8 days in Basque Country Itinerary

8 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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8 days in Basque Country Itinerary

Start: Budapest
Fly + Drive:  9​h 45​min
1
Larrau
— 1 night
Drive:  2​h
2
Biarritz
— 5 nights
Fly:  7​h 45​min
End: Budapest

1
night
Larrau

Larrau ©
Start off your visit on the 6th (Sat): pause for some serene contemplation at Eglise de Sainte Engrace, then explore the fascinating underground world of Grotte de La Verna, then snap pictures at Passerelle d'Holzarte, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste. On the next day, get outside with Les Gorges de Kakuetta, explore the historical opulence of Château de Mauléon, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Maytie d'Andurain.

To see ratings, reviews, and other tourist information, you can read our Larrau journey planning tool .

Budapest, Hungary to Larrau is an approximately 10-hour flight. You can also drive. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 7th (Sun) so you can go by car to Biarritz.

Things to do in Larrau

Outdoors Historic Sites Nature

Side Trips

Sainte-Engrace, Mauleon-Licharre
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Passerelle d'Holzarte ©
Passerelle d'Holzarte
Les Gorges de Kakuetta ©
Les Gorges de Kakuetta
Eglise de Sainte Engrace ©
Eglise de Sainte Engrace

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.
Kids will enjoy Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits and Stand-Up Paddleboarding. Explore hidden gems such as Ferme d'Agerria and Paroisse Notre-Dame du Rocher - Église Sainte-Eugenie. Get out of town with these interesting Biarritz side-trips: River Rafting & Tubing (in Bidarray), Parc Animalier Etxola (in Sare) and Les Halles (in Saint-Jean-de-Luz). There's still lots to do: observe the fascinating underwater world at Aquarium de Biarritz, take some stellar pictures from Rocher de la Vierge, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage d'Hendaye, and tour the pleasant surroundings at La Cote des Basques.

To see other places to visit, maps, more things to do, and tourist information, use the Biarritz sightseeing planning site .

Getting from Larrau to Biarritz by car takes about 2 hours. In July, plan for daily highs up to 28°C, and evening lows to 19°C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 12th (Fri) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Parks Outdoors Beaches

Side Trips

Saint-Martin-d'Arberoue, Plage d'Hendaye, Les Halles, Parc Animalier Etxola, River Rafting & Tubing
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Grottes d'Oxocelhaya et d'Isturits ©
Ferme d'Agerria ©
Ferme d'Agerria
River Rafting & Tubing