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Northern Route stage 07: Bilbao - Portugalete

Towns on the way

Bilbao, Altamira, Urgozo, Retuerto, Sestao, Portugalete

Northern Route stage 07: Bilbao - Portugalete


19,60 km

Mode of transport
  • Bicycle

  • Walking

Main difficulties
This stage begins in the centre of Bilbao, where pilgrims need to take the Paseo de Uribitarte avenue and then stay on the bank of the estuary until Zorrotza, then continue on the BI-3739 road until Sestao. Then the route goes down to the estuary again and continues to Portugalete along the avenue. Cyclists can complete the whole stage by following the left bank of the Bilbao estuary.