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Bilbao Greeters Private Day Tours

Bilbao, Spain
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Like walking around town with a friend

I had a great afternoon with Esti, who showed me things that I would not have come across by... read more

Reviewed 1 week ago
Sydney, Australia
A wonderful introduction to Bilbao!

This was our first visit to Bilbao and Jose Maria was our greeter. Immediately he impressed us... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Sydney, Australia
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Come and join us for an unforgettable visit to Bilbao!Welcome to Eusko Greeters, a non-profit organization founded in 2011 that offers visitors a new form of alternative tourism and, in particular, a new welcoming policy based on voluntary participation. The main objective of this service is the cultural exchange, for the visitors and Greeters (locals). Eusko Greeters has already launched the Bilbao Greeters Program to provide the service, free of charge, in Bilbao and the surroundings. Donostia and Gasteiz programs will follow soon. Please register, via email, at least two weeks in advance of your arrival in Bilbao.
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Reviewed 1 week ago

I had a great afternoon with Esti, who showed me things that I would not have come across by myself. She gave me excellent background information and really made me see Bilbao from a local's perspective. I hadn't heard of the Greeters Network before, but...More

Thank izalt
Reviewed 4 weeks ago

This was our first visit to Bilbao and Jose Maria was our greeter. Immediately he impressed us with his extensive knowledge of and passion for his city. Intelligent, well-educated, and with a generosity of spirit, Jose Maria gave us many fascinating insights as he led...More

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Reviewed 24 May 2017

Our afternoon spent with greeter Begona Guillen really made our trip special. She was enthusiastic, knowledgeable and very friendly. . She was generous with her time after she had worked a full day at her school! A visit to Bilbao with simply a guide book...More

Thank Verochick
Reviewed 8 May 2017

Lovely way to get the low down on Bibao from a local. Well organised. No pressure to donate a contribution by PayPal to the head office, as they are all volunteers. Highly recommended.

Thank triciavj55
Reviewed 21 April 2017

The Greeters provided a wonderful guide for us. Sr. Jose grew up in Bilbao and is now retired and giving these tours to share his love and knowledge foe his city. This tour was so much more in depth than any group tour you could...More

Thank Ronn B
Reviewed 12 April 2017

We only found these guys a few days before we travelled but despite asking for 2 weeks notice on the website, they managed to find us a guide. Bearing in mind that guides are all volunteers who give up their personal time to show you...More

Thank Footstepper08
Reviewed 12 April 2017

I booked it online based on some great reviews on tripadvisor...Not disappointed at all! I received the information about the Greeter appointed to meet me, one week in advance. Estibaliz made contact via email and we set a meeting at Arriaga Theatre Sunday morning. She...More

Thank Mespanish
Reviewed 31 March 2017

We recently used this service while visiting Bilbao. We have used this service in several US cities and really enjoy meeting local people who enjoy showing you their city. Our guide was Roberto and we had a great night. Roberto met us at our hotel...More

Reviewed 25 March 2017 via mobile

Found about Bilbao Greeters reviews for our Hotel Miro via TA. We had Ander as our tour guide and he was so knowledgeable of Bilbao. He helped us to obtain a Baric card so we could use the trams, buses, etc they the city. He...More

Thank RJS226
Reviewed 15 March 2017

My husband and I were in Bilbao for the day (off a cruise) and toured Bilbao with Marivi Puente as our guide. It was a wonderful experience! We were interested in architecture and sampling pinxtos, and she made sure we saw all of that and...More

Thank Ramble-and-Trek
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20 August 2016|
Response from BilbaoGreeters | Property representative |
Helloooo! Unfortunately, we don't have greeters available this week. Last-minute requests can't often be accommodated. Please have in mind you are arriving in a very special week in Bilbao. We call it "Aste Nagusia" or big... More
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16 August 2016|
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Response from Heriberto_Burgos | Reviewed this property |
There is no charge but the website informs of the possibility of making a donation to their organization, which I gladly did.
4 June 2016|
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Response from MaineSailorDude | Reviewed this property |
Sorry, but this app is giving me trouble, refusing to send because my answer supposedly contains HTML characters. We just sent an email to the address on the group's website and got a quick reply. Michael