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Way of St. James from Madrid

Day 1  

Madrid Transfer from airport to hotel. In the afternoon, tour around Madrid with local guide, visiting the most emblematic sights: Gran Vía, Retiro, Casa de Campo, Puerta del Sol, Plaza Mayor, Cibeles, Plaza de España and main monuments. Hotel accommodation.

Day 2  

Madrid Breakfast in hotel.

Toledo Full-day trip starting in Toledo, visiting the Church of Santo Tomé. A tour around the streets of the Jewish quarter with a visit to the Synagogue of Santa María la Blanca, the oldest in Europe, followed by a tour around the city.

Aranjuez Trip continues at the Royal Palace of Aranjuez, an artistic and monumental jewel, visiting the Prince’s Garden. Return to Madrid and hotel accommodation.

Day 3  

Madrid Breakfast in hotel.

Segovia Full-day trip starting in Segovia, visiting the Roman Aqueduct and Gothic Cathedral (including visit to Cathedral museum).

El Escorial Trip continues at the Monastery of El Escorial, considered one of the world’s architectural wonders. Later, (optional) visit to the Valle de los Caídos. Return to Madrid and hotel accommodation.

Day 4  

Madrid Breakfast in hotel.

Sto. Domingo de Silos Stop at the Monastery of Santo Domingo de Silos, with the possibility of attending liturgical services to listen to the Silos monks’ renowned Gregorian Chant.

Burgos Arrival in Burgos and hotel accommodation.

Day 5  

Burgos Breakfast in hotel. In the morning, tour of Burgos with local guide, including a visit to the Cathedral.

Frómista Stop in Frómista, visiting its Romanesque church.

Carrión de los Condes Stop in Carrión de los Condes, visiting the famous Church of Santiago.

León Arrival in León and hotel accommodation.

Day 6  

León Breakfast in hotel. In the morning, tour of León with local guide, including a visit to the Cathedral and Chapel of San Isidoro.

Astorga Stop in Astorga. Free time for lunch and visiting the Cathedral and Bishop’s Palace. Trip continues towards the Apostle’s city along the Way of St. James, visiting O Cebreiro, Portomarín, etc.

Santiago Arrival in Santiago de Compostela and hotel accommodation.

Day 7  

Santiago Breakfast in hotel. In the morning, visit to the Cathedral followed by a tour around the monumental quarter’s streets and squares, accompanied by a local guide, to become acquainted with this World Heritage City and capital of Galicia.

Day 8  

Santiago Breakfast in hotel. At the indicated time, transfer to airport and flight to Madrid. End of Compostur services.

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