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2 - FRENCH COAST
BAYONNE, BIARRITZ SAINT JEAN DE LUZ AND MORE

In this tour, we bring you to different cities and nice places on the Atlantic Iparralde coast.

Firstly, we’ll drive to Bayonne, where you can walk through the streets of the old town. You’ll be able to visit the cathedral, the citadel and some of the most beautiful and magnificent buildings. During the trip, you’ll have the opportunity to visit a manufacturer of the well known ‘Jambon de Bayonne’ and a typical Basque chocolate manufacturer, where we’ll get an explanation of the products and at the same time have the option to taste them.

Next stop will be the fantastic town of Biarritz, where we take you for a walk through the glamorous Belle Epoque city. You’ll see the magnificent beaches like Cote des Basques and Grand Plage and the Vieux Port (Old Port), where the Empress Maria Eugenia of Montijo, spent some of her holidays. She drew the attention of the European aristocracy, who also started to spend their vacation there. During this time Biarritz developed to a city of high importance.

You’ll walk towards the Casino and Hotel du Palais, where Napoleon and the Empress Maria Eugenia of Montijo stayed during their time in the city.

Biarritz is offering you a variety of restaurants where you can enjoy your lunch or you can have a picnic on the beach.

After lunch we go on our way to Saint Jean de Luz, we’ll stop in Guethary and take a walk around this charming coastal whaling town. Then we’ll continue to Saint Jean de Luz, for a walking tour through the beautiful streets, with all kind of shops and the church, where in 1660, the marriage of Louis XIV and Maria Theresa of Spain took place.

At the end of our day, we’ll take the spectacular coastal road between Socoa and Hendaye, “The Corniche”. From there, you’ll be able to experience one of the most spectular views of the endless sea and wild cliffs.

We arrive back at your hotel around 5pm


Tour info

Duration of the tour is 9 hours

The price includes
Always a happy private (English French German and Dutch-speaking) travel guide
Hotel pick-up and return to
Sweet treat or pintxo break
All transport costs
Visit of the local manufactures and tasting their products

Not included
Lunch – it’s your choice ! Ask your guide

Places you will visit
Bayonne
Biarritz
Guethary
Saint Jean de Luz
Socoa


Rates/Prices

From 75€ per person
up to 6 persons

All of our tours at Ikusi are flexible and can be customized. We want to offer you the best service – for any queries, don’t hesitate to contact us.

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the guide

Remco Roos

Hello my name is Remco Roos and I am specialist in guiding that serves you personal assistance to offer unique experiences in the Basque Country. My goal is to take you to the heart of the Basque Contry’s cultural, gastronomical and geographical treasures.

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