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Fresco Tours

48014 Bilbao, Spain
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Buen Camino

We did the 115 K version of the Camino de Santiago as a self guided tour with Fresco tours. They... read more

Reviewed 5 days ago
Scott K
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Mansfield, Texas
The "Kinder Camino"

From the very start of our contact with Fresco Tours I could not have been more pleased with... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
aluckart
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West Valley City, Utah
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Visiting the Basque Country? Looking to walk the Camino de Santiago? Spend an afternoon or day with us and, we'll show you our neighborhood! We've got lots of things to share with you - from breath taking coastal walks leading into San Sebastian, the world acclaimed Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao, fabulous vinos of La Rioja wine region, and our favorite, "star grazing" at the Michelin Restaurants!
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Reviewed 5 days ago

We did the 115 K version of the Camino de Santiago as a self guided tour with Fresco tours. They did an excellent job of providing us with necessary trail information (arranged by day), arranging fine accommodations along the Camino, and ensuring our luggage was...More

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Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

From the very start of our contact with Fresco Tours I could not have been more pleased with everyone that was involved in our planning of this trip. The "Camino" speaks for itself, but what makes it special is what Fresco provides to you in...More

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Alissa J, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 3 days ago

Dear aluckart, Thanks for your feedback on your Kinder Camino de Santiago - it was great working with you and I am very happy to hear that you enjoyed your time on the trail and at your accommodations. I agree with you that David &...More

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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Fresco tours made this long-anticipated walk along the Camino de Santiago everything we could have hoped for. Our wonderful guides, Roberto and Dora, did everything possible to make this the trip of a lifetime for the seven pilgrims in our group. This tour featured a...More

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Alissa J, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 1 week ago

Dear Rebecca M, I am very happy to hear that you had such a nice time on the Camino, and especially that you were able to share this experience with your sister! We are very lucky to have Roberto & Dora - our knowledgeable guides,...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

We walked the 153 kilometre Portuguese Camino in a 15 member tour group organised and managed by the Spanish based Fresco organisation in May 2018. The walk commenced in Porto, Portugal and finished at the cathedral in Santiago, Spain. This was a wonderful experience due...More

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Alex C, Owner at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 2 weeks ago

Hola James, It was great to meet you and be able to join the fun for a few days. The Camino is truly a magical journey and your guides (Raúl and Alís) do a wonderful job managing all the details so that your only concern...More

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Reviewed 5 weeks ago

We just returned from Kinder Portugues tour with Fresco. Our guides Alis and Raul were fun attentive and always helpful. We thought it would be better if we could choose our meal options but Fresco and our guides arranged wonderful meals which exposed us to...More

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Alissa J, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded 4 weeks ago

Dear beentheretoo, Thank you for your kind words - we are so happy that you enjoyed your time on the Camino Portugues, and with Raul & Alis - true rock stars! :) We select our accommodations based in part on hospitality and location - and...More

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Reviewed May 14, 2018

I found Fresco Tours on line in searching for a way to walk The Camino. Once contacted and convinced Fresco would work, I spoke with my sisters and friends, shared Fresco's information, and ended up booking six of us on the April 23, 2018 Guided...More

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Alissa J, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded May 16, 2018

Dear amf1220, I am thrilled to hear that you enjoyed your time on the Camino - it truly is a magical journey! David and Pedro are truly special people and we are very lucky to have them be a part of our Fresco team and...More

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Reviewed November 22, 2017

I did the Galacia section of the Camino in October 2017 and I would do it all again tomorrow if I could. The Fresco people were amazing. Alissa kept us informed from the very start to the very end. Our guides Ana and Roberto were...More

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Alissa J, Director de Relaciones con Clientes at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 24, 2017

Dear MaryS1310, It is wonderful to hear that you enjoyed your Camino experience and that you were able to fulfill your dream of walking the Camino de Santiago! Our guides truly enjoy sharing their love of the Camino with the groups and they take pride...More

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Reviewed November 16, 2017

We booked the Fresco Start 115KM Camino Tour and it fit our needs perfectly. We wanted the support of having rooms booked and our luggage moved, but the flexibility to do the walking on our own. Elba from Fresco was amazing at answering our questions...More

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Elba P, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Linda! Thank you so much for your kind words and for choosing Fresco Tours for your Camino experience! I am so very happy to hear that you had a wonderful trip with your dad (say hi to Tom) - this will be a memorable...More

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Reviewed November 9, 2017 via mobile

I had picked this company based on the trip advisor reviews and they did not disappoint. They specialize in walking tours of Spain and they are a Spanish company, so they know their stuff. We decided to do the Fresco Start Camino de Santiago and...More

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Elba P, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded November 20, 2017

Dear Kathy! Thank you so much for your lovely words and for choosing Fresco Tours for your Camino experience! I am so happy to hear that you had a wonderful trip and I know that you will have memories that will last a lifetime! I...More

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Reviewed October 25, 2017

Knowledgeable, fun guides, great meals and lodgings, spectacular scenery on the Camino Portugués...I heartily recommend Fresco Tours!More

Thank Kay R
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Alissa J, Guest Relations Manager at Fresco Tours, responded to this reviewResponded October 30, 2017

Dear Kay R, Great to hear from you and thank you for your review. It really is lovely to make your way to Santiago while taking in the beautiful landscape that the trail offers! I'm glad you enjoyed your time on the Camino and your...More

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k0ride
August 29, 2017|
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Hola kOride, Food speaks volumes about a culture and we love to eat! During our walking days, we prepare gourmet picnics using the freshest of local ingredients and selecting the tastiest recipes of the region. We are proud... More
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Dear hfcfm, I am sorry to hear that you have some feelings of disappointment prior to your journey. Please keep in mind that you will be walking in Galicia, Spain which is a very rural area and hotel options are limited. As... More
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