Day trip

French Countryside Tour with Lunch from San Sebastian

Activity provider: Local Experts Tours

French Countryside Tour with Lunch from San Sebastian

Activity provider: Local Experts Tours

From US$ 227.36 per person

Enjoy a climb up to La Rhune on the famous Petit train de la Rhune. Admire the French Basque country whilst visiting the villages of Sare and Espelette. Make the most of your trip to San Sebastian with this totally unique tour of the French countryside.

About this activity

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Covid-19 precautions
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Duration 8 hours
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Skip the ticket line
Live tour guide
English, Spanish
Pickup included
Pickup available from your accommodation in San Sebastian.
Small group
Limited to 8 participants


  • Experience the Petit train of La Rhune (ticket included)
  • Visit Sare and it's famous caves
  • Discover the village of Espelette
  • Relax with transport to and from your accommodation
Full description
Kickstart your day with a convenient pick-up service from your accommodation in San Sebastian. Your friendly and informative guide will be waiting for you outside or in the lobby, and after a short meet and greet you will set off on your adventure.  Commence the sightseeing portion of the tour with a ride on The Petit train de la Rhune. Admire the stunning scenery and picturesque landscapes whilst on the train as you make the comfortable and gradual ascension to the top of La Rhune. Continue your tour with a trip to Sare, here, you will get to feast upon a delicious lunch consisting of local delicacies whilst continuing to admire the spectacular scenery. Once you've had enough to eat and enough time to rest, you will take a visit to a local village for a spot of perusing before visiting the famous caves of Sare.  To end the day, the tour will stop in Espelette, famous for its local peppers (you can purchase some if you wish) before heading back to San Sebastian.
  • Driver/guide
  • Hotel pick-up & drop-off
  • Private transportation
  • Small group tour
  • Transport by air-conditioned minivan/car
  • Lunch
  • No extra food or drinks
Covid-19 precautions

You must book this activity online because the ticket office is closed

Safety measures in place
  • All required protective equipment is provided
  • All areas that customers touch are frequently cleaned
  • The number of visitors is limited to reduce crowds

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Important information

What to bring

  • Passport or ID card

Not allowed

  • Unaccompanied minors

Know before you go

  •  Children must be accompanied by an adult
  • Infant seats are available on request if advised at time of booking
  •  Please provide information regarding dietary restrictions at the time of booking

Product ID: 205060