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Uribitarte Pasealekua, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
+34 946 42 41 57
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Good way to spend an hour but would book the longer trip up to the coast next time

Pleasant crew (unless you try to board before they're ready - don't mention the Armada, we did but... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
LargelyMonk
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Banstead, United Kingdom
Lets you see more of the city

If you have an hour to spare, this is a good way to see parts of the city that are still a bit run... read more

Reviewed 2 August 2017
RobbieJEF
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St Andrews, United Kingdom
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Uribitarte Pasealekua, 48001 Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Pleasant crew (unless you try to board before they're ready - don't mention the Armada, we did but I think we got away with it) and there's a bar on board. A straight return trip via some of the yet to be gentrified parts of...More

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Reviewed 2 August 2017

If you have an hour to spare, this is a good way to see parts of the city that are still a bit run down, or waiting to be regenerated. There is still a gritty realness to the part of the river that heads out...More

Thank RobbieJEF
roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Dear RobbieJEF: We are pleased that your trip with Bilboats has been to your liking. I hope you get good photos of the city. We hope to see you soon in Bilbao. Eskerrik asko. A greeting.

Reviewed 1 August 2017

My adult daughter and I made a wise decision to take this ride during our limited visit to Bilbao. We got a sense of the city, savored the architecture especially the Guggenheim from different angles, and got a sense of life in this city transformed...More

Thank KarenGr
roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 5 August 2017

Dear KarenGr: We are pleased that your trip with Bilboats has been to your liking. We hope to see you soon in Bilbao. Eskerrik asko. A greeting.

Reviewed 12 July 2017

What a wise decision to take this one hour cruise despite our limited time in Bilbao. It was a sunny day that enabled us to not only savor amazing views of the Guggenheim, but to get a sense of the city itself. Buildings tell a...More

Thank KarenGr
Reviewed 9 June 2017

We got the last tour of the day at 7.00 in the evening. There was only 11 other customers on board. There was no commentary and not even a safety talk. The two members of staff stayed in the steering cabin all trip. There was...More

Thank Robbie22Manchester
Reviewed 5 June 2017 via mobile

We enjoyed the Bilboat tour very much. We listened to the audio tour in English which was very informative and interesting. Was definitely were the cost and great way to see more of Bilbao

Thank Shelley S
Reviewed 29 May 2017

Having traveled quite a bit, I find that boat tours, if well done, really add background and interest to a city, and most cities are on rivers, oceans or other bodies of water. Even if you don't get a good audio guide, you can see...More

Thank DianaID19
roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 30 May 2017

Dear DianaID19: We are very pleased with your comment. Every day we try that our visitors, besides that seeing a new and beautiful city, go further and understand why and how we have arrived to nowadays, what efforts our ancestors made ... the history of...More

Reviewed 8 November 2016 via mobile

we wanted to do the hour long boat cruise but when we got to the jetty the boat was already going around the first river bend & there was still half hour until listed departure time. watched this happen again on the next departure time....More

Thank Monica B
roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 10 November 2016

Dear Monica b: As it puts on our website and on the poster, in November there are only trips on weekends. On day 7, Monday, the trips we were making were charter trips for the organizers of the badminton world championship. Sorry for the inconvenience...More

Reviewed 17 October 2016

After visiting the funicular, we crossed back over the river and had a river cruise. It was a little chilly but we are tough Yorkshire folk so we sat in splendid isolation on the top deck. You get a wonderful view of the Guggenheim as...More

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roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 18 October 2016

Dear Holidayad ... We are pleased that you enjoyed your visit to our city on our boats. We hope to see you soon in Bilbao. Thank you very much. A greeting.

Reviewed 6 September 2016 via mobile

We found this by chance when walking past the Guggenheim. The boat was just returning from the previous cruise. There wasn't much signage or instruction, so We waited until all of the passengers disembarked and walked down to the boat. The crew at the back...More

Thank Daniel G
roberto g, Gerente at Bilboats, responded to this reviewResponded 8 September 2016

Dear Daniel G: We take note of your suggestions. Your opinion makes us better. Thank you for enjoying Bilbao on our boats. A greeting.

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