Things to do in Biarritz

New to Biarritz? Here are the best things to do while you're there.

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Start with the Top Sights in Biarritz

If you're in Biarritz to see the sights, you can't miss any of these.

Rocher de la Vierge

⭐️ 4.6 (13647)

Biarritz Aquarium

⭐️ 4.3 (11910)

Phare de Biarritz

⭐️ 4.6 (4768)

City Ocean

⭐️ 3.9 (4000)

Sainte-Eugénie Church of Biarritz

⭐️ 4.4 (1445)

Le Petit Train de Biarritz

⭐️ 3.5 (339)

Musée Asiatica

⭐️ 4.3 (207)

La Chapelle Impériale

⭐️ 4.3 (8)

The top affordable restaurants in Biarritz

Discover a variety of budget-friendly dining options in Biarritz city, offering delicious cuisine without breaking the bank.

Chez Coco

⭐️ 4.6 (1951)

Price Range: $$

Le Tandem

⭐️ 4.2 (1409)

Price Range: $$

Casa Juan Pedro

⭐️ 4.3 (1395)

Price Range: $$

Le Café du Commerce

⭐️ 4.2 (1127)

Price Range: $$

Chistera & Coquillages

⭐️ 4.5 (1061)

Price Range: $$

LTB-La Table Basque

⭐️ 4.5 (983)

Price Range: $$

La Belloteka

⭐️ 4.6 (734)

Price Range: $$

El Callejon Biarritz

⭐️ 4.5 (708)

Price Range: $$

Saline Ceviche Bar - Restaurant Biarritz

⭐️ 4.6 (686)

Price Range: $$

Restaurant Hernani

⭐️ 4.6 (624)

Price Range: $$

Cristal Kfé

⭐️ 4.4 (621)

Price Range: $$

Checkout these incredible local experiences in Biarritz

These are curated, high quality experiences in Biarritz hosted by locals!

No Diet Club - Our best food tour in Biarritz ! ☀

Basque Coast Tour in VW bus from the 70's

Surf Lesson Biarritz / Hossegor

Taste Bayona through a Private Chef

Pottery Classes Modeling Sculpture

One hour vw combi ride in Basque country

Biarritz & Basque Country Tour

Sunset tour en Combi vw

Authentic Basque gastronomy for gourmets

End your night in some of the best bars in Biarritz

Discover the most vibrant nightlife scenes in Biarritz, curated exclusively for you.

La Tireuse

⭐️ 4.3 (1239)

Price Range: $$

Le Bar Basque

⭐️ 4.2 (890)

Price Range: $$

Olatua Biarritz

⭐️ 4.6 (774)

Biarritz Smugglers

⭐️ 4.4 (714)

Price Range: $$

Le Newquay

⭐️ 4.2 (710)

Price Range: $$

Bodega La Humade by KOKO

⭐️ 4.3 (573)

Price Range: $$

Bar de la Côte des Basques

⭐️ 4.3 (541)

Price Range: $$

Bar de La Plage

⭐️ 4 (346)

Pavillon du Phare - Bar iodé

⭐️ 4 (216)

Price Range: $$

Bar Le Polo

⭐️ 4.3 (152)

Price Range: $

Ventilo Cafe

⭐️ 4.3 (139)

Price Range: $$

Pick from the best places to stay in Biarritz

If you're looking for some of the best hotels in Biarritz you've come to the right place.

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Hotel Edouard VII

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La Maison du Lierre

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Check out these bookable attractions in Biarritz

These are some of the best tours, museums, and activities in Biarritz.

E-scooter Tour with Tapas Aperitif

Bayonne Private Walking Tour

Biarritz Walking Tour

Private Tour of Bayonne and Biarritz

Basque Country Private Sightseeing Tour

San Sebastián Tour

Looking for unforgettable fine-dining experiences in Biarritz?

Hungry? We've got the best rated, the best of the best.

Chez Albert

⭐️ 4.2 (1833)

Price Range: $$$

Frequently asked questions:

  1. Explore the Bay of Biscay: Experience the stunning coastline around this beautiful city by taking a walk along the seafront or join a boat tour for a more in-depth look.
  2. Visit the Notre Dame de Biarritz Church: Take in the breath taking architecture at Biarritz’s most famous church and admire its unique stained glass windows and spectacular organ’s music.
  3. Enjoy the gastronomic delights: Discover the Basque culinary delights with a trip to one of Biarritz’s best restaurants, offering local delicacies and daily fresh seafood dishes.

Biarritz is an idyllic French city which enjoys a mild climate year round and plenty of sunshine. The summer months, May through September, see an increased number of festivals, offering visitors the opportunity to experience the local culture. For those looking to avoid the hustle and bustle, or who prefer cooler temperatures, the place is ideal in the shoulder months of April and October, when temperatures are at their lowest.

Biarritz is an excellent holiday destination that can be easily experienced in a few days. There's plenty of activities to enjoy, from strolling along the coast to hitting the beach for some of the best surf spots in Europe. Three days is a perfect amount of time to enjoy the local attractions, sample the delicious regional cuisine and explore the vibrant nightlife.

Biarritz, France is an excellent place to explore on foot. Public buses and trams are readily available and provide the perfect way to get around the city's sights, stops and different areas. For travelling further afield, taxis and car rentals are a great option.

Biarritz offers a range of activities for children looking for a fun time. Kids can explore the stunning beaches of the region, which feature colorful sand and crystal clear waters. They can even meet some of the local seabirds. For a change of scenery, the city also has a zoo, with a range of wildlife from all around the world. Parents can also entertaining their young ones at the Aquarium, which features over 20 different species of fish.

We've actually curated a complete list of the best bars in Biarritz. To start off we'd have to mention Charlie's Bar, Le Newquay, Bar de La Plage. Check out our page on the best bars in Biarritz.

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