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Basque Country, Spain

How much does it cost to travel to Basque Country?

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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Basque Country cost?

A one week trip to Basque Country usually costs around $0.00 (€0.00) for one person and $0.00 (€0.00) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Basque Country on average costs around $0.00 (€0.00) for one person and $0.00 (€0.00) for two people. This cost includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

Please note, prices can vary based on your travel style, speed, and other variables. If you're traveling as a family of three or four people, the price per person often goes down because kid's tickets are cheaper and hotel rooms can be shared. If you travel slower over a longer period of time then your daily budget will also go down. Two people traveling together for one month in Basque Country will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Basque Country on average costs around $0.00 (€0.00) for one person and $0.00 (€0.00) for two people. The more places you visit, the higher the daily price will become due to increased transportation costs.

Independent Travel

Traveling Independently to Basque Country has many benefits including affordabilty, freedom, flexibility, and the opportunity to control your own experiences.

All of the travel costs below are based on the experiences of other independent travelers.

Is Basque Country expensive to visit?

Basque Country is a very affordable place to visit. Located in Spain, which is a moderately priced country, visitors will appreciate the lower prices of this destination. It is in the top 10% of cities in the country for its affordability. Budget travelers enjoy spending long periods of time exploring Basque Country in depth.

Within Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, Basque Country is a very affordable destination compared to other places. It is in the top 10% of cities in Europe for its affordability. Very few cities in the region are as affordable as Basque Country.

For more details, and to find out if it's within your travel budget, see Is Basque Country Expensive?

How much money do I need for a trip to Basque Country?

The average Basque Country trip cost is broken down by category here for independent travelers. All of these Basque Country travel prices are calculated from the budgets of real travelers.

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Basque Country on a Budget
Basque Country Basque Coastline, Spain
Upon its lush green hills that tower over the deep blue waves of the Atlantic Ocean, you will find its perfected oceanic climate and breathtaking landscape to be only the beginning of Basque Country, Spain. Basque Country, or Euskadi, is an autonomous community located in northern Spain. This community was based off the Statute of Autonomy of the Basque Country, a legal document that enabled Basque people to develop on Spanish territory. Due to its strong traditional currents in Spanish heritage as well as magnificent architecture, Basque Country is a hotspot for tourists everywhere.
La Concha Beach is probably one of the most popular parts for Basque Country. Though a favorite for tourists, the beach is normally not congested as the expanse of shoreline is great. La Concha's geography can be described as none other than gorgeous. Its ocean has been deemed safe to swim in, allowing people of any age to surf, swim, and celebrate. If you are looking to explore the entire coastline, consider learning about the many tours La Concha offers, including the San Sebastian private walking tour and the small-group, half-day tapas tour from Biarritz to San Sebastian.

Deemed one of the most beautiful spots in the country, take a little adventure around the island of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe. Located just off the shore of Bay of Biscay, 35 km east from Bilbao, the island is quite extensive with a church located on its highest point in dedication to John the Baptist. It has even been rumored that John the Baptist stepped foot on the island! The path leading to the island is always open, but it should be warned that it is a bit of a hike, so be sure to bring plenty of water and snacks. Nevertheless, don't let this deter you from viewing the majestic island of San Juan de Gaztelugatxe.

If you are looking to shop, eat, and interact with locals, look no further than Parte Vieja, or the Old Part, of Basque Country. Restaurants, shops, tapas bars, churches, and markets are scattered throughout this town to make it a bustling and hustling one. As well, the Old Part is a key historical aspect of San Sebastian, surrounded by walls until 1863 and divided into two parishes related to the the Santa Maria and San Vicente churches. There are a number of guided tours provided to fully embrace this part of Basque Country, including an evening pintxo tour with wine, bicycle tour, and cooking classes.
Food and Dining
If you find yourself growing a bit hungry, feel free to stop at Eneperi for a bite to eat. Established in 1994, the restaurant prides itself on fresh-tasting food from the sea, with its menu including fish, vegetables, and other meats only provided by local producers of Basque Country, as well as quality wines to sniff and sip. Besides the restaurant, Eneperi also offers a pub, brewery, and neat museum where you can gaze and study the ancient utensils used by the inhabitants from Basque country a long time ago.

In order to get around this gorgeous piece of land, intricate bus, metro and train networks have been created among and between the cities, and are well signposted for your convenience. Train stations are relatively easy to navigate around and the cost is minimal. However, if you are looking for a more convenient but expensive way, taxis are always readily available throughout the region in most cities. No matter what method of travel you choose, you will have a blast in Basque Country!


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1 Categories averaged on a per-item basis.
2 Categories averaged on a per-day basis.
For example, the Food2 daily average is for all meals for an entire day, while Entertainment1 is for each individual purchase. Thus, the overall daily average cost is not a summation of the individual categories.