San Sebastian is one of the most beautiful cities in Europe and it’s perfect to walk around it. With a walking tour in San Sebastian you will have the chance to get close and watch each one of its corners and learn about its history. It is a pleasant and complete route during which the landescape sights, the view of the sea, the historical buildings of varied and rich styles, are combined with the flavor of the traditional pintxos.
Only through a walking tour in San Sebastian with a local guide, you’ll achieve to uncover the magic and secrets hidden in the city which make it one of the most requested and exclusive destinations in Europe.
Another ideal option and which may interest you is the bike tour in San Sebastian.
We will leave from the music kiosk located in the middle of the boulevard avenue. The design of this kiosk is awarded to the engineer Gustave Eiffel. Step by step through history, we will start this journey along the border which separates the old city from the new one, where walls were built in the 19th century. We will let ourselves be carried away by the winding alleys of the Old Town. We are going to visit the two main churches and typical pintxos alleys.
Next we will show you the expansion of the city as it happened in the early twentieth century with the influence of the Spanish queen Maria Cristina. During that time, known as la belle époque, all the most characteristic buildings in the city were built, such as the Hotel de Londres, Maria Cristina, Buen Pastor Cathedral, Tabakalera Museum, María Eugenia auditorium and many more.
During the trip you’ll be accompanied by a local guide, who knows every detail of the city, its history, the nature of the environment, and the best places you must go through to make the most of your visit. A walking tour in San Sebastián is also a great way to feed back with its friendly people and learn about its culture.
As a finishing touch to this activity we will offer you a pintxo and a drink in a traditional bar. Let’s toast together! Cheers!
This tour is designed for small groups.
Wear comfortable clothes and shoes.