215km by bike along the road from Hondarribia to Bilbao
Enjoy this road bike route from the picturesque town of Hondarribia, on the border with France, to the vibrant city of Bilbao.
Along the rugged coastline you will pass through a combination of charming fishing villages and beautiful forested areas.
You will also pass San Sebastian, which is one of the most elegant cities in Spain. The view of its magnificent bay from the viewpoint of Monte Igueldo will amaze you.
The renowned gastronomy throughout the region will be the perfect complement after each of the stages.
Difficulty: Medium to moderate
Season: From April to June and from September to November. (July and August there is no route due to the great rise in traffic on the roads of this route)
Highlights, that you shouln’t miss out
✔ The well-preserved walled town of Hondarribia
✔ The elegant city of San Sebastian, known worldswide for its gastronomy and urban beaches
✔ The perfect scenery along the breathtaking coastline
✔ Charming fishing villages such as Getaria, Lekeitio, Mundaka and Plentzia
✔ The iconic hermitage of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe, scene of the famous series Game of Thrones
✔ Bilbao, center of art, design and its unmissable old town where the famous pintxos abound
About our bikes
Our bikes are 29" aluminum wheel mountain bikes with fast rolling tires, front suspension and hydraulic brakes.
We also offer the possibility to rent powerful electric bikes with an efficient crank drive motor and battery that will give you a boost when pedaling on mountainous terrain.
Each bike comes equipped with a tool kit as well as a puncture repair kit, pump, spare inner tube and lock.
We suggest that you bring your own helmet for hygiene and safety reasons. Alternatively, helmets are provided with the bike (on request and at an additional cost)
Also GPS bike computers and panniers are available on request (a supplement applies).
The rental bike includes civil liability insurance. The insurance does not cover damage or theft of the bicycle, so the client is responsible for the safety of the bicycle at all times and for the possible breakage of parts.