1. Spain
  2. Basque Country
  3. San Sebastián
  4. Old Town, San Sebastian

San Sebastian Culture & Food Tour: Grab your Pintxo

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Let a knowledgeable local guide show you the best places to enjoy pintxos, or Basque appetizers, with local residents. Taste the very best pintxos, some of which have won important competitions. Make 3 or 4 stops and enjoy a drink at each location.
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Duration: 2.5 hours
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Experience

Highlights
  • Discover the legendary and tasty pintxos of the Basque region
  • Explore the city of San Sebastian from a gastronomic perspective
  • Experience pintxo culture and enjoy a drink with each tasting
Full description
Your 3-hour San Sebastian (also known as Donostia) food tour begins with a wander through the city center, giving you an opportunity to absorb the atmosphere and learn about Basque gastronomy.

Once you’ve learned all there is to know about pinxto history, dive right in and immerse yourself in the culture of bars, socializing and pintxos!

Your guide will take you to the bars where local residents not only enjoy their pintxos along with a drink, but also relax with their friends.

Taste some of the most important flavors of Basque cuisine, including some dishes prepared by pintxo competition winners. Enjoy local wines and aperitifs along with these tasty treats.

The pintxos that you’ll try reflect the best of modern Basque cuisine that preserves the heritage and tastes of the culture in presentations that resemble modern works of art.
Includes
  • Local English-speaking guide
  • 3 glasses of wine or local aperitif
  • 6 pintxos (local snacks)
  • A soft drink for passengers under 18 years of age
What’s Not Included
  • Items of a personal nature
  • Additional food and drinks
  • Tips/gratuities for the guide
Not suitable for
  • Children under 11 years

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Meeting point

Under the arches of the gate near the Kaimingaintxo Plaza at the Marina. The gate is located at the junction of Mollaerdia, Puertu and Mari streets.

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Important information
Know before you go
• Children below the age of 11 are not permitted
• Please note: you will not receive a full meal on this tour, but will get to sample six snacks (pintoxs)
• This activity lasts 2.5 to 3 hours

From US$ 93.55 per person

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Product ID: 39236