Sightseeing route in St-Jean-de-Luz

St-Jean-de-Luz

【City description】

It’s a small town in the Basque region. Many visitors come in this town during the summer vacation for the Atlantic beach. When we walk on the streets, we find the buildings of the decoration of the Basque. Louis 14th held a wedding ceremony in a church and there is their residence in the town at present.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★☆☆

【Time required】

 3 h 30

【Budget】

 10 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★★★

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

①Saint-Jean-de-Luz station

Gare de Saint Jean de Luz

★Go to Joachim Labrouche Avenue and turn right when you go through a market hall. It takes 5 minutes by walk.



②Tourist Information Center

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to Victor Hugo Boulevard and turn right at a roundabout near a port. It takes 5 minutes.



③ Residence of Louis XIV

Maison Louis XIV

Time required: 40 min / Admission fee: 6.50 euros

Opening hour: 11 h 30 am – 5 pm (10 h 30 am – 12 h 30 / 2 h 30 pm – 6 h 30 pm in July and August)

Close: between November and March, Tuesday

★Go along the port.



④Residence of Infant

La Maison de l’Infante

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 2.50 euros

Opening hour: 11 am – 12 h 30 / 2 h 30 pm – 6 h 30 pm between June and November (but it’s open only the afternoon on Monday)

Close: between December and May, Sunday

★Continue to walk along the port of Infante St. It takes 5 minutes.



⑤Donibane Park

Parc donibane

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go to a beach.



⑥Seaside Esplanade

Promenade de bord de mer

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

We can find the buildings of the Basque style.



★Turn right and enter the center street by Tourasse St. When you return to Ferdinand Foch Square, turn left to go to 17 Pluviôse St. Then, turn left at the first crossroad. It takes 10 minutes.

Tourasse Street



⑦ Saint-Jean-Baptiste Church

Église Saint-Jean-Baptiste

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 8 h 30 am – 6 h 30 pm

Close: No

Louis XIV hold the wedding ceremony here.

★Continue to walk on the street in front of the church and turn right at the sea. Go to the seaside esplanade as far as a hill. It takes 25 minutes by walk.



⑧Orientation Table

Table d’orientation Saint-Jean-de-Luz

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Return the rout as fat as a bus stop. It takes 10 minutes.



⑨Bus stop; Digue aux Chevaux / Zaldien Diga

Digue aux Chevaux / Zaldien Diga

Take a bus of the line 43 bound for Port de Kozora. The bus arrives each 2 hours. The ticket is 1 euro.

[Time schedule]
https://hegobus.fr/files/files_lignes/L43%20-%20Horaires%20complets.pdf?rnd=51852229

[Site of the bus]
https://hegobus.fr/fr/voyagez/horaires/
※Click the line of 43 (aqua bleu) on the site


★Get off the bus at the bus stop; Halte Routière.



【Goal】

St-Jean-de-Luz station

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