Do you know the story of Dick Zanuck and Peter Viertel, the two Americans shooting a film in the region of Biarritz in 1957 based on a Hemingway novel? They found the Basque waves to their liking, had their boards brought to them … and soon found themselves being imitated by the future « Tonton surfers » of Biarritz. The Basque coast has some of the best surfing spots in Aquitaine, but it doesn’t have exclusivity.

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The surfing package


Biarritz Basque Country

A wonderful world in a tiny territory.

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The Atlantic Coast

Take a map of the region, point at Pointe de Grave, where the Gironde estuary pours into the Atlantic ocean and draw a straight line 270 kilometres...

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The basque coast

Bayonne - Anglet - Biarritz - Saint-Jean-de-Luz - Hendaye

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As of 1 January 2016, the Aquitaine, Limousin and Poitou-Charentes regions are now only one! Also discover tourism opportunities in