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Enjoy an active break in Biarritz  10/03/2014

If you're looking to enjoy an active break this summer, then among the best destinations to do so is the French city of Biarritz, which has its own unique charm.

And while the city is best known as being a hotspot for surfers and other water sports enthusiasts, it is important to recognise that there is much more to this increasingly popular holiday location than sun and surf.

Here, we're going to highlight some of the best alternative attractions.

Golf 

The holiday resort is home to an impressive number of golf courses, some of which offer amazing views across the landscape.

What better way to relax and unwind than by enjoying 18 holes on a picturesque course? And if you want this to become the focus of your visit, then don't worry - that option is available to you.

Get your hands on the Golf Pass Biarritz Côte Basque, which gives you access to four courses of the Côte Basque au Sud des Landes.

Rugby

As an alternative, you may wish to watch the local rugby team in action, as it is one of the most popular attractions in the city.

What's more, the team has a strong Basque identity and you can often hear pro-Basque songs being sung on the terraces, which will give you something of an insight into local pride.

The team themselves have won the national championships a number of times and even represented France in European competition.

Horse riding

Finally, the city is also noted for its love of equestrianism. So, regardless of whether you wish to go riding yourself or see professionals in action, you can do just that in Biarritz.

Camping Le Vieux Port, with Carisma Holidays, could be the solution to your accommodation problem.


Any views or opinions expressed in all articles under the title “Carisma News” are solely those of the author and do not necessarily represent those of Carisma Holidays Limited

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