Discovering Basque Culture: San Sebastian & Bilbao

3 days / 2 nights

Exploring Basque Culture: San Sebastian & Bilbao
Bahía de la Concha beach
Bahía de la Concha
Exploring Basque culture
A paved public square in San Sebastian

Multi-day trip description

On this accessible 3-day multi-day trip to San Sebastian and Bilbao, Spain, you will get to know Basque culture in depth. After cooking and tasting the local cuisine, exploring beautiful beaches, and discovering unique exhibits at world-class museums, not only learning about Basque culture but experiencing it will be possible.

Each city has its charm, and your professional guide will guide you into a knowledgeable and accessible journey. An a...
On this accessible 3-day multi-day trip to San Sebastian and Bilbao, Spain, you will get to know Basque culture in depth. After cooking and tasting the local cuisine, exploring beautiful beaches, and discovering unique exhibits at world-class museums, not only learning about Basque culture but experiencing it will be possible.

Each city has its charm, and your professional guide will guide you into a knowledgeable and accessible journey. An accessible and guaranteed room at a to-be-selected hotel and local wheelchair-accessible transport service is included. Accessible restrooms will be available at many stops, and a tour guide will always be willing to help. Please contact us for any special requirements and learn more detailed information about your itinerary below.


Accessibility. What to expect?

  • Assistance

    Guides/ Staff members have experience assisting people with disabilities

  • Transportation

    Transportation is wheelchair accessible

  • Bathrooms

    Accessible bathrooms at multiple stops during the Multi-day Trip

  • Places

    Places visited are all wheelchair accessible and can be navigated independently

    There are smooth floors and pathways

  • Equipment

    No adaptive equipment included

From $1600 USD / per person

*Price based on 2 travelers

Reliable accessibility information

Comprehensive planning

Personalized support

Itinerary

Day 1: Exploring San Sebastian thumbnail

Day 1: Exploring San Sebastian

On your first day, you will get to know San Sebastian city in all its diversity with a professional guide. Exploring Old Town, the more historic ...On your first day, you will get to know San Sebastian city in all its diversity with a professional guide. Exploring Old Town, the more historic part of the city, and visiting the Bahía de la Concha, a beautiful city-beach, are part of the itinerary. You will also see the Cathedral of Saint Mary, the local port, and taste the local cuisine. Delicious Basque tapas, Pintxos, are the most representative dish of the area. The itinerary is flexible; if you want to visit a gallery, landmark, or shop, they will be happy to take you there.

Day 2: Discover Bilbao thumbnail

Day 2: Discover Bilbao

On your second day, on a 1-hour drive on an accessible van from San Sebastian to Bilbao, you will have an entire day to explore this charming loc...On your second day, on a 1-hour drive on an accessible van from San Sebastian to Bilbao, you will have an entire day to explore this charming location. Accompanied by a professional guide, you will visit Guggenheim Museum - Bilbao, which has housed many contemporary art pieces by Rothko and other influential artists and has exhibited Renaissance artists like Durero, famous for its detailed engravings. This place has audioguides and accessible restrooms available. Lastly, don’t forget to taste and enjoy the local cuisine, featuring seasonal products, at the many restaurants and cafes open.

Day 3: Basque Cooking Experience & San Telmo Museum thumbnail

Day 3: Basque Cooking Experience & San Telmo Museum

If previously you tasted local cuisine, now you can cook it as well! You will have a Basque cooking experience with professional chefs on your la...If previously you tasted local cuisine, now you can cook it as well! You will have a Basque cooking experience with professional chefs on your last day. Back in San Sebastian, San Telmo Museum is your next stop. This significant landmark preserves and celebrates Basque culture. Through impeccably curated exhibitions featuring archeological pieces, objects, and artworks, exhibitions show Basque people's culture and ways of life and Basque history in a multi-disciplinary way.

    What's included

  • Tickets

  • Tour Guides

  • Professional driver

  • Accessible transportation

  • Accommodation

    What's not included

  • Meals

  • Snacks

  • Adaptive equipment

  • Tourist city taxes

  • Gratuities

Important information

  • The same price applies to all travelers. Please select the number of travelers with and without disabilities when booking on our website.

  • Please note that the price featured is the lowest price available based on 2 people traveling. Please get in touch with our travel experts to know what rates apply for your traveling dates / number of participants.

  • This trip can be arranged for customers traveling by themselves. Assistants and trained guides will be hired to assist and help out with the logistics needed.

  • Spoken language(s): English, Spanish.

  • Travel insurance is not included but an appropriate insurance based on your personal needs is highly recommended.

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