Pick-up at Port of Bilbao at 9:30am in a luxury spacious Mercedes-Benz van or Audi sedan depending on your group size.
We will then make the short drive to a scenic outlook overlooking the ruggedly beautiful beach of Sopelana. This beach is exemplary of the Basque coastline with sheer cliffs leading to a gorgeous & undeveloped beach.
We then move on to the old port city of Algorta where we take you on a guided walking tour through the centuries old fishing village.
On our third stop we will make another short drive over to the Puente Colgante Hanging Bridge in the city of Getxo, which is a designated UNESCO World Heritage site. This is one of the most famous sites in the Basque Country!
Bilbao is our next stop on the tour. We will take you on a guided walking tour of the city which includes stops at the famed Guggenheim Museum (entrance tickets not included), the old quarter of Bilbao, and numerous medieval churches, and other notable sights…
In Bilbao you will have the opportunity to taste the delicious Basque pintxos (tapas) at the numerous bars that line the streets.
We will take you to one of our favorite restaurants and/or pintxo (tapas) bars in the old quarter of Bilbao where you can enjoy a tasty lunch of local Basque cuisine (food and drinks not included). This may be the most memorable part of the trip as the Basque food is world renowned!
The Guggenheim Museum designed by Frank Gehry
Customized VIP Tours & Bilbao Shore Excursions
We have the knowledge and contacts to make your Basque holiday a unique, authentic, and exciting experience.
From gourmet meals at Michelin-star restaurants to golfing at exclusive private golf clubs in the Basque Country.
We promise to make your Basque holiday an unforgettable experience!
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THE BEST OF BASQUE is a boutique, family-run tour company located in the Basque Country, Spain. We are a Basque-American team who specialize in custom PRIVATE DAY TOURS, and multi-day tour packages. Specifically, we offer food, wine, sightseeing and cultural experiences in the Basque Country & La Rioja wine country. A tour of Basque Country is a journey into the undiscovered. Naturally beautiful, and culturally rich, this region of northern Spain and southwest France offers a taste of Europe unlike any other.