Car Hire Biarritz

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Beginning life as a Viking settlement in the 9th century, Biarritz was a seaside town living off whaling and ocean trade until the 1700's when healthy benefits of fresh air and pristine ocean were realised. Growing over the years into a popular destination for the rich and famous it is now a seaside resort city, for travellers from all around the world.

With this beautiful part of the French coastline ready to be explored, not to mention the many towns and cities within a short drive from here, you will be able to experience all the area has to offer with your Biarritz car hire through DriveAway.

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Experience Biarritz

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Famous for its stunning beaches and natural surroundings, it's easy to see why Biarritz is such a popular destination for travellers. In recent years, a strong surfing culture has emerged, attracting a wide range of visitors of different backgrounds and ages. Simply drive your car hire down to one of the several beaches in the city, and pick a spot to enjoy the sun and surf, something not seen in many parts of Europe.

One of the main attractions for tourists is the Biarritz Aquarium by the sea, which is also located near the beach on the western edge of the city. A huge centre made up of 24 huge aquariums, a visit here will reveal the secrets that lie beneath the surface of the sea, and provide hours of entertainment for the whole family.

You can then drive your car hire a few blocks in from here, where you will find the Musée Asiatica, a highly regarded attraction with a huge collection of Asian art housed here, comprised of over 1000 pieces, from China, Tibet and Nepal to name a few.

Cities (To and From) Distance (Approx. km) Travel Time (Approx. hr)
Biarritz - Paris 785 8
Biarritz - Toulouse 300 3
Biarritz - Bordeaux 200 2
Biarritz - Marseille 700 7
Biarritz - Lyon 750 7.5