There are many things to see and do in the Basque Country of northern Spain. You'll have a lot of possibilities for fun for everyone whether you stay in Vizcaya, Guipuzcoa or Alava.
Starting in Vizcaya in the Basque Country of Northern Spain you must know that this city of Bilbao, holds the famous Guggenheim Museum, one of the most modern and avant-garde jewels. A museum where you'll find many permanente expo's varying only the works of art. There are also permanent galleries. On the other hand we also mention the Arriaga Theatre that is an importantplace in the capital of Botxo. If you leave Bilbao, the beaches of Mundaka, Sopelana, Lekeitio and Guetxo are the most important and highly visited by tourists as well as surf lovers from all over the world. Thre are many natural parks along the three provinces and a Biosphere Reserve in Urdabai Vizcaya.
If we leae Guipuzcoa you'll also find beautiful areas like San Sebastian where each year the very famous International Film Festival is celebrated. It is a date where actors, directors and producers attend from all over the world. It is said to be one of the most important film festivals in Europe. San Sebastian also has La Concha Bay and it's breathtaking views. It has a very entertaining jazz festival as well in it's historic center.
From San Sebastian we head to Alava where you'll find Vitoria and it's beautiful Virgen Blanca Square and International Jazz Festival.
You can visit different municipalities of this region, taste the delicious dishes of the Basque gastronomy, go surfing, trekking or hiking as well as shopping, visiting museums, theatre, or just sitting at a table and enjoying the delicious basque food. Whatever you choose to do, there is fun for everyone!
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