San Juan de Gaztelugatxe guided tour from Bilbao
Day trips & excursions

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe guided tour from Bilbao

Free cancellation
Language: English , Spanish
Availability: Thursday
Mobile voucher accepted
Duration: up to 5 hours 30 minutes
Do this because
  • Enjoy the natural enviroment
  • Ascend to the top of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe
  • Discover the coast of Biscay
What to expect

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, whose name means 'rock castle' in Basque (gaztelu = castle + aitz = rock), is definitely a must during your stay in the Basque Country. It is an islet as small as impressive, located on the coast of Bizkaia, only 35km away from Bilbao. Don't miss the opportunity to visit this unique place!

Departing from Bilbao at 8.30am, you will arrive at the viewpoint and start the itinerary with about two hours of free time to go from the viewpoint to the 241 stairs and access if you wish to the hermitage located on the hill. Once up, do not forget to touch the bell of the chapel three times and make a wish!. Once back, you will continue the itinerary towards Bermeo, where you will make a walking tour through this beautiful fishing village. Finally, you will go to Gernika, to visit his House of Meetings. Arrival scheduled to Bilbao about 2.30pm.

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What's included
  • Hotel pick-up and transport
  • Guide (English and Spanish)
What's not included
  • Lunch
Reduced price
  • Children (2-12 years) must be accompanied by at least 2 adults
  • For infants (0-1 years) this tour is for free
Where
Meeting point:

Pick-up location at Bilbao city centre hotels at 8.30am.

What to remember
  • During summer season maintenance work is carried out. On foot access opened
  • It is required comfortable shoes. If you want to go to the stairs and ascend to the top please note it is steep
  • Minimum 2 people

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When
  • Thursday at 8.30am
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Provider
Servicios Turisticos Integrales
Booking fee
Good news! No extra fees are applied to this booking.
Cancellation policy
Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 24 hours before the activity begins.

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