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Biarritz Travel Information

Biarritz, an elegant seaside town on southwestern France’s Basque coast, has been a popular resort since European royalty began visiting in the 1800s. It’s also a major surfing destination, with long sandy beaches and surf schools. A symbol of Biarritz, the Rocher de la Vierge is a rocky outcrop topped with a statue of the Virgin Mary. Reached via footbridge, it offers sweeping views of the Bay of Biscay.

Biarritz was once the place to be seen by nobility. Now it still remains an affluent tourists haven with its art deco casino and old port.

A luxurious seaside resort which is now known as Europe's surfing capital with the main beach, The Grand Plage.

There are 10 golf courses in and around Biarritz and The Biarritz Cup is a popular sporting event in July

Try some tapas as well as the top quality seafood restaurants.