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Get Adrenaline Rush during Surfing

Biarritz is famous for its unique beaches. They are excellent surf spots. So you can try surfing while on holiday here. It is the most popular of the local water activities. If you do not have experience of conquering the waves, then contact one of the many surf schools for help. They are located on the coast of the Atlantic Ocean.
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Qualified instructors work in them. Each of them knows about the beaches with the best conditions for surfing on a particular day. He will provide security for you during the training period. You will get a wetsuit and a reliable Board for temporary use. However, if you want then you can buy them. You can do this, for example, in the City of the Ocean shopping center. A surfboard for beginner costs between 7 and 17.5 euros here.
After that, you will begin to study. One lesson costs 40 euros. It lasts for 2 hours. You can enjoy extreme sports on the beaches of La Grande Plage and La Côte des Basques when you master the basics of surfing. The waves are quite large on these beaches. They are viewed by rescuers during the summer months. You will not only get an adrenaline rush but also admire the palaces and picturesque scenery while surfing. Copyright
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Experience Vivid Emotions during Wakeboarding

If you get bored with the usual beach holiday in Biarritz, you can do wakeboarding on the Atlantic waves. It's an extreme sport. It combines acrobatics, jumping, and water skiing slalom. It originated in the 90s of the 20th century in the United States. This sport is popular in many countries today, including France. There are similarities wakeboarding with a snowboard, a skateboard or a surfboard.
Biarritz, France Wakeboarding will allow you to feel like a real conqueror of the water element. You will hold on to the foul and move across the water surface on a special Board, following the towing rig. It can be, for example, a jet ski or a boat. It is equipped with a special keel, making a large wave. You will be able to perform elements of slalom, and make jumps, spins, and somersaults at the same time.
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However, you should remember that wakeboarding is traumatic entertainment. It is worth considering that the boat develops a speed of 40 kilometers per hour. Therefore, the instructor will be near you. You should put on a life jacket and choose a Board that matches your height, weight, and preferences. For example, a wide Board will throw stronger. A narrow Board will be more maneuverable and will accelerate faster. Wakeboarding will provide you with new experiences and emotions.
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Thrilling Wake-Surf

You have the opportunity to do wake-surfing in Biarritz. It is an amateur sport. You won't need expensive professional equipment for it. It will be enough ordinary boards for snowboarding or surfing. You will hold on to the boat and move on the water surface. After that you will stop holding on to it and continue to slide on waves, performing various tricks.
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Phare De Biarritz Lighthouse Climbing

Phare de Biarritz lighthouse became the emblem of the city of Biarritz, located on the ocean coast. It was built in 1834. Its height is 73 meters. A beautiful view of the coastline of Cape Hainsart opens from it. You need to climb 248 steps to admire the beautiful countryside. You will experience vivid emotions from the panorama of the city and its surroundings when you reach its top.
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Riding a Horse

If you love horses and dream of riding one of these proud and intelligent animals, then you can come to Club Hippique de Biarritz in Biarritz. It is located near the Atlantic Ocean. You will use the services of a professional trainer here. He will teach you to ride. You will improve your skills and go for a horse ride in the city surroundings.
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City tours, excursions and tickets in Biarritz and surroundings

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Map of all Michelin restaurants
Michelin-starred restaurants in Biarritz
♥   Restaurant 'Léonie' Biarritz. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Les Rosiers' Biarritz. Type - Modern cuisine. 1.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Le Sin' Biarritz. Type - Modern cuisine. 2.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Ahizpak Le Restaurant des Soeurs' Bidart. Type - Modern cuisine. 3.2 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Restaurant 'Maison Sukaldari' Arcangues. Type - Modern cuisine. 3.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all castles
Survived castles around Biarritz
♥   Castle 'Château de Labastide-Villefranche' Pyrénées-Atlantiques, 34 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Fort of San Marcos' Gipuzkoa, 35.1 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Château de Belzunce' Pyrénées-Atlantiques, 37 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Château de Montréal' Landes, 37.5 km from the center. On the map   Photo
♥   Castle 'Tower Zumeltzegi' Gipuzkoa, 38.4 km from the center. On the map   Photo
Map of all palaces
Public palaces near Biarritz
♥   Palace 'Palacio Real de Miramar' San Sebastián, 39.9 km from the center. On the map   Photo
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