Sightseeing route in Biarritz

Biarritz

【City description】

It’s a resort town in the Atlantic region. Nobles stay in this town as the health resort from the 19th century. So, there are casinos and boutiques. In particular, many people visit for the beach in the summer. There are the rocky areas at the seaside and the Virgin Rock where the statue of the Mary is famous.

【Overall rating】

 ★★★★☆

【Time required】

 5 h

【Budget】

 17 euros

【Fatigue】

 ★★★★☆

【Sightseeing route】



【Start】

★If you come from Bayonne, take a bus of the line T1 or 38 at Basques Square.

Time required : 30 min / Ticket : 1 euro for one way
There are many buses bound for Biarritz station.

★If you come from Biarritz station, take a bus of the line 5 or 38

Time required : 15 min / Ticket : 1 euro for one way

※Bus Route Map
https://tim.chronoplus.eu/tim/data/pdf/433_Chronoplus-Schematique_INTERNET.pdf

※Time schedule
https://www.chronoplus.eu/se-deplacer/itineraires.html



①Bust stop: Marie de Biarritz

Mairie de Biarritz

Get off here.

★Go to Louis Barthou Avenue. There is a pink building in the parking.



②Tourist Information Center

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to walk on the street and turn left at a crossroad to go to Edouard VII Avenue. When you arrive at Georges Clemenceau Square, turn right and go to Mazagran St. When you arrive at a forked road, go to the right street to go to the beach. Then, turn right at the beach. It takes 20 minutes.



③Museum of the sea

Le Musée de la mer

Time required: 60 min / Admission fee: 15 euros

Opening hour: 9 h 30 am – 7 pm (until 10 pm in July and August)

Close: 12/25

★Pass a bridge in front of the museum.



④Rock of the Virgin

Rocher de la Vierge

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Continue to walk on Maréchal Leclerc Boulevard for 15 minutes.



⑤Sainte-Eugénie Church

Église Sainte-Eugénie

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 9 am – 7 pm

Close: No

★Continue to walk on the street for 5 minutes.



⑥Big Beach

La Grande Plage

Time required: 20 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Walk the beachside for 10 minutes.



⑦Hotel of the Palace

Hôtel du Palais

Time required: 5 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

★Go up the street beside the hotel and turn left to go to Impératrice Avenue. It takes 10 minutes.



⑧Orthodox Church

Église Orthodoxe

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 3 h 30 pm – 6 pm

Close: No

★Continue to go up the avenue. When you arrive at a park, enter the park to visit a light house. It takes 20 minutes.



⑨Light house

Phare de Biarritz

Time required: 15 min / Admission fee: 0 euro

Opening hour: 2 pm – 5 pm (10 h 30 am – 1 pm / 2 pm – 7 pm in July and August)

Close: No

It’s a view point.

★Leave the park and turn left to go to Général Mac Croskey Avenue.



⑩Bus stop; Mer et Golf

Mer et Golf

Take a bus of the line 38 to go back to Bayonne or Biarritz station.

【Goal】

Biarritz station / Bus stop; Place des Basques à Bayonne

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