Things to see and do - Guernica
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Guernica Travel guide
Guernica : Michelin's recommendations
Picasso's famous painting Guernica immortalised the drama that shattered this small town during the Civil War: on 26 April 1937, a market day, a German fighter squadron suddenly bombed the town, killing more than 2 000 people. For centuries, the Guernica oak had been one of the four places where new lords of Biscay used to come to preach sermons. The remains of this tree are now housed in a small temple.
Tourist attractions Guernica : Things to see and do
Foru plaza 1
Divided into three areas, this museum conveys its message powerfully: the first section explores the concept of peace through the speeches of famous figures (Martin Luther King, Gandhi, Chateaubriand etc); the second looks at the tragic story of Guer..
Carlos Gangoiti, 17 E - 48300 Guernica y Luno
This hotel is located in the Basque town of Guernica. It has a 24-hour reception desk, a business centre and free onsite parking. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. Hotel Gernika’s rooms feature a smart décor with carpeted floors and modern paintin..
Barrenkale, 3 E - 48300 Guernica y Luno
Hotel Boliña is located in the centre of Gernika, just a 3-minute walk from the train station. The hotel offers free Wi-Fi and has a restaurant which serves traditional food and a wide range of pintxos. Rooms are simply decorated and come with TV. T..
Juan Calzada 79 E - 48300 Gernika-Lumo
Modern, minimalist-style restaurant with dining rooms with moveable panels differentiating the a la carte section from the menu. It is well set out and has a modern and interesting cuisine.