Biarritz – It’s time for a new adventure
When you look at that picture below, what do you feel? That you need a special holiday for certain, aren’t you? J Let’s dream together and get closer to this luxurious seaside tourist destination, Biarritz – famous for its therapeutic water, perfect waves for surfing and seafood delicacies.
Once you arrived here, most places are reachable by foot. The airport of Biarritz-Anglet-Bayonne is located 5 km outside of the town. From the airport, you can get to the center of Biarritz using the bus Chronoplus n14. The trip takes about 15 minutes and costs 1 euro.
The high-speed line (TGV) between Paris and Hendaye stops in Biarritz, taking around 5 h 20 min. If you are going to or coming from Spain, you will probably have to change trains in Hendaye. Also, the next closest airports are the one of San Sebastián/Hondarribia (36 km away) and the one of Bilbao (148 km away), but there isn’t any direct transport from any of them to Biarritz.
When is the best time to go? If you want to get a sunkissed look and swim in the ocean, August is the perfect month. February is the coldest month of the year, and from May to October you can enjoy your free time and explore the town center, attractions, beaches, and the best spots for surfing or shopping.
What about the tours? Do you prefer to discover the city by yourself or follow the guide that will take to the most important sights of Biarritz? Here is some help! With only 55Euros, you can explore history and heritage on France’s Atlantic coastline during 1.5-hour historical walking tour of Biarritz. Also, you’ll enjoy panoramic views over the rolling waves to Spain, and learn how this ancient town became a vibrant beach resort popular among surfers worldwide. Don’t worry if you get hungry! The tour will end in a local food market.
For a shorter trip, you can visit a surfboard workshop. Interesting, isn’t it? Here, you’ll get the opportunity to experience the tools and methods used to shape a surfboard and also, you’ll learn about the history of surfing in Biarritz.