Do you want to explore southwestern France, known for its mountains and the beautiful Atlantic coast? Whether you are travelling with the family, friends or with your partner, choose from NOVASOL’s great range of authentic French holiday homes in the Pyrénées-Atlantique and experience this beautiful region nestled between sea and mountains. You will also find a host of activities and attractions to enjoy during your stay. We offer holiday accommodation to suit every need and taste, so why not browse our full range online today?
Holiday homes surrounded by natural beauty
The region of the Pyrénées-Atlantique is one of the most naturally beautiful regions in France because of its geographical location and its highly varied landscape. If you enjoy hiking, then the Pyrénées-Atlantique might just be the right choice of holiday destination for you. Here, you will find numerous hiking trails to enjoy. There are also plenty of mountain bike trails for those who love to cycle. Why not explore the Ossau valley or climb in Larrun, which rises over to 900m above sea level. You can take a little train, the Rhune, built in 1924, up to the peak and enjoy the breath-taking panoramic view over the France, Spain and the higher peaks of the Pyrénées. The area also boasts some unique wildlife to spot, including some exotic birds such as the Griffon vulture. There is something for everyone in the Pyrénées-Atlantique – and one of our French holiday villas or apartments is bound to serve as the perfect base for a relaxing yet action-packed holiday!
Holiday homes in Pyrénées-Atlantique for an active holiday
Those of you that enjoy being active during your holidays are in luck. During your self-catering holiday in this part of France you will have the opportunity to enjoy a wide range of activities, including surfing, mountain biking and hiking. The waves of the sea near Biarritz are said to be the best throughout France, so whether you are an experienced surfer or just want to try your hand at the sport, the beautiful coastline of Pyrénées-Atlantique is a great surfing destination during your self-catering France holiday.
Cultural experiences in the Pyrénées-Atlantique
The region is also known for its colorful festivals with many annual events that gather thousands of people in the streets, as is typical of the French culture. Experience the famous Bayonne festival or the Festival du Tango Argentin that takes place every year in September. Whatever you are looking for on your holiday in Pyrénées-Atlantique, one of our hand-picked holiday homes in France in the area is the perfect starting point.
Historic and cultural attractions of the Pyrénées-Atlantique
The region is also ideal for those who want to get lost in French history and rich cultural heritage. The area is certainly not lacking in magnificent castles and chateaux, such as Chateau de Beynac and Chateau des Milandes, filled with historical tales and adventures. The city of Lourdes is a major part of tourism in the Pyrénées-Atlantique, as millions of visitors visit each year to explore the famous Cave Massabielle. Basque culture is also ever-present throughout the region due to the geographical proximity of the Spanish region of the same name. A good way to get away from the often touristy South of France is to take a trip to picturesque medieval towns such as Aramits located in the heart of the Barétous Valley. There are so many reasons to rent a holiday home in Aquitaine in Pyrénées- Atlantique, from the amazing landscapes, to the incredible gastronomy, we are sure that you will find something to love about this unique region whilst staying in our French holiday accommodation.