Accompanying persons programme

Accompanying persons programme.

WEDNESDAY THE 12TH OF JUNE

10:00 am  Outing to  Donostia - San Sebastián from the Palacio de Congresos Europa Chile Street.

11:30 am to 1:30 pm Guided visit around the city of Donostia - San Sebastián

  • ANORAMIC VIEW
  • MIRAMAR PALACE / PEINE DEL VIENTO (WIND-SEA SCULPTURE)
  • VISIT TO THE OLD QUARTER
  • LA CONCHA BEACH

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Lunch at the Restaurant Café Oquendo

It is planned that lunch will be held at the restaurant Café Oquendo where we hope that you will enjoy a unique experience with a seafood flavour, in a pleasant venue dedicated to San Sebastian's cuisine.

Café Oquendo is located behind Teatro Vitoria Eugenia. It is an emblematic place that still has its marble tables and its spirit from the early days of Jazz.

Café Oquendo has a décor with motifs of the San Sebastian Film Festival and portraits of film stars. It is a spacious place and its walls are full of many artists, who in the film festival week, will pass through there

A select atmosphere where one can enjoy of the traditional haute cuisine of the Basque Country, preparing all their dishes with top quality products.

3:30 pm Outing to Vitoria - Gasteiz

5:00 pm Arrival at Vitoria- Gasteiz with stops at:

  • Hotel NH Canciller Ayala

THURSDAY THE 13TH OF JUNE

Outing to Bilbao from the following points:

  • 09:45 am  - Hotel NH Canciller Ayala

The accompanying persons accommodated at Hotel Abba Jazz shall go to Hotel NH
Canciller Ayala located 50 metres away.

11:00 am to 1:00 pm Guided visit around the city of Bilbao

  • TEATRO ARRIAGA (OUTDOORS)
  • MODERN PART OF BILBAO
  • OLD QUARTER
  • ENSANCHE AND LA GRAN VÍA
  • VISIT TO THE GUGGENHEIM MUSEUM

1:30 pm to 3:00 pm Lunch at the Restaurant La ribera 

Located in the old fish shops of the historical Ribera Market designed by Pedro Ispizua and recently renovated, La Ribera is a place where one can do almost everything: Have a drink with your friends, start your day with a good brunch overlooking the Ría, pay it culinary homage at its restaurant, have a few well made drinks, go shopping in the Market and have them cook it to your taste, listen to a good Jazz concert or dance all night.

Its gastronomic offer ranges from the traditional pintxos, delicious tapas, gastronomic

menu, a la carte etc. The cuisine stands out by working well with produce from the Market,
fresh vegetables, fish catch of the day, meat from our best farms… suited for al tastes

3:30 pm to 4:30 pm. Visit to Bilbao by boat up its ría (fjord).

5:30 pm Arrival at Vitoria- Gasteiz to the following points;

  • Hotel NH Canciller Ayala  

FRIDAY THE 14TH OF JUNE

Outing towards Salinas de Añana (Álava)
FROM THE FOLLOWING POINTS:

  • 10:30 - Hotel NH Canciller Ayala

11:30 am to 12:30 pm Visit to Salinas de Añana

Located in Salinas de Añana (Álava-Basque Country), 30 kilometres from Vitoria-Gasteiz, in this salty landscape for thousand of years humans have been able to make use of its salt water springs to obtain a product that is essential for life, salt

1:10 pm Arrival at Vitoria- Gasteiz

TO THE FOLLOWING POINTS:

  • EUROPA CONGRESS PALACE

NOTES:

1.- In the event of requiring a special menu, please contact the CONFERENCE TECHNICAL SECRETARY at the time of your inscription.

2.- The social programmes of accompanying persons are subject to change due to changes in timetables or causes outside the control of our organisation.  Any change shall be amended on the Conference's website.