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6 Days Tour Bilbao and Surroundings
6 days / 5 nights

RETAIL PRICE PER PERSON IN EUROS

SUPERIOR “T”

SUPERIOR PLUS “A”

IN TWIN

950

1045

IN SINGLE

1210

1350

HIGH SEASON SUPPLEMENT (May 01 to October 31 )

75

100

 

 

Guaranteed departures on selected Mondays:

 

April:

06, 13 & 20

October:

12, 19 & 26

May:

-

November:

02, 09 & 23

June:

01

December

07, 14 & 21

July:

13 & 27

January’ 21:

04, 11, 18 & 25

August:

31

February’ 21:

01, 08, 15 & 22

September:

07 & 28

March’ 21:

01, 08, 15, 22 & 29

 

Arrival & Departure transfers from/to airport / Regular tours with transport and guide during tours shown in the itinerary (tasting of typical pintxo, sweets and visit to a traditional winery and the Idiazabal cheese school with tastings included)  / Accommodation at the selected class and daily breakfast / Travel insurance.

 

Hotels:

1st Day (Mon.) BILBAO

Meet and greet at the airport. Take a transfer to your hotel. Rest of the ay is at leisure. Accommodation at the hotel.

 

2nd Day (Tue.) BILBAO (Bilbao and surroundings)

Breakfast at the hotel. Drive along the river of Bilbao, we will discover the interesting industrial past of the city. Already on the coast, we will stop to see the Vizcaya Bridge, heritage of humanity. Passing by the ma-jestic Castle of Butron, we will arrive into the Biosphere of Urdaibai. From the lookout, we will discover the secrets of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe. Stage for the famous TV serial, Game of Thrones. In Bermeo, typical fishermen village, we will stop for a walking tour and to enjoy its charms. Tasting of a typical pintxo included. Finally in Gernika, we will visit the interesting Assembly House and the famous Tree of Gernika. Back to Bilbao. Free time to have lunch not included. In the after-noon, guided tour to Bilbao with a panoramic and walking tour of the old town. Accommodation at the hotel.

 

3rd Day (Wed.) BILBAO (Excursion to Vitoria & La Rioja Alavesa)

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Vitoria, Capital city of the Basque Country, we will start with a panoramic tour and later a walking tour into the interesting center and old town. It is included a tasting of a typical sweet in a quality Basque craft candy store. Once we enter Rioja´s wine region, we will contemplate magnificent views over a sea of vineyards. We will pass by typical villages and wineries of all types. In Laguardia, we will enjoy a walking tour into the historical quarter. It is one of the most charming and beautiful villages of la Rioja. It is included a guided visit to a traditional cellar with wine tasting. Some free time in Laguardia. Lunch not included. Rest of the day off in Vitoria to enjoy the city. Back to Bilbao. Accommodation at the hotel.

 

4th Day (Thu.) BILBAO (Elorrio, Oñati, Basque Shepherds & Sanctuary of Arantzazu)

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Elorrio, a small village from the inland, surrounded by mountains and full of charm. The old quarter is one of the most interesting ones. Oñati, is as well one of the most beautiful inland villages of the Basque Country. We will visit the University, it is the oldest in the Basque Country and a jewel from the Renaissance. Up on the mountains, we will visit the only Shepherd School in Europe. In this idyllic location, we will discover the secrets of the XXI century Shepherds. Moreover, we will enjoy a tasting of the renowned Idiazabal cheese accompanied with wine. Finally, we will visit the impressive Sanctuary of Arantzazu, a great reference for the modern Basque art. Back to Bilbao and free time to have lunch not included. In the afternoon, free time in Bilbao to enjoy the city and its atmosphere. Accommodation at the hotel.

 

5th Day (Fri.) BILBAO (Getaria, workshop & San Sebastián)

Breakfast at the hotel. Departure to Getaria is one of the most charming coastal villages of the Basque Country. We will enjoy a walking tour into the historical quarter. Moreover, we will visit a workshop of excellent quality Cantabrian sea products, only captured with traditional methods. Included tasting of a pintxo with products from the workshop. Later, we will pass by the famous summer resort of Zarautz. In San Sebastian, we will enjoy the magnificent views over

Monte Igueldo and later a walking tour into the historical old town. We will have free time in San Sebastian. Lunch not included. Back to Bilbao. Accommodation at the hotel.

 

6th Day (Sat.) BILBAO

Breakfast at the hotel. Transfer to the airport. END OF OUR SERVICE.

Hotels

Nights

City

Class

Hotels

5

Bilbao

T

Ilunion Bilbao / Sirimiri / Nh Deusto / Petit Palace Arana

A

Barceló Nervion / Ercilla / Occidental Bilbao / Sercotel Gran Bilbao / Silken Indautxu / Zenit Bilbao