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Ría de Bilbao & Bahía del Abra Tourist Boat
Activities in Bilbao

Ría de Bilbao & Bahía del Abra Tourist Boat

9.30 / 10
100% recommended, the attentive and helpful crew and the beautiful boat. We repeat for sure.
10 Mariana
  • New
  • English English
  • 1 day

The Guggenheim, the Suspension Bridge, the Santurtzi Pass... Discover Biscay in its entirety with this Ría de Bilbao & Bahía del Abra Tourist Boat. Hop on and off the boat whenever you want.

Ría de Bilbao & Bahía del Abra Tourist Boat

The crossing starts at the pier in Plaza Pío Baroja. The boat trip along the Ría de Bilbao estuary and the Abra Bay is carried out on board a traditional boat with indoor and outdoor seats so that you can enjoy a panoramic route along the Ría del Nervión.

During the journey, which takes approximately two and a half hours, you'll see locations including the Deusto Canal, the Portugalete Suspension Bridge, the town of Getxo and the fishing port of Santurtzi. Both in Bilbao and in Getxo, Portugalete or Santurtzi, you can go ashore to visit their main monuments at your leisure, as you can enjoy the tourist boat for 24 hours.

How it works

The ticket is valid for 24 hours. During this time you can get on and off the tourist boat as many times as you like and from any of the ports on the route (Bilbao, Getxo, Portugalete or Santurtzi).

April to October

In the months of April, May, June and October the last trip to Bilbao will not be available (at 7 pm), except on weekends and public holidays.

Covid-19 Measures

All of our providers comply with local legislation and applicable health recommendations regarding protection and safety, to help avoid the spread of Covid-19. Specifically, the provider of this tour will apply the following measures:

  • A safe distance of one metre between clients will be maintained whenever possible.
  • The use of masks is obligatory. The client must bring their own mask.
  • Alcohol gel will be available before, during, and after the service.
  • All those running the service (guide, driver etc...) will wear a mask throughout its duration.
  • The transport used will be disinfected before and after each service and deep-cleaned every 24 hours.
  • Showing your voucher on your phone will be enough, and it is not necessary to print anything.
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Adults Over 65 years old Children between 4 and 10 years old Children under 3 years old
US$ 22.30
US$ 15.30
US$ 15.30
US$ 1.20
  • Adults

    US$ 22.30
  • Over 65 years old

    US$ 15.30
  • Children between 4 and 10 years old

    US$ 15.30
  • Children under 3 years old

    US$ 1.20

More Information


1 day.

Language English

The tour is carried out with an audio guide in English.


Unlimited use of the tourist boat for 24 hours.

English audio guide.

When to book?

Book as soon as possible to guarantee availability, especially during public holidays and festivities.

If there are still places available, you can book until the previous day (local time in Bilbao).

Digital voucher

We will send you a voucher that you can show on your phone to take part in the activity.

Frequently asked questions

  • Q - How to book?

    A - To reserve the activity, choose the date and complete the form on this page. You will receive your confirmation immediately.

If you still have more questions, check out our section on frequently asked questions. If you need help to book an activity or have any enquiries, please contact us.


No (not suitable for people with reduced mobility).

US$ 22.30
No hidden fees or surcharges
Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the service starts


Free! Free cancellation up to 24 hours before the activity starts. If you cancel under this time or do not show up, you will not be refunded.

Meeting point

Plaza Pío Baroja pier