4 days
Duration
France, Spain
Location

The Basque tour offers you the possibility to discover enchanting places of Norh Spain and South France. Breathtaking landscapes, charming cities and great food will make this trip a unique experience.

Basque Country Tour

Basque Country Tour – TRIP HIGHLIGHTS

  • Visit the wonderful city of San Sebastian, European capital of culture 2016
  • Enjoy two different cooking lessons, one in France, the other in Spain
  • Discover exhibitions, activities, events in the futuristic Guggenheim museum
  • Try your luck at Biarritz’ casino
  • Be enchanted by breathtaking landscapes

TRIP AT A GLANCE

  • Day (1) San Sebastian
  • Day (2) Bilbao
  • Day (3) Saint Jean de Luz
  • Day (4) Biarritz

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(Day 1) Welcome to San Sebastian

The best way to enjoy this wonderful city is to combine a car and a walking tour. Discover the old town, temples, museums and the magnificient cathedral before being escorted by car to the near Igeldo a mountain from which you can admire a unique landscape. In order to make you experience the local traditions, the tapas tour will allow to taste the best miniature food in different bars. Have fun thanks to the many attractions of the night life of San Sebastian.

(Day 2) Bilbao

Bilbao offers a perfect combination between sea and mountain, leisure and culture, tradition and modern architecure. Walk trhough the Zubizuri Bridge designed by Santiago Calatrava and reach the futuristic Guggenheim museum. Be inspired by the magnificient old town and enjoy a board trip on the river Nervion. In the afternoon experience a funny cooking lesson that will allow you to prepare delicious Spanish dishes.

(Day 3) San Jean de Luz

Enjoy your stay at Saint Jean de Luz well known for its beautiful beaches, a huge variery of sport water, a charming center and the dancing summer festival. These dances are representations of daily life and traditonal crafts, and recall the past of the Basque people. Immerse yourself in this warm and young atmosphere full of fun and colours. Experience a great wine tasting tour and savour the exceptional wine of this region. Relax in a luxury Thalasso Spa before starting your second cooking lesson with a French chef.

(Day 4) Biarritz

The wonderful city of Biarritz surfs on a wave of effervescent youth. Here the mood is festive with that colourful brand of celebration that the Basques know how to sing and dance so well the whole year long! The city is proud of its history and its culture but equally, thanks to its cosmopolitan past, it is always receptive to new influences.

Discover the principal milestones of the town’s history at the Musée Historique de Biarritz, housed in a former Anglican church. Listen to the commentary whilst visiting the charming Imperial Chapel. Don’t hesitate to climb the 248 steps of the Lighthouse. Immerse yourself in the oriental culture of the Musée Asiatica. Enjoy the variety of natural landscapes: from the Pointe Saint-Martin (Lighthouse) to the Côte des Basques via the Grande-Plage and the Rocher de la Vierge, the coastline abounds with sights and scenes awaiting discovery.

Starting from 790 euros per person (on a base of minimum 2 persons)

The price includes: double room accommodation in a 3* hotel, Transfers by train, 3 hours of private guide in each city, 2 special dinners

For a customized offer, please inquire for a prompt offer. The price is customized based on the category hotel choice, travel dates, and other customer preferences.

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Most tours are customized for private travel according to your preferences and dates.






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