What to do in San Sebastian- 2015
Discover San Sebastian - Discover one of Europe’s most beautiful cities and you will understand why the European aristocracy chose this city as their favourite holiday destination. San Sebastian has a fascinating history that has made it the cosmopolitan yet authentic city that it is today. A local guide will show you the most emblematic buildings and sculptures, and will tell you all you need to know about the history and culture of this dreamy Basque city. From 65€ per person (minimum 2 people).
Visit Zarautz & Getaria - Beautiful trip through the coast of Guipuzkoa, unbelievable views all the way to Getaria, from Juan Sebastian Elkano’s hometown –the first man to ever go around the world-, where we will visit the most ancient Txakolí –local white wine- cellar and vineyards. You will get to taste the wine and pair it with local and traditionally prepared anchovies of Getaria, a locals favourite. You will also get to see the Balenciaga museum, one of the most famous haute couture fashion designers in the world who was born in this town.
From 120€ per person (4-6 people).
Pintxo Tour round San Sebastian: The Kuadrilla - A kuadrilla is a Basque concept for a close group of friends, who get together, eat and drink pintxos round town. It is one of the best food experiences in San Sebastian. On a visit that mixes culture, history and food we stroll through the most emblematic streets of the city while tasting the 5 best hand picked pintxos and 5 beverages selected by the guide and feeling like a Kuadrilla. Don’t miss out any of our secret Kuadrilla bars.
From 90€ (minimum 2 people).
Basque Cooking Master Class – Spoil yourself with a traditional Basque cooking class taught by one of our talented local chefs. Get to know why Basque cuisine is so appreciated worldwide and enjoy a full meal after with wine. From elaborate dishes to an express pintxo class, you can even get to experience shopping at the market at the best stalls guided by your chosen cook, and then cook and eat what you bought.
From 125€ per person for groups of 4-6 people.
Morning Bike & Pintxos - Biking is possibly the best way to see the whole city. Ride through 9km of the city’s most beautiful spots on a bike and enjoy its extensive bike paths that cover most of the town and three beaches. You will get to ride the ¨funicular¨ and enjoy San Sebastian’s best view from the top of mountain Igueldo. Along the way we will taste three carefully selected pintxos and three beverages. It is possibly one of the best experiences you will ever enjoy within this city.
From 90€ per person for a group of 4-onwards.
La Rioja’s Vineyards– Visit La Rioja, only 2h away, and visit with our private guide 2 or 3 wine cellars where you will get to taste the different wines they produce. Enjoy a private traditional Rioja meal, such as traditional Riojana potatoes and roasted lamb chops and, of course, wine. From 285€ per person from 7-12 people.
If you are in Barcelona do not miss our wine train that leaves every Friday and includes train wine tasting and food pairing as well as a whole weekend in Rioja.
Visit Biarritz - Biarritz may be one, if not the most, beautiful city in the South of France. It combines the distinct Basque identity with the elegant French style. Your private tour guide will take to visit the most important spots in Town, from the Hotel du Palais, the Rock of the Blessed Virgin, boutiques and beaches.
From 120€per person from 7-12 people .
Eating Society – A very important part of Basque life, a food society goes back to the very origins of the Basque culture. You will get to experience a private society, sit at the typical long, see how your personal cook prepares a traditional Basque meal for you and enjoy along side other locals.
From 125€ for groups of 4-8 people.
Cider house – Eating at a Cider house is one of the most authentic experiences that you could enjoy in San Sebastian. You will get to eat a traditional Cider house menu: Freshly made cod tortilla, slowly cooked cod with peppers and onion, prime quality beef chops, local Idiazabal cheese with walnut and quince jelly and enjoy endless cider, as much as you want, that we drink directly from the barrels.
From 125€ per person for a group of 3 people.
Hondarribi (Fuenterrabia) (4h) Let yourself be whisked to this beautiful XV century town n the border with France, visit the castle, the murals and enjoy three of the most emblematic pintxos and drinks.
From 120€ per person (minimum 4 people).
Private shopping (4h) Enjoy an exclusive private shopping trip in the City's boutiques and designer shops, and hone in your hearts desire with a cava or coffee along the way.
From 125€ (minimum 2 people).
Discover the Island (4h)
Cruise out to Santa Clara, the mysterious island on the bay. Wend your way up the lighthouse and enjoy a gourmet picnic and later dip in the clear water sea. Lunch with paella & fresh sangria.
From 90€ per person (minimum 2 people).