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Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia

8 hours


Price from 84€


Operating days: Tuesdays. Departures from Bilbao

Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia.

Come and enjoy the views over the most both rural and industrial areas of the Basque Country with this “Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia” route, starting at the amazing Basilica of Loiola and the tower-house of Saint Ignatius, where you will learn lots of things about the Founder of the Jesuit fathers.

Departure from Bilbao at 8.30h AM. We will head directly into the heart of the territory of Gipuzkoa, passing through the villages of Eibar, Elgoibar, Azkoitia and finally Loiola, where will stop for a visit to the Sanctuary of harmonic proportions, raised between XVII & XVIII centuries and including a guided tour to the breathtaking Basilica and the tower-house where Saint Ignatius was born.

Once finished this tour to Loiola, we will continue this “Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia” route passing through Azpeitia in direction towards the coast at Zumaia, up to Getaria. We will visit this beautiful fishing town located at the fertile slopes of the mountain, including Arch of Catrapona, medieval passageway beneath the church of San Salvador (XVth century) with a chapel for sailors, which is a Gothic gem, its fishing port, its narrow streets and typical bars and restaurants.

From Getaria, we will continue our travel towards San Sebastian after stopping at Zarautz, which is one of the most important tourist resorts of the Basque Coast since XIXth century.

Once in San Sebastian, we will start a full panoramic tour including the views over La Concha beach from Mount Igueldo. Afterwards we will enjoy a walking tour into the old town. Free time for lunch. Our guide will provide you with restaurant suggestions.

Without a doubt, the “Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia” tour will be the best option to have an overall view of the Historic Territory of Gipuzkoa

Return journey to Bilbao arriving at the hotel at the middle of the afternoon.  End of the “Loiola, Getaria, Zarautz and Donostia” route.

Operating days: Tuesday

Scheduled starting time: 08:30 AM

Starting and ending points: We pick up our passengers from any 3, 4 or 5 stars hotels of Bilbao city center. For the remaining hotels we will tell you the accurate picking up points once you tell us your selected lodging option. Phone us in advance to reconfirm the departure time. Make sure you are at the picking up point 15 minutes before the departure.

Instructions to redeem your voucher

Voucher type: Digitised of printed.

With the purchase of this activity we will provide you with a digitised voucher with a QR code inserted inside, which will serve our guide to verify the validity of your purchase. If you prefere so, because that way you feel yoursel safer, print and show it at the beginning of the activity. And that is all. Enjoy!