Basque Country: Spain & France
May 14-22, 2022
Travel provider: AHI International
Immerse yourself in the rich heritage and captivating beauty of Basque Spain and France on this seven-night adventure based in San Sebastián, a dazzling city with gorgeous beaches and a world-class food culture.
See the historic highlights of Bayonne, France, including its Gothic cathedral, and stroll in Biarritz, a seaside resort favored by socialites and surfers alike. Visit the towns of St-Jean-de-Luz and Espelette, where strings of red peppers decorate whitewashed homes.
Marvel at the Frank Gehry-designed Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao and admire Ernest Hemingway’s beloved Pamplona. Along the way, chat with local Basques over dinner, visit a cider house and learn about traditions at a 16th-century farmhouse.
Experienced guides and lecturers provide expert insight into the vibrant Basque culture. This small-group program includes first-class accommodations, an extensive meal plan and wine with dinner.
Day 1 – Depart gateway city
Day 2 – Arrive in Bilbao and transfer to hotel in San Sebastián
Day 3 – San Sebastián
Day 4 – Bayonne | Biarritz
Day 5 – Bilbao
Day 6 – Sare | Espelette | St-Jean-de-Luz
Day 7 – Pamplona
Day 8 – San Sebastián
Day 9 – Transfer to Bilbao airport and depart for gateway city