It will only take you 20 minutes by car to reach Ascain, this charming little Basque village located at the foot of la Rhune and its little train.
Who doesn’t want to spend an unforgettable dream holiday in a nice place, full of calm, greenery, landscape and good humour?
All these qualities can be found in Ascain, a charming French commune in the department of the Atlantic Pyrenees in Pays Basque, famous for its tourist and cultural appeal.
So get ready and come and discover it for yourself! You will be satisfied!!
A Basque village, privileged in the province of Labourd, Ascain is located 6km from the beach. It is the ideal place to spend a beautiful moment in the middle of nature because its landscapes, we take the eyes ! In fact, it has a double attraction : water and mountains. Dominated by 3 peaks and crossed by the graceful Nivelle, this corner of paradise attracts fishermen and water sports enthusiasts. Not to mention the venerable Roman bridge that crosses this river and gives this painting a romantic side. Moreover, many heritages mark the charm of this village: churches, the 9 water mills transformed into residences but the most active centre of the commune is its port also called Patria. There is also a holiday centre, at the foot of the Rhune, very nice for families because it is the starting point for many hiking trails. At the top, you will have a splendid view and at the same time you will be able to participate in activities led by young and dynamic people! The beautiful horse rides in the mountains or along the river will certainly allow you to admire the beauty and richness of this wonder!
From our campsite located in Saint-Jean-de-Luz, you will have no difficulty in discovering the little village of Ascain.
The village of Ascain with its many sporting activities such as golf and tennis, offers you a copious and refined cuisine. In fact, from pizzeria to gourmet restaurant and traditional cuisine, you’ll have huge choices. What is certain is that the dishes are prepared with a lot of taste and especially fresh and homemade products. Apart from that, the service is fast and very pleasant with qualified and helpful staff. And all this for a price that everyone can afford! Note that these restaurants also organize pleasant evenings during which you will undoubtedly spend a real moment of pleasure! So don’t wait any longer, destination Ascain !