3 days in Basque Country Itinerary

3 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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3 days in Basque Country Itinerary

Start: London
Fly:  4​h 45​min
1
Bilbao
— 1 night
bus:  1​h 15​min
2
San Sebastian - Donostia
— 1 night
Fly:  5​h 15​min
End: London

1
night
Bilbao

A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Start off your visit on the 1st (Fri): catch some excitement at La Ribera Market.

For traveler tips, other places to visit, where to stay, and more tourist information, read our Bilbao trip itinerary planning website .

London, UK to Bilbao is an approximately 5-hour flight. You can also do a combination of train and flight; or do a combination of flight and bus. Traveling from London to Bilbao, you'll lose 1 hour due to the time zone difference. Traveling from London in November, things will get a bit warmer in Bilbao: highs are around 19°C and lows about 9°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 2nd (Sat) to allow enough time to take a bus to San Sebastian - Donostia.

Things to do in Bilbao

Historic Sites Fun & Games Neighborhoods
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Room Escape Games
Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Taberna Plaza Nueva ©
Taberna Plaza Nueva

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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.
On the 3rd (Sun), enjoy the sand and surf at La Concha Beach, then don't miss a visit to Peine del Viento, and then let your taste buds guide you at a local gastronomic tour.

To see more things to do, reviews, photos, and more tourist information, read San Sebastian - Donostia online trip planner .

Traveling by bus from Bilbao to San Sebastian - Donostia takes 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can drive; or take a train. In November, plan for daily highs up to 18°C, and evening lows to 10°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 3rd (Sun) to allow time to travel back home.

Things to do in San Sebastian - Donostia

Beaches Outdoors Parks
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Food Tours
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach
Peine del Viento ©
Peine del Viento

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