1. Spain
  2. Basque Country
  3. Bilbao
  4. Mount Artxanda

Bilbao: Old Town Walking Tour and Cable Car Ride

Product ID: 316177
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Ride a cable car to a viewpoint where you can admire panoramic views of the entire city of Bilbao before enjoying a walking tour through the streets of the Old Town.
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Duration: 2 hours
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  • Ride the famous cable car to the viewpoint of Mount Artxanda
  • Admire the Guggenheim Museum, San Mames, and Iberdrola Tower from above
  • Discover the historic Old Town of Bilbao
  • Get to know the local culture and history from your local guide
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Discover the best of Bilbao on this small-group walking tour. Meet your guide in Plaza del Funicular, where you will board this famous means of transport to reach the Mount Artxanda viewpoint. From here, admire panoramic views of the city, overlooking the estuary, the Guggenheim Museum, the New San Mamés Stadium, the Iberdrola Tower and other iconic sights.

After learning some more curiosities and historical data about the buildings and monuments that you will observe from the viewpoint, take the funicular back to the city and start a tour of one of the banks of the estuary to the Town Hall, where you will enter the Old Town.

Enjoy a stroll through the oldest area of the city to reach Plaza Nueva, where you can admire emblematic churches and discover the famous 7 streets. Finish at the renowned Mercado de la Ribera and sample some traditional Basque delicacies.
  • Return-trip cable car ride
  • Spanish-speaking local guide
What’s Not Included
  • Hotel pickup and drop-off
  • Food and drinks
Not suitable for
  • People with mobility impairments
  • Wheelchair users

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  • Comfortable shoes
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• This tour is delivered in Spanish only

From US$ 18.96 per person

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Bilbao Guia

Product ID: 316177