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  • Church of Santa María de los Reyes. Laguardia.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Mayor s/n. 01300. Laguardia. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismo@laguardia-alava.com. http://turismo.euskadi.net. It stands beside the city wall, and together with the Church of San Juan Bautista comprised the fortified premises which served as protection for the mediaeval town. It…

  • “Los Arquillos” and Plaza del Machete Square. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza del Machete s/n. 01001. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismo@vitoria-gasteiz.org . www.vitoria-gasteiz.org/turismo. An architectural solution that has been converted into a monument. The construction was designed to connect the Medieval part of the city with the new…

  • Cathedral of Santa María. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Cuchillería 95-97. 01001. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 945122160 | E-mail: visitas@catedralvitoria.com. www.catedralvitoria.com. Gothic-style church. It is built on a previous construction dating from the 13th century, and has a doorway with interesting sculptures…

  • Shrine of Nuestra Señora de Estíbaliz. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Villafranca, 2. 01193. Estíbaliz. Vitoria. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: santuario.de.estibaliz@euskalnet.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net. Declared a National Monument in 1931. The shrine is 8 km from Vitoria-Gazteiz. It is a Romanesque church, laid out in the form of a Latin cross, with a…

  • Casa del Cordón House. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Cuchillería, 24. 01001. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) E-mail: obrasocial@cajavital.es. http://www.vitoria-gasteiz.org/turismo. Civil architecture in the Gothic style. The house was built in the 15th century and is an excellent example of Gothic-style civil architecture. It i…

  • San Prudencio Basilica. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Alto de Armendia, 24. 01195. Armentia. Vitoria. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://turismo.euskadi.net. Declared an Historic-Artistic Monument in 1931. The church has a Latin cross plan with one nave divided into three sections with a cross vault. Over the Galician cross there is a dome base wit…

  • Ajuria-Enea Palace. Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Paseo Fray Francisco de Vitoria 5. 01007. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://turismo.euskadi.net. Residence of the lehendakari (chief minister) of the Basque Country Regional Government. The Palace of Ajuria-Enea is known, above all for being the headquarters of the Basque Gover…

  • María Inmaculada Cathedral (New Cathedral). Vitoria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Magdalena 1. 01008. Vitoria-Gasteiz. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://turismo.euskadi.net. This neo-Gothic building was inaugurated in 1969, and stands on the site of the old convent of Las Brígidas. The project was conceived and sponsored by Bishop José Cadena Eleta, and designed by the…

  • Roman Bridge. Iruña Oka-Iruña de Oca.

    Art | Monuments


    … 01191. Trespuentes. Iruña Oka-Iruña de Oca. Álava - Araba. (Basque Country) http://irunadeoca.eu/. Declared a Monumental Site in 1984. The bridge lies in the town of Trespuentes, constructed on the Zadorra river bed.Built of irregular masonry, with thirteen vaults supported on twelve pillars and two…

  • Casa de Jáuregui House. Bergara.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Bidekurutzeta 2. 20570. Bergara. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismo@bergara.net. www.bergara.es. Located in the historic quarter of Bergara. The house has a trapezoidal plan which consists in a ground floor on four levels with a saddle roof. The facade that leads onto the B…

  • Casa de Legazpi House. Zumarraga.

    Art | Monuments


    … Barrio Artiz, 30. 20700. Zumarraga. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: informazioa.zu@zumarraga.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net. Located in front of 'Norte' Railway Station. A free-standing building with rectangular plan.Ground floor and two storeys with a gabled roof. In it two sections…

  • Castle of Charles V. Hondarribia.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza de Armas 14. 20280. Hondarribia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: hondarribia@parador.es. www.parador.es. Today it is a Parador. The castle is located in the strategic area of the town, at the highest point.The building was a castle and palace at the same time, joined together by…

  • Loyola Basilica. Azpeitia.

    Art | Monuments


    … Santuario de Loyola. 20730. Azpeitia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943025031 | E-mail: santuteguia@sjloyola.org. www.santuariodeloyola.org. In honour of San Ignacio de Loyola. This Baroque Basilica has a wonderful dome of 24 metres in diameter. Work of the famous Italian architec…

  • Buen Pastor Cathedral. San Sebastián.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza del Buen Pastor s/n. 20005. Donostia-San Sebastián. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: b.auzmendi@organobuenpastor.org. http://turismo.euskadi.net/arte-y-cultura/. Church dedicated to the Buen Pastor (Good Shepherd). This church is the city’s largest, built in neo-Gothic style. It …

  • University of Sancti Spiritus. Oñati.

    Art | Monuments


    … Avenida de la Universidad, 8. 20560. Oñati. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismo@oinati.org. http://turismo.euskadi.net. Is construction was due to the patronage of Bishop D. Rodrigo Mercado de Zuloaga. Work begin in 1540, and the project was carried out by Domingo de Carrera, Pier…

  • Arrikrutz Cave. Oñati.

    Art, Nature | Monuments, Tourism caves


    … Cueva de Oñati-Arrikrutz. 20560. Oñati. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943783069 | E-mail: arrikrutz@oinati.org. http://www.cuevasturisticas.es. The largest subterranean labyrinth in Guipúzcoa. This is the best cave of Guipúzcoa. It offers a spectacular view of the massive interior of Aizkorri. The muni…

  • Ekain Cave. Zestoa.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Valle de Sastarrain, s/n. 20740. Zestoa. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: info@ekainberri.com. http://www.ekainberri.com. One of the most important prehistoric sanctuaries in Europe. Designated World Heritage in 2008. It was discovered in 1969 and contains one of the most beautiful rep…

  • Altxerri Caves. Aia.

    Art, World Heritage | Monuments, Cultural Heritage


    … Barrio Ubegun (Centro de Interpretación del Parque de Pagoeta). 20809. Aia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: iturraran@gipuzkoa.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net. Art from the Magdalenian period. Designated World Heritage in 2008. Located on the eastern slopes of Beobategaña Mountain, Al…

  • San Miguel Church in Oñati. Oñati.

    Art | Monuments


    … Unibersitate Etorbiedea 1. 20560. Oñati. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943783069 | http://turismo.euskadi.net. 15th century Gothic building. It has an irregular plan with four naves and a cloister from the 16th century, topped with an ogive vault. The central nave is higher than t…

  • Church of Santa María la Real. Deba.

    Art | Monuments


    … Plaza Zaharra 7. 20820. Deba. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismoa@deba.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net.   The Church of Santa María is in the old town. It has an open plan with three naves and a flat-sided sanctuary. The three naves are the same height, separated by columns and c…

  • Church of Nuestra Señora del Juncal. Irun.

    Art | Monuments


    … Eskoleta, 7. 20304. Irún. Irun. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) http://turismo.euskadi.net. The church owes its name to the discovery of a carved image of the Virgin in the reeds growing along the banks of the estuary in around the year 1400. Construction was begun on the current building in …

  • Nuestra Señora de la Antigua Church. Zumarraga.

    Art | Monuments


    … Avenida de la Antigua. 20700. Zumarraga. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) E-mail: informazioa.zu@zumarraga.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net. It is located on the spurs of Mountain Beloki. The building is made out of small ashlar masonry without plaster.It has a rectangular floor plan with three…

  • Church of San Salvador. Getaria.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Nagusia, 39. 20808. Getaria. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Tel.: +34 943140751 | +34 943005831 | E-mail: info@getaria.info. http://turismo.euskadi.net. The Gothic building has a trapezoidal layout, with three naves, each in three sections. The central nave is higher than the side nave…

  • Miramar Royal Palace. San Sebastián.

    Art | Monuments


    … Paseo de Miraconcha 48. 20008. Donostia-San Sebastián. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943216008 | E-mail: palaciomiramar@sc.ehu.es. www.sc.ehu.es/palaciomiramar. The palace was designed by the English architect Selden Wornun, in 1888, but was completed by Benito Olasagasti, under t…