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Pyrenean Experience
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Our beautiful Basque mountain farmhouse, near the Baztan Valley, (less than an hour from San Sebastian and Pamplona) lies at the centre of 200km of walking and hiking routes, straight from the farmhouse door. For the past 18 years we have run...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
Iaulin Borda | Ameztia, 31745 Ituren, Spain
+34 650 71 37 59
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All reviews spanish language basque culture beautiful location delicious food self guided unique experience excellent company great holiday family and friends lots of fun whole group second week wealth of knowledge small group highlight of our trip tortillas wine tasting
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Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Excellent facilities, friendly and supporting team that enables one to grow in confidence. Learning how to learn, venturing beyond the textbook and the classroom and using the language. Walking and talking in the beauty of the Pyrenees, visits to local villages and artisans, complemented by...More

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Reviewed 3 weeks ago

A perfect combination of walking,learning Spanish and good company.Situated in beautiful country there is a house party atmosphere.Georgina ensures a varied programme where you can improve your Spanish with encouragement and good humour.

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

I was totally unprepared for all to which Georgina exposed us. We thought we were going on another self guided walking holiday. Oh, there was plenty of hiking, the trails all beautifully mapped, taking us through Basque villages, steep hillside fields being worked by hand,...More

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Reviewed 4 weeks ago

Georgina is a great host with endless energy that provides for the perfect holiday experience. Her passion for Basque culture and love of the beautiful Pyrenees comes across during the guided walks and the evening parties. Our holiday was made extra special by sharing it...More

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Reviewed October 13, 2018

Spent a fantastic week in the beautiful Basque mountain farmhouse with Georgina and Inacki learning spanish and hiking in the mountains. This is a great way to enjoy the region and progress the language skills. The food was great, the group was great fun, we...More

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Reviewed October 4, 2018

After many emails back and forth, a long Skype conversation, and many revisions, Georgina created a full day (9am to 9pm) program perfectly tailored to the interests and physical abilities of our group of 11 life-long friends (from Israel and the US). Through out the...More

Thank schles2016
Reviewed October 1, 2018

Excellent holiday in all respects. Beautiful accommodation, marvellous hostess Georgina, fine eating, incredible local culture, varied walking and swimming, interesting fellow guests, what more could you ask for?

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Reviewed September 29, 2018

Is this the holiday for you? If you enjoy varied walking, delicious food and a chance to get to know the Spanish Basque country with the help of a knowledgeable guide, then the answer is, 'yes'. I chose the 'Guided' option from Pyrenean Experience and...More

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Reviewed September 27, 2018

Great location + very interesting group of fellow walkers with whom to share discovering the local countryside and enjoy evening meals. Fascinating local culture.

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Reviewed September 14, 2018

I recently spent a three-day walking holiday with Pyrenean Experience run by Georgina Howard. My en-suite room had the use of a kitchen / diningroom with magnificent views over the mountains. My interest was the WW2 Comet line used by Allied airmen who had been...More

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May 27, 2018|
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Response from GeorginaHPyrenees | Property representative |
Hello - do contact look up the name of my company pyrenean experience and you will be able to get though to me via that ... thank you.
May 11, 2017|
Response from GeorginaHPyrenees | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. The buses for our area leave San Sebastian two or three times a day from the central bus station / which is also next door to the main train station. The bus company is labaztanesa so you... More