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Hendaye Travel guide
Hendaye : Michelin's recommendations
Swim a few strokes in the Bidassoa river and you reach Spain! Hendaye is a frontier town between the mountains and the sea, and over the centuries has seen many a royal pass by. At present however, inhabitants of the native town of Bixente Lizarazu, one of the stars of the French national football team, are happy to sun-bathe, to swim and to surf. At high tide the river estuary, with the town of Fontarabie standing on the far bank, becomes a calm lake where various water sports can be enjoyed.
Tourist attractions Hendaye : Things to see and do
D912 F - 64700 Hendaye
The explorer and astronomer Antoine Abbadie (1810-1897) commissioned Viollet-le-Duc to build him a castle that would suit his taste for the Middle Ages and science. This amazing Neo-Gothic building, boasting crenelated towers and pepperpot roofs, is ..
125 bd de la Mer F - 64700 Hendaye
3 rte de Béhobie F - 64700 Hendaye
This original place is quite the success story. Dedicated to the passion for wine and gastronomy, you enter through the cellar (over 3 000 wines!) and head upstairs to the restaurant. On the menu find subtle pairings of dishes and wines, dreamed up b..