The town’s iconic laminated steel viaduct was opened in 1864 and weighs 18,000 tonnes. There is a difference in vault levels of 34 metres, and it’s 289 metres long in total. Its location imbued it with strategic value: the railway joining Irún and Madrid crossed this viaduct, so it became a connecting point between the port of Pasaia, Aragón and Castilla. It operated until July of 1995, when it was replaced by a concrete structure placed parallel to the viaduct.
Tourist Office Ormaiztegi
• March-October: Tuesday – Saturday and public holidays 10:00 – 14:00 / 16:00 – 19:00 | Sunday 10:00 – 14:00
• November-February: Tuesday – Friday and Sunday 10:00 – 14:00 | Saturday and public holidays 10:00 – 14:00 / 16:00 – 19:00
• Closed: every Monday 1st and 6th of January, 1st of May and 30th of November
Languages: Euskera, Castellano, English, Français
• Normal: 3 €
• Groups (5 or more people): 2 €
• Reduced fare: 1,5 € (students, groups, pensioners, unemployed people, members of Kulturgune Bastero Andoain, members of Nekatur, eusko ikaskuntza and hirukide)
• Guided tour: 1€
• Free: every Thursday.
Address: Caserío Iriarte Erdikoa, Muxika egurastokia 6
Phone: 943 88 99 00
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This tour is closely linked to the figure of Jose Miguel Barandiaran, father of the basque culture
Going up the bed of the Agauntza river, listening to the sound of the water and feeling the freshness of the river, we leave the urban nucleus of San Gregorio to enter a wonderful area of farmhouses
This environment very close to the Parketxe of Lizarrusti and unknown to many, has something very special
This path runs through the forests of the General Parzoneria of Gipuzkoa and Alava
Route made by pilgrims and travelers in the middleage starting from Zegama, the entry to Aizkorri
Beautiful route around the well-known port of Otzaurte that allows us to see animals
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