Urretxu is within easy reach of a diverse collection of Mondragon’s more popular attractions. Among the places not to miss are the fascinating Santuario de Loyola and the remarkable University of Sancti Spiritus. Two other popular spots that are located close by Urretxu are the Santuario de Arantzazu and the Plaza Euskal Herria.
To really get a feel for Mondragon, head to one of its museums and theaters. Join a tour, admire the interior of the building or simply enjoy the fascinating displays at Zuloaga Museum in Zumaia.
If the sun is out, do what the locals do and appreciate the local natural destinations. Walk along the most popular stretches of coastline nearby such as Santiago Beach in Zumaia, Getaria Beach in Getaria and Zarautz Beach in Zarautz. Take some time out to spend some quality time outdoors at local green spaces that are sure to delight such as the Parque Natural de Urkiola in Abadino.
Spend a few hours with fellow sports fans at Anoeta Stadium, San Sebastian, cheering on the Real Sociedad. If you want to endear yourself with the locals, wear blue and white, the colors of the Real Sociedad.
Finding somewhere handy to rest your head in Urretxu couldn’t be easier. Check out the rooms and rates at the Hotel Zarauz, Zarautz, the TXIKI POLIT PENTSIOA, Zarautz, or the Hotel Olatu, Zarautz.