San Sebastian Self-Guided Mobile Walking Tour
What to expect
- It is an outdoor activity that combines walking and learning!
- Explore the city at your own pace.
- Learn fascinating facts and stories about the city and its attractions.
- Let the route reveal hidden gems and places.
- Have the best walk of the city and visit 10 of its most important attractions.
- Stop to snap pictures as you go.
- Start or pause the tour whenever you want. See the city at your own pace.
- This is our route recommendation in a walkable distance!
- Mobile app and login credentials
- Self guided tour
- Walking time : 38mins
- Walking distance : 3.1km
- Supported languages: English, German, French, Spanish, Italian
- Museum admission fees: Visits to museums and other attractions do not require a ticket, as you will visit their outdoor areas. Admission is purely your choice.
Not suitable for…
- Wheelchair users
- People with mobility impairments
- Unaccompanied children
What to bring
- Weather-appropriate and comfortable clothing and shoes
- Charged smartphone
- Internet connection
What you need to know about San Sebastian Self-Guided Mobile Walking Tour?
- No one will be waiting for you anywhere, it’s just you and your smartphones!
- You can start the tour anytime, any day, every day! You can even pause your tour and resume later or any other day within a year !
- You can use one language per serial number. If your group is multilingual, you will need to buy more than once if you need more languages.
- There is no time limit for the tour. You can complete it at any time at your own pace.
- You will be reading and not listening to the information.
- The tour can continue on the same day or another day if it is interrupted.
- Children must be accompanied by an adult.
San Sebastian Self-Guided Mobile Walking Tour
Starting location: Maria Kristina zubia
Ending location: Aquarium
You will visit:
Maria Kristina Zubia
Good Shepherd of San Sebastián Cathedral
Alderdi Eder parkea
San Bizente eliza
San Telmo Museum
De la Trinidad Plaza
Koruko Andre Mariaren basilika
Aquarium de San Sebastián
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San Sebastián, nestled along the picturesque Bay of Biscay, is a city that seamlessly blends rich history, stunning architecture, and culinary delights. To make the most of your visit, embark on a self-guided walking tour to explore the cultural treasures and iconic landmarks that define this Basque gem. In this guide, we’ll lead you through a day of discovery, highlighting ten must-visit locations, from historic cathedrals to vibrant plazas, ensuring an unforgettable experience in San Sebastián.
- Maria Kristina Zubia: A Glimpse into the Past
Begin your day by exploring the historic Maria Kristina Zubia, an architectural marvel that encapsulates the city’s fascinating history. This iconic structure served as a witness to centuries gone by, showcasing the evolution of San Sebastián. Take a leisurely stroll around the area, marveling at the intricate details of this cultural gem.
- Good Shepherd of San Sebastián Cathedral: Architectural Splendor
Next on your itinerary is the awe-inspiring Good Shepherd of San Sebastián Cathedral. Immerse yourself in the grandeur of Gothic Revival architecture as you explore the cathedral’s interiors. Don’t forget to capture the panoramic views of the city from the cathedral’s vantage points, offering a perfect photo opportunity.
- Cervantes Plaza: A Tranquil Retreat
As you venture towards Cervantes Plaza, experience the serene ambiance of this charming square. Lined with cafes and surrounded by historic buildings, it provides the ideal spot to relax and soak in the local atmosphere. Enjoy a cup of coffee and watch the world go by before continuing your exploration.
- Gipuzkoa Plaza: Historical Elegance
Gipuzkoa Plaza beckons with its historical elegance and vibrant surroundings. Admire the architectural masterpieces that frame the square, reflecting the city’s commitment to preserving its rich heritage. Take your time to appreciate the details, as each building tells a unique story.
- Alderdi Eder Parkea: A Green Oasis in the Heart of the City
Escape the urban hustle and bustle by strolling through Alderdi Eder Parkea. This lush green oasis in the heart of San Sebastián offers a tranquil setting to unwind. Pause for a moment to appreciate the Good Shepherd statue and the mesmerizing gardens, creating a perfect contrast to the city’s lively energy.
- San Bizente Eliza: A Journey through Faith
San Bizente Eliza, with its timeless architecture and religious significance, invites you to delve into the city’s spiritual heritage. Explore the church’s interior, adorned with intricate artwork and religious artifacts, providing a glimpse into the cultural and religious fabric of San Sebastián.
- San Telmo Museum: Art and History Unveiled
Venture towards the San Telmo Museum, a cultural institution that seamlessly blends art and history. Immerse yourself in the exhibits showcasing the Basque region’s rich cultural heritage. From contemporary art to archaeological treasures, the museum offers a comprehensive narrative of San Sebastián’s past and present.
- De la Trinidad Plaza: A Pintxos Haven
As you approach De la Trinidad Plaza, get ready to tantalize your taste buds with San Sebastián’s famous pintxos. The plaza is renowned for its diverse selection of pintxos bars, where you can savor local flavors and indulge in a culinary adventure. Take your time to savor the unique Basque culinary experience.
- Koruko Andre Mariaren Basilica: Architectural Marvel
Continue your journey to Koruko Andre Mariaren Basilica, a testament to the city’s architectural prowess. Marvel at the basilica’s intricate details and impressive facade. Take a moment to appreciate the spiritual significance of this sacred site before heading to your final destination.
- Aquarium de San Sebastián: Coastal Wonders
Conclude your self-guided tour at the Aquarium de San Sebastián, where the city’s maritime charm comes to life. Explore the diverse marine life and gain insights into the Bay of Biscay’s ecosystem. The aquarium’s interactive exhibits provide a perfect blend of education and entertainment, making it an ideal finale to your day in San Sebastián.
San Sebastián, with its blend of history, culture, and natural beauty, offers a captivating experience for every traveler. Embark on this self-guided walking tour to uncover the city’s hidden gems, indulge in culinary delights, and immerse yourself in the vibrant atmosphere. Whether you’re a history enthusiast, a food lover, or a nature admirer, San Sebastián has something to offer for everyone. Start your journey today and create lasting memories in this enchanting Basque destination.