It is one of the most prestigious seaside resorts on the French Atlantic coast and South West France.
For an unforgettable vacation in the Basque Country, you will stop in the city of Biarritz
A seaside resort historically renowned among surfers, Biarritz is an ocean-facing city, also rich in important heritage and numerous sites to visit.
Among the must-see places in the Basque city is the Rocher de la Vierge, emblematic monument of the city.
The lighthouse of Biarritz can also be visited: the ascent of its 250 steps is rewarded by the breathtaking view that one gains on the ocean.
In the city center, the historic sites of Villa Eugenie, the Palace Hotel and the Imperial Chapel testify to the importance of the city under the Second Empire.
Mixing scientific and architectural interest, the large aquarium of Biarritz is housed in a remarkable building of art-deco style.
The Cité de l’Océan is finally the site not to be missed: the history and the functioning of the seas and oceans are deciphered through fun virtual animations, games and interactive exhibitions.
Whether it’s nature lovers, water sports, water sports, cultural discoveries or shopping, activities between Hossegor and Biarritz are not lacking.
The many surf schools offer courses and lessons to audiences of all ages: get started with your family!
In Biarritz, the Maison du Surf is an area entirely dedicated to the surf culture that is the hallmark of the region throughout Europe.
Other water activities can be practiced with family or friends on the ocean or on the lake of Hossegor: paddle, jet ski, canoe, or kite surf for the most sporting ones, and fishing, sea trips, initiation to the sailing or aquatic walk for the most family.
As for sightseeing, concretions caves of Betharram and the prehistoric sites of Isturitz, Oxocelhaya, Sare or Brassempouy appeal to all ages.
On a romantic holiday, enjoy a romantic evening in Biarritz: the program, sunset on the ocean from the Rock of the Virgin and night walk along the coast!