La Cote des Basques, Biarritz

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Often called one of Europe's best beaches, La Cote des Basques aficionados claim that Europe's surfing movement started here in the late 1950s. Try one of the surfing schools on the beach, or just enjoy the sun, sea, and scenery. The beach is framed by cliffs overlooking the Spanish coast. Put La Cote des Basques on your schedule, and learn what else deserves a visit by using our Biarritz holiday planning site.
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  • I took a cheap flight at a good time from London Stansted to Biarritz in October half term. An easy 15 minute (and only £1.40) bus ride into town made reaching my hostel very easy. I stayed in a... 
    I took a cheap flight at a good time from London Stansted to Biarritz in October half term. An easy 15 minute (and only £1.40) bus ride into town made reaching my hostel very easy. I stayed in a...  more »
  • Lovely promenade all along the sea part of the cote des basques. It was fun walking on a nice sunny day with beautiful views all around. 
    Lovely promenade all along the sea part of the cote des basques. It was fun walking on a nice sunny day with beautiful views all around.  more »
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  • Amazing beach Access to some food trucks, restaurants, surf schools etc Prepare to go up and down - long stairs 😀
  • Such a beautiful beach. Great for surfing, great for sunset, reallyyy great for surfing at sunset.

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