SAN SEBASTIAN AND BILBAO
SAN SEBASTIAN AND BILBAO
Enjoy the best sights of the Basque Country on this 3-day Accessible Travel in San Sebastian and Bilbao. This is a fantastic barrier-free break to enjoy the essence of San Sebastian and Bilbao.
The Basque Country has long been an unexplored region in northern Spain and southern France.
Known to Basques as Euskadi, it is one of Europe’s oldest and most culturally rich regions, it has a lot to offer visitors. From modern cities, quaint villages and green landscapes to world class cuisine and Spain’s best wine region – the Basque Country has something for everyone
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San Sebastian blends sea and mountains, offering the traveller landscape, white sandy beaches, sports and cuisine, as well as interesting monuments. The city alone has 15 Michelin stars spread across 7 restaurants and famously boasts more stars per capita than anywhere else in the world other than Tokyo. The city became a fashionable coastal resort in the 19th century and has a relaxed, small-town feel, with wide streets and elegant buildings. In San Sebastian there are three amazing beaches with white sand fringed by the clear waters of the Cantabrian Sea – captivating Art Nouveau architecture, magnicent panoramas, breathtaking walks, plus one of the world’s most glamorous lm festivals. San Sebastion obtained the highest qualication in the tourist accessibility model
Bilbao is larger than San Sebastian, but equally exciting. This city is the new modern face of the Basque Country. Bilbao now boasts having the Guggenheim Museum designed by architect Frank Gehry. Bilbao is an absolute must for design and culture lovers. This fantastic 3-day accessible trip to San Sebastian and Bilbao, is targeted for wheelchair users, people with limited mobility and their companions.
DAY BY DAY
This is an exciting private wheelchair accessible tour of the most attractive landmarks that San Sebastian has to offer: old town, cathedral, port, beach, etc. We will stroll across the crescent-shaped Bahía de La Concha (one of the most beautiful city beaches in the world), and enjoy the views at Mount Urgull overlooking the bay. We will discover the many cultural delights the city has to offer. You might want to start your morning with a wander through the atmospheric Parte Vieja (Old Town), where your guide can tell you a bit about San Sebastian’s long history while you explore the Basilica of Saint Mary and other sights. For stunning views of the Bay of Biscay and surrounding mountains, take the funicular railway to the top of Monte Igueldo. Do not miss out on the regional cuisine! Pintxos (Basque tapas) are some of the most inventive plates in the world, and have earned the city’s restaurants 15 Michelin stars. Whether you’re looking for the best beaches, pintxos or galleries, your guide is happy to oblige on your private San Sebastian tour.
The second part of the tour will take us to the Pintxo (tapas) culture, which is almost unmatched anywhere else in Spain. San Sebastián frequently tops lists of the world’s best places to eat. The best place to go to try some of them is the Parte Vieja (Old quarter). This charming old city center is
famous for having the highest concentration of bars in the world. This is where the pintxo is king and the food is taken very seriously.
Accessible tour in Bilbao: An adapted Minivan will take us from San Sabastian to Bilbao in 1h. for a full day tour. We will visit the iconic Guggenheim Museum, a great international symbol and the gateway to the Basque cultural universe. It is a city that is an example of urban transformation at a global level and has maintained a number of hallmarks that make it singular and unique. Enjoy a delicious cuisine with tables set with tradition and the avant garde and seasonal products from both the sea and land.
Cooking experience and culture time: On the last day we will have a Cooking Experience. Discover the basque cousine top secrets with experience chefs that will let you know the tricks and recipes of the most traditional dishes. Wine tasting is also included.
We will visit San Telmo Museum. This museum has being made as the memory for the future generations of the Basque Country, and is responsable of protecting and making his citizens conscius of the richness and the huge history that they have. Right after the visit to San Telmo museum, we will go to San Sebastian Aquarium.
2.476 EUR for 1-2 people
4.188 EUR for 3-4 people
6.173 EUR for 5-6 people
8.110 EUR for 7-8 people
Ask for price for more than 8 people
3 Nights in a 4* hotel with Breakfast (5* is optional)
Transfers in private Wheelchair Accessible Vehicle
Transfers to train station/airport
Pintxo Tour, Restaurant at Guggenheim Museum and Cooking Experience activity
Tickets for selected attractions
Fligths/train to/from San Sebastian
AVILA: THE CRADLE OF STA. TERESA