Bilbao, Bilbao Old Town and Etxebarri, are nearby areas which are also worth exploring.
Vacationers in Basauri, interested in finding out what makes the area tick, should head to the nearby cultural attractions. Stroll around and savor the quiet atmosphere of Maritime Museum, the Guggenheim Museum Bilbao and Basque Museum. Go and see a lively show at Arriaga Theater.
Get active in nature while you are in the area. Relax and enjoy the fresh air. When the weather’s fine, pay a visit to the Dona Casilda Iturrizar Park, where you can escape the crowds.
While you are here, stop at some of the local sights such as Santiago Cathedral, Plaza Nueva and the Plaza Miguel de Unamuno. These spots are popular with travellers from all the corners of the globe. Lovers of history will enjoy spending a few hours at Chavarri Palace. For a relaxing change of pace, spend a little time at the area’s most sacred sites, such as the Iglesia de Begona.
If you are ready to splash some cash, visit Ribera Market.
If you love sports, don’t miss the opportunity to see local legends, the Athletic Bilbau, take to the field at San Mames Stadium. To look like a local, don’t forget to pack some red, black and white, the colors of the Athletic Bilbau.
To really get to know Basauri, think about staying close by in one of the area’s hotel or serviced apartment options. The Melia Bilbao, the Sercotel Coliseo and the Silken Gran Hotel Domine are just three of the best places to find a warm welcome and a good night’s rest.