Dream Destination 9: Unveiling the Rich Cultures of Northern Spain and Portugal

Calling all adventure seekers and culture enthusiasts! We’ve planned a journey like no other as we unveil the hidden treasures of Northern Spain and Portugal. Our exclusive Northern Spain & Portugal tour promises an off-the-beaten-path exploration of two gorgeous countries, featuring stunning landscapes, high-end accommodations, and a gastronomic adventure that will leave your taste buds tingling.

Northern Spain, often overlooked by tourists, is a region boasting gorgeous natural beauty and a climate cooler than the rest of the country. Our adventure begins with an expertly guided tour led by a native Spaniard, ensuring an authentic experience. Say goodbye to crowded tourist spots as we explore the lesser-known highlights of this enchanting region.

Our first stop takes us north from Madrid towards Burgos, where we’ll indulge in the world of Spanish wines at Bodegas Portia, a winery in the heart of Ribera del Duero. Designed by Foster & Partners, this architectural gem provides an awe-inspiring backdrop to acquaint ourselves with the flavors of Spain. A satisfying lunch awaits before we continue to Burgos, offering a chance to explore its stunning Gothic Cathedral.

The journey then leads to the Basque jewel of San Sebastian, with a pit stop in Haro, the capital of La Rioja, renowned for its wines. Immerse yourself in the local culture and indulge your passion for wine before arriving in San Sebastian for a day of culinary delights and Michelin-starred restaurants.

As we venture towards Bilbao, the capital of the Basque region, a walking tour awaits, featuring a visit to the iconic Guggenheim Museum, an architectural masterpiece designed by Frank Gehry. The adventure continues to Combarro, a charming village with tiled roofs and concealed walkways, providing the perfect backdrop for your wanderlust.

Our journey reaches its crescendo in Porto, known for its rich history, beautiful beaches, and delectable food. En route to Lisbon, we make a stop at the medieval wonder of Obidos, where a delightful lunch amidst well-preserved Portuguese medieval architecture awaits.

From the vineyards of Ribera del Duero to the charming streets of Combarro and the medieval wonder of Obidos, every moment is an invitation to savor the richness of these two gorgeous countries. Pack your bags and get ready for an adventure that will leave you with memories to last a lifetime.