Road trip to North Portugal & Galicia
- Round trip
- 10 or 15 nights
- Portugal, Spain
- per person
- based on 2 persons
Drive through the best of beautiful Northern Portugal and Spain's Galicia. Incl. hotels, breakfast, car hire & return flights!
Get ready to take in the culture, green landscapes, charming villages and delicious food of Northern Portugal and Galicia in Spain with this self-drive trip. Get to know the north of the Iberian Peninsula as you stay in stunning historic cities, where time has seemingly stood still. Needless to say, you'll be ticking numerous buildings off your UNESCO World Heritage bucket-list. From impressive cathedrals and historic architecture, to breathtaking cliffs and hidden beaches; your cultural tour through Northern Portugal and Galicia will be an unforgettable adventure!
- 10 or 15 nights in North Portugal and Galicia
- Rental car
- Return flight from Birmingham, Bristol, Edinburgh, London Gatwick, Liverpool, London Luton, Manchester, London Stansted to Porto
- Different inclusive services per hotel; you will find these in the booking process
We work with our trusted partners in the region to offer you the best possible stay.
When you plan your trip, after you've selected a date, we will show you all the information about the hotels you will be staying at.
Benefits of all the hotels
- 24 hours front desk
- Free Wifi
Day 1 & 2: Braga
Welcome to Portugal! After picking up your rental car at the airport of Porto, drive to the first destination: Braga, which is approximately 60 kilometres from Porto. The historic town is one of the oldest in Portugal and is bursting with charm. The stately 12th-century cathedral, many bustlin...
Day 3 & 4: Santiago de Compostela
Next, you'll make your way to Santiago de Compostela in the north-west of Spain. Every year, 250,000 pilgrims come here to visit the imposing cathedral and to walk along the cobblestone streets. The city has been an important Catholic pilgrimage site since the 9th century. Admire the Gothi...
Day 5 & 6: A Coruña
Your next destination is A Coruña, at the very northwestern tip of Spain, on the Atlantic Ocean. Explore nearby sights such as the Torre de Hércules, the oldest working lighthouse in the world with a view of the Atlantic Ocean. The medieval castle of Castillo de San Antón is also worth a visit...
Day 7 & 8: Vigo
Today, head towards Vigo - the largest city in Galicia. Stroll through the steep streets of the hilly town, admire the boats in the first fishing port of Spain, and enjoy delicious tapas and seafood, oysters and freshly caught fish on the Rúa Pescadería. The fish dishes you get here are among ...
Day 9 & 10: Porto
The last stop of your trip is beautiful Porto. This picturesque Portuguese pearl is certainly worth the alliteration. The city is a pretty mix of beautiful buildings, breathtaking viewpoints and bustling squares. The fishing boats on the river Douro are matched in colour with the facades of th...
- Tourist tax (£1.70 per person per night in Portugal, payable locally)
- Border crossing costs with hire car (please note that you are required to inform the local supplier about the border crossing when picking up your rental car)
- Fuel, parking and toll fees
- Rental car credit card deposit
If you book this deal before 42 days of your departure, you can choose to pay in parts. The deposit will be 50% of the deal’s price plus the booking fee and travel and/or cancellation insurance (when applicable). You will find the payment amounts and deadlines to pay every installment at the last step of the booking process.
Your booking is a direct contract between you and Secret Escapes Ltd. for the provision of your package. Secret Escapes acts as a tour operator responsible, and is therefore liable for the proper execution of the agreement. The Secret Escapes Terms and Conditions (A) apply to this booking. The Secret Escapes Cancellation Terms and Conditions apply to this booking.
Please note that the flights included in this offer are subject to live availability and price, and can change during your booking process. When this is the case, we will always notify during the booking process.
An excess risk applies in the event of theft or damage. A credit card deposit is required upon arrival. Comprehensive insurance, non-life insurance, liability insurance, theft insurance and cover for glass, tires, floor and roof damage is included. You will receive all rental car information along with your travel documents.
Max 2 people per room
The single supplement is based on travel dates and duration of travel. You will see the final price in the booking process.
Unfortunately, cots are not available throughout this trip.
Pets are not permitted on this trip due to international plane travel.
Please note that flights may be subject to change, delay or postponement by the provider and that flight times are provisional. Don't forget to check the actual flight times before departure on the website of the airline or the airport to avoid inconvenient surprises.
You will receive your travel documents 5 days prior to departure at the latest
|Important rental car information||
During this trip you need to cross borders. It is important that you inform the local car rental supplier when picking up your rental car. This may involve a cross border fee between €50 and €150, depending on the supplier. These costs are excluded from this deal and need to be paid locally. Please note, if you do not inform the local supplier about crossing the border, you are not insured and fully responsible any additional costs and fines.