// Day 1: The arrival
13.50: Arrival at Biarritz international airport in the early afternoon.
14.00 – Head to the platform of Biarritz’s lighthouse where a welcome cocktail is waiting for you. From here, with a single glance, you’ll take in the views of the ocean, Biarritz, the Basque Coast, the mountains and, in the distance, Spain. Amazing views, ahead of what promises to be an amazing stay!
15.00 – Welcome and check in at the hotel of your choice, in the centre of town. Departure on foot to the Casino
Municipal, one of three Convention Centres in Biarritz.
16.00 – Meeting at the Casino Municipal, in seminar rooms with modern equipment, overlooking the ocean.
20.00 - Basque evening: In the charming village of Arcangues, celebrate the Basque culture and sports: to the sounds of txistulari, watch and take part in various Basque strength games, learn all about pelote, enjoy an aperitif and a traditional Basque meal, in a festive atmosphere led by a Basque choir.
// Day 2: Sports/Thrills Rally through the countryside
9H- Departure for a Triathlon Rally:
- 4X4: teams set out in 4x4s for a raid along the tracks and paths formerly used by smugglers, with panoramic views guaranteed.
- Mountain biking: Orienteering course through the impressive landscapes of the Basque countryside.
- Hiking: “Discovering the legends of the Basque Country”, a themed hike.
13.00 – Lunch all together in a venta, an authentic Basque farmhouse inn on the French-Spanish border.
14.30 - Rafting: Negotiate the rapids of the picturesque river Nive in a raft. Thrills guaranteed!
Prestige evening: prize-giving and gala dinner at the Hôtel du Palais. At one of the most prestigious palaces in the world, the former imperial residence of Napoleon III and Eugénie de Montijo, with its Second Empire décor and view of Biarritz beach.
// Day 3: Relaxation Day
9H – Activité sur inscription
- Golf : Découverte ou perfectionnement au Centre International d’entrainement D’Ilbaritz.
-Thalassothérapie, détente, soins, relaxation grâce aux bienfaits de l’eau de mer.
- Surf : initiation sur le plus célèbre spot d’Europe.
-Cuisine : Cours de cuisine traditionnelle pour emporter avec vous les secrets de la cuisine basque !
13H – Déjeuner libre
15 H – Baptême de l’air en hélicoptère
20H – Soirée au Musée de la Mer : cocktail dînatoire au milieu des aquariums et des collections, dans ce magnifique bâtiment de style art-déco face à l’Océan.
// Day 4: visits and discoveries
“Visits and discoveries”
9.00 - Visits to various sites and monuments in the town.
(Asiatica Museum, Imperial Chapel, Chocolate Museum, History Museum, lighthouse, Little Train)
11.00 - Free time for shopping and roaming
12.00 – Meet up at Biarritz’s covered market for brunch.
13.00 – Departure