Are you coming at the INTERNATIONAL JAZZ FESTIVAL?
- 2016 Jun 28
The Heineken Jazz Festival takes more than a half a century bringing the best jazz to our city. It has become both for national and for international people an event you can not miss. If you are one of those fans that have come to celebrate this event to San Sebastian...Here are a few ideas to make your visit a perfect one!
Carteles Heineken Jazzaldia
You can´t miss them...
Eating a pintxo: Going for pintxos in San Sebastián is a way to learn about our culture; you’ll enjoy laughs and conversation as you stay on the move, visit busy bars and generally have a great time.
Enjoying the parks and nature: San Sebastián has a marvellous natural green landscape, surrounded by mountains and with numerous parks and gardens. Discover our mountains, parks and gardens and enjoy the city's most natural side
From 20th to 22nd of July Shopping Jazz is organized, an event that is included in the agenda of the Heineken Jazzaldia. Among others, they organize concerts, street markets and different events ...to generate a greater festive atmosphere.
Shoppin Jazz - Donostia Shops
Also, get ready to take to the streets, because San Sebastián is like a huge open-air shopping centre. Although at Easter some shops close, many others stay open, above all in Downtown and the Old Town. If...
- You’d like to find a souvenir of San Sebastián... Basque crafts for instance
- You'd like to find a little something for your partner... in the heaps of fashion boutiques
- You’d like something for your children... check out our quality toy shops
- You want to look your best in the photographs... the best hairdressers' perfume shops, y jewellers’, and much more.
- No doubt about it, what you need is our shopping map!
Time is short to get to know the city ... but don't despair! Let the experts take you round the major highlights of the city in only 120 minutes:
Come and discover Antigua neighbourhood! The comb of the wind’, Ondarreta beach, Miramar Palace and its amazing gardens and wonderful views: History and art in front of the sea
¡Come and discover Egia neighbourhood! Step into the Cristina Enea Park, a green oasis in the heart of San Sebastian.And finish the visit with the view from Tabakalera’s terrace: Urban nature
If you want to visit the Old Town (Parte Vieja), take the San Sebastián Essential guided tour.
WHERE TO EAT?
You’re in San Sebastián! … The foodie Mecca, the crème de la crème of good eating and finger-licking cuisine. Here you'll find whatever you want, from Michelin stars (did you know that San Sebastián is the city with most Michelin stars per square metre in the world?) to pintxo bars, vegetarian options, cider houses, restaurants serving international cuisine... As many suggestions as there are colours. Don’t waste time, consult our Restaurant Guide.
La Bretxa Market. Pintxos. Arzak.
As always, we’ll be delighted to answer your questions at the Tourist Office.
|From Monday to Saturday||09:00 - 20:00|
|Sunday||10:00 - 19:00|