The confluence between earth and sea, between Spain and France :
Site and museum in the Basque Country, a diversity within reach !
The association “Sites et Musées en Pays Basque” offers you the best of the tourist and cultural offer of the territory … For more than 20 years ; 13 tourist sites have been working hand in hand to make you discover all the richness of the Basque Country. Whether you spend your stay on the coast or in the Basque mountains, there is always a “Sites et Musées” to discover.
From Abbadia, le Château Observatoire set up on the Basque Corniche to the Gorges de Kakuetta in Saint-Engrace, in the heart of the mountains, discover these lands of tradition.
From the Église de l’Hôpital Saint Blaise, to the petit train de la Rhune, passing by the Musée de Guéthary, which presents the sculpture collection of G. Cl. of Swiecinsk, the Basque Country has a multitude of different universes, which will amaze you, whether you come for the first time or you are a regular of these green lands.
From the Villa Arnaga, «Le petit Versailles» Basque to the Prison des Evêques de Saint-Jean-Pied de Port, there is always a new magical place to visit in the Basque Country for a holiday with family, friends, alone or as a couple.
History lovers will find their happiness at the Basque Museum of Bayonne, located in the heart of the old city or at the Château d'Urtubie. This region, with its important historical heritage, invites you to discover it in Ortillopitz, La Maison Basque, or by walking through the numerous exhibitions of the Espace Chemins-Bideak of Saint-Palais.
Discover the mythical Grottes de Sare but also the Grottes d’Isturitz et Oxcocelhaya, which will open the doors of the history of Humanity.
Come and meet the “Sites et Musées en Pays Basque” which show you a centuries of rich culture, within reach and only wait to be discovered !