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From Bilbao: Basque Country Gastronomy Tour

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From Bilbao: Basque Country Gastronomy Tour

From US$ 95.27 per person

Enjoy the Basque gastronomy, visiting a traditional market, Idiazabal Cheese and San Sebastian's world famous pintxos.

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Duration 10 hours
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Live tour guide
Spanish, English
Pickup included
Pick up at your Bilbao city center hotel

Experience

Highlights
  • Visit the Ordizia traditional Market
  • Explore the Idiazabal Cheese Interpretation Centre
  • Taste five pintxos and two drinks in the San Sebastian Old Town
  • Enjoy the panoramic view from the Mount Igeldo
Full description
Depart from Bilbao at 08:30 AM. Reach the inland of Gipuzkoa until Ordizia. The traditional fair in Ordizia every Wednesday is a meeting place for buyers and sellers of agricultural produce from the area. It is sheltered by a structure with thick columns and has numerous stalls of all kinds that include Idiazabal cheese, fruit, vegetables, and endless top-quality fresh produce. Following is a guided tour of the Idiazabal Cheese Interpretation Centre, where you will enjoy an Idiazabal cheese tasting and a glass of local wine. Then continue with a fabulous guided tour around the old town of San Sebastian, enjoying five pintxos and two drinks in different local bars. Then, enjoy free time in the city on your own. To finish, you get to enjoy a wonderful panoramic view of La Concha Bay from Igeldo Mountain before heading back to Bilbao.
Includes
  • A full day guided service
  • Transport
  • Access ticket to Idiazabal Cheese Interpretation Centre
  • Five pintxos and two drinks on the San Sebastian pintxos tour
  • Mount Igeldo Access tickets
    Covid-19 precautions
    Safety measures in place
    • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
    Traveler requirements
    • You are required to bring and wear a mask

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    • This tour requires a minimum of two persons
    • Children less than 12 years old pay half price, provided they are accompanied by two adults
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    September 18, 2019

    April 7, 2022

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