12 days in Basque Country Itinerary

12 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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12 days in Basque Country Itinerary

Start: San Francisco
Fly:  16​h 45​min
1
Biarritz
— 5 nights
Drive:  2​h
2
Larrau
— 5 nights
Drive + Fly:  20​h
End: San Francisco

5
nights
Biarritz

Biarritz ©
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.
You'll find plenty of places to visit near Biarritz: Etxeko Bob's Beer (in Hasparren), Hendaye (Plage d'Hendaye & Eglise Saint-Vincent-Diacre) and Chapelle aux Icones. (in Cambo les Bains). The adventure continues: get great views at Rocher de la Vierge, contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste, observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium de Biarritz, and appreciate the history behind Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne.

To see more things to do, where to stay, and more tourist information, use the Biarritz trip maker .

San Francisco, USA to Biarritz is an approximately 17-hour flight. You can also do a combination of flight and train. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from San Francisco to Biarritz due to the time zone difference. Expect a daytime high around 57°F in December, and nighttime lows around 43°F. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 1st (Wed) so you can go by car to Larrau.

Things to do in Biarritz

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Bayonne, Hendaye, Bidart, Villa Leihorra
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Rocher de la Vierge ©
Rocher de la Vierge
Room Escape Games
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste ©
Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste

5
nights
Larrau

Larrau ©
Change things up with these side-trips from Larrau: Saint-Palais (Espace Chemins Bideak & Ona Tiss), Mauleon-Licharre (Château de Mauléon, Chateau de Maytie d'Andurain, & more) and Eglise Saint-Martin (in Lacarre).

To see more things to do, where to stay, reviews, and tourist information, go to the Larrau trip itinerary planner .

You can drive from Biarritz to Larrau in 2 hours. On the 6th (Mon), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Larrau

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sainte-Engrace, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, Mauleon-Licharre, Saint-Palais, Eglise Notre-Dame
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Les Gorges de Kakuetta ©
Les Gorges de Kakuetta
Passerelle d'Holzarte ©
Passerelle d'Holzarte