Only 35 kilometres away from Bilbao, the Biosphere Reserve includes a patchwork of cliffs, mountains, beaches, rivers and forests that come together around an estuary with priceless natural and cultural resources. Among them, the Santimamiñe Cave, the Ereñozar Castle, the Oma Forest and the Gernika Tree.

Within the district is one of the most important attractions from Basque Country, San Juan de Gaztelugatxe. Part of the Bermeo area, this peninsular rock is topped off by a hermitage, dedicated to Saint John. Access goes through 231 steps, climbing the characteristic rocky slope until they reach the chapel. The beauty of the landscape and the historic interest of the area had it declared to be a protected biotope.

Ecotourism is one of the economic pillars of the district. Many experiences can be enjoyed, such as visiting the ‘Basondo’ Wild Animals Recovery Center, the ‘Torre Madariaga’ Euskadi Biodiversity Centre, the ‘Urdaibai Bird Centre’ or doing cetaceans watching in the Bay of Biscay.

The region has a wide offer of great quality accommodations, suited to any type of professional event. In the district, we’ll find highly recommendable tourism and historical towns, such as Gernika, Bermeo, Mundaka and Elantxobe, among others.

Many active tourism activities can be enjoyed in the area. Hiking, bicycle routes, climbing, multi-adventure, gymkhana and surfing are part of the various offers from the district. This is a unique opportunity to discover the world known Mundaka wave, known as the best left wave from Europe.

Organise your company event and combine it with the best experiences from the Urdaibai area. One of the best areas from Basque Country to undertake any type of professional event.

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