Aiming to explore the gorgeous Basque Country through a sensitive journey with AEGEE Bilbao? Then, this Short Summer Course is for you!
During 8 days, you will enjoy not only one of the best festivals ever (Aste Nagusia, in Bilbao), but also the Bay of Biscay, full of magnificent landscapes and amazing beaches. These are perfect not only for sunbathing but also for surfing, hiking through magic woods, and sightseeing places where mountains, the sea and Game of Thrones collide… If this sounds good to you, let’s add some hyper motivated AEGEEans from all over Europe willing to make the most of their summer! Already curious, right?
AEGEE-Bilbao is organizing one of those weeks you will remember forever! Discover the Basque Country, its culture, its language, its parties! Your five senses will be working at 100% during our various activities, journeys and WS.
Are you ready for it? Sign up and experience it the Basque way!
Exploring yourself through a sensitive journey in the Basque Country
Bilbao: Aste NagusiaBilbao, with over 1,000,000 inhabitants, crowns itself as the main cosmopolitan city in the area, made up with a different variety of art galleries, remarkable buildings and the magic attached tothe Seven Streets, the original nucleus of the city. As a representation of these, you will find our worldwide known festival: Aste Nagusia, where people from all over the country join to discover the Basque culture and celebrate the end of the summer.
San Juan de GaztelugatxeSan Juan de Gaztelugatxe is a really must in your visit, a tiny islet in the coastal of Bermeo, connected to the mainland by a stone bridge. At a point, the bridge turns into an endless footbridge leading to the top of the rock, where the famous worldwide series “Game of Thrones” was filmed. Remember Dragonstone?
GernikaGernika is a small village replete of symbolism and significance for Basque people, due to its democracy and historic memory. The town where the first Basque Premier was sworn, the place where the story of the bombing and destruction inspired Picasso to paint one of its masterpieces.
SopelanaSopelana, known as a meeting point for surfers and adventure sport players, provides its beautiful beaches and cliffs to create the perfect atmosphere and enjoy the basque coast in its magnificence.