San Sebastian - The Pearl of the Basque Country Private Tour


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Activity Level



City, First Time Visitor, Food and Wine, Shore Excursion


Kid Friendly: Yes. This tour is suitable for children as long as they are supervised by a parent.

Friendly: Yes.
You must enjoy walking short distances and be able to get in and out of a taxi and/or public transit.

Maximum travelers: 3



French (conversational), English (fluent), German (conversational), Spanish (fluent), Italian (advanced), Portuguese (basic)

See best of the old city center, the beach and city hall and best pintxo bars of San Sebastian

Welcome to San Sebastian

In this private tour, we will see the best of San Sebastian city center: those must seen like the 31st August Street, the old city hall and the Constituion Sq. , the harbour and learn about interesting facts hidden in those corners. But we will also see off the beaten track places as only a local Basque guide can provide you.

We will also enjoy best pintxos of the city in our famous bars. Those special to your tastes and which local foodies love. Finally, food is very important part of the visit to San Sebastian.

We'll see all of the sights you would see on an ordinary tour - they're certainly worthwhile. But I will also show you the special things that make San Sebastian great.

Depending on your interests and time availability, we can also go to a nice area nearby.

As your private tour guide, I can adjust the schedule, duration and activities to meet your needs. Please let me know of any special requests you have.


Our day and the time we start the tour is flexible and is meant to accommodate your schedule and interests.
Points that will be seen are:
> Old city and old fishermen port
> City Hall and the nearby beach
> Superb views from the nearby mountain to see the city in its context.
> Pintxo bars around the city center.

Meeting Location + Tour Duration

Meeting location: In your hotel in Bilbao, Vitoria, San Sebastian, Pamplona or Biarritz, or in the airport or port of any of these cities.

End location: In your hotel in Bilbao, Vitoria, San Sebastian, Pamplona or Biarritz, or in the airport or port of any of these cities.

Duration: 8 hours

It can be extended or compressed according to the time you have available.


We will take a private transport as a complement to my services, which are tour guiding only, and also do some walking.

What’s Included

My services as your personal tour guide and transportation in a berlina car to and from the cruise ship terminal and around the city.

Estimated Local Cash Needed

15 EUR - Food and drinks are not included in the tour value.
15 EUR is calculated per person for expenses in bars and souvenirs. Just to give you an idea of the expenses you may find:
* A good pintxo can be from 2 to 5 EUR and
* A glass of good wine from 2 to 5 EUR.
* A small bottle of water from 1 to 1.50 EUR.

What’s Extra

Any items of shopping, souvenirs, snacks, and restaurant meals.



A Recent Review of this tour

We had a great time with Aitor. He did a fabulous job for us. We were a group of 4 adults with several days in Bilbao. I told Aitor we wanted to visit San Sebastián for a day and he took care of the rest. He met us at the hotel. He had a nice van with plenty of room for all of us. He put a nice day tour together with several stops along the coast. We arrived in San Sebastián in time to tour the old town and sample some of the best pintxos in town. I would book Aitor again in a heart beat.
David Witte

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