The Basque Country is not only known for its surf spots! It is also an exceptional place to make your next cycling trip. With its view of the Pyrenees, its hills and its seaside, this itinerary will leave you with unforgettable memories between Biarritz and Bayonne in the footsteps of the Vélodyssée!
Discover the charms of lively towns on the coast like Biarritz, Hendaye or Bayonne! The route also takes you to discover the interior Basque Country, green and hilly along the Nive to Itxassou. Then Ezpeleta, in Basque, is known the world over for its pepper, AOC since 1999. Its colorful market and its houses with facades plastered with peppers are to be discovered!
Part of the Vélodyssée is on the Basque coast from Bayonne. This part of the route is the most invigorating and the wildest, while remaining accessible. It is here that you can enjoy the most beautiful beaches of the coast through the Basque villages and their typical houses. Before Hendaye you discover the Basque corniche between the cliffs and the Abbadia castle.