On the French-Spanish Frontier: the Pyrenees

Ceret – Bagnères-de-Luchon – San Sebastian – Pyrenees – Barcelona

13 days – EUR 1,654.00 pp in dbl-room*

Ancient villages nestled among rugged mountain landscapes: the Pyrenees are a world of their own between the Mediterranean and the Atlantic.

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Day 1 to 3: Céret

Rental car pick-up
Company: AVIS Spain
Vehicle: Opel Astra or similar (CCMR)
Rate: 360°, Max Cover
Location: Barcelona Airport

From Barcelona Airport to Céret197 km | 2 hours 30 minutes


  • Girona

A Catalonian manor house2 Nights | bed & breakfast

The charming 17th century manor house is situated in the valley of the River Tech just above Ceret. Most of the 10 guest rooms have a patio with a small garden. A heated swimming pool is available, and a good selection of restaurants and boutiques can be found in nearby Ceret.


  • Céret: Artists' town in the eastern Pyrenees


Day 3 to 5: Haut Pyrenees

From Céret to Saint-Paul-d'Oueil346 km | 6 hours 30 minutes


  • Cathar Country: Refuge for persecuted heretics

A country estate near Luchon2 Nights | bed & breakfast

Located in a picturesque village, the hotel is a stone building surrounded by a large garden. The cheerful red dining room has a large fireplace and a parquet floor. The antique furniture and modern artworks give the hotel a special charm. What the host, Mme Guerre, lacks in foreign language skills is more than offset by her friendliness and hospitality.


  • Haut Pyrenees: Spa with hot springs
  • Haut Pyrenees: Wild mountains between France and Spain


Day 5 to 8: Donostia

From Saint-Paul-d'Oueil to San Sebastian291 km | 3 hours 30 minutes


  • Lourdes
  • Oloron-Sainte-Marie

A villa in downtown San Sebastian3 Nights | bed & breakfast

This 19th century mansion is a listed historical building in the centre of the city, only five minutes from Zurriola beach. Originally an engagement present from Don Ramon Londaiz to his daughter, the property is now a boutique hotel with 25 rooms following careful restoration. Some of the rooms are located in the former carriage house with its facade of English-style bricks. Guests can enjoy a stroll in the adjacent garden, which was created by a French landscaper in 1898. A number of good restaurants can be found in the area around the hotel. Free parking is available.


  • Donostia
  • Côte Basque: Beaches, cliffs and powerful surf


Day 8 to 11: Aragon Pyrenees

From San Sebastian to Ainsa270 km | 3 hours 30 minutes

A former family residence in Ainsa3 Nights | bed & breakfast

The hotel with rustic charm and modern comforts is located in the medieval town of Ainsa, within sight of Monte Perdido and the Odesa National Park. The Bergua family purchased the historical mansion on the market square a few years ago, carefully renovated it and converted it into an exclusive hotel with just five bedrooms. While almost nothing has changed on the outside, the bedrooms offer spacious, modern bathrooms along with air-conditioning and heating, thus providing a harmonious blend of historical architecture and modern interior design.


  • Aragon Pyrenees


Day 11 to 13: Barcelona

From Ainsa to Barcelona Airport329 km | 5 hours

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Location: Barcelona Airport

A 16th century hotel in the Gothic Quarter2 Nights | bed & breakfast

The historical hotel enjoys one of the best locations in Barcelona: in the Gothic quarter, close to the Ramblas and the harbour. The panoramic views range from Montjuic Mountain to Christopher Columbus monument to the Olympic Port. While the present exterior was completed in neo-classical style in 1850, the interior has been thoroughly renovated to meet the standards of a modern luxury hotel. Guests can relax on the terrace or take a dip in the plunge pool on the roof. Sites within a 5-10 minute walk include, in addition to the Ramblas and the Gothic Quarter, the Cathedral, Borne quarter, Beaches, Old Port (fish and seafood restaurants), Museum Picasso, Real Square, Museum of History of Barcelona, Maritime Museum, Museum of History of Catalonia, Music Palace and Catalunya Square.


  • Barcelona

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Company: AVIS Spain
Type: Opel Astra or similar (Group C)

Air-conditioning, power steering, radioRate: 360°, Max Cover


The cost is per person based on two people sharing a double room and includes accommodation and meals per itinerary.

USD 1,859.00*
(EUR 1,654.00)*

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