Basque Country - France & Spain

April 25 - May 3, 2020

From $3,545 plus air

Immerse yourself in the rich culture, proud traditions and striking natural beauty of Basque Spain and France on this seven-night adventure. Head off to San Sebastián, Spain, on lovely La Concha Bay, a bustling beach town and foodie’s delight with fine dining, tapas bars and cafés. See the historic highlights of Bayonne, France, including its Gothic cathedral, and stroll in Biarritz, a seaside resort favored by socialites and surfers alike. Visit the villages of St-Jean-de-Luz and Espelette, where strings of red peppers decorate whitewashed homes. Marvel at the Frank Gehry-designed Guggenheim in Bilbao and admire Hemingway’s beloved Pamplona. Along the way, learn about traditions at a 16th-century country home, visit a cider house and dine at a txoko, an exclusive Basque gastronomical club. Experienced guides provide more expert insight into Basque culture. This small-group program includes first-class accommodations, an extensive meal plan and wine with dinner.

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