Reception of passengers at La Concordia Station – Bilbao at 2:00 p.m. Baggage collection and accommodation on board the Costa Verde Express train. Welcome drink while the train heads to Santander. Visit of the city and free time. Dinner and night in Santander.
Bilbao (Basque Country)
Bilbao, a cosmopolitan city full of life that has evolved towards modernity without losing its traditional identity. Famous not only for its "Cathedral of Santiago", declared a World Heritage Site in 2015, but also for its Guggenheim Museum, considered one of the most important works of the contemporary world for its beauty and great cultural value. City of exquisite dishes such as tripe a la vizcaína, squid in its ink, or desserts such as carolinas. Read more
Santander, a city with beautiful mansions, such as the emblematic Palacio Real de la Magdalena. It stands out in the city its Great Maritime Museum of the Cantabrian Sea, totally reformed. It is famous for its International Music Festival, with dance and opera performances. It is beautiful for its green areas, such as the parks of La Marga and Morales or the Pereda Gardens. Among its best dishes are the "cocido montañés", "quesada pasiega" and "Rabas". Read more
While we are having breakfast, the train will arrive at Cabezón de la Sal, from where we will depart to visit the Neocave of Altamira and then the medieval town of Santillana del Mar. Lunch on board while the train heads to Llanes. Visit, dinner and night in Llanes.
Cabezón de la Sal (Cantabria)
Place with great architectural wealth, especially civil and religious. It houses buildings such as the Casa-Palacio de Carrejo, the Palacio-Torre de los Monasterios in Casar and the Palacio de la Bodega among others. There are also beautiful churches such as San Lorenzo and San Bartolomé. The "Day of Cantabria" is one of the most important local festivals and is oriented towards the exaltation of its historical customs and displays of its rich folklore. Read more
Santillana del Mar (Cantabria)
Santillana del Mar is neither holy, nor flat, nor does it have a sea, but it does have the most famous prehistoric caves, the Altamira caves, which are undoubtedly worth a visit. Other sites are the Monastery of Santa Juliana, the Casas del Águila and Parra, with its exhibition hall and the House of Leonor de la Vega. Surrounded by a great natural beauty. The cocido montañés (mountain stew) and hake in green sauce are its best dishes. Read more
Neocueva de Altamira
Faithful reproduction of the original cave of Altamira (Santillana del Mar). Three-dimensional, rigorous and accurate, made with the latest technology and scientific knowledge. In the visit of the Neocueva, guided or on your own, you will learn about the life, art and environment of the first European settlers. Next to the original cave, the National Museum and Research Center. Read more
Bathed by the Cantabrian Sea and with a long fishing tradition, Llanes has much to offer visitors, such as its picturesque old town, its port where the emblematic work of art "Los Cubos de la Memoria" and its beaches, such as those of Toro and Sablón and its majestic cliffs. With numerous festivals and pilgrimages and varied cuisine, based on meats and seafood and with its llambionadas and sweets such as frixuelos asturianos. Read more
After breakfast, with the bus, we will ascend to visit the Sanctuary of Covadonga and Los Lagos, then, Cangas de Onis, the first capital of the Astur Kingdom. Already on the train, lunch on board while the Costa Verde Express heads to our final destination, Oviedo, where we will end the trip at the Oviedo Renfe station at approximately 6:00 p.m.
Picos de Europa National Park (Asturias)
It is a mountainous massif, a limestone formation that extends through Cantabria, Leon and the Principality of Asturias, and in it stand out its heights, in many cases above 2500 meters. Read more
Sanctuary of Covadonga (Asturias)
A symbolic place of great significance for Asturians where nature, history and religion come together in one place. It consists of the Basilica of Covadonga and the Holy Cave. In the cave there is a small chapel with the image of the Virgin, which allowed the victory of the Asturians in the Battle of Covadonga, germ of the Spanish Reconquest and next to it is the tomb of Don Pelayo (First King of Asturias). Read more
Nestled in the Picos de Europa, Lake Enol is 1,070 meters high and has a capacity of 80,000m² and a depth of about 24m, which allows the thermal stratification of water throughout the summer to autumn, forming 3 layers of water. Its color is emerald green of overwhelming beauty. There is a carving of the Virgin of Covadonga submerged in the lake that is taken out in procession every September 8th. Read more
Oviedo is a city that stands out for its important architectural complexes, many of them declared World Heritage Sites such as the Cathedral of Oviedo, the church of Santa María del Naranco and the chapel of San Miguel de Lillo. Other places of interest are the Old Town with its Museum of Fine Arts which houses works by El Greco, Picasso. Also important is the Campoamor Theater, where the Princess of Asturias awards are presented. Read more
Departure dates 2024
Rates per person season 2024
|Cabin||6 days / 5 nights|
|Room Suite Grand Class||2.300 €|
|Individual Supplement||1.800 €|
Note: The rates indicated are per person in double accommodation. In all cases, rates must be confirmed when making the reservation, as they may suffer some variation from RENFE. We recommend hiring assistance and cancellation insurance. Limited places.
ACCOMMODATIONOn board the train in Grand Class Room
FULL BOARD IN TRAINDinners and meals on board the train
TRIPS AND VISITSTrips and guided visits
Train “Costa Verde Express” include:
The Grand Luxury Suite and Deluxe Suite also include:
In 2024 include:
All reservations are governed by the RENFE / Passengers General Terms and Conditions for Luxury Trains.
Other services available on behalf of the client:
Laundry service. Bar service.
Grand Class Room:
Grand Class Room Measures:
6 m2 cabins.
Double bed cabin: 1 bed 1.20 wide x 1.85 long.
Triple cabin: 1 bed of 1.20 wide x 1.85 long.