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Basque Experiences

Juan de Garay 17 | Bajo, 48003 Bilbao, Spain
+34 662 23 47 55
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Rioja day trip with our family

Pedro , our local guide and driver, was of Basque origin, very well educated both in Spain and... read more

Reviewed 4 days ago
Randy S
Excellent wine tour, amazing customer services

We contacted several organizations about a Rioja wine tour during our planned stay in Bilbao. Erik... read more

Reviewed July 10, 2018
Michael H
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We create private, personalised tours for discerning travellers seeking authentic experiences in the Basque Country. From a short visit sampling some 'pintxos' to a tailor-made group tour over several days. BE Basque with Basque Experiences - Basque Country Tours
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Suggested Duration: More than 3 hours
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Juan de Garay 17 | Bajo, 48003 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 4 days ago

Pedro , our local guide and driver, was of Basque origin, very well educated both in Spain and England and a wonderful historian too. He was punctual, picked each party up at their hotel in Bilbao, and drove with sanity and comfort down to Haro,...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded yesterday

R, Thanks for the fantastic review! I have passed on your regards to Pedro and will be sure to let him know about this review! It's always a pleasure to see that what we are doing is appreciated by our guests, your feedback has already...More

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Reviewed July 10, 2018

We contacted several organizations about a Rioja wine tour during our planned stay in Bilbao. Erik at Basque Experiences responded quickly to our emails and was happy to customize the tour as we wanted. The price was very reasonable. Then, the night we flew to...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded July 12, 2018

Michael, Thanks so much for the great review! We are blushing!! The other partner José who does the logistics should take all the credit for the late changes though :) Glad you all enjoyed yourselves and take happy memories of Euskadi and our wines with...More

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Reviewed June 25, 2018

I'm still smiling 2 weeks after returning from a 3 day cycling trip hosted by Erik from Basque Experiences. I've enjoyed other cycling trips in the past but what really set this apart was the way this trip combined some beautiful - and on occasions,...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

M, Thanks for a great review! I had a fantastic time with your and the group, and to read such great comments makes it all worthwhile! Lets get some dates in for next year! Thanks again E

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Reviewed June 24, 2018

An amazing week in the beautiful Basque country hosted by Erik from Basque Experiences who knew all the best places to go that you would never find without a clued up local. First 3 days were cycling with 7 other friends with fantastic support and...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 25, 2018

Thanks so much R, It was a great few days and thanks for the review :) E

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Last week, I along with 7 friends had the opportunity to share the rich food traditions and cycle amongst the most stunning views of the Basque Region. We are truly indebted to Erik Sadler of Basque Experiences, who organised virtually every minute detail of our...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

P, An Absolute pleasure to be able to open the doors and to this fantastic corner of the world. I am so glad you and the group enjoyed yourselves. Thanks for the great review and I understand we may be planning part 2 in 2019......More

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Reviewed June 19, 2018

Following in the footsteps of the pros... Erik at Basque Experiences did a fantastic job of organising a 3-day point to point cycling trip, with van support, for myself and 7 of my friends. Starting in Gernika and ending in Pamplona, taking in San Sebastien...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 20, 2018

P,Thanks for the super review :) I had a fantastic time with you and your group.. You almost want to make me swap my MTB for a Roadbike.... Ideas already gestating for 2019.... E

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Reviewed June 18, 2018

We are a group of 3 couples from Sydney who used Eric and basque experiences to custom make a Pyrenees walk and area tour June 2018 for 5 days We could not have asked for a more professional and excellently organized tour. Our walking guide...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 19, 2018

Hi S! What a great time we had!! Was just so jealous that I couldn't join you all on the walks... Next time eh! Have safe onward flights and thanks so much for the review. E

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Reviewed June 13, 2018 via mobile

We had a fantastic few days cycling awesome routes starting in Bilbao & ending in Pamplona - we had 3 private routes designed which took in multiple category 3 and 4 climbs as well as a category 1 climb. We cycled above the clouds and...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

B, Thanks for your kind words! I had a great time with you guys! Laughs a plenty after some hard days! So glad you enjoyed yourselves and look forward to having you over again to this beautiful corner of the world! E

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

8 friends headed off to the Basque Country for a 4 day cycling jaunt. From start to finish we could not fault the experience. Erik picked us up from the airport and drove us to Guernika for the start of our holiday. From there we...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

O, Was an absolute pleasure!! Next time I will need to be on 2 wheels instead of 4! Thanks for the great review :) E

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Reviewed June 13, 2018

We enjoyed 3 days of the most amazing routes, with epic climbs and stunning descents! Climbing out of Spain then descending into France was a particular highlight. The whole experience could not have been better managed and outside of the cycling the evening stops were...More

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basque e, Owner at Basque Experiences, responded to this reviewResponded June 14, 2018

A, So glad you enjoyed yourselves! It was a pleasure preparing, organising and the icing on the cake was taking you around outr beautiful part of the world!! Uo Mas!! E

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