El Expreso de La Robla 4 day / 3 night Rail Journey from Oviedo to Bilbao

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4 day El Expreso de La Robla, Green Paradise Route: Oviedo to Bilbao

2018 departures:  Ausgust: 18

 
“El Expreso de La Robla was born with the idea of offering all the charm and comfort of classic rail travel at affordable prices.”

4 day El Transcantabrico La Robla Green route Bilbao Oviedo


Day 1 (Saturday)        Oviedo – Nava

4 day El Transcantabrico La Robla Carridge Bilbao Oveido Rail Journey

Baggage collection from 1200 in Oviedo’s Renfe Station, at the “Ancho Métrico” platforms. Free time for lunch until 1330, when reception of passengers takes places onboard the train. Once everyone is accommodated, the El Expreso de la Robla will departure to Nava, where the coach will take us to Gijón. Sightseeing tour of this city facing the Cantabrian Sea and alive with cultural events. Free time. From here, we will visit Tazones, seaport of debarkation of Emperor Carlos V on his first arrival to Spain. Then, enjoy a typical espicha (traditional Asturian food, consisting of pinchos and tapas, cider and other drinks). Night in Nava.
 

Day 2 (Sunday)          Nava – Llanes

While enjoying our first breakfast onboard, El Expreso de la Robla will reach Arriondas. Visit the Picos de Europa National Park, including Lake Enol and the Shrine of Covadonga. Transfer to Cangas de Onís for lunch. Return to the train to travel to Llanes, a beautiful fishing village in eastern Asturias, and enjoy a guided tour before dinner. Night in Llanes.
 

4 day El Transcantabrico La Robla Cabin Northern Spain Train Trip Tour Bilbao

Day 3 (Monday)         Llanes – Santander

The Expreso de la Robla will take us to Cabezón de la Sal, where our coach will take us to Comillas. Tour of this beautiful town and its picturesque architecture. Coach trip to visit the Altamira Museum and its Neocave, and a walking tour of Santillana del Mar, where we will have lunch. After lunch, return to the train in Cabezón de la Sal to head to Santander, the elegant capital of Cantabria. Sightseeing tour and free time to discover the city at your our own pace. Dinner and night in Santander.
 

Day 4 (Tuesday)        Santander – Bilbao

Early in the morning we will arrive in Gama. Coach trip to the town of Santoña, visiting an anchovy and northern bonito canning factory. Enjoy a relaxing boat trip to Laredo before returning to the train. Onboard the Expreso de la Robla train, we will head to Bilbao. Crew farewell and end of the trip in La Concordia station at around 1415.
 
2018 Departure Dates
Saturdays
Per Person
in Double / Twin Room
Per Person
in Single Room
August: 18
AU$1445 AU$1990

 

THE TRIP INCLUDES:

  • Accommodation onboard in double cabins with ensuite bathroom
  • Onboard buffet breakfast every day
  • All dinners and lunches serving the finest cuisine in top restaurants (including wine, water, soft drinks and coffee)
  • Welcome drink
  • Mineral water
  • Toiletries bag
  • Tickets for museums, attractions and shows
  • Excursions and scheduled tours
  • Coach accompanying the train along the trip
  • Taxes and services
  • Daily newspapers and magazines
  • Security service
  • Guide throughout the tour
  • Excellent crew available
 

OTHER SERVICES AVAILABLE AT PASSENGER’S EXPENSE:

  • Laundry service
  • Bar service
Excludes: Tips; personal expenses
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  • We reserve the right to change all prices and programs without notice
  • All prices are per person unless otherwise stated
  • All prices on this website are in Australian Dollars unless otherwise stated