Escorted Rail Tours to Bilbao
The biggest city in the Basque Country
Beautiful Bilbao is the biggest city in the Basque Country and one of the largest and busiest cities in northern Spain. The glamorous city is framed by the picturesque hills of the Vizcaya Province, which lies further inland.
Travelling to Bilbao by rail means you arrive in the very heart of the city and can begin exploring the fascinating sights as soon as you arrive at the city-centre railway station. With Great Rail Journeys you can travel to Bilbao by rail as part of an exciting tour of northern Spain. Modern Bilbao has emerged from its history as a small trading port to become a fantastic tourist destination, filled with interesting sights and alive with rich Basque culture. On a holiday to Bilbao by rail you can enjoy a walking tour of the Old Town with a local guide; included in the tour is 'Las Siete Calles' - the original seven streets that formed the ancient town centre.
No holiday to Bilbao by rail would be complete without visiting the famous Guggenheim Museum, which is filled with modern and contemporary art.