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Bosque de Oma

Bosque de Oma Review

On the road to Kortezubi, 5 km (3 miles) from Guernica, stop off at the Urdaibai Natural Reserve for a stroll through the Bosque de Oma, also known simply as Bosque Pintado (Painted Forest) because of the rows of trees vividly painted by Basque artist Agustín Ibarrola. It's a striking and successful marriage of art and nature. The nearby Cuevas de Santimamiñe have important prehistoric cave paintings that can be accessed virtually at a visitor center.

    Contact Information

  • Address: Barrio Basondo, Kortezubi, 48315
  • Phone: 94/465–1657
  • Location: Mundaka
Updated: 03-12-2014

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