The Castle, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe and Gernika

An exciting trip to a little known medieval castle near the coast of Bilbao. Next, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, the quaint coasta towns on the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve, full of local charm and away from any tourist traps. Historical Gernika, home to one of the oldest Parliaments in the world and so symbolic for Basques.


  • San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, the amazing church fortress
  • A medieval castle hidden in the woods
  • Quaint fishing port of Mundaka and the estuary of Urdaibai, a Biosphere Natural Reserve
  • ​Gernika and one of the oldest Parliaments in the world, so unique

What’s included

  • Pick up a at your hotel* or an alternative meeting point
  • Guided Off the Beaten Path 8 hour tour in English.
  • Premium, ample and comfortable vehicle for 4 passengers + guide, or an appropriate vehicle or minibus for larger groups.

Not included

  • Entrance fees, food or drinks not specified above

Difficulty level

  • Easy
Medieval Castle in Butrón
Medieval Castle in Butrón