Things to see and do - Vitoria
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Capital of the largest Basque province, Vitoria-Gasteiz has been the seat of the autonomous Basque region (Euskadi) since 1980, and is home to regional government offices, businesses involved in the service sector, as well as industrial companies. It lies in the heart of a wide cereal-growing plateau more similar to the region of Castile than the humid hillsides of the Cantabrian coast. Vitoria is a pleasant and elegant town, the upper part of which retains a magnificent historic centre.
Tourist attractions Vitoria : Things to see and do
Started in the late 13C, building of the fortified cathedral was only properly completed in the 14C. In the Gothic style and built on the site of an initial edifice incorporated in the defensive ramparts, it underwent a huge rehabilitation project in..
This quiet and vast square stands behind the Arquillos, pretty arcades leading from the upper to the lower town. On the right stands the 16C Villa Suso, which now houses a conference centre.
Vitoria-Gasteiz has a remarkable medieval district; it is made up of little pedestrian streets, lively squares - such as the Plaza de la Virgen Blanca, the nerve centre of the city - and more confined, quieter spaces, such as the Plaza del Machete, a..
Eduardo Dato 28 E - 01005 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Hotel Dato is an ornately decorated hotel located 300 metres from Vitoria train station in the heart of the Basque Country. It offers free Wi-Fi and satellite TV. All rooms at the Dato Hotel have a private bathroom complete with amenities and a hair..
Prudencio María Verastegui, 2 E - 01004 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Located right in the heart of Vitoria-Gasteiz, just outside the city’s old town, this modern hotel offers comfortable accommodation with great views as well as amenities such as a restaurant. Each room at La Bilbaina enjoys an exterior setting, allo..
Florida, 7 E - 01005 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Prix Prices from : 43 €
Abba Jazz Hotel Vitoria can be found in the centre of Vitoria-Gasteiz, close to the Cathedral and Florida Park. Free Wi-Fi is available throughout. The rooms have modern furniture and air conditioning. They also have a flat-screen satellite TV, tele..
Cuesta de San Francisco 3 E - 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz
This thoroughly modern eatery offers a choice of dining options. Some of the miniature dishes on the menu include mushroom risotto, bean millefeuille on a pea ratatouille, and black truffle ravioli with foie gras.
Beato Tomás de Zumárraga 2 E - 01008 Vitoria-Gasteiz
The family-run Izaga restaurant has a café, a tapas bar at the entrance and one classic-contemporary dining room. It serves updated traditional cuisine with a creative touch, in addition to set menu options.
Mateo Moraza 13 E - 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz
This attractive 18C building in the old quarter has a choice of dining rooms, private sections and intimate corners in a rustic-contemporary style. Extensive traditional à la carte choices and good set menus.
pl. del Machete 6 E - 01001 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Located in the city's old quarter, Kaskagorri has a modern interior in which contemporary furnishings provide a contrast with the stone walls. Traditionally based cuisine with a contemporary touch.
av. Gasteiz 21 E - 01008 Vitoria-Gasteiz
This restaurant has an array of contemporary options for guests. These range from a choice of private dining areas and function rooms, in addition to a main à la carte dining room decorated in a classic yet contemporary style. It offers up-to-date cu..
Cercas Bajas 18 E - 01008 Vitoria-Gasteiz
Serving an interesting cuisine at a good price, this restaurant has a modern look with stone walls and slate floors. Find a glass-partitioned cellar in one dining area, and a semi-visible kitchen in the other.