(Edition updated in 2018) The MICHELIN zoom map Basque Coast is the ideal travel companion to fully explore this French tourist destination thanks to its easy-to-use format and its scale of 1/150,000. The map covers the areas and cities of San Sebastian, Mont de Marsan, Biarritz, Bayonne.
From the hills and valleys of the Pays Basque and the Pyrenees Mountains to the vast forests of the Landes and the beaches that stretch for miles and miles on the Atlantic coast. From towns like Bayonne, Biarritz, Saint Jean de Luz or Hossegor to the smaller villages inland, a visit to this part of the world is an unforgettable experience. There are so many places to see and even more things to do. The climate is mild and sports and leisure activities like golf, tennis, horse riding, surfing, hiking or cycling can be practiced all year long in breathtaking surroundings.
The Zoom collection are characterized by the high precision of their detailed scale, specially adapted for very touristy areas or with a high density road network, including new developments and industrial areas. In addition to clarity, reliability and up-to-date information, all Michelin cartography features include a wealth of practical information: places and monuments of tourist interest, picturesque tours, areas for sports and leisure activities ... Useful plans of cities and a practical index of localities. Also the maps contain places of interest and signposting of tracks for bicycles and green-ways.
MICHELIN ZOOM MAPS are perfect to discover major tourist areas, with a high level of details in an easy to use format.
They nicely complement our Michelin Guides and include:
* Various leisure activities, such as water parks, tourist trains, horse racing, etc
* Scenic routes and tourist sights crossed referenced with the famous Michelin's Green Guides
* Camping sites information from Michelin's Camping Guides
* Hotel information from the world famous MICHELIN Guides