8 days in Bilbao Itinerary

8 days in Bilbao Itinerary

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Bilbao

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A city of stunning architectural and artistic heritage, Bilbao is situated on the banks of the Nervión River.
Get some historical perspective at Casco Viejo and Palacio Real de Olite. For shopping fun, head to La Ribera Market or Galeria de Arte Artebi. Supermercado de Arte.. Change things up with these side-trips from Bilbao: San Sebastian - Donostia (Food Tours, Miramar Palace, & more), Iglesia de la Asuncion. Observatorio Del Arte (in Arnuero) and Palacio de La Magdalena (in Santander). The adventure continues: explore the world behind art at Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, don't miss a visit to Taberna Plaza Nueva, do a tasting at Bodegas Tritium, and steep yourself in history at Historic Center of Hondarribia.

To find where to stay, other places to visit, traveler tips, and tourist information, use the Bilbao travel planner .

If you are flying in from Italy, the closest major airports are Bilbao Airport and Santander Airport. In September in Bilbao, expect temperatures between 30°C during the day and 17°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 11th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Bilbao

Museums Shopping Historic Sites

Side Trips

San Sebastian - Donostia, Palacio Real de Olite, Iglesia de la Asuncion. Observatorio Del Arte, Bodegas Tritium, Palacio de La Magdalena
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Casco Viejo ©
Casco Viejo
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao ©
Guggenheim Museum Bilbao
La Concha Beach ©
La Concha Beach

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