Only 20 minutes by car and 35 minutes through the topo train.
Tradition and modernity go hand in hand in this "small" big city with touches of the Belle Époque (Golden Age) that has a top-flight cultural agenda with its international film and jazz festivals and its first-class cultural programme.
More than that, San Sebastian is the world capital of the pintxo. Gastronomy rivals nature as the most attractive feature of this city that's world famous for its cuisine and chefs, and boasts 16 Michelin stars.
The Tamborrada (january), jazz festival (july) ou la Semana Grande international fireworks contest (15th august's week) are the most famous events of San Sebastian.
The city will be the European capital of culture in 2016.
San Sebastian Tourist Office
Alameda del Boulevard, 8,
20003 Donostia-San Sebastián
+ 34 943 48 11 66