Bicycle travel in the Basque Country and across the north of Spain is hilly and often wet, but for the iron-hearted, -lunged, -legged, and -bottomed, this is a scenic way to travel and terrific exercise, albeit somewhat perilous on narrow roads often tight for passing motorists.

Bike Rentals

Bici Rent Donosti. This bike shop is right in front of the Playa de Gros beach, and rents out bicycles and mopeds/scooters. The friendly owner, Pablo, can also help with repairs. Paseo de la Zurriola 22, San Sebastián. 943/271173 or 639/016013. May 15–Sept., daily 9:30–8:30; Oct.–May 14, Mon.–Sat. 10–2 and 4–8 (closed Mon. in winter).