Basque Country Day Trip From Bordeaux (private)
Stop for a Lunch in Biarritz and Explore the City
Take in the Scenery of the Basque Countryside and Villages
Hand-Picked Guides Only. English-Speaking, Local Experts
Why take this tour?
8.20am - Pick up by your driver / guide at your hotel or accommodation in Bordeaux or surrounding.
8.30am Depart from Bordeaux
10.30am Arrive in the Basque Country visit Bayonne or Biarritz
1.00pm Free time for personal discovery and lunch in Biarritz
2.30pm Depart from Biarritz to Visit traditional Basque Villages
3.45pm Depart for Bordeaux
6.30pm Arrive in Bordeaux
Your tour in the Basque Country
This morning depart for the authentic French Basque region located south of Bordeaux. Reach the classy resort of Biarritz. After and a stroll through the town, enjoy some free time for personal discovery and lunch. You might want to eat in one of the traditional restaurants that is tucked away in a corner of the small fishing port. In the afternoon, your guide will suggest different options such as a visit to Saint Jean de Luz town, a drive along the coastal road with its fascinating landscapes and during which you could experience a unique wine tasting session of wines that are aged in the Ocean.
Another option is to head inland to visit some of the most traditional Basque villages that have kept their authenticity through times. Villages such as Ainhoa, Sare or Espelette are a real treat for those discovering the French Basque region for the first time. Finally, you could also reach Bayonne, the local Capital, and meander through its narrow streets that will immerse you in the Basque Culture. Good to know: you can experience a great Hot Chocolate tasting here as the town is famous for being the first French city where Chocolate arrived perpetuating the tradition ever since!
This private tour ensures you enjoy full attention from your guide.
Hotel pick up from Bordeaux or surrounding area.
Enjoy live commentaries from your expert guide.
Travel in recent, comfortable and fully equipped minivans.
Free WiFi access on board.
Entrance fees to monuments, museums or attractions
Meals and drinks.
Personal insurance, expenses.
Gratuities for the Guide
Things to know
Before you book
Price is per group, not per person.
This product is on request.
Tour requires minimum 2 passengers (adults) to operate.
This tour is not recommended for persons with reduced mobility.
Not wheelchair accessible.
Before you go
Please be ready 10 minutes before departure time
Currency is in Euros
Tour is operated in English, other languages on request.
Operator strictly adheres to its cancellation policy and will make no exceptions to the policy. If Guest chooses to cancel his or her reservation, Operator must receive written notice of said cancellation in writing via certified mail, fax or e-mail sent to [email protected] (with confirmation of receipt from Operator), and Guest shall be subject to the following cancellation fee schedule:
Ophorus requires full payment by credit card, internet payment (through our website) or wire transfer (Wire transfer fees at the charge of the Guest) to make a reservation. We accept payment by AMEX, Visa and Master Card. There is no charge or service fee for processing credit card payments except with American Express +3%.
For any cancellation, the following fees will be deducted from the refund:
Up to 48 hours prior to departure: no cancellation fees except the booking fees.
48 hours prior to departure and less > no refund.
No show - no refund.
If any hotel or predetermined meeting place changes, notify Orphorus immediately. Otherwise be at location 10 minutes prior to pick up time.
Your voucher will be collected or scanned on redemption
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