Guided tour

Bilbao: Guided Pintxos Tour

3.6 / 5

19 reviews

Activity provider: EXPLORA-NORTE

Bilbao: Guided Pintxos Tour

Activity provider: EXPLORA-NORTE

From US$ 136.38 per person

Tempt your taste buds with local cuisine and international gastronomy on a guided pintxos tour. Immerse yourself in the hustle and bustle of Bilbao and discover more about its people and its dishes.

About this activity

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Duration 3 hours
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Live tour guide
French, Spanish, English
Private or small groups available


  • Taste some exquisite pintxos paired with delicious local wine
  • Learn about the world renowned Basque Cuisine
  • Visit some of the most authentic bars in Bilbao
  • Enjoy stories and anecdotes about Basque gastronomy
Full description
Take a journey to mix with the locals. Take a tour through the bars of the old town of Bilbao with a local guide, who was born in Bilbao. This unique gastronomic experience is a must when visiting the Basque Country. Delve into the lifestyle and traditions of the inhabitants of Bilbao, explore the old part of the city and taste the most traditional pintxos.  Learn about the origin and development of the city by visiting four traditional places to taste typical pintxos, one of the specialties of the exquisite Basque cuisine. The pintxo is the Basque version of the Spanish tapa and is taken with a typical drink, usually wine or txakoli. They are delicious gourmet sandwiches that you can find everywhere.
  • Professional local guide
  • Guided tour
  • 4 pinxtos
  • Four drinks, red wine, white wine, beer, water, soda, txakoli, or cider
  • Pick up or drop-off at your accommodation
  • Gratuities (optional)

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Meeting point

At the entrance of the Theater Arriaga Square. Your guide will be carrying a green backpack with a white logo.

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What to bring

  • Comfortable shoes
  • Camera

Know before you go

  • This tour is appropriate for all ages
Customer reviews

Overall rating

3.6 /5

based on 19 reviews

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July 26, 2022

June 6, 2022

We were 2 groups of 8 people and meet at the end of the tour in the same bar. The price per person is relatively high, but the convenience of not having to arrange anything and pay is counter to this.

April 4, 2022

Product ID: 194417