25 March 2024

Camping near the Basque Country

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The must-sees in the Basque Country during your vacation

The Basque Country is a popular destination for holidaymakers and tourists from all over the world in Aquitaine, or more precisely in the Béarn Pyrenees. It’s famous for its superb sandy beaches, but also for its charming towns and villages nestled between the ocean and the Pyrenees. Its cultural richness and authenticity are also among its greatest assets. It is crowded with summer visitors and culture lovers all year round. Located in the south of the Landes region, it’s within easy reach of the campsite in Moliets.

What to see in the Basque Country around the campsite?

During your Landes camping holiday, the seaside resorts of the Basque Coast are a must when visiting the Basque Country. From Biarritz to Saint Jean de Luz to Hendaye, you’ll discover idyllic beaches and famous surf spots. Swimming, lounging, boating, surfing and water sports… there’s something for everyone. There’s no shortage of places to visit in these resorts, with religious and historical monuments, museums and markets. For those seeking quiet, unspoilt beaches, the beaches of coastal villages such as Bidart or Guéthary are simply perfect. The best views are to be found along the coastal path. The Basque Country also boasts a deep-rooted culture, as evidenced by the typical towns and villages in its hinterland. Whether you’re looking for historical, cultural or gourmet discoveries, you’ll find everything you need here. The caves of Sare, picturesque churches, castles, historic residences, the ramparts of Bayonne… so many treasures to discover during your camping vacation.

La Grande Plage Beach, Biarritz

What to do in the Basque Country near the campsite?

Must-see villages include the famous Basque villages of Bayonne andEspelette. You’ll be able to taste the country’s emblematic products: Espelette peppers, Bayonne ham and chocolate. Other villages worth a visit include Sare, Ascain, Urrugne, Ainhoa and Saint Pée sur Nivelle. On the other side of the Spanish border, you’ll discover the seaside resorts and tourist hotspots of Spain: Irun, Fontarrabie, Bilbao… the choice is yours! Plan your visit to the Basque Country: www.terreetcotebasques.com

Also discover Basque pelota, the emblematic sport of the Basque Country.

Traditional Drying Of Red Espelette Pepper Braids S