Port Ainé, Espot Esquí, Tavascan or Virós-Vallferrera , National park , churches , charming villages as well as enjoying local foods like cheeses, honey and even caviar!
In the ski resort of val d’aran you can have winter activities such as snowshoeing, snowmobiling or dog sledding or enjoy explore nature and the mountain scenery in several hiking trails .
Accommodation would be in selected mountain hotel and depend on the availability your hotel could have the Spa and Jacuzzi and you can take a rest in hearth of mountain enjoying the nature and driving to your favorite point of interests.
In the fifth day of Northern spain road trip tour and your fly drive travel to great Northern spain, you will head through Navara to be in the third stage of Northern Sapin Road Trip by passing ordesa as well as Monte Perdido and Sierra de Guara to visit natural park and medieval villages and taste exceptional red wine , Somontano wines .
There is possibility to go around Pyrenees' highest peak in this area and then you can have a time for visiting Valle de Tena which you have chance for many activities like Walking, climbing and all other mountain activities . in Valle de Tena you visit some natural parks like La Cuniacha Pyrenean Wildlife Park as well as unique monastery of San Juan de la Peña .
You can visit Forest of Irati which is European second largest beech forest , gorge of Arbaiun which is a deep canyon with the river Salazar in the limestone rock of the Sierra of Leire and a town of Lumbier which is jacobean for its history, being the Camino de Santiago and mountain villages like Otxagabia and Isaba.
You will spend 3 nights in this area and can visit Forest castels in Olite and Artajona , east of Irati forest , visit the valley of baztan with Stages and localities that crosses the road of Santiago Baztan , Bidasoa and La Ribera .
Accommodation would be in selected mountain hotel and depend. And we try to select bast hotel to be in center of all points of interest in the area and also with acceptable quality .
In the eight day of Northern spain road trip tour and your self-drive travel to great Northern spain, you will head through Santander to be in the forth stage of Northern Sapin Road Trip by passing Bilbao as an capital of Basque Country , an industrial port city in northern Spain, is surrounded by green mountains, to visit the city and other Northern Spain point of interests around it .
Then you are passing coastal towns like Güemes and Castro Urdiales with Sandy beaches and craggy protected coves to reach to Sandander .
In Santander as capital of Cantabria is still living from fishing. It’s beaches are very famous and it is one of the hottest Mediterranean coast in the summer .
In Santander , you have the possibility of visiting Centro Botín which is one of the newest landmark in water front , Casa Lita which is the house of pinchos and Cuevas de Monte Castillo which is listed cave in Unesco World Heritage .
You will spend 3 nights in this area and can visit Basque coast, lovely beaches, unique rock formation and you can head to the hills around city to have great walking .
If you have a time you can head to the san Sebastian which famous for it’s beaches and is like a mini Paris and its city center is famous for high concentration of bars in the world .
Accommodation would be in selected hotel in city or sea side and depend to the availability and your preference you can accommodate in the hotel with swimming pool facilities and near the beach or close to city center .
In the eleventh day of Northern spain road trip tour and your self-drive travel to great Northern spain, you will head through galicia to be in the fifth stage of Northern Sapin Road Trip by passing Co Comillas with it’s fabulous neo-Gothic palace “Palacio de Sobrellano “ as well as Capricho de Gaudí which is one of the Gaudí’s earliest works . in Comillas if you would like to rest , head to the Playa de Oyambre which is 2 Km Long sandy beach with protected by the Parque Natural Oyambre .
Then you will come in spanish coastal town like Gijón which is known for its maritime heritage and the old fishing district of Cimadevilla. If you are fan of surfing there is much to do for surfing in Gijón beaches And Luarca as another Pretty fishing villages in northern Spain , you can have coastal walk in its beautiful beaches and visit Dinosaur coast & Jurassic museum .
Finally you will arrive Coruña with its working Roman lighthouse . in Coruña , the Tower of Hercules is one of the UNESCO World Heritage site and city top attraction . the city is full of surprising from old center to modern centry building .
In Coruña you have option to visit marine life in Aquarium Finisterre , Castillo de San Antón that in the past was a guard to any naval attacks and Domus museum which is dedicated to the human species . María Píta Square is the largest and most important city’s plazas which also could be considered as a hearth of modern Coruña .
Accommodation would be in selected hotel and depend on the availability we will do our best to select the hotel location near to Coruña point of interest .
In the last day , based on your departure airport in Northern Spain or your schedule you will drop of the car at airport and the you will depart back to your home .