The best tour for cruisers in Bilbao
Bilbao has undergone a massive economic and social regeneration in recent years and is now home to several iconic buildings such as the Guggenheim Museum and the Basque Museum. The Guggenheim Museum was built in 1997 and is covered in titanium panels and shares the largest modern and contemporary art collection with New York and Venice. There are three collections within the museum, old art, contemporary art and Basque art. Not to be missed is the flower puppy who sits proudly outside the entrance to the museum. Bilbao’s oldest and most striking building is the Cathedral de Santiago. Built in the 19 th century in a Gothic style the Cathedral has a crypt where the old shrine once stood as well as the original choir stalls and cloister.
Bilbao is situated in the area of Bizkaia and just outside the main city is a landscape rich in forests, mountains and beaches. The cruises that visit Bilbao choose to dock in the port of the Villa of Getxo, only 10 kms from the Center of Bilbao as it offers countless Tour For Cruisers and Shore Excursion to its visitors. In these Tour for Cruisers and Shore Excursions the tourist can Discover the History of Bilbao, Sailing in a Sailboat by the Ria and the coast of Bilbao, Visiting Wineyards and Cellars of Rioja wine, and in a limited time, to accede to an endless experiences of Cultural, gastronomic, enological, etc. Where the visitor will choose at all times how much he wants to participate and get involved in our culture.