Playa de Gros
Less popular than nearby Playa de la Concha, but just as showy, Playa de Gros is the city’s main surf beach. Though swimming here is...
Designed by Rafael Moneo, the Kursaal is one of the city's most beloved, and noteworthy buildings. Consisting of two cubes made of...
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...
This tiny bar in beach-blessed Gros has massively good pintxos ; other foreign tourists are rare so it's a totally local affair. If...
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Playa de Gros, with its generally mellow and easy waves, is a good place for learners to come to grips with surfing. Aspiring surfers should drop by Pukas, where lessons and board and wetsuit hire are available. Prices vary depending on group size and lesson length, but start at €64 for a weekend course comprising a 1½-hour lesson each day.