An exceptional tourist attraction

The people of Hondarribia are friendly and welcoming. It’s a place where you feel at home from the moment you set foot in the town. The best way of getting to know people is sitting round a table. Join a group and as the pintxos and txakolí are served you’ll really feel like you’re fitting in. The new wave of Basque cuisine has found its own niche here in the town. Young chefs have settled here and are giving a new modern flair to food in their bars and restaurants. It’s a small place with a big heart. As you explore Hondarribia you’ll discover the generosity of its people.

Vista de Hondarribia

Their historical significance, coupled with their uniquely vibrant and picturesque character have meant that our streets have become famous as a tourist attraction in their own right.

Instagram and social media have broadened their appeal and they are certainly worth making time to explore.

The colours of the houses, the abundance of plants and the unusual designs mean that these streets have earned themselves a reputation as some of the prettiest in the world.