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Contact details

20820  Hondarribia, Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa  (Basque Country)
turismo@bidasoa-activa.com
www.bidasoaturismo.com
Tel.:+34 943645458
Fax.:+34 943645466

Location

Autonomous region:
Basque Country

Province/Island:
Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa

Gipuzkoa

Description

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 has a segmental, voussoired arch on top of which is the town's coat of arms dated 1694. There is a Neoclassic crest dating from the 19th century with a sun dial.The other gate is called San Nicolás and is located in the street with the same name.This door is made of ashlar stones.The outside is formed by a segmental arch.Inside there is a lintel supported by decorated and dressed pilasters.

Construction:
Gateway

Artistic period:
Medieval

Historic period:
15th century

Setting:
Puerta de Santa María, Puerta de San Nicolás.

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