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City of festivals: film, jazz, theater, dance...

Heineken jazzaldia – International jazz festival

San Sebastián taps its feet to the rhythm of the finest jazz during the second fortnight in July. Great musicians like James Brown, Liza Minnelli, Bobby McFerrin, Diana Krall, Cassandra Wilson and B.B. King have all crossed the stages at the city’s beaches, theatres, squares and auditoriums set up for the Heineken Jazzaldia - International Jazz Festival to delight audiences at this world-famous event.

Festival Internacional de Cine de San Sebastián International Film Festival

Since 1953, the entire national and international film scene descends on Donostia/San Sebastián in September to attend the most cosmopolitan event of the year: the Zinemaldia or International Film Festival, the largest in Spain, the country's only A-category festival and one of the most important cinema events in Europe alongside the Cannes, Berlin and Venice Film Festivals.

Quincena musical de San Sebastián musical fortnight

Since 1939, Donostia/San Sebastián becomes home to classical music in August and September with the longest standing classical music festival in Spain and one of the most time-honored in Europe: the Musical Fortnight. Theatres, churches, squares and other venues throughout the city host this event for large symphony orchestras and soloists of international fame. A first-class program that combines the excellence of some of the biggest names on the international scene with the magic of an unforgettable setting: San Sebastián.

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Directions

Flights to Bilbao with layover in Lisbon, Rome, Amsterdam, Paris, Dublin or Istambul. From Bilbao have to take a bus that takes you an hour to San Sebastian.

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

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

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

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

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

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

Direct flights to Madrid. From there you can take bus, train or plane to 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