Vitoria Basque Country Capital Private Tour

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Tour Number

Activity Level

28133


Categories

Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, City

Details

Kid Friendly: Yes.

Friendly: Yes.

Maximum travelers: 8

Language(s)

explanation

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

Special Offer for Historical tour around Vitoria Gasteiz Old Medieval Quarter


Start in front of the door of your hotel or in the Virgen Blanca Square to make a tour around the hiden gem of Vitoria: his Historical Quarter.

This area has preserved the original Medieval street design from 12th Century and many examples of Gothic, Reinassance and Baroque buildings are found here. The nice restoration policy on this area has been awarded 3 times with the Europa Nostra award.

We will make a walking tour to see the main highlights in the Old Quarter: Machete Square, Montehermoso Palace, Escoriaza-Esquivel Palace, Doña Otxanda Tower and visit the Bendaña Palace, where the Archaeological and Playing Cards Museum.

During the tour we will pass through some nice places to eat and have pintxos or our traditional pastries.

Also there is the possibility to visit the Old Cathedral Restoration Works and to make a tour around the 12th Century Wall tour (Admission fee not included) Please, confirm with your booking for availability.

Itinerary

Virgen Blanca Square
Doña Otxanda Tower
Escoriaza-Esquivel Palace
Old Cathedral
Bendaña Palace
Cord House

Visit to Bendaña Palace included. Possibility to organize visit to the Old Cathedral as well (price of your entrance to Old Cathedral is not included in the price given here).

Meeting Point + Tour Duration

Meeting Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

End Point Options: Rail or Bus Station, Hotel, Address or Intersection, Monument/Building

Duration: 3 hours

Time of visit may be longer if you want to include the visit to Old Cathedral Restauration Works.
It can be also shortened depending on your time requests.

Transportation

Walking.

What’s Included

Other: Walking tour around the Historical Medieval Center of the city.
In depth explanation of the History of the city and the buildings seen.

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 4 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

Other: Food and drinks are not included.

Admision fees are not included

Restrictions

None

A Recent Review of this tour

We had a great tour with Aitor. Very knowledgeable about this lovely city and it's history. Then he stayed with us beyond his allocated time to help us have a Friday night eating experience including cooking our own sausages over a flame. Excellent.
Bill McGorrigan

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    443 USD(for up to 8 people) (duration: 3 hours) deposit ?

  • Tour Number

    Activity Level

    28133


    Categories

    Museums / Culture, Local Experience, Food and Wine, City

    Details

    Kid Friendly: Yes.

    Friendly: Yes.

    Maximum travelers: 8

    Language(s)

    explanation

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

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