The Essential
In addition to its superb beach, Lekeitio boasts a historical centre that has it all. In the port and fishermen's area, you can while away some time on a café terrace or, in the afternoon, observe the women gathering their nets. Close to the port is the church, which has a magnificent Flemish Gothic retable dating from 1512, one of the largest in Spain, on a par with those in Toleda and Seville. Finally, the Santa Catalina Lighthouse, presenting sailing techniques, offers lovely views..