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Bilbao and Guggenheim Museum Private tour
"After pick up at the airport/port or at your hotel in Bilbao or San Sebastian enjoy a walking tour along the old town-quarter of Bilbao admiring the beautiful architecture and charming streets. Gather with the local people while you visit the main sites like the City Hall Arriaga Theatre Santiago Cathedral Ribera Market San Anton Church San Nicolas
From EUR535.00
 
Bilbao City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
"The precise origins of Bilbao have not been determined. However a settlement had already been established and had significantly developed on both banks of the ""ria del Nervion"" before it officially became a villa. It was Don Diego Lopez de Haro V lord of Vizcaya who gave the city his title in the year 1300 due to its great importance as a commercial and maritime center at the time.At the beginning of the 20th century Bilbao was the great economic icon of the Basque Country and amongst the most important cities in the State. The city is now undergoing a new physical transformation becoming more and more appealing to visitors.You will be able to travel to The Guggenheim Museum
From EUR14.00
 
Bilbao Bizkaia Card and Sightseeing Pass
"Choose between a 24- 48- or 72-hour Bilbao Bizkaia Card and Sightseeing Pass — allowing you to experience the area’s top attractions at your own pace — and then pick up your pass from one of the conveniently located redemption points including Bilbao Airport.Use your complimentary guidebook to help you plan your schedule and then set off to explore the city. Packed with helpful information about each attraction your guidebook also has a Bilbao city map and a Biscay region map to help you find your way around with ease.Simply hand your card to gain cash-free access to any of the offered attractions tours or restaurant and shopping discounts. Maybe spend a day whiling away the hours at the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. With more than a hundred exhibitions
From EUR30.00

Most Viewed Off The Beaten Path in Basque Country

Off The Beaten Path

Near Bilbao

Another old funicular railway and a very picturesque one can be found in a town on the left bank of the Nervion, between Bilbao and the sea. It starts in the town of Trapagaran which can be reached...
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Day Trip to Biarritz

there are many day trips out of Bilbao like going to nearby San Sebastian or to Santiago De Compostela, however, t experience French Basque Hospitailty, you can have a day trip to the surfing capital...
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A little old town with outstanding restaurants!

You can visit Getaria for a lunch break. There are quite a few good restaurants plus it is a quaint, street-cobblestoned little town by the ocean. You can watch, smell the aroma or eat different kinds...
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A little old town with outstanding restaurants!

You can visit Getaria for a lunch break. There are quite a few good restaurants plus it is a quaint, street-cobblestoned little town by the ocean. You can watch, smell the aroma or eat different kinds...
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Drive out the cities

Visiting cities like Bilbao or San Sebastian is excellent and really worth it. But the best thing you can do in the Basque Country is to rent a car and drive outside the cities. You'll experience how...
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Costa Vasca

The Basque coast offers a wonderful range of scenery reminiscent of Cornwall. The fishing ports contain many interesting sites and some excellent bars and restaurants. A car is really needed to...
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Balmaseda

This small town was of great importance in the middle ages, being on the route from Castille to Vizcaya. This explains the architecture. It fell into decline as other traffic routes opened up, only to...
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Foret d'Iraty - France

When you walk across the area you come along the "pic des Escaliers" (1472m) or the "pic d'Hory" (2107m).If you’re lucky you’ll see a lot of animals the "col d'Orgambidesca" is famous for its...
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Foret d'Iraty - France

Or Iraty forest, is the biggest beech forest in Western Europe and it’s located on the French side of the Basque Pyrenees.This forest used to be a part of an ancient timber concession for local ship...
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Fisher village

There's a lot of village in Basque coast that were builded for fisher. Now, they are one of places where basque culture keep stronguer its authenticity. The little streets are very lovely, often...
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Top Hotels in Basque Country

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Autopista A-68 Km 36, Area De Altube , Zuia (Vizcaya), Alava, Vizcaya, 01139, Spain
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Calle Lehendakari Leizaola 29, Bilbao, Basque, 48001, Spain
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Paseo Republica Argentina, 4, San Sebastian-Donostia, Basque, E-20004, Spain
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Ramon y Cajal, 5, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque, 01007, Spain
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Maria Diaz de Haro 2, Portugalette, Portugalete, Basque, 48920, Spain
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Aritz Ondo 69, Irun, 20305, Spain
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Top Things to Do in Basque Country

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Guggenheim Museum & Puppy

final part of my pictures inside of the Museum of which is only a few and are stolen shots as they do not allow any photography or video inside the museum. The Iconic Modern architectural Structure...
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Peace Museum

The written exlanations and texts in the museum are only given in Spanish and Basque! Thus the informative character of this "international" museum is limited. A pitty and so it is not worth the...
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Old Town + Cathedral - Casco Viejo & El Arenal

just a stone's throw away from the Guggenheim Museum Complex is the Gran Via and the Old Town area of Bilbao, which is the cultural and religious heart of the City of which is a large mish mash of...
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Zubizuri (White bridge)

The Nervion River runs through the city, and the bridges are worth a look. Several are new, and designed by famous architects. The Zubizuri Bridge by Santiago Calatrava is a really beautiful...
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Museums

After the Guggenheim, personally I enjoyed the Fine Arts Museum the most. It is a huge space, with 33 rooms, a temporary exhibition space and shop, so make plenty of time. It is free on Wednesdays,...
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Near Bilbao...around Vizcaya / Bizkaia

It´s located in Gatika, a rural village between Mungia and Urduliz. You can go to Urduliz by metro and then take a bus to Mungia. Ask the bus driver for more information. It´s a castle in the middle...
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