Boat Route Reservation

Regular boat routes around Urdaibai

Caves of Ogoño-Elantxobe Route *"Recommended"

Bermeo- Izaro (north) - Ogoño - Elantxobe - Izaro (south) - Mundaka – Bermeo

13€ Adults
8€ Children

Season:
From March to October
To see schedules and availability:
Click on "Book now"


Duration:1 hour

S. Juan Gaztelugatxe - Game of Thrones

Bermeo – Cape Matxitxako - Rock of Akatz - San Juan de Gaztelugatxe - Bermeo

13€ Adults
8€ Children

Season:
From March to October
To see schedules and availability:
Click on "Book now"


Duration:1 hour

Rental to private groups with skipper.

The group decides date, time and route (minimum 14 people or assume its price)

1h. 13€ Adults
8€ Children

Season:
All year
For more information and schedules
Click on "+ info"


Duration: You decide

01 Place of departure

Bermeo’s marina, parking ENTRANCE next to the sculpture La Ola

02 Details

It is recommended to be 10 minutes before the start of the activity. Animals are NOT allowed on board

03 Payments

Free cancellation up to 1 day before. Discount for groups from 6 people.

04 +Information

In case of bad weather, a cancellation message will be sent as soon as possible.

Cetacean Sighting. April to October Departures with Ekoetxea-Urdaibai Center:

RESERVATIONS: Centro de Biodiversidad Ekoetxea-Urdaibai, Phone: 94 687 04 02

Guided routes Northern Matxitxako, limit of the continental platform.

It takes about one hour to get to the sighting area, located at 8 miles from Bermeo. Once there, the boat slows down to facilitate the search and observation of cetaceans and we take a tour of an underwater canyon, the place where they are usually found.

Standard Route: 4 hours 30 m

  • Departure dates: Saturdays from April to October
  • Duration: 4 hours 30 minutes (from 09:30 to 14:00)
  • Price: Adults € 40, Children (7 to 12 years old) € 28
  • Reservations on the phone. 946870402 or email info.urdaibai@ekoetxea.eus

Route PRO: 6 hours

  • Departure dates: some Saturdays from April to October. Consult at Ekoetxea-Urdaibai
  • Duration: 6 hours (from 09:00 to 15:00)
  • Price: € 48 (only over 14 years old)
  • Reservations on the phone. 946870402 or email info.urdaibai@ekoetxea.eus

Departures with verballenas.com:

RESERVATIONS: info@verballenas.com

Guided tour by nature expert Gorka Ocio, in a route beyond the limit of the continental shelf.

It will take a little more than 1 hour to reach the edge of the platform, where the marine canyon is located, where the large marine mammals live. Once arrived here, the boat will sail at a constant speed in search of the desired cetaceans.

Verballenas Route: 8 hours

  • Departure dates: July: Friday. August: Thursday and Friday. September-October: Friday and Sunday
  • Duration: 8 hours (from 08:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.)
  • Price: Adults € 69, Children (from 10 to 14 years old) € 65
  • Reservations at info@verballenas.com

It is recommended to bring warm clothing, a raincoat, sunglasses, a hat and a photo or video camera. In addition to food (nuts, potatoes ...) and drinks, and not having previously had dairy, juices ...

Thanks to the partnership between the Ekoetxea-Urdaibai Center, Verballenas.com and Hegaluze Itsas Zerbitzuak, sl, under the "Cetacean at 10" program, it has been established a protocol for the development of this activity:

  • The trips are used to collect data on cetaceans which then serve scientists for their research.
  • At all times, the legal regulations regarding sightings (speed, route, time spent with cetaceans ...) is respected.