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Flights to Alava

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Alava is a province in northern Spain, bordering France. It's part of the Basque Country, known for its distinct culture and cuisine. This destination offers a mix of experiences. Vitoria-Gasteiz, the capital, has a charming medieval old town alongside contemporary art museums. You can explore historical sites like the Santa María Cathedral or visit wineries in Rioja Alavesa, a renowned wine region. For outdoor enthusiasts, Alava has nature reserves with hiking trails and opportunities for activities like white-water rafting. Alava could be a good choice if you're interested in a mix of culture, gastronomy, and outdoor activities.

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Airports near Alava

You have choices when it comes to reaching Alava. Here is a selection of 4 airports you can fly to when travelling to Alava.

Bilbao Airport

Located approximately 60 kilometres northeast of Alava, Bilbao Airport is the closest international airport to the city. It offers a wide range of domestic and international flights, making it a convenient option for travellers.


Vitoria Airport

Situated within Alava itself, Vitoria Airport is a regional airport that serves domestic flights. While it may not have as many international connections as Bilbao Airport, it can still be a viable option for travellers looking for a more local airport.


Santander Airport

Located around 130 kilometres northwest of Alava, Santander Airport is another international airport that can be considered. Although it is a bit further away, it offers a variety of domestic and international flights, and driving to Alava from there is a scenic journey.


Biarritz Airport

If you are willing to drive a bit further, Biarritz Airport in France is an option worth considering. Situated approximately 150 kilometres west of Alava, it offers a range of domestic and international flights. However, keep in mind that you would need to cross the border between Spain and France.

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Things to do in Alava

Exploring Alava's many attractions can be overwhelming, so we've handpicked our top 3:

Experience the Timeless Elegance of the Santa María Cathedral

Step into the heart of Alava's rich history and marvel at the stunning architecture of the Santa María Cathedral. This iconic landmark is not just a place of worship, but a testament to the region's artistic and cultural heritage.

Discover the Magic of the Rioja Alavesa Wine Region

Embark on a sensory journey through the lush vineyards of Rioja Alavesa. Sample world-class wines, learn about the intricate winemaking process, and soak in the breathtaking views of this picturesque region.

Unleash Your Inner Adventurer at the Valderejo Natural Park

Immerse yourself in the untouched beauty of Alava's landscapes at the Valderejo Natural Park. From hiking and bird-watching to exploring ancient ruins, this natural haven offers a unique blend of adventure and tranquility.

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