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Address: | Entre le Port-Vieux et le Port des pêcheurs, Biarritz, France
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Very cool on a stormy day

Some amazing engineering went into the construction...and I saw it with both calm and stormy seas...worth the walk to get a great view of Biarritz

4 of 5 bubblesReviewed 26 October 2016
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016

Some amazing engineering went into the construction...and I saw it with both calm and stormy seas...worth the walk to get a great view of Biarritz

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 26 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic scenery that would be breathtaking in any weather, luckily it was a lovely sunny day when we visited. A trip to Biarritz wouldn't be complete without a visit here.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 21 October 2016 via mobile

Fantastic views of the coast coupled with the crashing waves below make this 5 minute walk from the center of town a must.

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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 19 October 2016

This is a promenade that extends into the bay of Biscay. The statue is of historical interest, as the rocks can easily be troublesome in stormy waters. Today it provides lovely views of the town, with a port hole viewpoint being the most prominent place to take a photo. Nice place to stroll.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 17 October 2016

It does not require a high fitness level to reach the promontory with legendary sculpture, and it can even be done pushing a stroller and with small children. Once reaching the end of the long, stable metal walkway, one can obtain a great view of the entire Biarritz coastline. The Breeze and sea are very bracing. This is a fun... More 

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3 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 13 October 2016 via mobile

This is an ugly bridge to a rock with a statue of Mary above it. A pleasant place to stroll out to and right next to the maritime museum. Some fishermen with rods but no luck. Great for an afternoon stroll and 10 min. Looking at the view of the sea and the wind eroded rocks.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016

This is hard to miss in Biarritz as it is right on the walk along the shore. It is well worth walking over the bridge to the rock on which there is the statue of the virgin. It is the views of Biarritz and the coast that are the real attraction. It is good to visit it if you can... More 

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 9 October 2016 via mobile

Beautiful walk. You're on top of the ocean as you walk to the point. Very dramatic! The waves might even splash up on the walkway.

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5 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 5 October 2016 via mobile

Very cute spot. Must not be missed if you are in Biarritz. Make sure to take your camera with you!!!

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Anlaby, Hull
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4 of 5 bubbles Reviewed 4 October 2016

Just an easy short stroll with amazing views of the pounded rocks and the foaming sea, it doesn't feel high up until you look back from the beach below, shame they had to put spikes around the statues feet but I guess too many people went for a climb

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