Basque coast - morning


To fully enjoy the jewels of the Basque coast, wouldn’t it be nice to have a second pair of local eyes? History, anecdotes, architecture, panoramic views, and a good taste of local products... Get the insider’s view of the most typical Basque villages: Saint-Jean-de-Luz – the typical fishing village - and Guethary – the most charming village of the basque coast!

The program

9:30 am: Let's go for a nice tour along the Basque coast!

Your guide is a true local expert genuinely in love with this land of strong identity. He will show you exceptional panoramic views.


The first stop is Guéthary, a very charming and typical Basque coast village, where the open view onto the Atlantic Ocean is really breathtaking. 

Ideal starting point to discover the French Basque Coast, Guethary is a cliff top village overlooking the ocean and the beaches. Walk into the typical port of Guethary and discover their beautiful authentic woody boats The village of Guethary was first a fishermen's village, well-known for hunting whales in the XIV century,  before welcoming the pioneers of sea bathing in the  XX century and later on the surfers. Admire the striking views of the coast and the best surf spots.


It is now time to reach Saint-Jean-de-Luz, the corsairs’ town, for a journey into history and local gastronomy. Take a good look at the main square, Place Louis XIV, and the elegant Spanish infante’s mansion where King Louis XIV stayed for his wedding. Then take a stroll around typical charming narrow alleys... Our tour ends on the amazing bay of Saint-Jean-de-Luz, where you will meet a very special wine-producer, aging his wine under the sea! After this visit, it is now the perfect time for a wine-tasting and aperitif with various tasty Basque terroir products. Enjoy this moment and the perfect view onto the fabulous bay.


1:30 pm: Back to Biarritz tourist office

LANGUAGEFrench English


  • • Up to 7 days before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 7 days before tour = no refund
  • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, Bascovivo will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.

Meeting point

Biarritz Tourism Office
Square d'Ixelles
64200 Biarritz

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