The Basque Corniche

to Visit



St. Jean de Luz
(Donibane Lohitzun)
& Ciboure

St. Jean Pied de Port
(Donibane Garazi)

La Bastide

les Bains

Passes over
the Pyrenees

The Basque Corniche

To get there from St. Marie, follow the Urt route to the A64, carry on the A63 (costs you) & get off at the sign post to St. Jean de Luz South. Dive through Ciboure & you're there. This is the attractive stretch of coast from Ciboure down to the Spanish frontier round about Hendaye & starting with with village of Socoa.

Socoa Harbour

Bedding of the rocks, reflected in the cliff

North of Hendaye Beach

Hendaye Beach

The Bidassoa Estuary & Hendaye(frontier) from the Spanish side. Pyrenees in the background.

Driving South
via the Auvergne

Driving South
via La Rochelle

Driving South
via Pont Aven

Our target
St Marie de Gosse

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