Northern Spain - Charm of Cantabria

Northern Spain - Charm of Cantabria

Based in Suances, famous for its stunning beaches, our NEW tour takes in the highlights of Cantabria. Located in the north of Spain, this region is unspoilt and is the proud home to some of the jewels of the country with amazing landscapes, charming beaches, exciting cities and cultural treasures.


Holiday Highlights

Excursions to :-

Santillana del Mar


Day at Leisure at Cantabria

Picos de Europa National Park Sotama Visitor Centre





A leisurely drive to Plymouth and the
late afternoon sailing for Spain on a Brittany
Ferries new ship. Cabin accommodation is
provided and there is plenty of time to enjoy the
restaurants, entertainment and the lovely pool.


We arrive late afternoon in
Santander and travel onwards to our hotel for
the next 5 nights with dinner, bed and breakfast.


This morning we head west along the
coast to the pretty village of Santillana del Mar
to explore its cobbled streets and admire the
honey-coloured churches. In the afternoon, we
continue to Comillas which is home to many
types of neoclassical buildings and a beautiful
cemetery which has been declared a Site of
Cultural Interest.


Today we spend at leisure relaxing in our
resort but perhaps heading to the lovely sandy
beach for which it is famous


We travel to the engaging capital city
of Cantabria, Santander, full of fine beaches,
shops, cafés and some intriguing cultural
attractions. The Palacio de la Magdalena, once
the royal summer residence, lies at the mouth of
the Bay of Santander on the rocky La
Magdalena Peninsula whilst the city centre is
home to Santander cathedral, with its octagonal
cupola and Gothic cloister.


Today, we make our way west through
the Spanish countryside and stop at the Picos de
Europa National Park’s Sotama Visitor Centre.
We spend some time here before we travel on to
Fuente Dé, where we can enjoy lunch and travel
(weather permitting) on the Fuenta Dé cable car
(included) up the sheer mountain slope to enjoy
spectacular views from the top, at a height of


We enjoy a leisurely morning in our
resort before we make our way to Santander to
board our overnight ferry back to the UK.


Arriving in Portsmouth late afternoon,
we disembark and return homewards

Your Hotel


The Gran Hotel Suances The Gran Hotel

Suances is located 700m from the beach

and is an impressively grand, brilliant white

Victorian style building. Guests have the use

of the outdoor swimming pool at the sister

hotel next door and all bedrooms are en suite

with TV, hairdryer, safe and have beautiful

views of either the sea or beautiful countryside.

The hotel has a lift

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Name Address Contact Details
Bath Bath
Avon Street / Riverside Coach Car Park
Bridgwater Bridgwater Mount Street Bus Stop
Rear of Angel Place Shopping centre
Bristol Anchor Road West Anchor Road, Outside @ Bristol-We The Curious
Westbound Bus Stop
Bristol Bedminster ASDA Bedminster Bus Shelter - East Street
In front of ASDA Store
Bristol Downend Bristol Downend
Lloyds Bank
Bristol Filton Bristol Filton
The Air balloon Pub
Bristol Fishponds Fishponds - Fishponds Road,
Bus Stop Outside Lodge House, BS16 3HZ
Bristol Kingswood Kingswood - High Street Bus Stop
Opposite the Civic Centre, BS15 9TR
Bristol Knowle Knowle
Broadwalk Shopping Centre
Bristol Redfield Redfield - Bus Stop outside Aldi
Church Road
Bristol Westbury-on-Trym Westbury-on-Trym Library
Bottom Falcondale Rd.
Chippenham Chippenham The Bridge
In Front of Johnsons Dry Cleaners
Cirencester Cirencester Little Chef/Burger King
Hare Bushes Services, A429 Burford Road, GL7 5DS
Clevedon Clevedon
Tui Travel Agency
Exeter Services Exeter Services - M5 - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Frome Frome
Market Place
Gloucester Gloucester outside the British Heart Foundation
Shop, Northgate Street, Gloucester, GL1 1SL
Gordano Gordano M5 Services CAR PARK
Highbridge Highbridge, Church Street Bus Stop
Near to Church
Ivybridge Ivybridge Leisure Centre Car Park - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Junction 27 M5 J27 M5 - Burger King/ Travelodge
Pick ups maybe fed to Gordano Services
Leigh Delamere Services Leigh Delamere - Outbound - Eastbound Side
Return - Westbound Side - Coach Park
M5 Junction 13 M5 Junction 13, Starbucks Formerly Little Chef
Melksham Melksham
Town Hall.
Midsomer Norton Midsomer Norton
Town Hall
Minehead Minehead Railway Station
Newton Abbot Newton Abbot Railway Station Lay By
Pickups may be fed to Gordano Services M5-J19
Plymouth Plymouth Railway Station SE Bound Bus Stop
Pennycomequick Hill/ Saltash Road
Shepton Mallet Shepton Mallet Station Road Car Park
Bus Stop near Monument
Somerton Somerton The Cross - Pickups from here may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
Street Street
Bayliss Centre
Taunton Herons Taunton - Hankeridge Farm Bus Stop,
Herons Gate by Halfords Superstore.
Thornbury Thornbury
Aldi Lay-by
Torquay Torquay Coach Station
Trowbridge Trowbridge
Town Hall
Wells Wells
Princes Road Car Park
Westbury Westbury
Haynes Road bus stop
Weston-super-Mare Weston-super-Mare
Locking Road Car Park
Yeovil Yeovil Bus Station - Pickups may be
fed to Gordano Services M5-J19 to meet coach
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