12 days in Basque Country Itinerary

12 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Biarritz
— 5 nights
2
Larrau
— 5 nights

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.
Explore the numerous day-trip ideas around Biarritz: Hendaye (Plage d'Hendaye & Eglise Saint-Vincent-Diacre), Etxeko Bob's Beer (in Hasparren) and BiPiA (in Larressore). Next up on the itinerary: get great views at Rocher de la Vierge, pause for some photo ops at Cathedrale Sainte-Marie de Bayonne, enjoy the sand and surf at La Cote des Basques, and relax and rejuvenate at some of the best spas.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Biarritz day trip planning website.

San Francisco, USA to Biarritz is an approximately 17.5-hour flight. Traveling from San Francisco to Biarritz, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In December, plan for daily highs up to °F, and evening lows to °F. Cap off your sightseeing on the 1st (Wed) early enough to go by car to Larrau.

Things to do in Biarritz

Historic Sites Fun & Games Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Bayonne, Hendaye, Bidart, Eglise Saint-Martin de Sare
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Rocher de la Vierge ©
Rocher de la Vierge
Room Escape Games
Aquarium de Biarritz ©
Aquarium de Biarritz

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).

For maps, other places to visit, more things to do, and more tourist information, refer to the Larrau road trip app.

You can drive from Biarritz to Larrau in 2 hours. Wrap up your sightseeing by early afternoon on the 6th (Mon) to allow time for travel back home.

Things to do in Larrau

Parks Outdoors Historic Sites

Side Trips

Mauleon-Licharre, Sainte-Engrace, Saint-Jean-Pied-de-Port, Saint-Palais, Eglise Saint-Martin
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Espace Chemins Bideak ©
Espace Chemins Bideak
La Citadelle de Saint Jean Pied de Port ©
La Citadelle de Saint Jean Pied de Port
Passerelle d'Holzarte ©
Passerelle d'Holzarte