The Best of Basque

About Us

About Basque Country

A Basque Country Private Tour Experience with The Best of Basque: Naturally beautiful, and culturally rich, this region of northern Spain and southwest France offers a taste of Europe unlike any other. Unsurprisingly, this region is quickly becoming a haven for people travelling to and throughout Europe who are searching for unique and exceptional experiences. From spectacular mountain vistas, world-renowned vineyards, charming coastal villages, Michelin-star restaurants, famous museums. The Basque Country has so much to offer its visitors. We at The best of Basque promise to deliver a unique and exciting experience!

Our Story

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 gourmet, wine, sightseeing and cultural experiences in the Basque Country & La Rioja wine country. We are here to exceed to your expectations in every way, and look forward to welcoming you to the beautiful Basque Country!

The Best of Basque Team

Irene Krespo


Irene was born and raised in Bilbao. She has a deep rooted passion for her country and culture. She has a Bachelors degree in education and has traveled to over 85 countries throughout the world.
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Zachary was born in Michigan, USA. He has lived in the Basque Country for over 10 years, and fell in love with the natural beauty and quality of life found here. He earned a Bachelors degree in economics from DePaul University in Chicago.

Need inspiration for your tour?

If you wish to visit the most beautiful destinations in the Basque Country according to your needs, we offer you the opportunity to customize your tour: you can decide where to go, what to visit and which activities you want to include. Enjoy a tailored experience with The Best of Basque.

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