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  • “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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Hondarribia Defensive Walls and Gates. Hondarribia.

    Art | Monuments


    … 20820. Hondarribia. Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 943645466 | E-mail: turismo@bidasoa-activa.com. www.bidasoaturismo.com. The town of Hondarribia is surrounded by a wall, defended by six bastions.The entrance to the town is through two gates, the main being Santa María. The gate h…

  • 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…

  • Basilica of La Asunción de Santa María in Lekeitio. Lekeitio.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Abaroa s/n. 48280. Lekeitio. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) E-mail: biscaybay@mail.com. http://www.basilicadelekeitio.com. This is one of the most important Gothic buildings in Bizkaia, particularly on account of its exterior elements which include buttresses, flying buttresses, pinnacles…

  • Santa María de Uribarri Church. Durango.

    Art | Monuments


    … Calle Kanpantorrosteta, 9. 48200. Durango. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) E-mail: turismo@durango-udala.net. http://turismo.euskadi.net. Building founded in the medieval period inside the city of Durango. There are two construction periods that stand out in what is today's church, one is Gothic…

  • Mercado de la Ribera Market. Bilbao.

    Art | Monuments


    … Ribera, 22 bis. 48005. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: +34 944037808 | E-mail: info@mercadodelaribera.net. http://mercadodelaribera.net/. It was built in 1929 and covers 10,000 square metres, making it the largest indoor market in Europe. This unique produce market is in the heart …

  • Church of San Vicente Mártir in Abando. Bilbao.

    Art | Monuments


    … Ibáñez de Bilbao 18. 48001. Bilbao. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) http://turismo.euskadi.net. This is a beautiful Basque Gothic church from the 16th century with an open nave. Building work began in 1556 on this church located on one side of the Albia gardens. Highlights on the exterior of thi…

  • 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…

  • 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 …

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • 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…

  • Pozalagua Cave. Karrantza Harana-Valle de Carranza.

    Art, Nature | Monuments, Tourism caves


    … Cueva de Pozalagua. 48891. Karrantza Harana-Valle de Carranza. Vizcaya - Bizkaia. (Basque Country) Fax.: + 34 946106763 | E-mail: info@karrantza.com. http://www.cuevasturisticas.es. Exceptional rock formations. Deep inside the Carranza Valley there is an underground world where highly valuable natur…