Playa de Gros
Less popular than nearby Playa de la Concha, but just as showy, Playa de Gros, east of Río Urumea, is the city’s main surf beach. Though...
Head over to Gros for this terrific bar, which is just across the road from the beach. There’s a great chilled-out mixed crowd, and in...
This tiny bar, in beach-blessed Gros, has massively good pintxos (and the breakfast isn't bad either) and other foreign tourists are...
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Playa de Gros, with its generally mellow and easy waves, is a good place for learners to get to grips with surfing. Aspiring surfer wannabes should drop by Pukas, where surf lessons, and board and wetsuit hire are available. Prices vary depending on group size and lesson length, but start at €53 for a weekend course comprising a 1½-hour lesson each day.