BIARRITZ

Biarritz

Biarritz is located 10 minutes from Bayonne and the coast, 65 minutes from Goierri and 50 minutes from the foot of the Pyrenees.

Biarritz is undoubtedly the most beautiful city in the Northern Basque Country, French Basque Country, and its most important tourist center. In the nineteenth century, this wonderful coastline attracting royalty managed across Europe reaching its zenith when Napoleon III decided to move his court here in summer to enjoy the delights of the coast. Later, during the crazy years of the Belle Epoque, it was the turn to another kind of luxury tourism. It is not surprising therefore that most Biarritz buildings that make a paradigm of beauty and elegance date from these two periods. Although it may seem an expensive city, is a pure pleasure to explore on foot, as all genuine pleasures, it is free. There are many attractions that you can visit: the Rock of the Virgin, the Old Port, the Maritime Museum, Port of Fishermen, the Rough Rock, la Grande Plage, Hôtel Du Palais, Clemenceau Square, Casino, and the castles and palaces. Everywhere, in Biarritz, beauty, glamor and luxury come together.

Biarritz