Walking the Basque shepherding trails is the most authentic way to discover the Basque Country. The mysterious Pyrenean homelands of the Basques are threaded with shepherds' and smugglers' trails, and old flagstoned paths that meander between medieval villages, churches and watermills. From Georgina's stunning mountain farmhouse, 10 different circular walking routes lead off in all directions. There is NO need for a car and no need to pack bags each day. Decide over breakfast on the terrace which walk best fits your mood that morning, and stride out into the hills whenever you want. In her inimitable open-house style, you will find wine and beer freely available when you arrive home later ...
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From Ä1,550 excluding flights
Enjoy a guided walking vacation in the Basque Pyrenees. A network of pretty trails spread out into the landscape from the doorstep of your hostís private home. Every day youíll walk in a different direction through the wooded hills, to a different Basque mountain village. Each walk comes with a story, and youíll find yourself following in the footsteps of shepherds and smugglers, witches and World War II resistance fighters. On the way youíll walk stretches of the Camino de Santiago and the Comet Line, an escape network which helped airmen escape occupied territories in World War II. Whilst youíre only an hour from San Sebastian, Pamplona and Biarritz, itís no exaggeration to say this ...
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From Ä1,500 excluding flights