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San Sebastian Urban Adventures

San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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About San Sebastian Urban Adventures
San Sebastian Urban Adventures offers day tours with a local around San Sebastian. They range from 2 hour to 12 hour adventures and uncover back streets, hidden gems, and fascinating sights. Step into the lives of locals, find out what makes the city tick, and get acquainted with the local food, culture, and traditions of San Sebastian.
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San Sebastián Food Tour: Pintxos and Wine

Figuring out where to eat the best pintxos (Basque tapas) in San Sebastián can be tough, especially for first-time visitors. Don’t go it alone; instead, let a local guide show you where to eat, while providing cultural and historical context—as well as recommendations—you wouldn’t get if exploring independently for a relaxed introduction to Basque cuisine.
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3 hours
from $93.81

Basque by Bike Small-Group Cycle Tour in San Sebastián

Fit in all San Sebastián has to offer on this cycling tour that includes the city’s port, parkland, river, historic buildings, and beaches. Save time as you glide from sight to sight with ease and learn about the city’s cultural heritage from your guide during regular breaks for a more intimate look at the landmarks. Enjoy a family friendly, active sightseeing excursion, as you orient yourself in the Basque city.
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2 hours 30 minutes
from $49.41

Half-Day Way of St. James Hiking Tour from San Sebastián

Spend a half-day away from the crowds of San Sebastián and immerse yourself in nature on a hiking tour of Mount Ulia. Follow the “Camino de Santiago” and learn more about the ridge’s history from your local guide. Admire the striking Basque landscape, visit local villages, and gain insight into local life, with a sightseeing boat tour across Pasaia San Pedro’s bay. A complimentary glass of txakoli (sparkling white wine) is included.
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5 hours
from $74.81

Lonely Planet Experiences: Highlights of San Sebastian Small Group Tour

Take a walk through San Sebastián’s history and discover why this seaside haven has attracted generations of aristocrats, celebrities, and surfers to its sunny shores. On this 2-hour evening walking tour, visit some of the city's most famous vista points and Hollywood hideaways with a Basque guide, contrasting past and present with the help of vintage photographs along the way.
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2 hours
from $59.38

Mysterious Urgull Hill: San Sebastian Walking and History Tour

Hike up Monte Urgull, or Urgull Hill, on a guided walk from old town San Sebastian, trekking past fortifications, a historic cemetery, and castle on your way to a summit with gorgeous views of Concha Bay. Exploring Monte Urgull with a guide unlocks the stories behind the city—you’ll hear wartime tales, see strange, historic drawings, and get tips on where to try local foods before walking back to town.
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2 hours 27 minutes
from $41.55
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FanniT wrote a review Nov 2019
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I loved every moment of this tour. Carlo was an amazing, fun and knowledgable guide who shared his personal stories about food, places and the city, and was happy to answer all the questions we had. During the tour we visited 3 bars, and had 2 pintxos and a drink in each. From
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Response from Fernando P, Eigenaar at San Sebastian Urban Adventures
Responded Mar 13, 2020
It is indeed a great tour to start you stay in San Sebastian, perfect to get to know the food, but also the local habits and history about the city/people. Thanks a lot for joining us!
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Tom Corrigan wrote a review Nov 2019
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Our trip to San Sebastian on Oct. 14 got off to a great start with a food tour led by Sheranie van Hassel. We visited Pintxos restaurants in the Old Town and Gros, learned about the Basque language and culture as well as area history. Who knew there was so much surfing? Sher
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Fernando P, Eigenaar at San Sebastian Urban Adventures
Responded Mar 13, 2020
It is a great introduction on the city, it's food, local habits and yes indeed 'surfing'. There is a lot of surf in San Sebastian. Hopefully you we're able to surf as well! Cheers!
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Nicholas T wrote a review Oct 2019
Santa Fe, New Mexico3 contributions2 helpful votes
Thanks to Lillian, our guide, for her patience getting us oldsters over the section of the Camino from Saint Sebastian to Pasaia. The steep entrance and exit to the trail were challenging but not over taxing and were the only difficult section of an otherwise rolling ridgeline
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Fernando P, Eigenaar at San Sebastian Urban Adventures
Responded Mar 13, 2020
Congratulations on the accomplishment of this beautiful part of The Camino! Great hearing you enjoyed it that much!
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Louise T wrote a review Oct 2019
Matamata11 contributions1 helpful vote
What a great tour! It was raining when we started and that made the track quite slippery, however we are still very glad we did the hike as it was amazing! Our guide Lillian was fantastic - she had good english, and not only did she have good knowledge of the tour and the
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Date of experience: October 2019
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Response from Fernando P, Eigenaar at San Sebastian Urban Adventures
Responded Mar 13, 2020
Thanks a lot, we're happy you had such a good time and experience with our guide Lillian.
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Teeny wrote a review Oct 2019
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We booked the Pinchos tour - 3 bars , 5 Pinchos and 3 drinks . Very enjoyable evening and Carlos our guide was very knowledgable , friendly and good fun . He took us to 3 bars with excellent food - 2 in the old part of the city and one Across the river . The whole tour lasted
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Response from Fernando P, Eigenaar at San Sebastian Urban Adventures
Responded Mar 13, 2020
Great hearing it was a good tour to get to know the best pintxos and find your way in the world of all those bars/restaurants and many many kinds of pintxos. Cheers!
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