CULTURAL VISITS

       Busturialdea is not only the importance of the natural environment and all activities carried out in it. A huge range of cultural activities can be done in Busturialdea region. The villages are settled in the Urdaibai Biosphere Reserve with a touristic and cultural importance in the Basque Country. Visitors’ mandatory stops are the port of Bermeo, the beautiful village of Elantxobe or the European sanctuary of surf in Mundaka. Visitor could also taste an excellent and varied gastronomy.

    A lot of beautiful natural spots can be found in Busturialdea region. Beautiful landscapes such as Santimamiñe caves, Izaro Island, Laga, Laida and Ogoño beaches. You can admire Arteaga castle with its architectural value, the medieval cloister of the Franciscan convent in Bermeo or the Roman ruins in Forua. Guernica Assembly Hall, Guernica’s Tree or the Guernica’s jai alai court are some of the historic and cultural places to visit. You could also find a wide variety of museums and artistic places to visit such as the Ibarrola painted forest, Santimamiñe caves, the museum of the Basque Country, the peace museum, the Bermeo’s fisherman museum or the biodiversity museum in Torre Madariaga situated 500 meter from the Ibaigune Hotel.

 


 

LINKS:

-Centro Btt Busturialdea y Mendata: 946257204 www.busturialdeaurdaibai.com

-Centro de la Biodivrersidad de Eskadi www.torremadariaga.net

www.euskadi.net/laeis

www.urdaibai.com

www.turismoa.euskadi.net