17 days in Basque Country Itinerary

17 days in Basque Country Itinerary

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17 days in Basque Country Itinerary

Start: North Bend
Fly:  27​h
1
Mauleon-Licharre
— 4 nights
Drive:  1​h 30​min
2
Biarritz
— 9 nights
Fly:  26​h
End: North Bend

4
nights
Mauleon-Licharre

Mauleon-Licharre ©
Mauléon-Licharre or simply Mauléon is a commune in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques department in southwestern France.It is the capital of the Soule (Zuberoa) historical Basque province.It is home to the canvas shoe, the espadrille and etorki cheese. Your inner history buff will appreciate Chateau de Maytie d'Andurain and Eglise de L'Hopital-Saint-Blaise. Chateau d'Andurain de Maytie and Chateau d'Olce are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Get out of town with these interesting Mauleon-Licharre side-trips: Larrau (Col Bagargui & Passerelle d'Holzarte), Sainte-Engrace (Eglise de Sainte Engrace, Grotte de La Verna, & more) and Horseback Riding Tours (in Espelette). The adventure continues: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Eglise Notre Dame de la Haute Ville, stop by Don Quichosse, step into the grandiose world of Château de Mauléon, and learn more about the world around you at Espace Chemins Bideak.

For traveler tips, photos, ratings, and more tourist information, read our Mauleon-Licharre trip builder tool .

North Bend, USA to Mauleon-Licharre is an approximately 27-hour flight. You'll lose 9 hours traveling from North Bend to Mauleon-Licharre due to the time zone difference. On the 9th (Mon), you'll travel to Biarritz.

Things to do in Mauleon-Licharre

Outdoors Parks Historic Sites

Side Trips

Sainte-Engrace, Larrau, Espace Chemins Bideak, Horseback Riding Tours, Don Quichosse
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Les Gorges de Kakuetta ©
Les Gorges de Kakuetta
Eglise de L'Hopital-Saint-Blaise ©
Eglise de Sainte Engrace ©
Eglise de Sainte Engrace

9
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.
Your cultural itinerary includes sights like Banaka and Eglise d'Ainhoa. Deepen your sense of the past at sights like Paroisse Notre-Dame du Rocher - Église Sainte-Eugenie and Chapelle Sainte Madeleine. Venture out of the city with trips to Eglise Saint-Etienne. (in Urcuit), Digue de Socoa (in Ciboure) and Cambo les Bains (Eglise Saint-Laurent, Chapelle aux Icones., & more). And it doesn't end there: get engrossed in the history at Basque Museum (Musee Basque), take in the spiritual surroundings of Abbaye Notre-Dame-de-Belloc., let the river carry you with a rafting and tubing tour, and explore and take pictures at Ferme d'Agerria.

Plan trip to Biarritz with our itinerary maker to find out where to go and what to do.

Getting from Mauleon-Licharre to Biarritz by car takes about 1.5 hours. In September in Biarritz, expect temperatures between 75°F during the day and 58°F at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 18th (Wed) so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Biarritz

Outdoors Historic Sites Parks

Side Trips

Bayonne, Anglet, Cambo les Bains, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, Guethary
Find places to stay Sep 9 — 18:
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Basque Museum (Musee Basque) ©
Basque Museum (Musee Basque)
Chapelle Sainte Madeleine ©
Chapelle Sainte Madeleine
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