The Best of Basque

A boutique family-run tour company specializing in customized private culture, food, wine & sightseeing experiences

OUR PROPOSALS

OUR DESTINATIONS

Top Tours

Coast & Mountains

Cities & Culture

Gastronomy & Wine

Multi-Day Packages

Tailor-Made Tours

Welcome to the best private tour operator in the Basque Country.
We offer luxury tours full of unique and exciting experiences. Discover the Basque Country in an exclusive and personal way with your personal tour guides, Irene a local Basque and Zachary from the United States! This unique combination of a local Basque and American gives you an international perspective and attention to detail that is unparalleled in the region!

The Best of Basque offers exclusive tours of the Basque Country to unique places that stand out for their singularity in the world. On our private luxury tours you will learn the history of the Basque Country, enjoy cities like Bilbao and San Sebastian, admire the Guggenheim Museum, medieval cathedrals, or La Concha beach of San Sebastian.

You can also enjoy exclusive guided visits to the wineries and vineyards of the La Rioja wine-making region. Our private tours allow you to see exceptional places in the Basque Country in a privileged way that very few experience.

The Best of Basque Private Tours

About the Basque Country. What to do in the Basque Country

We can help you plan your private guided visit to the Basque Country where you will discover the hidden corners that are only known to locals. The Basque Country is a very special place in the world. This is a unique region for numerous reasons, which you will later discover on a private tour with us… We keep our best secrets for when you make your visit to this magnificent land that is the Basque Country.

Naturally beautiful, and culturally rich, this region in the north of Spain and southwest France offers a taste of Europe unlike any other. Unsurprisingly, the region is quickly becoming a haven for people traveling to and throughout Europe who are searching for unique and exceptional experiences. The beautiful Basque landscape offers immense diversity in a relatively small area. You can enjoy the ocean and mountains in the same day, and without traveling long distances.

One of the principle attractions of the Basque Country is the famous Guggenheim Museum of Bilbao, but this is far from being the only attraction the area offers. The Basque region offers so much more, including places declared World Heritage Sites by UNESCO. Soon you will discover many of these amazing areas on your private Basque Country tour.

The best of Basque offers customized tours through the Basque region creating memories that will last a lifetime. We offer the best private guided tours in the Basque Country, with a focus on exclusivity, attention to detail and exceptional quality. A guided tour gives you the opportunity to see magical places of the Basque Country.

From spectacular mountain vistas to world-renowned vineyards, charming coastal villages, Michelin-star restaurants and famous museums, the Basque region has so much to offer its visitors. Basque gastronomy is some of the best in the world and must be experienced while visiting the region. In particular, the Basque city of San Sebastian offers more Michelin stars per capita than anywhere else in the world.

With The Best of Basque your visit to the Basque Country will certainly be a unique, exciting, and exclusive experience. We guarantee an unforgettable experience that will showcase the hidden and “off the beaten path” locales of the region.

Top tour

San Sebastian Tour & Coastal Route

We begin this Basque experience with a guided tour of San Sebastian. We will first walk to Zurriola beach before heading to the old quarter of the city. Zurriola is a great place to watch the surfers and enjoy the beautiful Atlantic Ocean!

We offer a detailed historical overview of the city explaining the unique fiestas, culture, and traditions found in the elegant city by the sea. You will also get to see the second beach of San Sebastian called La Concha where Isabella II of Spain chose to build her royal palace.

The Best of Basque offers exclusive tours of the Basque Country to unique places that stand out for their singularity in the world. On our private luxury tours you will learn the history of the Basque Country, enjoy cities like Bilbao and San Sebastian, admire the Guggenheim Museum, medieval cathedrals, or La Concha beach of San Sebastian.

Discover the Uniqueness of the Basque Country.

BASQUE COUNTRY ADVENTURES

From intrepid hikes in the coastal Basque Country mountains, to a leisurely 9 holes of golf, let us show you the natural beauty of the Basque Country.

BASQUE COUNTRY FOOD & WINE

Food and wine play a central role in the Basque Country. From Michelin-star restaurants to small tapas bars, there is something for every taste and budget.

BASQUE COUNTRY COASTAL TOURS

Quaint seaside fishing villages to the beautiful vibrant coastal city of San Sebastian, and the wild beaches in between. The dramatic Basque Country coast where the lush green..

BILBAO & SAN SEBASTIAN TOURS

The famous Guggenheim Museum on the edge of the Nervion River of Bilbao, the delicious pintxos (tapas) in San Sebastian, the lively Basque Country capital of Vitoria, and the world..

OUR PROPOSALS

OUR PACKAGES

CULTURAL
RELAX

Come experience the best of Basque gastronomy and La Rioja wines. This 3-day Basque tour package is ideal for the wine…

HISTORY
CULTURAL

This compilation of tours is specially designed to show the aesthetic beauty of the Basque Country along with a culinary immersion.

SPORT
RELAX

This 5-day tour package we have put together gives you a complete tour of the Basque Country.

Our Team

We are a Basque-American Couple Sharing Our Love of the Basque Country. 

Our principal goal at The best of Basque is to give you the feeling of being Basque! We have in-depth knowledge of the Basque Country, which allows us to show you the hidden treasures of this incredibly beautiful country! We promise to exceed your highest expectations in every way!

Zachary

Irene

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PLEASE EMAIL OR CALL US ANYTIME FOR MORE INFORMATION ON A TOUR OF THE BASQUE COUNTRY!

TELEPHONE: +34 688 89 29 11 E-MAIL: INFO@THEBESTOFBASQUE.COM

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