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Vitoria-Gasteiz City Walls

Canton de las Carnicerias, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
+34 945 12 21 60
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Took a walking tour. Although very little has been saved from the old wall, it is interesting too... read more

Reviewed 6 days ago
Edith H
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Middle Age

Are you into castles and churches? Please visit Vitoria, the capital of the Basque territory in... read more

Reviewed 2 weeks ago
SylviaGaby
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  • Average19%
  • Poor2%
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“old town” (3 reviews)
“spain” (3 reviews)
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Canton de las Carnicerias, Vitoria-Gasteiz, Spain
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Reviewed 6 days ago via mobile

Took a walking tour. Although very little has been saved from the old wall, it is interesting too see and it is well restored. There is a lovely hidden garden behind the palace of FVC, but the entrancevis closed and only could be seen, if...More

Thank Edith H
Reviewed 2 weeks ago via mobile

Are you into castles and churches? Please visit Vitoria, the capital of the Basque territory in Spain. The most gorgeous medieval buildings, rich food and amazing hospitality. And if you are in the mood for nice beaches, San Sebastian is just 30 minites away.

Thank SylviaGaby
Reviewed 12 July 2017

The walls are only present in a very few places and are essentially rebuilt with attempts made to create the atmosphere of what once was in cedar blocks.

Thank Pammie56
Reviewed 2 July 2017

At first the atmosphere in this town felt a little uptight. Lot's a bars, lot's of young people hanging around, quite hard rock or alternative. We did not know what to make of it. Unexpectedly we ran into a lot of murals in this town....More

Thank Captain_Cee
Reviewed 14 May 2017

Very special experience! Just like getting lost in the old city while finding a new city within it. It was a great weather when I attended the tour which made it ever better.

Thank May G
Reviewed 18 October 2016

We decided to walk up to the church on the hill as we were on the plaza and what a find! The ancient fortifications have been restored to give travellers an idea of how the city must have been defended in the 11th century with...More

Thank Bluesphynx
Reviewed 11 July 2016

Compared with other city walls we have visited during our trip these were quite minimal, sadly largely destroyed by later developments in the name of progress.

Thank Jane L
Reviewed 30 June 2016

There is not much of the city walls left and touring around the old town is a bit confusing. What is good is that they have travelators in strategic places so you can get up and down more easily

Thank marionvalder
Reviewed 3 January 2016 via mobile

I enjoyed the tranquillity of the old centre during siesta. This town is a hidden gem. Great food and drinks too.

Thank Tom V
Reviewed 15 October 2015

The old town hides amazing buildings, city walls, stories and great pinchos and cafés. Additionally you have the green ring, with forest and parks all around the city, to hike, walk, ride, run...

2  Thank inaxio75
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