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San Sebastián, european capital of culture 2016

Festivals, museums, galleries, cinemas, theatres, sculptures...Donostia/San Sebastián is culture, tastes of culture and smells like culture. And the city's cultural heartbeat has been heard throughout Europe since June 2011, when it designated European Capital of Culture 2016. Artistic events, festivals, cultural events, international meetings...an opportunity to promote culture and education as instruments of social transformation.

"Olas de energía ciudadana” (Waves of citizen energy) is the motto of this exciting project in which all locals feel involved. Citizen participation is the project's focus and its purpose is to create hope and the excitement of energy to spark social transformation.

San Sebastián will have even more culture in 2016, if possible, becoming an ideal destination for lovers of cultural tourism. The program proposed by the city over its year as European Capital of Culture will feature over sixty cultural and leisure activities along with a number of citizen proposals.

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10 reasons to visit san sebastián

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Directions

Flights to Bilbao with layover in München, Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris. From Bilbao have to take a bus that takes you an hour to San Sebastian.

Direct flights to Barcelona. From there you can take bus, train or plane to San Sebastian.

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From Toronto there are flights to Bilbao with layover in Frankfurt, Brussels, Amsterdam, Paris, Rome or Istambul. From Bilbao have to take a bus that takes you an hour to San Sebastian.

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From Quebec no flights, you have to move to Montreal. From there, there are flights to Bilbao with layover in München, Brussels, Amsterdam or Paris. From Bilbao have to take a bus that takes you an hour to San Sebastian.

Direct flights to Barcelona. From there you can take bus, train or plane to San Sebastian.

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Montreal - Bilbao or Barcelona - San Sebastian Toronto - Bilbao - San Sebastian Quebec - Montreal - Bilbao or Barcelona - San Sebastian
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Near San Sebastián

Routes and itineraries less than two hours from San Sebastián.

Donostia / San Sebastián
Zarautz Town with the longest beach for surfing. Zarautz 18 km Weitere Informationen
Getaria - Zumaia Charming fishing villages. Getaria - Zumaia 26-35 km Weitere Informationen
Hondarribia Medieval city. Hondarribia 27 km Weitere Informationen
Hendaia - Biarritz - Baiona Discover the French Basque Country. Hendaia - Biarritz - Baiona 26-50-59 km Weitere Informationen
Goierri Green mountain and tradition. Goierri 52 km Weitere Informationen
Bilbao Guggenheim and suspension bridge. Modernity. Bilbao 102 km Weitere Informationen
Vitoria Green capital. Vitoria 101 km Weitere Informationen
Rioja Alavesa The fascinating world of wine. Rioja Alavesa 163 km Weitere Informationen
Pamplona Long live the festival of San Fermin. Pamplona 84 km Weitere Informationen
Pyrenees The best place for nature and mountain lovers and mountain. Pirineo 60-300 km Weitere Informationen
Bordeaux Little Paris. Burdeos 237 km Weitere Informationen
San Sebastián Zarautz Getaria - Zumaia Hondarribia Biarritz - Hendaia Goierri Bilbao Vitoria Rioja alavesa Pamplona Pirineo Burdeos