Zumaia

Flysch of Zumaia: a wonder of nature

Flysch of Zumaia: a wonder of nature

The coast of Zumaia is part of the Basque Coast UNESCO Geopark. Located in between a bay and the rugged coast of Guipuzcoa, this small fishing village made famous by the TV series Game of Thrones has one of the most impressive and unusual archaeological formations on Earth: the Flysch of Zumaia. But what exactly is a Flysch and why is it so unique?