Monte Urgull, San Sebastian - Donostia
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Appreciate panoramic views of San Sebastián and La Concha beach from the top of Monte Urgull. Originally used as a military lookout, the mountain now serves as an urban park and features several historic structures, museums, and scenic vantage points. Tour the 12th-century castle that sits atop the mountain at almost 250 m (800 ft) above the city. Climb the castle towers for the best views of the Jesus monument overlooking the beautiful bay. Walk down to the city center through the historic port, where you can stop for a fresh seafood meal. Before you head to San Sebastian - Donostia, plan trip itinerary details with our user-friendly San Sebastian - Donostia trip itinerary maker, to make sure you see all that San Sebastian - Donostia has to offer, including Monte Urgull.
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  • Worth the effort of climbing, it has some magnificent views of La Concha and practically all San Sebastián. Good place to get a general idea of the city and take good pictures
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  • A nice rise walk, do not I advise if you get tired a lot, but the effort is worthwhile. There are gazebos, benches along the way and arriving a medieval castle and some great views. The only downside air that made, but over time can not fight...
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  • Google maps failed there. Completely. We realized that after circumventing the mountain 360°. Then we just took the road up and got there. Great trail, all of it. Great view all over from all angles.