Discover Getxo. A majestic municipality overflowing with unique landscapes

Welcome to Getxo! A charming town located just 20 minutes from Bilbao.

Discover all the possibilities Getxo offers you

What to see

To visit Getxo is to explore its corners, from the Bizkaia Hanging Bridge to the cliffs of La Galea, it hides unique majestic spaces, steeped in history in a natural and abrupt landscape with the Gulf of Bizkaia in the background.

Getxo’s Monuments and Culture

Visit the Bizkaia Bridge, take a boat tour, see Getxo’s heritage from a taxi, a literary route, a route through architecture … these are just some of the activities that we propose to discover the most monumental Getxo

Getxo coast

Enjoy many marine experiences on the Getxo coast. Sailing trips, surfing, jet boarding, paddle surfing, jet skis, walks along the seabed, apnea, tastings and tastings on a sailboat, etc.

Getxo active

For those of you who want to feel full of activity, in Getxo you can practice bungee jumping, climbing, skateboarding, renting or tours by bike and electric scooter, horse riding, bird watching, yoga, chi kung, tai chi …

Family tourism

A sailing trip, a cookery workshop, a guided boat tour, a geological route through the Flysch of La Galea … If you spend a few days in Getxo, these are some of the plans that you can do as a family.


The Basque Country offers its visitors a phenomenal gastronomic culture, and Getxo is no exception. Get to know the tastiest side of the town.


Getxo has shopping areas so you can take a special memory of your visit. From traditional places with typical products, to the most modern shops and the latest trends…


Don’t miss out on all the cultural and leisure offer in Getxo. Live music concerts, plays, parties, art exhibitions, photography festivals…

Where to sleep

In Getxo you will find charming hotels, some of them by the sea. With the Getxo Gives You promotion, if you stay a minimum of 2 nights, and get some presents. 

Getting around Getxo

By metro, bus, taxi, through the network of bidegorris (non-motorised vehicle route), public or private bicycle, car, in panoramic elevators, crossing the estuary by boat or in the basket of the Hanging Bridge …