Briscous

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

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TownBriscous
Insee code64147
Postcode64240
Latitude43.4574160
Longitude-1.3264640
AltitudeFrom 0 to 135 meters
Surface31.29 km²
Population2690 inhabitants
Density85 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

Chief townPau (at 97 km, 67 min)Urcuit at 3.8 km
DepartmentPyrénées-AtlantiquesUrt at 5 km
RegionAquitaineSearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Briscous, and traditional village in the heart of the Basque Country, is ideally located facing the Pyrenees, 15 minutes east of Bayonne and a few tens of minutes of Spain and the Basque coast Landes and, unless there is one hour from Pau.

Character, authenticity, nature and quality of life possible for its inhabitants, the beskoistars, to enjoy a communal life, associations, sports and diverse cultural and intense.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Heritage:
  • St. Vincent Parish Church Deacon, 19th century.
  • Built in the village.
  • To do / To see:
  • Nature Trail on the banks of the Ardanavy.
  • Table of Heritage Interpretation: The Salt of Briscous (the village).
  • Plates heritage in the town of Briscous.
  • Hiking: Trail Wood: average level (2:30 - 160 m elevation).

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • Local activities.
  • Festivities:
  • Saint Vincent in January (the village).
  • Saint Michel in September (the salt).

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

Leisure activities
NameType of activityPriceTown
Sames Lake fishingNature and the outdoorsFrom 5 € to 135 €Sames (14.9 km)
Pony trek and riding for childrenNature and the outdoorsFrom 3 € to 22 €Tarnos (16.1 km)
Rafting in the Basque CountrySports sensationsFrom 28 € to 130 €Louhossoa (16.8 km)
Relaxation and reflexology massageWellbeingFrom 30 € to 75 €Biarritz (18.7 km)
Visit the Couteliers BasquesCraftFreeBidart (21 km)

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PHOTOS

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WEATHER

Sunday 20 April
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Min. 5°C - Max. 14°C
Monday 21 April
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Min. 5°C - Max. 11°C
Tuesday 22 April
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Min. 4°C - Max. 11°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantCampanile Bayonne  
8.7
Bayonne
The Campanile Restaurant of Bayonne will be ideal for all your gourmandes pauses in family! The establishment you promises to pleasant moments in a warm and friendly atmosphere: bright...
Located 11 km from Briscous19 € per person 
South-West restaurantHôtel-Restaurant du Fronton
Itxassou
Treat yourself to a nice getaway Hôtel-Restaurant du Fronton, located in the heart of a Itxassou Southwest green! This typical family house inn welcomes you in an authentic charm inside....
Located 12.3 km from Briscous28 € per person 
South-West restaurantLa Rôtisserie du Roy Léon  
9
Bayonne
Enter a world authentic and warm the heart of the small Bayonne. La Rôtisserie du Roy Léon invites you to a gastronomic break with family or friends. Reference table, this property...
Located 12.4 km from Briscous31 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 5 bedroomsMaison Latchueta    
9.6
Mouguerre
At the heart of Basque country, next to the charming village of Mouguerre, Latchueta mansion of the 17th century, was completely renovated and welcomes you to its authentic decor and...
Located 6.2 km from BriscousFrom 70 € to 85 € the double room 
House with 3 bedroomsLa croisade     NEW
La Bastide-Clairence
Old house character relay saint Jacques de Compostela quiet beautiful garden park kitchen has amenagée for free breakfast served on the terrace lounge TV pool and tennis 2 km sleeping...
Located 8.9 km from Briscous60 € the double room 
House with 4 bedroomsMaison Narbay    
9.4
Saint-André-de-Seignanx
Sarah and Carl, a franco-welsh couple offer you a very warm welcome in this rustic converted farmhouse, full of charm, character and sobriety. During the hard work renovation of our...
Located 9.1 km from BriscousFrom 60 € to 75 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Apartment for 4 personsRésidence de charme au Pays Basque
La Bastide-Clairence
Beautiful Basque houses (1 bedroom apartments, 2 and 3 bedroom houses) fully furnished in a beautiful 4-star residence in the heart of the Basque Country. Excellent restaurant on site....
Located 6.1 km from BriscousFrom 303 € to 766 € per week 
House for 6 personsMeublé Narbay, proche plage et Bayonne
Saint-André-de-Seignanx
Sarah and Carl, a franco-welsh couple offer you a very warm welcome in this rustic converted farmhouse, full of charm, character and sobriety. During the hard work renovation of this...
Located 9.1 km from BriscousFrom 300 € to 900 € per week 
House for 10 personsCazenave : côteaux du Pays Basque 10 pers   NEW
Bardos
Comfortable mansion of character 1560 for 6 to 10 people, in the heart of the Basque countryside. With exposed beams and stone, the house has 5 bedrooms (4 beds 140 cm and 90 cm 2 beds),...
Located 9.2 km from BriscousFrom 400 € to 900 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
30 places over 1,5 haCamping manex    
8.6
Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle
30 location terraces offer stunning views of the Basque mountains. A paradise of fresh air, tranquility, and nature, the authenticity of the Basque Country. Relax, get away, break away...
Located 19.7 km from BriscousFrom 9.90 € to 13 € per day 
27 places over 0,6 haCamping municipal la galupe    
9.5
Sorde-l'Abbaye
Camping quiet. shading. Gave the edge of oloron.
Located 23 km from Briscous7.50 € per day 
100 places over 2 haCamping les Platanes    
8
Saint-Geours-de-Maremne
Family camp-site situated between Dax and the Atlantic beaches & only 30 km to the North of Bayonne. 500 m from the shops including 2 restaurants. Heated Swimming pool with shallow...
Located 27 km from BriscousFrom 15 € to 24 € per day 

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HOTELS

Argia - Hotel in BriscousArgia     
8.9
Hasparren
The hotel Argia is located in Hasparren, at the foot of the Ursuya and Baigura Mountains. It offers an outdoor sun terrace and stylish rooms with modern bathrooms and free Wi-Fi. Guest...
Located 8.4 km from BriscousRoom from 62 €
Adonis Hotel Bayonne - Hotel in BriscousAdonis Hotel Bayonne     
7.4
Lahonce
Located a 15-minute drive from Biarritz, Adonis Hotel Bayonne offers contemporary design, a restaurant and a gift shop. Anglet Beach is 15 km away. All rooms are air-conditioned and...
Located 10 km from BriscousRoom from 37 €
Premiere Classe Bayonne - Hotel in BriscousPremiere Classe Bayonne    
6.6
Bayonne
Premiere Classe Bayonne, easily accessible from the A63 and A64 motorways (exit 6), is situated 5 minutes from the city centre and just 10 minutes from the beach. All of the air-conditioned...
Located 10.8 km from BriscousRoom from 33 €

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Sofitel Thalassa Miramar Biarritz
This luxury hotel and thalassotherapy centre is located in Biarritz. It has an indoor and outdoor pool and air-conditioned guest rooms, each with en suite...
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Radisson Blu Hotel Biarritz
Located in the centre of Biarritz, this Radisson Blu Hotel overlooks the Côte des Basques surfer's beach, surrounded by nightlife,...
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