Vitoria - Gasteiz is the capital of the Basque Country and is located in the north of Spain. Its historic center is known as "La Almendra", since its shape is reminiscent of this fruit. Right in this part of the city is located the Cathedral of Santa María, also known as the Old Cathedral; and the Church of San Miguel, the oldest temple in the city. You can get to know both constructions better with our free tour of Vitoria.
In 2001, during archaeological excavations that were being carried out in the Cathedral of Santa María, a section of the old city walls was discovered. In addition, our excursions and tours of Vitoria will take you to visit a section of the medieval wall.
Among many attributes, something that characterizes this city are the many green spaces that can be enjoyed. The Florida Park, the oldest in Vitoria, Arriaga or Paseo de la Senda, are some of those that make up the city.
The Plaza de la Virgen Blanca, where is the commemorative monument of the battle of Vitoria; Plaza de España or Plaza del Machete are one of the buildings that best preserve the history of the city. They are also one of the most emblematic and you can meet them with our visits and guides in Spanish.
With our free city tour, you can visit the Escoriaza - Esquivel Palace, one of the Renaissance palaces in the historic center. Apart from historical buildings, the city is home to museums that you cannot miss such as Artium, the museum of contemporary art; the Bibat or the Museum of Fine Arts.
On Calle Cuchillería is the Casa del Cordón, a late 15th century palace with a spectacular starry vault. Visiting and learning so much about the city will surely whet your appetite. For this reason, you have to visit in this same street, the many bars that will be in charge of helping us to discover the exquisite gastronomy of the area.
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