The village of Ahetze
Village of the basque province of Labourd, Ahetze is located between sea and mountain, a few kilometers from the beaches of the Atlantic ocean and surrounded by the peaks of the Rhune, the Mondarrain, Artzamendi and the Three Crowns of spain. Village’s authenticity is preserved, Ahetze has long been a step on the road to Compostela for pilgrims who opted for a passage of the Pyrenees by the atlantic coast. It retains from the past in the old relay ferme Ostalapia, as well as its church built in the 16th century, remarkable for its bell tower with two bays of different sizes. The traditions basques are very perennial in Ahetze : the commune has two pediments of balls.