14 days in Basque Country & Basque Country Itinerary

14 days in Basque Country & Basque Country Itinerary

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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
— 4 nights
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Biarritz, France
— 5 nights
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Bilbao, Spain
— 4 nights

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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain

San Sebastian - Donostia ©
As one of the anchoring cities of the beautiful Basque Country, San Sebastián boasts a trendy, cosmopolitan vibe while still harboring a relaxed, coastal charm.
Visiting Ondarreta Beach and Playa de Hondarribia will get you outdoors. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Playa de Itzurun and Fishing Charters & Tours. Go for a jaunt from San Sebastian - Donostia to Deba to see Playa de Deba about 42 minutes away. Next up on the itinerary: look and learn at Eureka! Zientzia Museoa, take a leisurely stroll along Paseo Nuevo, contemplate the long history of Calle San Pedro, and make a trip to Plaza de Guipuzkoa.

To see more things to do, traveler tips, maps, and tourist information, use the San Sebastian - Donostia visit app.

Madrid to San Sebastian - Donostia is an approximately 4-hour flight. You can also drive; or take a train. When traveling from Madrid in August, plan for a bit cooler days and about the same nights in San Sebastian - Donostia: temperatures range from 29°C by day to 20°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 20th (Thu) to allow time to drive to Biarritz.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Hondarribia, Playa de Deba, Photomuseum, Playa de Itzurun
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Playa de Itzurun ©
Playa de Itzurun
Ondarreta Beach ©
Ondarreta Beach
Fishing Charters & Tours

5
nights
Biarritz, France

Biarritz ©
A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sentier du Littoral and Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits. Eschew the tourist crowds and head to L'Atelier du Piment and Ferme d'Agerria. Venture out of the city with trips to Paramoteur 64 (in Urrugne), Le Pas de Roland (in Itxassou) and Digue de Socoa (in Ciboure). There's lots more to do: don't miss a visit to Port des Pecheurs, get outside with La Grande Plage, stroll through Port Vieux Beach, and take a leisurely stroll along Promenade Jacques Thibaud.

To find reviews, other places to visit, and tourist information, read Biarritz tour builder app.

Traveling by car from San Sebastian - Donostia to Biarritz takes an hour. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August in Biarritz, expect temperatures between 29°C during the day and 19°C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 25th (Tue) early enough to drive to Bilbao.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors · Parks · Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue, L'Atelier du Piment, Paramoteur 64, Le Pas de Roland
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Port Vieux Beach ©
Port Vieux Beach
Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits ©
Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits
Grande Plage ©
Grande Plage

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Bilbao, Spain

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at San Mames Stadium and Anillo Verde. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Sopelana Beach and Cueva de Pozalagua. Explore Bilbao's surroundings by going to Parque de la Florida (in Vitoria-Gasteiz), Urdaibai Bird Center (in Gautegiz Arteaga) and Karpin Abentura (in Valle de Carranza). Next up on the itinerary: stroll through Playa de Azkorri, stroll around Dona Casilda Park, enjoy the sand and surf at Playa de Plentzia, and explore the ancient world of Salt Valley.

To see where to stay, traveler tips, reviews, and more tourist information, read Bilbao visit planning site.

Drive from Biarritz to Bilbao in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or take a train. In August, plan for daily highs up to 31°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 29th (Sat) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Bilbao

Parks · Outdoors · Beaches

Side Trips

Vitoria-Gasteiz, Valle de Carranza, Sopelana Beach, Salt Valley, Urdaibai Bird Center
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Playa de Plentzia ©
Playa de Plentzia
Sopelana Beach ©
Sopelana Beach
Urdaibai Bird Center ©
Urdaibai Bird Center

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