From San Sebastian: Zumaia and Basque Coast Geopark Walk

From San Sebastian: Zumaia and Basque Coast Geopark Walk

From $53.18 per person

Discover some of Basque Country’s most spectacular scenery on this small-group walking tour in Zumaia. You will learn about the region’s unique natural and human history, finishing with a drink at a local tavern.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 4 hours
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Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Small group
Limited to 8 participants

Experience

Highlights
  • Marvel at the centuries-old buildings of the village
  • Explore the flysch rock formations first hand
  • Take panoramic views of the basque coast
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After gathering with your group and guide in San Sebastian, take the train to Zumaia where your tour will begin as you move between the narrow medieval streets and buildings of the little village. This area is famous for having the most incredible cliffs of the Basque coast, and whilst there you will not only learn about the history of the unique place but also the geology of the region. You will also be able to observe hidden fossils as you walk through them. The next stop on your tour will be Itzurun beach at the UNESCO Geopark. Receive a first-hand experience of the many rocks and unique layers. This stop will be followed by a walk around the iconic "Ermita de San Telmo” for sightseeing, and last but not least, you will visit the rocky cove of Algorri, where secrets of dinosaurs and biodiversity that have evolved through millions of years will be revealed To finish your experience, you will be guided to a family-run tavern to have a drink of your choice. You will be able to try for example a glass of local Txakoli white wine.
Includes
  • A "Makila", poncho, and bag for during the walk (a Makila is a traditional wooden walking stick)
  • One drink of your choice (locally-produced apple cider or Txakoli is recommended)
  • One-way train ticket from San Sebastian to Zumaia (Morning option only)
  • Hand sanitizer and surgical mask during the tour
  • Gratuities
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
Covid-19 precautions
Safety measures in place
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds
Traveler requirements
  • You are required to bring and wear a mask
  • You must fill out a travel information form

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    Meeting point

    Please meet at the Amara train station in San Sebastian

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    What to bring

    • Comfortable shoes

    Not allowed

    • Luggage or large bags

    Know before you go

    • This tour is not recommended for people with limited mobility (you will walk for approximately 3.5 kilometers)
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    a very experienced guide "Angel" tells a constructive story in the longest journey you will ever make on foot. very inspiring. an absolute must.

    October 6, 2019

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    Product ID: 278997