Espelette 3-star campsite
From the Bidart campsite, a detour to the famous chilli capital is a must. Espelette, a picturesque Labourdin village, is home to a beautiful heritage including the fortified church of Saint-Etienne, the castle of the barons of Ezpeleta. As you stroll along the pedestrian street, look up and discover the peppers drying in the sun hanging on the facades of traditional houses.
The Espelette pepper is the subject of a permanent museography at the castle, and can also be discovered through a complete route at the Atelier du Piment: from cultivation methods to uses in the kitchen, the whole world of peppers is explored. in a fun and educational way. A visit not to be missed if you are staying with your family at the 3-star campsite in the Basque Country! Traditional festivals are also to be experienced each year in the Labourdin village: the chilli festival in October is an opportunity to attend concerts, folk dances and demonstrations of Basque strength. In June, the Axoa festival celebrates this typically Basque stew made with minced veal, onions and peppers. On the program of the festivities, a gastronomic fair, axoa competitions, brotherhood parades, makilaris dances and a big popular meal. In January, the village celebrates the breed of Pottok horses of which it is also the cradle.
Ur-Onea campsite 20 km from Espelette
The campsite in Bidart is an ideal destination if you are looking for a mobile home rental in Espelette or nearby for a family camping holiday: located just 20 km from the famous and picturesque village Labourdin, it also allows you to take advantage of the daily the Basque coast and the pleasures of the ocean. 600 meters from the beaches, the Ur-Onea campsite is ideally located to discover the traditional villages of the land and the coast. The proximity of Espelette allows you to return several times during your stay to discover the heritage of the small town, visit its museums and take part in its festivities. Take advantage of a mobile home rental near Espelette to fully immerse yourself in Basque culture and its traditions! For their camping stay during their next vacation, campers and vacationers will have the choice between different rentals, namely shaded and spacious camping-caravanning pitches that can accommodate motorhomes, caravans and tents, a chalet in a green setting in nature with direct access to the children’s playground and the heated swimming pool, or even an open-air mobile home in a green setting close to the fine sandy beaches of the Pyrénées Atlantiques. Enough to spend a dream vacation in a motorhome or caravan on a camping pitch.