Guéthary, the smallest village on the Basque coast, is located between Biarritz and Saint Jean de Luz. You must leave the departmental 810 to discover all the charm of this village wide open on the ocean.
Stay focused not to miss the municipal park where harmoniously blend ancient trees and modern sculptures of the museum of contemporary art.
In the heart of the village, you will discover the town hall and the fronton where all the festivities and activities of the village take place. Guided by the iodized air, you will discover "the terrace" a balcony on the sea. In the shade of the tamarisks, in peace, you can observe the spectacle of the surfers as well as the sunsets on the ocean. From here, you can choose your beach or descend on the picturesque little harbor in dry dock, which houses a few colorful boats.
Guéthary, was a whaling port, a fishing village and an elegant seaside resort that welcomed the first lovers of sea bathing. Later, the surfing pioneers discovered the waves of Parlementia. For the more curious, desks line the streets. They allow a discovery of the history of the village, from the church to the port by way of the beautiful houses in Neo-Basque style.
Your holidays in Guéthary will naturally combine sport and culture. To fully enjoy your stay in the Basque Country, discover on our site the best accommodation of Guéthary and many ideas for activities.
Rue du Comte Swiecinski - 64210 Guethary
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