Oñati attractions

Church in Oñati

Iglesia de San Miguel

This late-Gothic confection has a cloister built over the river and a 17th-century crypt where the Counts of Guevara are buried. The church faces onto the main square, Foruen Enparantza, dominated by the eye-catchin…
Historic Building in Oñati

Universidad de Sancti Spiritus

Oñati’s number-one attraction is the Renaissance treasure of the Universidad de Sancti Spiritus. Built in the 16th century, it was the first university in the Basque Country and, until its closure in 1902, alumni he…
Monastery in Oñati

Monastery of Bidaurreta

Founded in 1510, this monastery contains a beautiful baroque altarpiece. It's at the opposite end of town from the tourist office and Iglesia de San Miguel. As a still functioning cloistered convent for the Poor Cla…