15 days in Basque Country Itinerary

15 days in Basque Country Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Basque Country Trip Planner

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Gallarta
— 2 nights
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Leza
— 5 nights
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San Sebastian - Donostia
— 4 nights
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Kortezubi
— 2 nights

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Gallarta

Gallarta ©
Eschew the tourist crowds and head to Basilica of Begona and Palacio de la Diputacion. Do some cultural sightseeing at Catedral de Santiago and Euskal Museoa Bilbao Basque Museum.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and tourist information, read Gallarta day trip planning website.

Houston, USA to Gallarta is an approximately 16.5-hour combination of flight and car. Due to the time zone difference, you'll lose 7 hours traveling from Houston to Gallarta. Traveling from Houston in September, things will get a bit cooler in Gallarta: highs are around 78°F and lows about 58°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 26th (Tue) so you can travel to Leza.

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Historic Sites · Outdoors · Parks · Museums

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Religious Site
Catedral de Santiago
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Leza

Leza ©
Leza is a town and municipality located in the province of Álava, in the Basque Country, northern Spain. Explore hidden gems such as Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes and Catedral de Maria Inmaculada. Visit Salt Valley and La Torre Abacial for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Leza side-trips: Vitoria-Gasteiz (Parque de la Florida & Anillo Verde). Next up on the itinerary: learn about winemaking at Bodegas Campillo.

Start your trip to Leza by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

You can drive from Gallarta to Leza in 1.5 hours. Expect a daytime high around 80°F in September, and nighttime lows around 57°F. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 1st (Sun) to allow time for travel to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Leza

Wineries · Parks · Historic Sites · Wildlife

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San Sebastian - Donostia

San Sebastian - Donostia ©

Pearl of the Cantabrian Sea

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.
You'll discover tucked-away gems like Buen Pastor Cathedral and Ondarreta Beach. Do some cultural sightseeing at Basilica de Santa Maria del Coro and Cristobal Balenciaga Museum. You'll find plenty of places to visit near San Sebastian - Donostia: Historic Center of Hondarribia (in Hondarribia) and Iglesia de San Salvador (in Getaria). And it doesn't end there: step into the grandiose world of Castillo de la Mota, don't miss a visit to Plaza de Guipuzkoa, pause for some serene contemplation at Iglesia de San Vicente, and stroll around Cristina Enea parkea.

To see traveler tips, ratings, more things to do, and tourist information, use the San Sebastian - Donostia trip itinerary tool.

You can drive from Leza to San Sebastian - Donostia in 2 hours. Expect a daytime high around 71°F in October, and nighttime lows around 55°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 5th (Thu) so you can go by car to Kortezubi.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Historic Sites · Parks · Beaches · Outdoors

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Kortezubi

Kortezubi ©
Kortezubi is a town and municipality located in the province of Biscay, in the autonomous community of Basque Country, northern Spain. On the 5th (Thu), explore the striking landscape at San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, take in the spiritual surroundings of Santuario de Aranzazu, and then get a sense of history and politics at Casa de Juntas. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the next day: identify plant and animal life at Urdaibai Bird Center, see the interesting displays at Museo de la Paz de Guernica, and then take a peaceful walk through Bosque de Oma.

For reviews, maps, ratings, and other tourist information, refer to the Kortezubi route planner.

Drive from San Sebastian - Donostia to Kortezubi in 1.5 hours. In October in Kortezubi, expect temperatures between 72°F during the day and 54°F at night. You'll set off for home on the 7th (Sat).

Things to do in Kortezubi

Parks · Nature · Museums · Wildlife

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Forest
Bosque de Oma
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