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Santa Clara Island

Bahia de la Concha, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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The pearl of the bay

We visited Santa Clara Island and we liked it very much. It seems that few people visit it and... read more

Reviewed 4 weeks ago
Glory Howl B
Great place to visit

You can get here by boat (rented or regular service from port) or swimming and once here there is a... read more

Reviewed 5 weeks ago
San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain
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Bahia de la Concha, San Sebastian - Donostia, Spain

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

We visited Santa Clara Island and we liked it very much. It seems that few people visit it and, though there is nothing especially interesting or impressive, the local atmosphere is so unique.

Thank Glory Howl B
Reviewed 5 weeks ago

You can get here by boat (rented or regular service from port) or swimming and once here there is a swimming area, a bar, and numerous hiking trails that lead you to some great views and secluded spots. I would definitely recommend a visit.

Thank spain4ayeardotcom
Reviewed 15 October 2016

We took the ferry to the island and spent a glorious day there. Relaxed in the sun at the restaurant/bathing area and went for a walk around the island. The ferry travels from the harbour regularly. Tickets on sale at the harbour and although I...More

Thank Giselle M
Reviewed 4 October 2016

Took the small ferry out to the island where we spent a lovely couple of hours sunbathing and swimming off the quayside. The friendly bar serving food & drinks just makes the whole experience perfect. Def recommended !

Thank happycoupleBucks
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

A twenty minutes boat ride takes you to this green little island in the Concha bay of San Sebastián. The boats run every half hour in summer. It was a bit awkward to find the ticket office and where to board when coming from the...More

2  Thank BarbroT
Reviewed 18 July 2016 via mobile

This island is accessible only by motorboat/shuttle. There are few rustic pathways to follow around the island. Bring mountain type of footwear. There's a bar by the dock ran by amazing people! It gets hot during summer. A must visit for sure, then again, the...More

Thank Aitor O
Reviewed 5 July 2016

If you happen to be in SS during the summer, I would strongly recommend go swimming to Santa Clara Island. I won't take too much time, specially when the tide is low. If you don't feel too inclined to swim, you can also rent some...More

Thank Alex V
Reviewed 8 June 2016 via mobile

On a beautiful sunny day, and in full on holiday mood, we took the "round the bay" boat trip to the island and back. It was a lovely trip and well worth doing. We didn't land on the island, and even in early June there...More

Thank johnhouston2
Reviewed 2 October 2015 via mobile

The guided tour ferry Trip to Santa Clara island was probably the highlight of my stay here! It's a fantastic ferry ride/ tour around the coast taking you past Mont Igledo & Urgell & the combs. It gives you such a great view & feel...More

3  Thank Tania_Meyn
Reviewed 27 September 2015

The Isla de Santa Klara is around 350 meters from the shoreline and most regular swimmers will find the journey easy. Having checked with the lifeguard, we swam from the western edge of La Concha beach, stopping at one of the floating platforms along the...More

2  Thank BenLdn
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