VITORIA-GASTEIZ

Vitoria-Gasteiz

This is the capital of the Basque Autonomous Community.Vitoria-Gasteiz – nestled at an important crossroads of historical roads – still maintains the essence and the city centre of an mediaeval city.

You’ll be able to stroll through one of the loveliest historic city centres in the entire north of the Peninsula, where the entire city centre retains its mediaeval almond-shaped layout.Discover the story of the city that has inspired writers and journalists from around the world such as Ken Follett, in the Cathedral of Santa María:it is the only cathedral you’ll discover with construction works being carried out.

Enjoy the city that was Green Capital in 2012, one of Europe’s cities with the largest areas of green and landscaped spaces per person (about 42 sq m per capita).In Vitoria-Gasteiz, you have more than ten million square metres of parks and green areas for walking, biking, bird watching, etc.

Vitoria-Gasteiz is located just 50 minutes from the shire of Goierri, as Goierri is in the heart of the Basque Country.You’ll not find a better place from where plan your trips and get to know everything Euskadi in depth.

plaza-virgen-blanca-donostia