Around the Pyrenees Mountains

  • From Toulouse

8 days / 7 nights

Day 1 – PAU / BIARRITZ

Arrival at Toulouse Blagnac airport.

Drive to PAU.

City tour of PAU.

Proceed to BIARRITZ.

View of the famous rif, the lighthouse and the Rock of the Virgin.

Transfer to the hotel in IRUN area or PAYS BASQUE area.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 2 – BILBAO / SAN SEBASTIAN / SAINT JEAN DE LUZ

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to BILBAO.

City tour of BILBAO.

Visit the Guggenheim Museum.

Proceed to GUERNIKA-LUMO.

Visit the Peace and Human Rights Museum.

Drive to SAN SEBASTIAN.

Tour of the city.

Round trip by cable car to Monte Igualdo.

Proceed to SAINT JEAN DE LUZ.

Tour of the city.

Overnightat hotel in IRUN area or PAYS BASQUE area.

 

Day 3 – BAYONNE / EAUX BONNES / CAUTERETS

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to BAYONNE.

City tour of BAYONNE.

Proceed to SAINT JEAN PIED DE PORT.

City tour of SAINT JEAN PIED DE PORT.

Continue to EAUX BONNES and proceed to COL D’AUBISQUE.

Arrival in CAUTERETS.

Transfer to the GRAND HOTEL DE FRANCE in CAUTERETS area or a similar hotel.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 4 – GAVARNIE / TOURMALET / LOURDES

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to GAVARNIE.

Walking Tour of CIRQUE DE GAVARNIE.

Continue to the Col du Tourmalet, in the Pyrennees Mountains.

Proceed to LOURDES.

City tour of LOURDES.

Drive back to your hotel GRAND HOTEL DE FRANCE in CAUTERETS area or a similar hotel.

 

Day 5 – PONT D’ESPAGNE / LAC DE GAUBE

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to PONT D’ESPAGNE.

Round trip by cable car and a walking tour to lac de GAUBE (30 minutes walk).

Continue to SAINT BERTRAND DE COMMINGES.

Visit of the Cathedral on St Jacques pilgrimage paths, guided by the tour leader.

Round trip by little train to have a view of the marvelous typical village.

Drive to VAL D’ARAN.

Transfer to the hotel in VAL D’ARAN area or a similar hotel.

Dinner and overnight.

 

Day 6 – AIGUES TORTES / SEU D’URGELL

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to the AIGUES TORTES NATIONAL PARK for a visit.

Jeep tour in the park to Saint Maurici.

Visit SORT in the park.

Continue to the ANDORRA region for accommodation.

 

Day 7 – FOIX / CARCASSONNE

Breakfast at the hotel

Drive to FOIX.

Visit the fortress and the museum at the Foix Castle.

Proceed to CARCASSONNE.

Visit CARCASSONNE : walking tour of the medieval city and the defensive walls.

Boat trip on the Canal du Midi. (About 1H30).

Proceed to TOULOUSE.

Overnight in TOULOUSE city center at the GRAND HOTEL D’ORLEANS or a similar hotel.

 

Day 8 – TOULOUSE / BACK HOME

Breakfast at the hotel

City Tour of  TOULOUSE.

In particular, you will see the Place du Capitole and the Saint Sernin Church.

Transfer to Toulouse Blagnac airport for check in and take off.