Travelers Picks

Singular Destinations

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If you are looking for a unique stop along your journey and want to discover something new, we´ve provided a list of not to miss spots. Explore the regions landmark bridges, famous architecture, breathtaking scenery of Gaztelugatxe, fishing villages along the coast and ancient monuments hidden deep in the mountain interiors of the Basque Country. Take your time to explore and get lost in the singular culture, festivals and annual celebrations that make this land so special.

THE VIZCAYA BRIDGE, “Puente Colgante” the hanging bridge from the industrial era

Bizkaia Bridge

SAN JUAN DE GAZTELUGATXE, a church on a rock with incredible views

campanadas

HONDARRIBIA, on the border between France and Spain

Hondarribia

PASAI DONIBANE

sidra

OÑATI, a perfect day trip for architecture and history lovers

Onati

EA , a sleepy fishing village

EA

LEKEITIO, something for everyone

Lekeitio

HOLY WEEK

Holly Week

LOCAL MARKETS

Local Market

TRADITIONAL BASQUES SPORTS

Basque Sports

BASQUE CIDER TRADITION and history

Basque Cider

GERNIKA 

Gernika

VINTAGE BILBAO 

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SAN FERMINES, running of the bulls

San Fermines

MUTRIKU, Day of the Mackrel

Mutriku

URDAIBAI

Urdaibai

LAGUARDIA, the medieval defense

Laguardia

VITORIA, Fiestas de la Virgen

Virgen Blanca

LEKEITIO, Day of the Geese

Dia de Gansos

RIOJA Harvest Festival, vendimia

Rioja