24 days in The Pyrenees Itinerary

24 days in The Pyrenees Itinerary

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Start: Tel Aviv, Israel
Fly:  13 h 15 min
1
Toulouse, France
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
2
Arinsal, Andorra
— 3 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
3
Carcassonne Center, France
— 6 nights
Drive:  2 h 45 min
4
Lourdes, France
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
5
Biarritz, France
— 6 nights
Fly:  14 h 45 min
End: Tel Aviv, Israel

4
nights
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.
Basilique Saint-Sernin and Musee des Augustins are good opportunities to explore the local culture. There's much more to do: test your team's savvy at popular escape rooms, stop by Criollo Chocolatier - Magasin de Victor Hugo, make a trip to Le Capitole, and get a sense of history and politics at Theatre du Capitole.

To find other places to visit, ratings, and other tourist information, you can read our Toulouse road trip site.

Tel Aviv, Israel to Toulouse is an approximately 9-hour flight. The time zone changes from Israel Standard Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a -1 hour difference. Expect a bit cooler temperatures when traveling from Tel Aviv in February; daily highs in Toulouse reach 13°C and lows reach 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 25th (Sat) so you can drive to Arinsal.

Things to do in Toulouse

Parks Museums Childrens Museums
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Jardin Japonais ©
Jardin Japonais
Basilique Saint-Sernin ©
Basilique Saint-Sernin
Cite de l'espace ©
Cite de l'espace

3
nights
Arinsal, Andorra

Arinsal ©
Arinsal is a village in Andorra, set at an altitude of between 1550 and 2560 metres, close to the border with Spain at Tor, Pallars. On the 26th (Sun), pause for some serene contemplation at Esglesia de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella, and then pause for some serene contemplation at Church of Sant Joan de Caselles. On the 27th (Mon), you'll have a packed day of sightseeing: see the interesting displays at Museu Casa d'Areny-Plandolit, examine the collection at Museu Postal, and then fly down the slopes at Vallnord Pal-Arinsal.

To find traveler tips, photos, ratings, and tourist information, read our Arinsal online visit planner.

You can drive from Toulouse to Arinsal in 3 hours. Other options are to do a combination of train and car; or take a bus. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 28th (Tue) so you can go by car to Carcassonne Center.

Things to do in Arinsal

Parks Outdoors Winter Sports

Side Trips

Ordino, Esglesia de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters, Church of Sant Joan de Caselles, Sant Esteve d'Andorra la Vella
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Vallnord Pal-Arinsal ©
Vallnord Pal-Arinsal
Church of Sant Joan de Caselles ©
Church of Sant Joan de Caselles
Esglesia de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters ©
Esglesia de Sant Miquel d'Engolasters

6
nights
Carcassonne Center, France

Carcassonne Center ©
Get some cultural insight at Cité de Carcassonne and Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne.

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Drive from Arinsal to Carcassonne Center in 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train; or do a combination of bus and train. February in Carcassonne Center sees daily highs of 11°C and lows of 2°C at night. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 6th (Mon) so you can go by car to Lourdes.

Things to do in Carcassonne Center

Historic Sites Wineries Parks

Side Trip

Carcassonne
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Cité de Carcassonne ©
Cité de Carcassonne
Chateau et Remparts de la Cite de Carcassonne ©
O'Vineyards ©
O'Vineyards

3
nights
Lourdes, France

Lourdes ©
Lourdes is a small market town lying in the foothills of the Pyrenees. Get a sense of the local culture at Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes and Pic Du Midi. Get out of town with these interesting Lourdes side-trips: Pau (Hippodrome de Pau & Boulevard des Pyrenees). It doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Le Petit Lourdes and see the interesting displays at Moulin de Boly - Maison Natale de Bernadette.

To find where to stay, ratings, more things to do, and more tourist information, read Lourdes day trip planning tool.

Traveling by car from Carcassonne Center to Lourdes takes 2.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In March, daytime highs in Lourdes are 16°C, while nighttime lows are 3°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 9th (Thu) so you can drive to Biarritz.

Things to do in Lourdes

Historic Sites Museums Parks

Side Trips

Pau, Pic Du Midi
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Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes ©
Sanctuaires Notre-Dame de Lourdes
Boulevard des Pyrenees
Boulevard des Pyrenees
Le Petit Lourdes ©
Le Petit Lourdes

6
nights
Biarritz, France

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 get in some beach time at Plage d'Hendaye and Plage d'Erromardie. Do some cultural sightseeing at Phare de Biarritz and Maison Louis XIV. Venture out of the city with trips to Golf Epherra (in Souraide) and Dioxka Golf Academie (in Hendaye). Next up on the itinerary: enjoy the sand and surf at La Cote des Basques, try your luck at Casino Barriere de Biarritz, tee off at Golf de Chantaco, and take some stellar pictures from Rocher de la Vierge.

For more things to do, traveler tips, ratings, and tourist information, go to the Biarritz trip itinerary planning website.

You can drive from Lourdes to Biarritz in 2 hours. Other options are to take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 17°C in March, and nighttime lows around 7°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 15th (Wed) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Golf Parks

Side Trips

Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Hendaye, Golf Epherra, Golf de Chiberta
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Plage d'Hendaye ©
Plage d'Hendaye
Plage d'Erromardie ©
Plage d'Erromardie
Dioxka Golf Academie ©
Dioxka Golf Academie