Independent touring in Spain and Portugal

Take an independent, self-drive, touring holiday in Spain or Portugal and discover a land of contrasts. Stunning beaches and breathtaking mountain scenery, monumental cities and untouched villages, haute-cuisine and superb local fare, all criss-crossed by ancient pilgrim ways and trading routes.

With low-cost flights to all key points and ferries to Bilbao and Santander it’s never been easier to take a Portuguese or Spanish (or cross-border) touring holiday. The Iberian Peninsula, in all its magnificent glory, is the backdrop for the holiday of a lifetime!

If you’re interested in touring Spain or Portugal, travelling at your own pace and staying in delightful, small, independent hotels why not call and let our team of experts put together the perfect bespoke itinerary. Call

Spain and Portugal touring regions

Northern Spain Tours Spanish Pyrenees Tours Inland Spain Tours Andalucia Tours Portugal Tours Cross-border Tours

Our independent touring holidays in Spain and Portugal

For more details about our independent tours in Spain and Portugal see the All our tours page or take a look at our frequently asked questions on the About the tours section. The suggested hotels are shown in the full details section of each tour but to get an idea of what we mean by charming small, independent hotels see our About the hotels page.

We offer mostly the lesser-known areas of Spain and Portugal and our tours are designed to give a good insight into a region or aspect of the countries whilst staying in style and travelling at a leisurely pace. Some follow great pilgrim ways like that of St James, the Camino de Santiago (Camino del Norte Camino del Portugues or Camino del Frances), or ancient trading routes like the Via de Plata, whilst others offer an in-depth insight into the various facets of a particular region such as Galicia, Castilla y León, Andalucia or Centro de Portugal.

Wherever you go you’ll find an immensely rich heritage, wonderful food and wine, amazing scenery and a warm welcome.

Casas Cantabricas

casas-logo-300We are a highly specialized, UK based, tour operator with over 30 years experience of helping people to discover the lesser-known areas of Spain and Portugal.

We also offer a wide range of villas and cottages in the north-west which you can explore on our site .

To find out more please visit our ‘About us‘ or give us a call – we pride ourselves on our personal service and would love to hear from you!