Pamplona – San Sebastián – Bilbao – Santander – Llanes – Oviedo – Lugo – A Coruña – Santiago de Compostela
Distance 900 km
Duration 8-10 Days
Drive Time 10 hours
San Sebastián is home to the fantastic La Concha Beach, and is also considered one of the food capitals of the world, eat at one of the 8 Michelin starred restaurants or join the locals for some Pintxos.
Pamplona to San Sebastián
When in Bilbao, explore the iconic Guggenheim Museum. Designed by Frank Gehry, this museum is the city’s most iconic landmark and boasts an impressively modern and contemporary art collection.
San Sebastián to Bilbao
On the way to Santander stop off at Laredo and enjoy the marvellous La Salvé Beach, before heading onto the charming town for lunch.
Bilbao to Santander
Head for Santillana del Mar, a picturesque medieval town that is known for its well-preserved historic buildings, charming cobblestone streets, and beautiful surroundings.
Santander to Llanes
Stop in Colunga and visit the 17th century Chapel of San Roque and the 13th century Church of Santa Maria, both magnificent examples of Gothic architecture.
Llanes to Oviedo
Head to the breathtaking La Playa de las Catedrales, also known as As Catedrais. Try and time your visit with a low tide, so you can explore the narrow corridors between the cliffs, cracks, and caves and pass under its huge arches.
Oviedo to Lugo
A Coruña is homes to the Tower of Hercules, a UNESCO World Heritage Site, it is the world’s oldest working lighthouse, built in the 1st century, and offers stunning views of the city and the ocean.
Lugo to A Coruña
Once in Santiago de Compostela, visit the beautiful Santiago de Compostela Cathedral, the city’s most iconic landmark and an important pilgrimage site for Catholics.
A Coruña to Santiago de Compostela