San Sebastian and The Basque Wine Region of Txakoli

Discover the Basque city of gastronomic excellence

If you want an exclusive experience to taste and feel the Basque Country this is your dream tour. We will leave Bilbao and head east in an exciting adventure of food & wine tasting combined with the exciting history of the Basques and the stunning landscape of the Basque coast.

 

In this tour from Bilbao to San Sebastian you will visit a txakoli family winery (the traditional white wine of Basque Country), you will taste the best pintxos (Basque tapas) of San Sebastian and visit the beautiful fisherman town of Fuenterrabia in the French border.

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Visit to San Sebastian & Fuenterraía

VISIT THE BASQUE COUNTRY WINE REGION

Our San Sebastian tour will begin just outside San Sebastian, in the town of Getaria, where we will visit a family winery and get the chance to try the local Txakoli white wine. Using traditional methods, they have been harvesting grapes by hand here since 1834. We will try three different types of wine, accompanied by small plates of food pairing.

What to Expect:

  • Be introduce to the winery and wine making process by one family member

  • Taste two different types of txakoli with the most stunning views

  • Pair your txakoli with the famous anchovies from Getaria

 PINTXOS IN SAN SEBASTIAN

San Sebastian is one of the world's top foodie capitals, and in fact has one of the highest number of Michelin Star restaurants per square metre on the planet. Basque tapas – or pintxos as they’re called here, has helped propel the city into one of the top gastronomic spots.

Immerse yourself in the traditional gastronomy of the north with a ‘Pintxopote’- crawl. We will enjoy the traditional pintxo experience, hopping from bar to bar in the Old Town.

What to Expect:

  • Taste 6 pintxos paired with local drinks

  • Visit the most traditional bars of San Sebastian

  • Learn everything about the "pintxos tradition" in Basque Country

VISIT SAN SEBASTIAN

Our San Sebastian private tour continues with a walking tour around the city to discover its magic and history. 

Throughout history, San Sebastian has been visited by everyone, from kings and queens to spies and artists. During our tour, we’ll tell you stories about these characters and show you the hidden secret spots only known by locals.

What to Expect:

  • Visit the atmospheric Old Town, the elegant ‘Petit France’ , the vast sweep of La Concha Beach and the Comb of the Wind.

  • Take the most stunning pictures from the top of Monte Igueldo

VISIT FUENTERRABIA

Our San Sebastian private tour will finish in Fuenterrabía, on the French border. Considered to be one of the most beautiful towns in Basque Country, it is a charming old-walled city, with cobbled, narrow streets and colourful houses, with geranium-filled balconies.

 

What to Expect:

  • Visit the medieval walled village.

  • Walk around the colourful fiserhamn port

  • Enjoy a relaxing drink in the fisherman’s neighbourhood, offering stunning views over Hendaya, France.

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WHY US?

Reliable

We are a family business, fully insured and licensed for San Sebastian private tours.

We provide an excellent standard of transport, food and wine in San Sebastian. 

We have over five years' experience leading private tours of San Sebastian.

To make this a comfortable experience, our San Sebastian private tours are conducted in a 4x4 Range Rover Sport or Luxury Leather Vans.

We accept all types of debit/credit cards as payment methods.

Authentic

We work together with local family businesses in San Sebastian, who maintain sustainability and authenticity. 

 

Many of the bars and cellars we visit in San Sebastian, combine history with excellent quality wines. 

We partner with traditional local San Sebastian restaurants, which use seasonal produce.

We visit little-known corners of San Sebastian, rarely visited by other tourists.

Knowledgeable

We are a team of four, and each of us have a background in food and wine.

 

Our team are locals who know San Sebastian intimately. 

Whilst we have meticulously planned our San Sebastian private tour, we aim to cater to our clients' needs, and  will adjust the day accordingly.

With us you will not feel like you are on a San Sebastian private tour, but instead a day out with local friends.

CONTACT US

Contact us with your requirements and to reserve your dates!
You can reach us on WhatsApp, send us an email or fill-out the form below and we will be in touch, usually straight away, but in case we are all on experiences, at least within 24 hours.

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