The commune of Biarritz extends over a few thousand hectares and a good part of this area is in littoral zone. The latter is composed of coves, cliffs but also beaches of all shapes and colors, accessible to everyone. Some of them are even ranked the most beautiful beaches in France. On the other side, there is the Pyrenees chain. All these surroundings give a simply magnificent panorama that deserves to be visited.
The beach of Biarritz
On the Basque coast in Biarritz, you can admire a beautiful beach adorned with fine sand. If you are adept at the wild and solitary landscapes, you are not welcome on this place. Indeed, it is rather a city beach which is right next to the city. You want to know from the beach? It gives a view of the historical sites of the city like the casino or the Grand Hotel. Restaurants, hotels and shops are not far away. To reach this 450 meter long beach, you can take the Chronoplus bus (lines 10 and 13) and get off at the Le Palais stop. It is also possible to go by train by the train station of Biarritz, TER Aquitaine or TGV Atlantique. But the main advantage of this beach and it also gives a great view of the mountains next door. That's things what to see in biarritz.
The beach of the Royal Pavilion in Bidart
A great alternative to the Grande Plage of Biarritz, destined for those who are fleeing the mob while keeping an eye on the city. This beach is located north of the seaside resort of Bidart. It is not really very large since it extends for about one kilometer. To get there, you can take the Chronoplus bus (lines A1 and 13) and stop at Bide Artean stop. If you have a car, you can take the D911 from the city center to Biarritz then follow the road on Biarritz avenue and Prince of Wales Avenue. You can also take the Gare SNCF train from Biarritz, TER Aquitaine and TGV Atlantique.