Zurriola beach in the Basque city of San Sebastian.

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Playa de la Zurriola

Top choice in Gros

Stretching 800m in front of Gros, from the Kursaal to Monte Ulía, 'Zurri', as it's known locally, has some excellent waves that draw surfers from near and far. It's a superb place to hang out and take in the local scene of volleyball, football and surf action; swimming here is at its best when there's no swell

It's located east of Río Urumea.

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