San Juan de Gaztelugatxe from Bilbao

Day tour

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe from Bilbao

San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, whose namemeans "rock castle" in Basque (gaztelu = castle + aitz = rock), is definitely amust during your stay in the Basque Country. 

It is an islet as small as impressive, located on the coast of Bizkaia, only 35 km. far from Bilbao. We offer you the option of visiting this unique place. 

Departing from Bilbao at 08: 20am, we will arrive at the viewpoint and start the itinerary with about 2 hours of free time to access if you wish to the hermitage located on the hill. Once up, do not forget to touch the bell of the chapel three times and make a wish! 

Once back, we will continue our itinerary towards Bermeo, where we willmake a walking tour through this beautiful fishing village. 

Finally, we will go to Gernika, to visit his House of Meetings. Arrival scheduled to Bilbao about 2:30 p.m.


  • Bilingual Official guide.
  • Transport during the visit.

Not Included

  • Lunch, beverages or other services not specified.
  • Entrance fees to the monuments.

Additional information

  • Please be aware that the tour included walking tours, comfortable clothes and shoes are recommended.
  • A minimum of 2 people is required for the tour. In the case of not reaching the required minimum, you will be offered an alternative date or the total refund of the amount.
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Meeting point

Plaza Federico Moyra 2, 48009 Bilbao, Bizkaia (Hotel Carlton)

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