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La Rhune Train and Summit Vistas

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Starting from $150.07 CAD / Adult
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Board the La Rhune Train and discover one of the most breathtaking viewpoints in all of Basque Country. This vintage “rack” railway has been taking folks on the 35-minute ride to the top of La Rhune Mountain since 1924. Relax and relish in the views as the train hugs the mountain slope and winds higher and higher to the summit some 3,000 feet above sea level. Along the way, you’re likely to pass herds of red-headed sheep and wild ponies, called “pottocks”, that roam freely among the highlands of Basque Country. Once at the top of La Rhune Mountain, enjoy panoramas that seem to stretch forever. Marvel at sweeping vistas of the French and Spanish coasts in one direction and the majestic peaks of the Pyrenees in the other. For an unmatched perspective of Basque Country and its rugged beauty, nothing tops a ride on the La Rhune Train.
HighlightsShow
  • Rumble up the slopes of La Rhune Mountain to experience one of the most spectacular views in Basque Country.
  • Board the historic La Rhune Train for a 35-minute ride that passes mountain sheep and wild ponies.
  • Gaze out at views of the French and Spanish coastlines from 3,000 feet above sea level.
What To BringShow
  • KeyCard and photo identification
  • Camera
  • Cash/credit cards
  • Sun protection
  • Local currency
  • Water bottle
  • Light jacket/sweater
What To WearShow
  • Walking shoes
  • Hat and sunglasses
  • Weather-appropriate clothing
Important NotesShow
  • Guests must be able to walk approximately 1.5 miles over cobblestone and uneven surfaces with 25 large steps.
  • Guests in wheelchairs and those with limited mobility should not select this tour.
  • Consider physical fitness and medical history when selecting this tour.
  • Guests with concerns should consult their personal physical.
  • Temperatures can be considerably colder at the top of the Rhune.
Location St. Jean De Luz, France St. Jean De Luz, France
Tour Code JL06 JL06
Duration4.00 Hours 4.00 Hours
Activity Level#Medium #Medium
#Time permitting, limited shopping is available during the tour.
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