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Our beautiful Basque mountain farmhouse, near the Baztan Valley, (less than an hour from San Sebastian and Pamplona) lies at the centre of 200km of walking and hiking routes, straight from the farmhouse door. For the past 18 years we have run...more
Suggested duration: More than 3 hours
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Iaulin Borda | Ameztia, 31745 Ituren, Spain
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+34 650 71 37 59
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Reviewed 9 December 2018

I am learning Spanish and wanted to immerse myself in the language for a week in Spain. I found lots of week long Spanish courses through a google search but I was particularly interested in the offer from Pyrenean Experience as it combined Spanish practice...More

Date of experience: October 2018
1  Thank Kevinorford
Reviewed 28 November 2018

This was our third visit to Georgina's Pyrenean Experience and we enjoyed it just as much as the last two. A lovely welcome and a really nice group of people staying. Fantastic location and great walks with plenty of encouragement from Georgina, lots of laughter...More

Date of experience: September 2018
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Reviewed 25 November 2018

This was my second visit and once again it was simply perfect and I hope to return again one day. The holiday was mentally and physically tiring, but in a good way - this is not for those who enjoy lying on a beach doing...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Peter K
Reviewed 6 November 2018

Excellent facilities, friendly and supporting team that enables one to grow in confidence. Learning how to learn, venturing beyond the textbook and the classroom and using the language. Walking and talking in the beauty of the Pyrenees, visits to local villages and artisans, complemented by...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank Shaun G
Reviewed 30 October 2018

A perfect combination of walking,learning Spanish and good company.Situated in beautiful country there is a house party atmosphere.Georgina ensures a varied programme where you can improve your Spanish with encouragement and good humour.

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Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank judith s
Reviewed 25 October 2018

I was totally unprepared for all to which Georgina exposed us. We thought we were going on another self guided walking holiday. Oh, there was plenty of hiking, the trails all beautifully mapped, taking us through Basque villages, steep hillside fields being worked by hand,...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
2  Thank crkeith000
Reviewed 21 October 2018

Georgina is a great host with endless energy that provides for the perfect holiday experience. Her passion for Basque culture and love of the beautiful Pyrenees comes across during the guided walks and the evening parties. Our holiday was made extra special by sharing it...More

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Date of experience: October 2018
Thank JasSangh6
Reviewed 13 October 2018

Spent a fantastic week in the beautiful Basque mountain farmhouse with Georgina and Inacki learning spanish and hiking in the mountains. This is a great way to enjoy the region and progress the language skills. The food was great, the group was great fun, we...More

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Date of experience: September 2018
Thank brendangilsenan
Reviewed 4 October 2018

After many emails back and forth, a long Skype conversation, and many revisions, Georgina created a full day (9am to 9pm) program perfectly tailored to the interests and physical abilities of our group of 11 life-long friends (from Israel and the US). Through out the...More

Date of experience: September 2018
1  Thank schles2016
Reviewed 1 October 2018

Excellent holiday in all respects. Beautiful accommodation, marvellous hostess Georgina, fine eating, incredible local culture, varied walking and swimming, interesting fellow guests, what more could you ask for?

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Date of experience: September 2018
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agatahalladin
27 May 2018|
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Response from GeorginaHPyrenees | Property representative |
Hello - do contact look up the name of my company pyrenean experience and you will be able to get though to me via that ... thank you.
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11 May 2017|
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Response from GeorginaHPyrenees | Property representative |
Hi, thank you for your question. The buses for our area leave San Sebastian two or three times a day from the central bus station / which is also next door to the main train station. The bus company is labaztanesa so you... More
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