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Briscous

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques

Briscous - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques
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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.

Geographical information

MunicipalityBriscous
Postcode64240
Latitude43.4574160 (N 43° 27’ 27”)
Longitude-1.3264640 (W 1° 19’ 35”)
Surface area31.29 km²
Population2695 inhabitants
Density86 inhabitants/km²
PrefecturePau (97 km, 1h07)
Insee code64147
IntercommunalityCC du Pays d'hasparren
DepartmentPyrénées-Atlantiques
TerritoryAquitaine, Béarn-Basque Country, Pyrenees
RegionNew-Aquitaine

Nearest cities & towns

Urt7.8 km (12 min)
Urcuit8 km (12 min)
Lahonce8.4 km (12 min)
Mouguerre9.7 km (14 min)
Hasparren10.8 km (15 min)
La Bastide-Clairence11.2 km (14 min)
Bardos12.4 km (15 min)
Saint-Barthélemy12.7 km (23 min)
Saint-Laurent-de-Gosse13.6 km (18 min)
Bonloc14 km (16 min)
Ayherre14.5 km (17 min)
Guiche14.6 km (16 min)
Saint-Pierre-d'Irube14.7 km (15 min)

Things to see and do

Events and festivities

Photos

Village Briscous
Village Briscous
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Briscous Village
Briscous Village
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Village Briscous
Village Briscous
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Church
Church
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Fronton
Fronton
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Weather

Monday 27 february
Min. 5°C - Max. 17°C
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Tuesday 28 february
Min. 7°C - Max. 12°C
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Wednesday 1 march
Min. 6°C - Max. 18°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Canoe trip on a small country river
Nature and the great outdoors15 € to 25 € La Bastide-Clairence (6.2 km)
Hawaiian pirogue trip in Basque Country
Sports sensations30 € Bayonne (11.5 km)
Water Jump springboards on Lake Arroques
Sports sensations19 € Guiche (12.4 km)
Excursion with Olivier, driver and tour guide
Culture and education55 € to 70 € Anglet (15.5 km)
Jet ski hire
Sports sensations70 € to 200 € Anglet (15.8 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
La Bidouze educational trail
HikeEasy3h00Guiche (11.5 km)
Tour of Orx Marsh
HikeEasy2h30Orx (16.6 km)
Tour of Occostey with a donkey
HikeEasy3h00Irouléguy (31 km)
Ahargo
HikeAthletic5h00Barcus (54 km)

Restaurants

Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals

Campsites

Hotels

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