Bilbao is a town in the municipality, Biscay, Basque Country region, Spain. About 354 900 (2015) inhabitants live in the town. It is the central city in the area. 1:th largest city/town when it comes to inhabitants in the region and the 10:th largest district/town in Spain. Smaller villages, communities and suburbs nearby are Bergara, Azpeitia, Laredo, Arrigorriaga and Sopela. The city is located about 5 meters above sea level. Vitoria-Gasteiz 50 km (c. 235700 pop), Barakaldo 6 km (c. 98500 pop), Algorta 12 km (c. 82600 pop) and Getxo 13 km (c. 80800 pop) are larger neighbouring communities and cities.
Read more about what the town has to offer when it comes to experiences and which companies are located in Biscay. Suggestions on attractions, museums, activities, events, experiences, places and destinations that are worth a visit during your trip to the town Bilbao. Shopping at a mall? Maybe at Artea merkataritza-gunea / Parque Comercial Artea. Museums and art galleries in Bilbao and that could be interesting are Guggenheim Museum Bilbao, Museo Diocesano De Arte Sacro, Bilbao Fine Arts Museum, Museo Taurino, Vanguardia. Galería de Arte, Bilboko Itsasadarra Itsas Museoa / Museo Marítimo Ría de Bilbao and Olentzeroren Baserria. Gardens that are worth a visit and are located in the town centre are Botanical Garden and Albia Garden. Relaxing and beautiful green areas, parks and plantings worth seeing are Parque Etxebarria, Parque de Doña Casilda de Iturrizar and San Estebez Parkea.
Statues and monuments of interesting historical events and persons like Fingerprint Sculpture. Visit nice squares and large open spaces in the central parts of town. Solobarria Plaza, Plaza de Don Federico Moyua, Lehendakari Agirre Plaza, Plaza del Ensanche, Bide-Onera Plaza and Indautxu Plaza are nearby. San Mames and Nuevo Estadio Lasesarre are located nearby if you want to watch sports or go to a concert. Butrón Castle are new as well as old beautiful castles to see and they are located in the town centre. Plaza de Toros de Vista Alegre, are well worth a visit to experience culture at an amphitheatre nearby the town centre. Why not visit Bilbao Eszena, Kafe Antzokia, Teatro Barakaldo, Kultur Leioa Auditorium, Teatro Campos Elíseos and Teatro de Basauri – Social Antzokia to experience and see music, plays and shows nearby Bilbao. Interesting cathedrals or churches that are close by are Iglesia Catedral de Santiago – Done Jakue, Parroquia San Francisco De Asís and Iglesia de San Antón.
Comparison of rental car and car hire from several businesses in the town Bilbao, Spain. Find the best prices for rental cars online. Comparing prices on-line can be very profitable, many smaller companies can otherwise only be booked on site. Rental cars at Bilbao’s train stations (Abando Railway Station 0 km, Ariz Station 4 km and Sondikako geltokia / Estación de Sondika 7 km), travel centre and airports like Bilbao Airport 4 km, Vitoria Airport 45 km, Santander Airport 75 km and San Sebastián Airport 92 km. We have an easy and safe booking of rental cars on-line. Search and choose destination, search for country, city etc. and choose from the list. Car hire where every cost is included, no hidden fees and free cancellations/amendments up to 24 hours before you are supposed to pick up the car. To find the best price we compare following companies La Palma 24, Hertz, Hiper Rent a car, OK Rent a Car, Thrifty, Rhodium, Centauro, Atesa, Class Rent a Car, Firefly, InterRent, Dollar, Autos Aguirre, Marbesol, Flizzr, Budget, Drivalia, Record, Keddy By Europcar, Enterprise, Solmar, Faycan, Niza, Europcar, Sixt, Owners Cars, Goldcar, Orlando, Avis, Alamo.