Experience the tradition of “Railway cruises” for eight days, discovering the magic of northern Spain: steep mountains, green valleys, beaches and cliffs, fishermen villages, historical spots and, of course, its tasteful gastronomy and ancient culture.
From Santiago de Compostela to León or from León to Santiago de Compostela, you will discover the northern shore of Spain and some of the inside lands of Castille.
Not only Santiago de Compostela and León hide an amazing collection of art, history and culture. All the visits and stops you will have the chance to make during this trip will bring the opportunity to know places as Ribadeo, Luarca (the White Village in the green coast), Gijón, the National Park of Picos de Europa, the pre-historic museum of Altamira or Frómista, among others, and experience the uniqueness of each of those regions, their people, culture and gastronomy.
Regular departures for this itinerary take place during from March to October (two additional trips are scheduled in November for the 2014 season).
Suites and lounge cars.
All the suites available at the Transcantábrico Clásico provide the necessary space for relax and intimacy. All suites have a double bed and some of them can accommodate a third bed. Equipped with a private bathroom with hydro-massage shower, air-conditioning, heater and electric power (at 220 volts).
At the four lounge cars you will be able to have your meals while enjoying the ever changing views through the windows, dance or listen to music at the pub lounge, enjoy a good reading at the library, have a drink at the bar or chat with to your fellow passengers.
An special attention to detail has been developed when conceiving this train. And that is something that you will feel from the very first step you make on board El Transcantábrico Clásico.
The trip includes:
- Seven nights and eight days accommodation in a suite compartment.
- Seven buffet breakfasts, seven dinners and seven lunches with typical regional cuisine (including wine, coffee and liqueurs).
- Music and entertainment on board.
- Scheduled trips and excursions (including tickets to museums, cathedrals, cloisters, etc.)
- Luxury coach all along the trip to take you to the visits and excursions.
- Daily newspapers and magazines.
- Security service and guide.