15 days in Basque Country Itinerary

15 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Bilbao
— 6 nights
2
Laguardia
— 2 nights
3
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 6 nights

6
nights
Bilbao

Bilbao ©
A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Do some cultural sightseeing at Casco Viejo and Guggenheim Museum Bilbao. Get some historical perspective at La Ribera Market and Catedral de Santiago. Take a break from Bilbao with a short trip to San Juan de Gaztelugatxe in Bermeo, about 36 minutes away. There's lots more to do: explore the world behind art at Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, enjoy the sand and surf at Sopelana Beach, stroll through Playa de Azkorri, and explore the historical opulence of Palacio de la Diputacion.

To find where to stay, more things to do, traveler tips, and other tourist information, you can read our Bilbao online travel route builder.

Prague, Czech Republic to Bilbao is an approximately 6-hour flight. You can also drive; or do a combination of train and bus. June in Bilbao sees daily highs of °C and lows of °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) to allow time to drive to Laguardia.

Things to do in Bilbao

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Sopelana, Cabo Matxitxako, Vizcaya Bridge, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
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Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe ©
San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao

2
nights
Laguardia

Laguardia ©
On the 2nd (Thu), take in the architecture and atmosphere at Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes, do a tasting at Bodega Casa Primicia, thenlearn about winemaking at Bodega El Fabulista, and finally do a tasting at Bodegas Marques de Riscal. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri): head outdoors with Parque Natural de Izki, explore the activities along NUSI Lago de Pesca, thenlearn about winemaking at Bodegas Remirez de Ganuza, and finally learn about winemaking at Bodegas Baigorri.

To see where to stay, reviews, maps, and more tourist information, go to the Laguardia trip builder site.

You can drive from Bilbao to Laguardia in 1.5 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. While traveling from Bilbao, expect a bit warmer days and about the same nights in Laguardia, ranging from highs of °C to lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 3rd (Fri) early enough to go by car to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Laguardia

Wineries Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Samaniego, NUSI Lago de Pesca, Bodegas Marques de Riscal, Parque Natural de Izki
Highlights from your plan
Bodegas Marques de Riscal ©
Bodegas Marques de Riscal
Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes ©
Iglesia de Santa Maria de los Reyes
Bodega El Fabulista ©
Bodega El Fabulista

6
nights
San Sebastian - Donostia

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.
Your itinerary includes some good beach time at La Concha Beach and Ondarreta Beach. Visit Miramar Palace and Castillo de la Mota for their historical value. The adventure continues: let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour, take in the awesome beauty at Monte Ulia, make a trip to Peine del Viento, and explore the world behind art at San Telmo Museoa.

For maps, photos, other places to visit, and other tourist information, read our San Sebastian - Donostia online route planner.

You can drive from Laguardia to San Sebastian - Donostia in 2 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of bus and train. Traveling from Laguardia in July, expect nights in San Sebastian - Donostia to be about the same, around °C, while days are a bit cooler, around °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 9th (Thu) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Parks Tours Nature
Highlights from your plan
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Monte Igueldo ©
Monte Igueldo
Parte Vieja ©
Parte Vieja

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