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San Sebastián to Bilbao

Experience the best of the Camino del Norte: an 8-day trek from San Sebastian to Bilbao, showcasing Spain's Atlantic coastline and vibrant Basque culture.
Starting point
San Sebastian
Finish point
Bilbao
Duration
8 days / 7 nights
Season
Apr - Oct
Technical level
Mostly easy trails with an occastional steep or rough section
Fitness level
Suitable for most regular hikers
Price
From: 829€/person
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Discover San Sebastian’s culinary delights and stunning beaches

Experience the Bay of Biscay’s breathtaking coastal views

Explore Getaria and enjoy local Txakolí wine

Visit the historic Church of San Martín de Tours and other Catholic monuments

Immerse in the historical and cultural richness of Guernica in the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve

Conclude in Bilbao, marveling at the Guggenheim Museum and vibrant cityscape

view of ribera market at morning in Bilbao, Spain
Explore Bilbao's vibrant cityscape
Aerial view of turquoise bay of San Sebastian or Donostia with beach La Concha, Basque country, Spain
Soak in the beauty of San Sebastian's bay
Entrance door and main facade of old stone church in Guernica, Basque Country, Spain. Romanesque architecture concept. Religion and faith concept. Facade of antique castle in Europe.
Discover the ancient charm of Guernica's church
Itzurun.'s beach. Cloudy day in Zumaia, Guipuzkoa, Spain. Zumaia's flysch.
Marvel at the stunning Zumaia cliffs
Pinchos and tapas typical of the Basque Country, Spain. Selection of different types of foods to choose from. San Sebastian
Savor the flavors of traditional Basque cuisine
Town of Getaria, Basque Country (Spain)
Relax on the sandy shores of Getaria
Bilbao Town Hall, Vizcaya, Spain
Witness the elegance of Bilbao Town Hall
light house at rocks of Zumaia coast, Pais Vasco Spain, toned
Experience Zumaia's lighthouse at the ocean's edge
san sebastian old town views
Immerse in the cultural heart of San Sebastian

Included in price

Tour design and organization

GPS navigation with an easy-to-use app

7x accommodation with breakfast in 2/3* hotels or country guest houses as per itinerary

Luggage transfer

24/7 service and support during your holidays

Optional Extras

Transfer to and from the airport
Single supplement
Additional activites and experiences
From:
829€
/person
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Venture on a captivating journey along the most scenic part of the Camino del Norte, an enriching 8-day adventure that combines the splendor of Spain’s Atlantic coast with the charm of its Basque cities, San Sebastian and Bilbao.

Your pilgrimage begins in San Sebastian, a culinary haven with stunning beaches and a historic Old Town. From there, meander through verdant landscapes and quaint coastal villages, experiencing the region’s rich history and culture.

Highlights include the Roman Church of San Martín de Tours, the picturesque Getaria, and the historic town of Guernica, nestled in the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve.

As you journey from the serenity of the coast to the heart of the Basque Country, you’ll witness breathtaking coastal views, sample local Txakolí wine, and explore the birthplace of explorer Juan Sebastian Elcano.

The route takes an inland turn towards Markina, showcasing the rugged beauty of the Arnoate mountains, before descending back to the vibrant cityscape of Bilbao, renowned for its modern architecture and the iconic Guggenheim Museum.

Your journey along this exquisite segment of the Camino del Norte with us is designed for maximum convenience and comfort. We take care of all your accommodation needs and handle your luggage transfers, ensuring a hassle-free experience. And our round-the-clock support guarantees peace of mind throughout your travels.

With an easy-to-use GPS navigation app and a comprehensive guidebook at your disposal, you’ll receive all the knowledge and local tips from our guides, offering you a newfound insight into the stunning landscape, rich history, and diverse culture.

Experience this unique part of the Camino del Norte with us, a journey where every step is as memorable as the destination.

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We handle itineraries, accommodations, and anything else you prefer not to deal with, so you can enjoy a carefree hike.

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