Many of Bilbao’s highlights are located within easy reach of Portugalete, making it a smart choice as a place to base yourself during your visit. Vizcaya Bridge and the Abra Getxo Marina are amongst the many interesting place to visit here. Two other great attractions you’ll find nearby Portugalete are Getxo Aquarium and Teatro Barakaldo.
Nearby Estadio Nuevo Lasesarre, Barakaldo is the perfect place to hang out with lovers of soccer, and to see local legends, the Barakaldo CF, in action. On game days the stadium is filled with yellow and black, as crowds flock together to support their beloved team.
When you’re ready to rest up after a long day exploring the many charms of Portugalete, check in to one of the area’s convenient short and long stay accommodation options. Whether you’re staying for a night or a few weeks it’s hard to go past the Novotel Bilbao Exhibition Center, Barakaldo, the Gran Hotel Puente Colgante, and the popular Petit Palace Tamarises, Getxo.