During this fascinating Cultural Stay, explore Basque heritage and traditions found in sophisticated resorts and artistic enclaves on the Bay of Biscay and in charming villages nestled amid the Pyrenees. Settle in at the Parador de Hondarribia, a historic 10th century castle carefully renovated into a modern hotel with magnificent interiors and spacious outdoor terraces to take in the sea views, which adds to the special ethos of this program. 

Starting at: $4,790 * Price includes special offer Make a Reservation Ask Us A Question or Call 855-330-1542
 Dusk in beautiful San Sebastián  Flag-lined street in Hondarribia  Traditional Basque dance. Credit: Basque Tourism Bureau  Square in Hondarribia  San Sebastian ocean side view   San Sebastian beach  The city of Bilbao, with the Guggenheim Museum, set amid the Basque countryside  The Guggenheim Museum of Contemporary Art, Bilbao  The Pyrenees Mountains  Monument to the running of the bulls in Pamplona  View of Bayonne  Street scene in Bayonne  The harbor in Biarritz  The beach in the resort town of Biarritz  The historic fortress of the Parador de Hondarribia  A comfortable lounge in the Parador de Hondarribia  View from the terrace of the Parador de Hondarribia

France and Spain’s Basque Region

A One-Week Stay at the Parador de Hondarribia

9 days from $4,790

During this fascinating Cultural Stay, explore Basque heritage and traditions found in sophisticated resorts and artistic enclaves on the Bay of Biscay and in charming villages nestled amid the Pyrenees. Settle in at the Parador de Hondarribia, a historic 10th century castle carefully renovated into a modern hotel with magnificent interiors and spacious outdoor terraces to take in the sea views, which adds to the special ethos of this program. 

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Parador de Hondarribia

Hondarribia, Spain

Located in the medieval center of Hondarribia and at the highest point in the town, this unique parador is also known as the Castle of Charles V which dates from the 10th century. Enjoy panoramic vistas of the coast including the Bidasoa estuary and the Bay of Biscay from the hotel terrace. The 36 guest rooms are all uniquely decorated and arranged and are spacious and comfortable with an array of hotel amenities including complimentary Wi-Fi. Stone walls, floors and archways and public spaces decorated with breath-taking tapestries and fine antiques remind guests of the parador’s storied past.

Number of nights: 7