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Department:Pyrenees Atlantiques
Number of Listed Historic Monuments:10
Biarritz's Tourist Office Web Site

tourist sitesTourist Sites (in and around the city)

Imperial Chapel Biarritz tourist site Biarritz Lighthouse Biarritz tourist site Miremont Pastry Shop Biarritz tourist site Le Rocher de la Vierge Biarritz tourist site Saint Jean Pied de Port Biarritz tourist site Bayonne Fortifications - Grand Bayonne Biarritz tourist site La Bastide Clairence Biarritz tourist site ...


Biarritzthings to do, activities, eventsThings to Do, Activites

"Fête de la Mer" at Capbreton Biarritz activities "La force basque" Biarritz activities Basque Cake Festival of Cambo-les-Bains Biarritz activities Bayonne Chocolate Days Biarritz activities Bayonne Festival Biarritz activities Bayonne Ham Fair Biarritz activities Cake Making Demonstrations Biarritz activities Dog-Triathlon 2017 Biarritz activities Espadrille Museum Biarritz activities Espelette Chili Pepper Festival Biarritz activities Irouléguy Wine Festival Biarritz activities Itxassou Cherry Festival Biarritz activities Medieval Market of Bayonne Biarritz activities Musée de la Mer Aquarium de Biarritz Biarritz activities Musical Saturdays at the Cathedral Biarritz activities Navarrenx Medieval Fest Biarritz activities Planète Musée du Chocolat - Chocolate Museum Biarritz activities Squid Festival of Capbreton Biarritz activities Visit a Basque Ham Traditional Curing Shop Biarritz activities Visit a Chocolate Factory Biarritz activities ...


Biarritz short historyBiarritz's Short History

Like Saint-Tropez on Côte d'Azur that was made fashionable in the '60s by the famous Brigitte Bardot, Biarritz was transformed from a sleepy fishers town into a glamorous destination by Empress Eugenie de Montijo, the wife of Napoleon III, who made the city and the Basque Coast her favorite summer destination.
The history goes that before coming with regularity to Biarritz, the imperial couple was spending its summers mostly in the town of Vichy in the center of France.
All that changed on Monday, July 27, 1863 when a famous scene (that remained in history under the name of...


Biarritz weather patternBiarritz Weather Pattern

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