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Cultural city breaks and beyond Bilbao

Culture-filled city breaks are what Bilbao holidays are all about. Take in the shimmering, famous Guggenheim Museum. Or explore the medieval Old Town. Alternatively, head to the vibrant beach city of San Sebastián and sample its legendary tapas.

The gigantic Guggenheim and a host of other art galleries are waiting to satisfy cultural appetites on holidays in Bilbao. Stroll around the charming ‘Casco Viejo’ and feast on fine Basque cuisine at Michelin-starred restaurants. Book a San Sebastián experience or drive to this stunning city, and sample the tantalizing tapas. Save on your Bilbao break with a BA flight + hotel package.

Experience the best Bilbao has to offer

Get the most out of your Bilbao holiday with these memorable experiences

Bilbao City Hop-on Hop-off Tour
Bilbao City Hop-on Hop-off Tour.

Bilbao City Hop-on Hop-off Tour

See the highlights of Bilbao and enjoy a different perspective of the city on this tour by open-top double-decker bus. While the tour starts at the famous Guggenheim Museum, you can hop on and off at any of the designated stops around Bilbao. Take in the magnificent Euskalduna Palace and 16th- century San Vicente Church. Go shopping at Zubiarte and explore the medieval Old Town. Visit the renowned Fine Arts Museum and stroll through the stunning Doña Casilda Park.

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Bilbao car hire deals

See Bilbao your way with one of our car deals

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Economy car

Rent an Economy car on your holiday for an unforgettable road trip.

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Intermediate car.

Intermediate car

Upgrade to an Intermediate car on your fly-drive vacation.

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People carrier.

People carrier

Rent a people carrier, great for groups with lots of luggage.

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Plan and book your holiday with British Airways, online or by phone. Enjoy all these great benefits:

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