Central & Northern Spain – Madrid and the Rioja Wine Region
September 25 – October 4, 2022
Join Sechrist Travel for a week through art, history and food across Old Castile and Rioja in Central & Northern Spain. Part of our route will include following the Camino de Santiago (Way of Santiago), the ancient pilgrimage route of Sant James. We will also enjoy to the Rioja Wine Region.
We will enjoy the wine and superb gastronomy, as well as, the art, history and nature of the region. We will visit medieval villages, monasteries, cathedrals, and historic wineries.
We end with a visit to Segovia , a fairy tale sight, where you will enjoy its old quarter, the Plaza Mayor, the Alcazar, and the Roman Aqueduct.
With your arrival into Madrid–Barajas Airport (MAD), we transfer directly to the Castile region for our 1st overnight!
Enjoy attending vespers with the Benedictine Monks of Silos
Follow the Camino de Santiago (Way of Santiago), the ancient pilgrimage route of Saint James.
Visit some of the most unique 1000 year old churches and learn about the Romanesque Art
Enjoy the exceptional wine regions of La Rioja and El Bierzo