One of the most evolved wines that has been more successful in recent years has been called "Txakoli" in Basque. It is a white wine, with a certain small bubble that comes from a vine that produces a small and greenish grape, cultivated with great care and affection along the[...]
To enjoy a bicycle route anywhere in our geography: Basque Country, La Rioja, Navarra, age is the least important thing. Today there are no excuses to go out and run several days of kilometers through interesting areas such as greenways, long-distance routes, called GRs or any other that we want[...]
In the Basque Country there are the most northern greenpaths of the Peninsula, with kilometers adapted for cycling through old railway lines. The itineraries run among green valleys and narrow passes, sourronded with oak forests , beech and other native tree species. The Basque Coast is dotted with small fishing[...]
Beyond San Sebastian, towards the south / south west, the province of Gipuzkoa expands, mountainous, green, with its cities settled in the valleys of its main rivers. Its main road, the one that connects the French border through Irún and leaves souther towards Alava, has historically been the main link[...]
Love San Sebastian. Live Donostia San Sebastian - Donostia : Award to Sustainability and Innovation Under the Love San Sebastian, Live Donostia, touristic advertising campaign the Donostia-San Sebastian council has received the “Sustainability & Innovation” award in event held in Saint Petersburg last September 10th and organised by the World[...]
We are approaching the end of the summer season, and this means that we will enter a time of many advantages if what we want is to travel by bicycle along the roads of the Basque Country or La Rioja from the month of September . If you want good[...]
SAN SEBASTIAN IS A BEAUTIFUL CITY ...... Neverheless The Basque country has other privileged places. There is no doubt that Donosti is a spectacular city, with its old part, the bars with their counters of exquisite "pintxos", its fantastic urban beach of "La Concha", the beach of Gros where surfers[...]
Let´s talk about a unique and wild environment: the estuary of Urdaibai. UNESCO declared this site as Reserve of the Biosphere and therefore protected spot since 1984. It is part of the Man & Biosphere project aiming at preserving the natural and cultural environment where it is located by thriving[...]
This 5 kilometres ride can be followed in any direction, we will start West to East admiring the beaches of Ondarreta, La Concha and La Zurriola. Ondarreta is the name of the district where the beach sits. Starting the ride at “Peine de los vientos” sculpture created by Chillida and[...]
During the month of November the well known mid marathon course Behobia-San Sebastian was held. Many of the athletes use to come with their families aiming at enjoying the local gastronomy at the bars placed in the old “lo viejo” district.
Next bike lane opening in Aiete will allow the city of San Sebastian-Donosti to sum up 60 km. for bike riding. From basquebiketours we are always widening our portfolio of leisure cycling by customising it to auto-guided, guided, in family and others our clients may require.