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⭐The Premier Food & Wine Tour of BilbaoWine Tasting

⭐The Premier Food & Wine Tour of Bilbao

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Learn all about traditional pintxos (the Basque version of Spanish tapas) on a guided walking tour of Bilbao's bars. At each stop, sample one or two of these delightful little bar snacks accompanied with a glass of wine, beer, or hard cider. Get an insider's perspective of the ancient part of the city that dates back to 1300. Consider booking this tour at the beginning of your Bilbao vacation so you can return to your favorite hotspots for more pintxo sampling.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$115.10
From
US$115.10

La Rioja wine tour with two winery visits with tastings from BilbaoDay Trips

La Rioja wine tour with two winery visits with tastings from Bilbao

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Spain is widely famous for its wines' high quality, and the cradle of these wines, the land that provides its name to the apellation of La Rioja, is not far from Bilbao. Enjoy visiting two wineries, have a relaxing walk through the vineyards, learn the wine-making process from the grape harvest to the aging and finish the experience with a wine tasting in each winery to taste some of the best Rioja wines. Two different wineries will be visited in order to learn the difference from one winery to the other. Along the day we will also visit the charming medieval village of Laguardia were two pintxos and wines will be tasted to have a complete gastronomical day.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$224.45
Price varies by group size
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US$224.45
Price varies by group size

Vitoria and the Rioja Wine RegionDay Trips

Vitoria and the Rioja Wine Region

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Discover the verdant vineyards and intriguing history of the Rioja wine region on a full-day tour from Bilbao. Accompanied by a knowledgeable guide, visit charming villages like Harn and Laguardia to see medieval monuments and admire spectacular views of the countryside. Venture to Vitoria in order to wander the sprawling vineyards and descend into atmospheric wine cellars to learn about complex manufacturing processes. Pleasure your palate with the refined taste of signature wines during a tasting session and enjoy a traditional lunch in a locally recommended restaurant (own expense).  
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$88.55
From
US$88.55
Taking safety measures

⭐The Original BILBAO FOOD TOURCity Packages

⭐The Original BILBAO FOOD TOUR

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Trying new foods is a huge part of visiting new places, but it is always difficult to find the best places to try authentic dishes. You could wander around randomly choosing places to eat, you could spend hours reading reviews online, or you could just join us for our food tour. If you choose the latter option, I will take you to some of our favorite places and will guide you as you try a variety of tasty and authentic Basque Food. As we make our way through the bustling streets of the Downtown and the Old Town, we will stop to sample a variety of Bilbao’s favorite foods, its specialties, and more. You’ll have a chance to sample 14-15 different food and drinks, ending with a delectable dessert. This is definitely not a tour to start on a full stomach! It can easily substitute for a meal. I look forward to meeting you and introducing you to our favorite Basque dishes!
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$109.35
From
US$109.35

Vitoria And Rioja, Wine Region With WineryWine Tasting

Vitoria And Rioja, Wine Region With Winery

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Visitors to Basque Country can easily miss the charming capital city of Vitoria, opting to tour the smaller villages and wine regions. On this full-day tour across Basque Country, travelers don't need to choose—you'll visit both the city and countryside. Start your day walking through Vitoria's historic quarter, and then head to La Rioja for an afternoon in the vineyards and villages. Wrap up your day at a traditional winery for a wine tasting, included at no extra charge.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$80.57
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US$80.57

Essential Rioja Private Wine Tour from BilbaoDay Trips

Essential Rioja Private Wine Tour from Bilbao

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Discover what makes La Rioja Spain's premier winemaking region on this private, customizable wine tour from Bilbao. Visit two top wineries to taste the bold, fruity red blends that put Rioja on the wine lover’s map, and admire the architectural styles of other estates, including one designed by Frank Gehry. Stroll inside the city walls of the medieval Basque town of Laguardia on a guided walking tour, and enjoy the flexibility of a private tour that's tailored to your group’s interests.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$264.73
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US$264.73

⭐The High End Food Tour Of Bilbao City Packages

⭐The High End Food Tour Of Bilbao

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Foodies will want to join this guided walking tour of Bilbao to learn about the gastronomy of Northern Spain. Indulge in Basque tapas, pintxos, and miniature cuisine, as well as wine pairings, Basque craft beers, and other traditional local drinks. Discover the roots of each dish and drink, its ingredients, and how you can recreate it at home. Experience Bilbao like the Basque people.
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  • 2 to 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$115.10
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US$115.10

Bilbao Historical Tour City Packages

Bilbao Historical Tour

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Discover the history of Bilbao on this guided walking tour. Learn about the city’s gastronomy, culture, architecture, and traditions while you explore the streets and feel like a local. Tour highlights include the Plaza Nueva in Casco Viejo, La Ribera market, Catedral de Santiago, Bidebarrieta (the central library), and more.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$28.78
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US$28.78
Taking safety measures

Pintxo tasting paired with Spanish wines small group tourWine Tasting

Pintxo tasting paired with Spanish wines small group tour

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Immerse yourself in the charming and wonderful Casco Viejo (Old Town) of Bilbao and let yourself be advised to taste the best pintxos in town paired with 4 Spanish wines from different Denominations of Origin, feeling like a bilbaino (native from the city) throughout the whole experience. Taste the best gastronomic art pieces combined with some of the best Spanish wines. In between pintxos you will have the chance to discover the whereabouts of this amazing area full of history, getting mixed with the local people through the route that our tour leader will take you.
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$74.82
Price varies by group size
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US$74.82
Price varies by group size

Rioja Wine and Food Experience Dining Experiences

Rioja Wine and Food Experience

Discover one of the most important wine regions in the world by the hand of local expert guides, born and raised in the area, that will take you to really off-the-beaten-track wineries and restaurants, so that you can enjoy the region as a local.
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  • 4 days
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$1,835.47
Price varies by group size
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US$1,835.47
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Pintxo Cooking Class (the basque way to tapas)Cooking Classes

Pintxo Cooking Class (the basque way to tapas)

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Learn how to make Basque tapas with the benefit of personalized attention during this half-day private cooking class. Enjoy being in a private villa in the mountains with a chef guide, who will teach you how to cook with seasonal produce grown on site. Sip a glass of wine and taste local cheese and olive oil while you learn, then sit down to eat your masterpieces. Private round-trip transportation included, as well as a visit to the fishing village of Castro Urdiales.
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  • 5 hours
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US$236.10
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US$236.10

The authentic Bilbao food tourHalf-day Tours

The authentic Bilbao food tour

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Enjoy a dinner to remember—and discover the highlights of Bilbao’s vibrant food scene—during this small-group food tour. Meet your guide in central Bilbao, and be sure to come hungry: you’ll taste the best of the city’s many pintxos (tapas) bars. Try a number of local bites, learn all about what sets the Basque Country’s culinary offerings apart, enjoy drinks with your nibbles, and follow your guide to locals-frequented favorites.
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$88.55
From
US$88.55
Taking safety measures

La Rioja two wineries visit with wine tasting and pintxos in small group tourDay Trips

La Rioja two wineries visit with wine tasting and pintxos in small group tour

Spain is widely famous for its wines' high quality, and the cradle of these wines, the land that provides its name to the DO La Rioja, is reachable from Vitoria. Enjoy visiting two wineries (bodegas), have a relaxing walk through the vineyards, learning the wine-making process from the grape harvest to the maturation and finish the experience with a wine tasting in each winery to taste some of the best Rioja wines. Two different wineries will be visited in order to learn the difference from one winery to the other. Along the day we will also visit a charming medieval village, Laguardia.
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  • 7 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$198.32
Price varies by group size
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US$198.32
Price varies by group size

Txakoli wine house visit with tastings in small group tourWine Tasting

Txakoli wine house visit with tastings in small group tour

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Txakoli is a white wine made from local green grapes that has been produced in the Basque Country long before the 16th century. The land surrounding Bilbao and the coastal areas nearby provides its name to the Denomination of Origin “Txakoli from Bizkaia”. Visit the Txakoli Museum in Bakio to learn about the history and tradition of the unique "Hondarrabi Zuri" grapes and more. Then, discover every secret of this characteristic wine in a txakolindegi (txakoli house, in Basque language) from head to tail: harvesting, production, and more! Finally, enjoy a variety of txakoli tastings along with local food that comprises typical products from the Cantabric sea. Live a unique experience with us!
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  • 4 hours 30 minutes
  • Free Cancellation
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US$155.39
Price varies by group size
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US$155.39
Price varies by group size

Basque Cooking Lessons in BilbaoCity Packages

Basque Cooking Lessons in Bilbao

Learn the secrets of Basque cooking in this interactive class. Work alongside a master chef at one of Bilbao’s most exemplary restaurants. During this intensive cooking class, you’ll get a lesson on the history and philosophy of Basque food culture as you prepare pintxos and enjoy a traditional regional beverage like Txakoli or Crianza. Lunch or dinner is included in this enriching and delicious experience.
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  • 2 hours 30 minutes
  • Taking safety measures
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US$272.71
From
US$272.71
Taking safety measures

Pintxo and Tapas tour with local Food ExpertHalf-day Tours

Pintxo and Tapas tour with local Food Expert

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The only Food and photography expert-led PINTXO TOUR in Bilbao. Join me for a walking, photographing, eating & drinking experience you'll never forget! We'll visit 5 different bars for a glass & a pintxo (sophisticated Basque tapa) at each one. It's a full meal & exactly what the locals like to do. You'll BE A LOCAL with me! Along the route, I'll show you the sites & tell you about the history & culture of the Basque Country, we will visit the RIBERA MARKET but my focus is definitely on FOOD & DRINK. My route & the menu changes daily, but we'll do a mix from the traditional to the modern. Expect to eat anchovies, octopus, bacalao in pil-pil sauce, squid, foie gras, local cheese... and ending of course, with a traditional dessert. Thirsty? I'm great at pairing the perfect pour with the perfect plate, from local ciders to white wine (txakoli), young & aged Tempranillo​ from La Rioja, beer & beyond maybe we'll dip into some vermouth too? Or want to try our local drink Kalimotxo?
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  • 3 hours
  • Free Cancellation
  • Taking safety measures
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US$147.57
From
US$147.57
Taking safety measures

Exclusive Wine Tour of Rioja with Gourmet lunch (from Bilbao)Day Trips

Exclusive Wine Tour of Rioja with Gourmet lunch (from Bilbao)

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The ultimate gastronomy experience, this bespoke tasting and sightseeing tour takes you into some of Rioja’s finest food and drink establishments. Enjoy first-rate wine samples in two local wine bars, plus a visit to a traditional winery where winemaking traditions date back five generations. Full-day tours also include a gourmet tasting lunch overlooking a Rioja vineyard and a walk through the walled medieval city of Laguardia.
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  • 8 hours
From
US$354.16
Price varies by group size
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US$354.16
Price varies by group size

Bilbao: Rioja Alavesa, wine regionWine Tasting

Bilbao: Rioja Alavesa, wine region

Laguardia, its history is written in its stones, which are waiting to be read by visitors. The subsoil of Laguardia is pierced by wineries or ‘caves’, carved under the houses and streets, about 20 feet deep.
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  • 9 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$558.24
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US$558.24

Cantabric sea, Food & Wine JourneyDay Trips

Cantabric sea, Food & Wine Journey

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Get a taste of the food and wine of the Basque region on this half-day tour. Taking place in a traditional Basque villa, the experience includes a wine tasting with aroma tests and blind tastings. Then, enjoy lunch or dinner (depending on option chosen) with Txuleta steak, the traditional t-bone steak of northern Spain.
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  • 5 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$184.16
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US$184.16

CERTAL SETS TOURS: BILBAO GASTRONOMIA Experience (2 hours)City Packages

CERTAL SETS TOURS: BILBAO GASTRONOMIA Experience (2 hours)

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With this experience you will be able to know first-hand the Basque gastronomy knowing our style and the fresh products in the Mercado de la Ribera and the gastronomic options that can be found in our city from Michelin star restaurants, author, international, gastronomic workshops and the best known pintxos routes. The duration is two hours and includes a snack of 2 pintxos (Basque tapas) and 1 pot (drink). This experience will help you choose gastronomic options in BILBAO: menus, gastronomic workshops or pintxos routes (Basque tapas).
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  • 2 hours
  • Free Cancellation
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US$59.03
From
US$59.03

Architectural Rioja Wine Tour from BilbaoDay Trips

Architectural Rioja Wine Tour from Bilbao

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A small-group tour promises an intimate way to explore the area The Rioja Region is unique in that it has wineries that produce excellent wines but also boast world-renowned architecture. In this tour you will be able to discover the magnificence of Rioja through a perfect fusion of vineyards, excellent wines and renowned architects. Our knowledge of the area, priority access and driving removes the hassle so you can enjoy every sip of the finest Rioja wines. Whilst we have carefully planned our Rioja private tour, we aim to cater to our clients' needs, and will adjust the itinerary as required. *Please Please be aware that the visits to these wineries are semi-private as the cellars generally experience high-demand
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  • 10 hours
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US$265.62
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US$265.62

Bilbao tour with txacolí wine tasting and typical Baque LunchWine Tasting

Bilbao tour with txacolí wine tasting and typical Baque Lunch

Discover the old town of Bilbao and walk among vineyards tasting the local wine. Drink a traditional wine and eat local products. All handmade and gourmet quality.
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  • 4 hours
  • Taking safety measures
From
US$80.57
Price varies by group size
From
US$80.57
Price varies by group size
Taking safety measures

Food, Wine and Sailing on the Basque Coast - Hemingway StyleDay Trips

Food, Wine and Sailing on the Basque Coast - Hemingway Style

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Travel with us to experience the heart and soul of Basque culture; folklore, green hills, fresh ocean breeze and exquisite seafood. We take a quick stop in a Navarre Basque village, enjoy a light lunch in one of the BEST restaurants on the coast and in the region - a seafood haven. We visit a fabulous Basque whaling museum and a quaint Victor Hugo museum, and then we jump on a magnificent 1924 authentic schooner. We sail the Atlantic sipping a glass of fabulous cava. We go at our own pace, so there is time to jump into the ocean for a swim and tan on the deck of the sailboat. Our afternoon is complete only after we have visited 4 top gastro bars in San Sebastian to enjoy what they do best; creative bite-size wonders called Pintxos. Join us, the locals into the heart and soul of San Sebastian for regional gastronomy.
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  • 10 to 11 hours
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US$1,057.68
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US$1,057.68

La Rioja winery visit with tasting and traditional lunch in small group tourDay Trips

La Rioja winery visit with tasting and traditional lunch in small group tour

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Spain is widely famous for its wines' high quality, and the cradle of these wines, the land that provides its name to the DO of La Rioja, is reachable from Bilbao. Enjoy a visit to a winery (bodega), having a relaxing walk through the wineyards, learning the wine-making process from the grape harvest to the maturation and finishing the experience with a wine tasting of 4 wines with a expert and a complete lunch with local products and the best wines. Along the way Laguardia medieval village will be visited famous for its medieval walls and underground family owned wineries. Do not miss the opportunity to meet this unique land full of colour and flavours.
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  • 8 hours
  • Free Cancellation
From
US$276.24
Price varies by group size
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US$276.24
Price varies by group size

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