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BILBAO AND THE BAY OF BISCAY FROM SAN SEBASTIAN

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Bilbao, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryThis unique museum built on a 32,500 square meter site in the center of Bilbao is an extraordinary combination of interconnecting shapes. The impressive limestone blocks contrast with curved architectural forms covered in titanium, and the glass curtain walling provides the building with the light and transparency it needs. Explore the museum by yourself, Explore the museum by yourself, an audio guide is included in the ticket price.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: La Ribera Market, Bilbao, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryAfterwards we drive along the path of the Nervion River, enjoying beautiful neoclassic buildings like the Arriaga Theatre and the City Hall and we will witness the urban transformation and regeneration brought about by the investment in numerous infrastructure projects like the Calatrava bridge, the Isozaki towersDuration: 30 minutesStop At: San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, Bermeo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryFollowing the windy coastal road, we will stop to take a picture of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, a unique rocky island that is connected to the coast by a stone bridge and a walk of 231 stone steps with a chapel at its peak and also known as DragonStone by Game Of Thrones fans!.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: Mundaka Beach, Basque CountryWe will pass the Biosphere Reserve of Urdaibai, to reach Mundaka, a charming little fishing village and one of the most famous surfing spots in Europe.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Museo de la Paz de Guernica, Gernika-Lumo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryWe will stop in Gernika, where you will learn more about the Basque HistoryDuration: 45 minutes

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Game of Thrones Tour from Bilbao

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productStop At: Acantilados de Barrika, Barrika, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryMuriola Beach is located in a small village called Barrika just about 15 minutes from Bilbao. It’s a wild 600 metre long beach surrounded by beautiful cliffs. This beach gafe live to King’s Landing in a scene where Davos picks up Gendry while Tyrion is in a secret meeting with Jaime.Duration: 30 minutesStop At: Castillo de Butron, Basque CountryWhile it wasn’t featured on Game of Thrones, this castle has a fairy-tale look about it inspired by Bavarian castle models. It is a perfect place to take photos and feel like a lord or a lady of Winterfell.Duration: 15 minutesStop At: San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, Bermeo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryDragonstone. Here is where Daenerys and Jon Snow meet for the first time. In real life, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe is not a big castle but a small hermitage on the top of 241 steps located on the Basque coast.Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Puerto Viejo Bermeo, Bermeo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryHere we will stop to have some free time to have lunch as Bermeo is very well known for its pintxos, tapas and local wine called txakolí.Duration: 1 hourPass By: Gernika-Lumoko UdalaGernika is best known to those residing outside the Basque region as the scene of the April 26, 1937, Bombing of Guernica, one of the first aerial bombings by Nazi Germany's Luftwaffe. It inspired the painting Guernica by Pablo Picasso.Stop At: Playa de Itzurun, Zumaia, Province of Guipuzcoa, Basque CountryWhen we see Daenerys stepping on her true home for the first time, she is actually stepping on a 60 million year old beach. Zumaia’s Flysch dates from the mid-cretaceous period to the present, a time period of over 100 million years.Duration: 1 hour

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7 nights Camino del Norte from San Sebastian

Day 1: San SebastiánYou will begin your first day in the beautiful city of San Sebastián. Spend a night enjoying the local famous gastronomy and taking in the sites.  Day 2: ZarautzAfter your 20km walk on the first day you deserve a glass of the famous Txakolí wine. Take time to enjoy this seaside village before your next walking day. Day 3: DebaThe paths today lead through farmlands and stunning countryside landscapes before arriving in the coastal town of Deba for a bite to eat and an early night. Day 4: MarkinaThe trail leaves the coastline today and you will have the chance to look back on some amazing coastal views. Day 5: GernikaRural pathways and small meandering rivers lead you to Picasso's masterpiece in Gernika. Enjoy a night exploring this quiet village before making your way to the chapel of Santa Luzia Zallo.Day 6: LezamaNow you are nearly at the end of your Camino journey on the Camino del Norte. Enjoy visiting the Tower of Malpica in the rural town of Zamudio. From here you will climb to the top of Mount Anvil where you are rewarded with stunning views. Day 7:  BilbaoThis is the end of your tour. Explore the beautiful town of Bilbao before you go home. Remember to get your pilgrims passport stamped along the way to record your achievement.

$316.76 Day Trips & Excursions

The Basque Coast of Biscay Tour from San Sebastian

Departing from San Sebastian, we will begin our tour headed towards the town of Gernika, the cradle of Basque identity. Best known outside of the Basque region as the place where one of the first aerial bombings by Nazi Germany took place in 1937, it was the inspiration for Pablo Picasso’s painting titled “Guernica”. Here we will visit the General Assemblies of Biscay to discover the Tree of Gernika (Gernikako Arbola in Basque), an oak tree that symbolizes the culture and history of the Basque peoples.After a short stroll through the village, we will drive through the natural Biosphere Reserve of Urdaibai and head towards Mundaka, a small coastal town famous for its surfing scene. We will then head westward on the coast to the bordering town of Bermeo, a stunning fishing village and the most important fishing port in all of Basque Country. In Bermeo, we will bask in the fishing traditions of the town and head to the island of Gaztelugatxe to hike the 241 steps to the spectacular hermitage of  San Juan de Gaztelugatxe.

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Guernica, Mundaka, Urdaibai and Bermeo Tour, lunch included

ItineraryThis is a typical itinerary for this productPass By: DonostiaPick up at your hotel.Stop At: Museo de la Paz de Guernica, Gernika-Lumo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryVisit the Guernica Peace Museum. Duration: 2 hoursStop At: Puerto de Mundaka, Mundaka, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryVisit Mundaka, it's famous wave lookout, Santa Katalina hermit and several sightseeing spots along Urdaibai. Lunch in Mundaka. Duration: 3 hoursStop At: Puerto Viejo Bermeo, Bermeo, Province of Vizcaya, Basque CountryVisit Bermeo fishing village. Duration: 1 hourPass By: DonostiaDrop off at your hotel.