ALAVA One DAY TOUR

THE CHARM OF THE INLAND EUSKADI

Alava-Araba

Bilbao – San Sebastián - Vitoria-Gasteiz

Our route can start in any of the 3 capitals of the Basque Country no matter where your hotel is. We will pick you up at your desired time and we will bring you to discover Vitoria-Gasteiz, and one of Alava’s wonders, the saltsprings of Salinas de Añana and the beautiful sorroundings. We will leave the visit to Rioja Alavesa for another day, as this wine region requieres a more peaceful visit.

Vitoria-Gasteiz

The administrative capital of the Basque Country is a human-scale city, taking care about sustainability and about the environment, for which it was appointed European Green Capital 2012 a really well deserved award.

In Vitoria-Gasteiz a visit to its beautiful old town is worth, it is known as “almendra medieval” (medieval almond) and there you will be able to visit houses and palaces reflecting the splendour of yesteryear. Additionally to top it all off, the visit to the Gothic cathedral of Santa María which inspired the Welsh novelist Ken Follet in order to write his World Without End, the sequel of his most successfull work, The Pillars of the Earth.

Vitoria-Gasteiz-Plaza-Virgen-Blanca
Barra de pintxos

De Pintxos

When in Vitoria’s old town you will have the chance of enjoying one of the gastronomic pleasures of Basque Coutry: the “pintxos”. This small plates are real culinary art masterpieces and when you see a bar full of them, that really is a show for the eyes. During our tour you will be able to taste and enjoy some of these, and without a shadow of a doubt you will become a fan of these “tapas” for life.

The Salt Valley of Añana

Later we will arrive to an even more beautiful landscape; it’s a valley which will be a surprise for your eyes too due to its setting and the untypical constructions: The Salt Valley of Añana where this precious product has been produced following the traditional ways since inmmemorial times. A visit to the Interpretation Centre and to the saltsprings is an experience we’d like to share with our guests. The region of Alava is waiting full of surprises to be discovered. There will be no time for boredom on our tour through this land of counterpoints which always provides products of excelent quality to its visitors.
Salinas-de-Añana

TOUR ALAVA FROM BILBAO, SAN SEBASTIAN OR VITORIA

10:00 PICK UP AT YOUR HOTEL 11:00 PANORAMIC WALKING TOUR (OPTIONAL VISIT TO THE SANTA MARÍA CATHEDRAL) 13:30 PINTXOS OR LUNCH AT A LOCAL RESTAURANT (NOT INCLUDED, ASK FOR QUOTE) 16:00 VISIT TO AÑANA SALT VALLEY OR IZORIA CHEESE FACTORY (AYALA) 17:30 RETURN TO HOTEL.

TOUR ALAVA CHEESE FACTORY, TXAKOLI WINERY AND SALT VALLEY

10:00 PICK UP AT YOUR HOTEL 10:30 VISIT TO ASTOBIZA TXAKOLI WINERY 13:00 VISIT TO IZORIA CHEESE FACTORY 16:00 VISIT TO AÑANA SALT VALLEY 17:30 RETURN TO HOTEL
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Available vehicles

Berlina
€550

3 pax

Minivan
€650

7 pax

Recurso 5vehiculos

Minibus
€750

16 pax

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