Biarritz is full of historically important monuments and is perhaps the best place to witness history unfold. The wonderful monuments and the rich history attached with the destination make Biarritz one of Top Historical Destinations in the world. Biarritz is a very historically important place and thus sees a lot of tourists every year. Whenever you are planning to visit a historical monument in Biarritz or a place of historical significance, it is always good to know a little information about the place, its opening and closing times, the ideal duration of visit and the need of tour guide to visit the historical monuments of Biarritz. Explore the historical monuments of Biarritz with a guided tour or opt for in-depth information of its historical account, this Biarritz guide is your go-to option for free. Move to things to do in Biarritz page for the complete list of attractions and activities.
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Top Historical Biarritz landmarks
Traverse through the finest landmarks and famous historical buildings of Biarritz.
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Rocher de la Vierge 64200 Biarritz France
12:01 am - 12:00 am
Locally known as the Rocher de la Vierge, it is considered a lucky landmark dedicated in the name of the holy Virgin Mary. It is because of the statue of the Virgin on the summit. In 1865 it was used by Napoleon III as his anchoring point for the Port of Refuge like that he wanted to create. The statue was a token of gratitude by whalers who were o...
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12:01 am - 12:00 am
This is a historic port that was built to replace the original port that was present here centuries back. This is an absolute “Fishermen’s Port” with small houses on the rocks. The port is in the heart of the Old Town area. It was built in the 19th century ad and since then it is always crowded with tourists who love the small bea...
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4 Rue Saint-Martin, 64200 Biarritz, France
02:00 pm - 05:00 pm
This church originally was constructed in the 12th century and last restored in the 16th century. It is located in the mouth of a very nice square which is in the heart of the Central Biarritz Harbor. This is one of those buildings that belong to the boom period of the port.
As you reach the church you will find it a bit dingy but as you enter ever...