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Vitoria-Gasteiz, Basque Country, Spain

How much does it cost to travel to Vitoria-Gasteiz?

You should plan to spend around $159 (€146) per day on your vacation in Vitoria-Gasteiz. This is the average daily price based on the expenses of other visitors.

Past travelers have spent, on average for one day:

  • $55 (€51) on meals
  • $37 (€34) on local transportation
  • $151 (€139) on hotels

A one week trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz for two people costs, on average, $2,226 (€2,048). This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

All of these average travel prices have been collected from other travelers to help you plan your own travel budget.

  • Average Daily Cost Per person, per day
  • One Week Per person
  • 2 Weeks Per person
  • One Month Per person
  • One Week For a couple
  • 2 Weeks For a couple
  • One Month For a couple
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How much does a one week, two week, or one month trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz cost?

A one week trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz usually costs around $1,113 (€1,024) for one person and $2,226 (€2,048) for two people. This includes accommodation, food, local transportation, and sightseeing.

A two week trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz on average costs around $2,226 (€2,048) for one person and $4,452 (€4,095) 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 Vitoria-Gasteiz will often have a lower daily budget per person than one person traveling alone for one week.

A one month trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz on average costs around $4,770 (€4,388) for one person and $9,540 (€8,775) 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 Vitoria-Gasteiz 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 Vitoria-Gasteiz expensive to visit?

Prices in Vitoria-Gasteiz are reasonable and comparable to your average travel destination. Hotels, food, and sightseeing are generally within normal price ranges.

Within Europe, which is known to be an expensive region, Vitoria-Gasteiz is a moderately priced destination compared to other places. The overall cost of travel here is fair for the region and comparable to Orkney Islands or Killarney.

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

How much money do I need for a trip to Vitoria-Gasteiz?

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

Category Cost
Accommodation 1 (Double Occupancy) 139 ($151)
Local Transportation 1 34 ($37)
Food 2 51 ($55)
Entertainment 1 36 ($40)
Alcohol 2 11 - 34 ($12 - 37)
Accommodation Budget in Vitoria-Gasteiz
Average Daily Costs

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The average price paid for one person for accommodation in Vitoria-Gasteiz is $75 (€69). For two people sharing a typical double-occupancy hotel room, the average price paid for a hotel room in Vitoria-Gasteiz is $151 (€139). This cost is from the reported spending of actual travelers.

  • Accommodation1 Hotel or hostel for one person
  • Accommodation1 Typical double-occupancy room

Hotel Prices in Vitoria-Gasteiz

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Actual Hotel Prices
The average hotel room price in Vitoria-Gasteiz based on data provided by Kayak for actual hotel rooms is $97. (Prices in U.S. Dollars, before taxes & fees.)

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Transportation Budget in Vitoria-Gasteiz
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  • The cost of a taxi ride in Vitoria-Gasteiz is significantly more than public transportation. On average, past travelers have spent $37 (€34) per person, per day, on local transportation in Vitoria-Gasteiz.

  • Transportation1 Taxis, local buses, subway, etc.

Flights to Vitoria-Gasteiz
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Rental Cars in Vitoria-Gasteiz
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Food Budget in Vitoria-Gasteiz
Average Daily Costs

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  • While meal prices in Vitoria-Gasteiz can vary, the average cost of food in Vitoria-Gasteiz is $55 (€51) per day. Based on the spending habits of previous travelers, when dining out an average meal in Vitoria-Gasteiz should cost around $22 (€20) per person. Breakfast prices are usually a little cheaper than lunch or dinner. The price of food in sit-down restaurants in Vitoria-Gasteiz is often higher than fast food prices or street food prices.

  • Food2 Meals for one day

Entertainment Budget in Vitoria-Gasteiz
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  • Entertainment and activities in Vitoria-Gasteiz typically cost an average of $40 (€36) per person, per day based on the spending of previous travelers. This includes fees paid for admission tickets to museums and attractions, day tours, and other sightseeing expenses.

  • Entertainment1 Entrance tickets, shows, etc.

Alcohol Budget in Vitoria-Gasteiz
Average Daily Costs

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  • The average person spends about $25 (€23) on alcoholic beverages in Vitoria-Gasteiz per day. The more you spend on alcohol, the more fun you might be having despite your higher budget.

  • Alcohol2 Drinks for one day

Vitoria-Gasteiz On a Budget
Vitoria-Gasteiz Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
In the midst of a vast, starry night, medieval cathedrals and ancient buildings are scattered with light across the humming city. This is none other than Vitoria-Gasteiz, a town located in the province of Araba/Alava in northern Spain. Within its border, this city contains Basque Country's House of Parliament, the headquarters of the Government, and the Lehendakari's (Prime Minister's) official residence. In 2012, Vitoria-Gasteiz was awarded the title of European Green Capital and now is one of the top five places to live in Spain. This multicultural city is chock full of amazing national history as well as unique cultural traditions. Vitoria-Gasteiz is also well known for its festivals, including Azkena rock festival, FesTVal, Vitoria-Gasteiz jazz festival, and the Virgen Blanca Festivities. Whether you seek to explore its world-renowned wineries or dine in a chic restaurant, Vitoria-Gasteiz holds an endless amount of possibilities.
Easily one of the top sights in Vitoria-Gasteiz, the majestic Cathedral of Santa Maria rises out of its historic district. Built in the late 13th century and all throughout the 14th century, this Gothic-style cathedral has some of the most awe-inspiring architecture in the city. Travelers from all around the world seek to gaze at its artistic beauty, with monumental sculptures divided into three portals. The cathedral has now been transformed into a museum for all to explore, with its opening hours being from 11am - 2pm and 5pm - 8pm. If you are interested in a guided tour, feel free to stop and get more information at the Visitors Reception Centre.

However, an amazing region that has been eagerly cultivated within Vitoria-Gasteiz is the Plaza de la Virgen Blanca, one of the oldest meeting points in the country. During the Middle Ages, the Plaza de la Virgen Blanca was Vitoria-Gasteiz's city center, where all activities and events took place, including bullfights and food markets. This bustling characteristic still holds true today as the center is adorned with cafes, restaurants, and shops welcome to all tourists. After you finish eating and shopping, take a walk around the Plaza as it is known by many tourists as simply gorgeous, especially due to the central monument that commemorates La batalla de Vitoria of 1813 during the Napoleonic Wars.

If there is one thing you simply must do before you leave, it is to take advantage of the plethora of top-rate wineries scattered throughout Vitoria-Gasteiz. Travel to the Rioja via the Balcón de la Rioja to get a fantastic panoramic view of the lush wineries Spain is so thankful for. As well, Laguardia, a walled village that has retained its medieval characteristics, is also a great stop as they allow their tourists to take advantage of the nearly 300 underground wine cellars of the town. However, if you want to gain a more historic background on the history of wine in Vitoria-Gasteiz, check out the Villa Lucía Wine Centre, where tourists can learn about the wine culture and production methods in Rioja Alavesa.
Food and Dining
From all the activity, you are sure to work up an appetite! Relax and dine at Zaldiaran Restaurant, a high-class eatery for locals and travelers. The restaurant is designed in the utmost modern styles, creating a sleek, chic environment for its customers. Zaldiaran specializes in the cuisine of Basque Country, with such dishes as mezzaluna wonton with truffled pasta carbonara and mushrooms or crujiente mushroom with bouquet of herbs and shavings of jabugo. Nevertheless, with a top restaurant like Zaldiaran, keep in mind that you will be paying top price!

Once you are in Vitoria-Gasteiz, most destinations are reachable by foot. However, if you are looking to travel the full extent of the town, alternative traveling methods are welcomed as well! A rental car is not a bad alternative, especially if you are looking to travel to regions like San Juan de Gaztelugatxe that are not easily walkable. If you do rent a car, try to not stay on the highway the whole time in order to enjoy the marvelous Basque countryside!

Nevertheless, if you are looking for a cheaper alternative, Vitoria-Gasteiz offers public transportation as well. Vitoria-Gasteiz's bus station is located in the Euskaltzaindia Square, next to the Basque government buildings. Bus routes include but are not limited to Bilbao, Pamplona, San Sebastian, Madrid, and Barcelona. If you are looking to get somewhere by train, the station is located at the end of the Eduardo Dato street. There are many train routes to places like Madrid as well as further stops in France and Portugal. Everything is in reachable distance when you are in Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain!


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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.

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