Highlights

  • San Telmo Museoa Learning about Basque history at this captivating museum partially set inside a 16th-century convent.
  • Monte Urgull Hoofing your way to the top of this verdant hill above the old town for an enchanting view over the city.
  • Aquarium Admiring the otherworldly glow of jellyfish and the stoic gaze of a sea turtle as it glides along inside a massive underwater tank.
  • Basílica de Santa María Admiring the elaborate facade and photogenic altarpiece of San Sebastian's 18th-century baroque beauty.
  • Plaza de la Constitución Stopping to admire one of the old town's prettiest squares – and a former bullring.