As one of the richest and oldest cultures in Europe, the San Sebastian Region has a significant number of churches and monuments dating back to the Middle Ages. These are monuments exude a special atmosphere, with buildings steeped in stories of families and dignitaries. They are places that generate an aura of splendour and magnificence.
EXPLORE HERMITAGE OF LA ANTIGUA
La Antigua is considered the 'cathedral' of Basque chapels and hermitages.
EXPLORE OTEIZA PELOTA COURTS
One of Oteiza's dreams was brought to life in Azkoitia: to experiment with empty spaces in the world of Basque pelota.
EXPLORE LILI PALACE
This magnificent example of medieval architecture can be found in the town of Zestoa.
EXPLORE SANCTI SPIRITI UNIVERSITY
Sanci Spiritus University in Oñati is a Renaissance monument and the first university in the Basque Country.
EXPLORE SANCTUARY OF LOYOLA
Today the shrine is one of the main draws of spiritual tourism in the Basque Country.
EXPLORE SANCTUARY OF ARANTZAZU
At that point, people from the towns of Oñati and Arrasate began to make pilgrimages to the site.