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Monte Urgull

Subida Al Castillo, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 21 35 25
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“free museum” (19 reviews)
“worth the climb” (22 reviews)
“nice hike” (16 reviews)
Subida Al Castillo, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
+34 943 21 35 25
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Reviewed 2 days ago

We followed signs to the San Telmo museum through old town and walked by the beach to Mount Urgull. We took our time walking up to the mountain, stopping every so often to just enjoy the nature and the views. The views are just amazing...More

Thank pbtrvl
Reviewed 3 days ago

The place look dated and not well kepted but the view it just breathtaking. The funicular was great fun and the view of La Concha beach is just amazing.

Thank miguel_experimenta
Reviewed 1 week ago

This is worth doing but don't do it in the heat of the day. Try and go very early morning or early evening.

Thank Maree C
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

We walked around the old town, headed for the church and decided to go around it. Before we knew it we were well on our way to the Jesusstatue. Walk slow and enjoy!

Thank TravelExplorePassion
Reviewed 1 week ago via mobile

This is the must of the musts in San Sebastián. Not a very strenuous treck up and very enjoyable peaceful and beautiful views of all parts of SS!

Thank Mikelis V
Reviewed 1 week ago

The views are great, the peacefulness of the forests and trails are relaxing, the museum at the top is interesting - there is no reason not to explore this area of San Sebastian.

Thank DantesDame
Reviewed 1 week ago

A great way to get some views and a walk in near old town. There are some old buildings to tour and some hills.

Thank AlliCats
Reviewed 1 week ago

We found this walk to be well worth the (moderate) effort. There are several paths that can be taken and it appears that most choose to go to the top where the free museum is. We went up a set of rather steep steps after...More

Thank pasweet
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Paved paths lead up this easy hike. There are a few stairs to get to the very top where the castle and the large statue are but it's worth it. Also a small bar with great views of San Sebastian. Monte Urgull has a different...More

1  Thank YYCGirl1985
Reviewed 2 weeks ago

We caught the lovely Funicular tram to the top and walked down. The Tram cost euro 1.50 each and the views from the top are stunning (we were there on a cold but sunny morning)

Thank AndreaSussex_England
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Najwa K
8 July 2016|
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Response from JandR711 | Reviewed this property |
Some public parking nearby but not at base of path. You can drive to the top but takes away from the experience.
3 April 2016|
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Response from Helen H | Reviewed this property |
Think the Street where you board the bus is Salamanca by the river