9 days in Oviedo & Santiago de Compostela Itinerary

9 days in Oviedo & Santiago de Compostela Itinerary

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9 days in Oviedo & Santiago de Compostela Itinerary

Start: Bilbao
Drive:  3​h
1
Oviedo
— 5 nights
Drive:  3​h 15​min
2
Santiago de Compostela
— 2 nights
+2
train + bus + Fly:  7​h 15​min
End: Manchester

5
nights
Oviedo

Oviedo ©
Oviedo is the capital city of the Principality of Asturias in northern Spain and the administrative and commercial centre of the region. Explore Oviedo's surroundings by going to Leon (Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral & Museo Panteon San Isidoro de Leon), As Catedrais Beach (in Ribadeo) and Playa de San Lorenzo (in Gijon). There's much more to do: look for all kinds of wild species at Lake Covadonga, snap pictures at Puente Romano, appreciate the history behind Esculturas Oviedo, and pause for some serene contemplation at Santuario De Covadonga.

To see ratings, maps, other places to visit, and other tourist information, you can read our Oviedo trip planner .

Bilbao to Oviedo is an approximately 3-hour car ride. You can also take a bus; or fly. While traveling from Bilbao, expect slightly colder days and about the same nights in Oviedo, ranging from highs of 22°C to lows of 16°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 29th (Fri) to allow time to drive to Santiago de Compostela.

Things to do in Oviedo

#Parks, #Beaches, #Outdoors

Side Trips

Cangas de Onis, Leon, Cementerio Protestante de Mieres, Playa de San Lorenzo, TeverAstur Senda del Oso
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As Catedrais Beach ©
As Catedrais Beach
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral ©
Santa Maria de Leon Cathedral
Lake Covadonga ©
Lake Covadonga

2
nights
Santiago de Compostela

Santiago de Compostela ©
As the site of the sacred cathedral that marks the end of the pilgrimage route of the famous St.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Sat): don't miss a visit to Plaza del Obradoiro, don't miss a visit to Palacio de Raxoi, then make a trip to Hostal dos Reis Católicos, then tour the pleasant surroundings at Mirador Parque da Alameda, and finally take in the spiritual surroundings of Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 1st (Sun): make a trip to Botafumeiro, then admire the landmark architecture of Monasterio de San Martin Pinario, and then don't miss a visit to Santiago de Compostela. Casco Historico.

Plan my day in Santiago de Compostela using traveler tips and tourist information provided by Inspirock.

Getting from Oviedo to Santiago de Compostela by car takes about 3.5 hours. Other options: take a bus; or fly. In June, daily temperatures in Santiago de Compostela can reach 26°C, while at night they dip to 13°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in Santiago de Compostela

#Parks, #Historic Sites
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Cathedral of Santiago de Compostela ©
Plaza del Obradoiro ©
Plaza del Obradoiro

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