10 days in The Pyrenees Itinerary

10 days in The Pyrenees Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Biarritz, France
— 2 nights
2
Lourdes, France
— 1 night
3
Alquezar, Spain
— 1 night
4
Sort, Spain
— 1 night
5
Carcassonne, France
— 3 nights
6
Toulouse, France
— 1 night

2
nights
Biarritz, France

A popular holiday destination with world-class surfing, Biarritz has interesting coastal rock formations and stellar waves that make this luxurious seaside town popular with tourists and surfers alike.
Get out of town with these interesting Biarritz side-trips: Le Mont Artzamendi (in Itxassou), Aquazone Aquatic Park (in Saint-Pee-sur-Nivelle) and River Rafting & Tubing (in Bidarray). And it doesn't end there: pause for some photo ops at Rocher de la Vierge, kick back and relax at La Cote des Basques, get up close and personal with brilliant marine life at Aquarium de Biarritz, and experience rural life at Ferme d'Agerria.

Use Inspirock's suggestions to plan your Biarritz trip and find the best activities and attractions for your vacation.

Brussels, Belgium to Biarritz is an approximately 5-hour combination of train and flight. You can also fly; or drive. Traveling from Brussels in July, you can expect nighttime temperatures to be a bit warmer in Biarritz, with lows of °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 14th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Lourdes.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Parks Adventure

Side Trips

Le Mont Artzamendi, Ferme d'Agerria, Aquazone Aquatic Park, L'Atelier du Piment, River Rafting & Tubing
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River Rafting & Tubing
Rocher de la Vierge ©
Rocher de la Vierge
Aquarium de Biarritz ©
Aquarium de Biarritz

1
night
Lourdes, France

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. On the 15th (Wed), get to know the resident critters at Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Grotte de Massabielle, and then take in the spiritual surroundings of Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes.

To find traveler tips, where to stay, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Lourdes trip itinerary planner.

Getting from Biarritz to Lourdes by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July in Lourdes, expect temperatures between °C during the day and °C at night. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) to allow time to travel to Alquezar.

Things to do in Lourdes

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trip

Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees
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Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees ©
Parc Animalier Des Pyrenees
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes ©
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes

1
night
Alquezar, Spain

Alquézar is a municipality in the province of Huesca, in the autonomous community of Aragon, Spain. On the 16th (Thu), take in the dramatic natural features at Abrigos De Mallata, make a trip to Colegiata Santa Maria la Mayor, thentrek along Ruta De Las Pasarelas, and finally skim along the rocks with a canyoning and rapelling tour.

To find photos, traveler tips, other places to visit, and other tourist information, go to the Alquezar online trip itinerary builder.

You can drive from Lourdes to Alquezar in 4 hours. Traveling from Lourdes in July, things will get somewhat warmer in Alquezar: highs are around °C and lows about °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 16th (Thu) early enough to go by car to Sort.

Things to do in Alquezar

Outdoors Parks Nature

Side Trip

Abrigos De Mallata
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Canyoning & Rappelling Tours
Colegiata Santa Maria la Mayor ©
Colegiata Santa Maria la Mayor
Abrigos De Mallata ©
Abrigos De Mallata

1
night
Sort, Spain

On the 17th (Fri), head outdoors with Aiguadicciorialp and then relax and float downstream with a rafting and tubing tour.

To see reviews, where to stay, photos, and more tourist information, read Sort trip itinerary site.

Traveling by car from Alquezar to Sort takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and bus. Traveling from Alquezar in July, expect a bit warmer with lows of °C in Sort. Finish your sightseeing early on the 17th (Fri) to allow enough time to travel to Carcassonne.

Things to do in Sort

Outdoors Adventure Tours

Side Trip

Aiguadicciorialp
Highlights from your plan
River Rafting & Tubing
Aiguadicciorialp ©
Aiguadicciorialp

3
nights
Carcassonne, France

Carcassonne ©
Best known as a fortified town, Carcassonne is a walled city that provided the inspiration for the castle in Disney's "Sleeping Beauty" and the location for many scenes in Kevin Costner's movie "Robin Hood." For a daily dose of excitement, medieval jousting tournaments are held twice per day between the two walls--while this may sound like a typical touristy show, it's actually an entertaining display of combative competition and horsemanship.
Carcassonne is known for historic sites, nature, and museums. Your plan includes some of its best attractions: get to know the fascinating history of Cité de Carcassonne, explore the activities along Lac de la Cavayere, take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Nazaire, and do a tasting at O'Vineyards.

To see photos, more things to do, ratings, and tourist information, read Carcassonne trip planner.

Traveling by car from Sort to Carcassonne takes 4.5 hours. Traveling from Sort in July, plan for little chillier nights in Carcassonne, with lows around °C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 20th (Mon) so you can drive to Toulouse.

Things to do in Carcassonne

Historic Sites Wineries Outdoors
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Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards
Eglise Saint-Nazaire ©
Eglise Saint-Nazaire

1
night
Toulouse, France

Toulouse ©
On the Garonne River, Toulouse is on the site of an ancient Roman settlement, and even today, many of the smaller streets follow their Roman counterparts, while many of the red brick buildings are built in a pseudo-Roman style.
Start off your visit on the 21st (Tue): enjoy some music at Theatre du Capitole, take in the spiritual surroundings of Basilique Saint-Sernin, thenadmire the masterpieces at Musee des Augustins, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Church of Les Jacobins, and finally don't miss a visit to Le Capitole.

For ratings, maps, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Toulouse trip itinerary builder app.

Getting from Carcassonne to Toulouse by car takes about 1.5 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Toulouse are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 21st (Tue) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Toulouse

Nightlife Museums Historic Sites
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Le Capitole ©
Le Capitole
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin
Church of Les Jacobins
Church of Les Jacobins

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