9D/ FEELING THE BASQUE COUNTRY. BILBAO, SAN SEBASTIAN, RIOJA
Travel around the fishing towns and the oldest streets in San Sebastián or Bilbao to know the Basque Country through its gastronomy: the most avant-garde but also the traditional cuisine prepared with ancient recipes and the best products of the land and sea; grill restaurants or cider houses. And of course, the famous “pintxos”, small gastronomic treasures where all the creativity of Basque cuisine is expressed.
DAY 1. BILBAO. Welcome lunch. The Guggenheim Museum and the old town with pintxos tasting.
DAY 2. BASQUE COAST. Urdaibai, Bermeo and Gernika. Visi to a winery to taste the white wine txakoli and local products
DAY 3. BILBAO. The old port of Getxo and the spectacular Bizcaia Bridge.
DAY 4. RIOJA ALAVESA. Visit to Laguardia and two famous wineries. Lunch at a winery.
DAY 5. SAN SEBASTIAN. The picturesque port of Getaria. San Sebastian and lunch at a traditional cider house.
DAY 6. INLAND GUIPUZCOA. Tolosa and its markets, Idiazabal cheese tasting and Confectionery Museum Gorrotxategi.
DAY 7. PASAIA. The gorgeous Pasai Donibane and visit to Albaola, the sea factory of the vasques.
DAY 8. HONDARRIBIA. The fishing district and the medieval town. Sailing trip in catamaran, exploring the Txingudi Bay.
DAY 9. End of the trip
THE TRIP INCLUDES: Accommodation 4* hotels x 8 nights, 8 Breakfasts, Private transfer from and to Bilbao airport, Private bus, Local guides, 4 lunches + 1 dinner. Guided visits, museums and tastings.
- Price: €1,459 per person (including taxes)
- Activities available in the following languages: Spanish.English
Getxo (Vizcaya - Bizkaia)
Guernica (Vizcaya - Bizkaia)
Bermeo (Vizcaya - Bizkaia)
Bilbao (Vizcaya - Bizkaia)
Laguardia (Álava - Araba)
Tolosa (Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa)
Getaria (Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa)
San Sebastián (Guipúzcoa - Gipuzkoa)
- Duration: 9 Day
- Date available from: 01/11/2016
- Date available to: 31/12/2020
- Additional information: Available upon request all year. 10-18 persons
- Category of the activity: Circuits and visits. In the city. Gastronomy
- Who is it for?: LGBT. Senior. Adults without children. Families. Young people
- Organising company: Basquevacations
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A winery in La Rioja
San Sebastian old town