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Address: Paseo del Faro, 20008 San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
Phone Number: 943 213 525
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Great View on Donostia

If you come to Donostia, only for a view days, even then you should go onto Monte Igueldo, to have a view on the town and its beaches. Just take a few minutes, maybe half an hour... read more

4 of 5 starsReviewed April 7, 2015
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Shanghai, China
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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 15, 2015 NEW via mobile

Do this climb .well worth the effort went there in April excellent Sights stunning see all across the city

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Shanghai, China
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed April 7, 2015

If you come to Donostia, only for a view days, even then you should go onto Monte Igueldo, to have a view on the town and its beaches. Just take a few minutes, maybe half an hour to enjoy there - and don't forget your camera. (Or do your iPhone selfies...) on a nice day, it is really worth it.

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Manchester
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2 of 5 stars Reviewed March 29, 2015

The walk up is lovely, but I resent having to pay to enter the area at the top for the views - in my opinion there's a better view from Urgull, and no fee. The Funicular is a great feature, but is incredibly overpriced, the same can be said for the tower at the top (top views though). Nice to... More 

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed March 17, 2015

Probably the best views of San Sebastian, overlooking the bay, and the town, It is a bit of a climb to the Napoleonic hill fort at the top, but it is very close to the old town for a refreshment afterwards.

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Ireland
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed March 7, 2015

Great camping park with a very nice bar and restaurant. Great transport just at the gate. 1 euro to get the bus down to San Sebastian. Spacious parking bays great shower and washing facilities.

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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 27, 2015 via mobile

Don't bother paying 2.2 euros to visit the top- we didn't...enjoy the walk up..and down. Great views of sea and town...little lighthouse.

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San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 18, 2015

I went there on a sunny winter day with my friends, and even though the amusement park was closed, we had a great time! It is a quiet place with branches to have a picnic with friends or fiancé. We climbed Monte Urgull the day before, but the experience of going to Mt. Igueldo ended up not being repetitive since... More 

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Singapore
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed February 15, 2015

The furnicular went up a very steep slope to get up to the top of mount igueldo. There's supposed to be a mini theme park up there but I suppose it's closed during winter. Pick a day when the weather is good and the sky is clear to go up Mount Igueldo as the views are amazing. You can sit... More 

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Sao Paulo, SP
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed February 12, 2015

There´s many places good viewpoints in San Sebastian, but this is by far the best. Take the funicular or walk up if you have the time, and get ready to be breathless with the views from up there, both of the city, as well as of the coast to the west.

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Henley-on-Thames, United Kingdom
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed January 26, 2015

We decided at 8 pm to overnight in San Sebastián on our way to Santander and had planned to book into the Mercure on Monte Igueldo, as this hotel chain normally welcomes dogs. The satnav led us to the top of the hill, but we didn't find the hotel en route. We did, however, find the lighthouse at the top... More 

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