Visiting and getting to know the fishing villages of this rocky coast is certainly a pleasant experience to keep in your memories, both because of the beautiful landscapes and because of the people who have made out of fishing, agriculture and industry their living.
The route along the Basque Coast can be started from both West and from East, depending only on where your hotel is.
TV-Series and movies like Game of Thrones have been filmed with the Basque Coast as Scenery.
Our chauffeurs know all the best scenary routes as well as alternate routes.
You will be assisted at all times by our local Beltz Cars chauffeur-guide with wide knowledge about local gastronomy and history.
Hotel Pickup & Drop-off
We pick you up at any hotel in the Basque / Northern Spain region.
This is a default tour itinerary. You may select the scenary you want to visit, or the place you want to eat depending on your personal taste and availability. Please contact us with your itinerary proposal.
9:00 am. Pick up at the hotel anywhere in the Basque Region
We depart from your hotel in Bilbao, San Sebastian, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Getxo…
10:00 am. Txingudi-Hondarribia.
We will start our route from the east, where Bidasoa river widens into the Bay of Txingudi and flows into the Cantabric. The first coastal village we will visit is Hondarribia, a fishing traditional village with a large history marked by its border, which is perflectly reflected by the look of its old town.
11:30 pm. Getaria-Zumaia
Getaria is well known because here Juan Sebastián Elcano the basque explorer, was born. It is also the hometown of Balanciaga fashion designer.
After that, visit the worldwide known flysch or the tidal area which is a landscape of great geological value and beautiful cliffs that fall over the Cantabrian Sea.
01:00 am. Lunch at Getaria
Getaria restaurants are famous for their charboiled fish right outside the restaurant and their “txakoli” wine.
2:30 pm. Lekeito-Elanchobe
We will continue with the route westwards and the next stop will be Lekeitio, a municipality in the province of Biscay about 53 km (33 miles) northeast of Bilbao. This town is located on a little bay, at the mouth of River Lea, which is protected by the Island of St. Nicholas.
4:30 pm. Urdaibai-Mundaka
Later we will continue with our coastal route in order to arrive to Mundaka, part of the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve, a protected region, formed by the estuary at the mouth of River Oka. This is an area with lots of sandbanks and rich animal life which is worth a visit by itself, but we will leave this for another visit. We will focus on Mundaka, which is located at the left bank of the estuary.
6:30 pm. San Juan de Gaztelugatxe Chapel
We will continue again westwards, after short visit to Bermeo, which deserves another stop, we will arrive at a really unique place of the Basque Coast: San Juan de Gaztelugatxe’s Chapel, a must visit for tourists and for locals.
7:30 pm. Drop off at the Hotel.
End of tour.
Select you tour date for availability
What is included on the tour. Please note that meals and entrance tickets for venues are NOT included in the price as they may change due to season or place.
Madrid is a city of Kings and Palaces, full of cultural and artistic life.
Saint James’ Way – French Way
The French way is the traditional path of pilgrimage.
Basque Coast Tour
Visit the fishing villages and scenaries of this rocky coast.
Barcelona + Montserrat Tour
Sightseeing of Barcelona city and visit to the Montserrat monastery
Rioja Alavesa Enotour
Discover the rich wine history of the RIoja Alavesa Region.
Privacy & Cookies Policy
Necessary cookies are absolutely essential for the website to function properly. This category only includes cookies that ensures basic functionalities and security features of the website. These cookies do not store any personal information.
Any cookies that may not be particularly necessary for the website to function and is used specifically to collect user personal data via analytics, ads, other embedded contents are termed as non-necessary cookies. It is mandatory to procure user consent prior to running these cookies on your website.