Internationally renowned 'French California' stretches from Les Landes in France down to Mundaka in Spain and has Biarritz at its very heart !! Arguably the best positioned place to pick up your Californian van before you head out and about to enjoy any one of the fabulous and plentiful surf spots around and beyond, Biarritz.
Soak up the sun and surf in Biarritz and around with the list of beaches and surf spots - Le Grand Plage, Cote des Basques, ten minutes up the road in Anglet there's Les Cavaliers or Le VVF, or head South for Erretegia or Parlementia in Bidart. The coastline north or south of Biarritz is speckled with fine surfing spots, so if you decide to master the local breaks for a few days or make your choice to head North or South you won't be disappointed.
Within an hour North you will find the world famous spots Hossegor and Capreton – where the international surfing contest Quiksilver Pro takes place, a bit further north you have the beach breaks of Moliets, Biscarosse and Lacanau.
If further South is what you fancy you'd get to enjoy the famous beach spots of Guethary and Lafetenia and Spain is only half an hour away !
San Sebastian on the coast with its own break, Zurriola, will give you the opportunity to take a break from the water to soak up the culture and liveliness of this wonderful basque city. Food, pintos, wine and surf what more could you ask for ? More surf ? Then head on to the quintessential beach town of Zaurautz to enjoy its consistent waves and chilled out culture.