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Long rocky/stoney beach

We parked at the car park (the long access road has numerous speed bumps) which is on the cliffs... read more

Reviewed 4 March 2018
Camberley, United Kingdom

I worked at a school here. To get to the beach you must treck through the woods where a lot of... read more

Reviewed 26 January 2017
Kieron D
Barcelona, Cataluña, Spain
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3 Mar 2018
“Long rocky/stoney beach”
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Acantilados de Punta Galea, Bilbao, Spain
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Reviewed 4 March 2018

We parked at the car park (the long access road has numerous speed bumps) which is on the cliffs above the beach and although we didn’t walk down, you get views right along it from the many vantage points overlooking. Although it was early March...More

Date of experience: March 2018
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Reviewed 26 January 2017

I worked at a school here. To get to the beach you must treck through the woods where a lot of cruising goes on even during the daytime so be careful.

Date of experience: May 2016
1  Thank Kieron D
Reviewed 14 July 2016

I was in Bilbao for a music festival (Bilbao BBK Live) and decided to take one day for some sightseeing. I love beaches, and read about this beach on Tripadvisor and decided to check it out. Getting there is fairly easy - you take the...More

Date of experience: July 2016
9  Thank asiganamadrid
Reviewed 13 June 2016 via mobile

Visited here on a cloudy but warm day in June. Still many people on the beach enjoying the warm weather. The water was calm but cold making only a quick dip possible. Steep walk down to the beach so bare that in mind for the...More

Date of experience: June 2016
1  Thank The_Macs84
Reviewed 29 March 2015

The most beuatiful experience in my life. It is hard to explain to others. Anyway in few words it was simply amazing. Huge cliffs, sun, strong wind, loud sound of the sea and breaking waves, nice smelling air, total freedom, 8 hours spent by walking...More

Date of experience: March 2015
10  Thank zazvorce
Reviewed 17 July 2014 via mobile

Grab some beer n go for a walk.. You'll love it.. I'm really happy that I didn't miss this place during my visit to Bilbao...

8  Thank shimonfigarado
Reviewed 5 August 2013

There are many lovely beaches that criss-cross the Cantabrian Sea and the Spanish and French coastline. I recall certain days last year and back in the l960's and 70's when I spent a few hours sunbathing and swimming in the waters below the lovely Pyrenees...More

Date of experience: September 2012
4  Thank basquel
Reviewed 18 May 2013

Nearly missed this. It is a fantastic and easy trip up the mountain and the walk around at the top and the photo opportunity is not to be missed

Date of experience: May 2013
7  Thank Clatu28
Reviewed 24 January 2013

Beautiful place,easily accessible from Bilbao,there is a beautiful walkway along the hill from Sopelana to Azkorri.I really enjoyed it.

Date of experience: August 2012
7  Thank ABrainBat
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22 June 2016|
Response from The_Macs84 | Reviewed this property |
Get the Metro to Larrabasterra(35-40mins). Its then a 15-20 minute walk from the train station following the street signs