The city of Biarritz
Historical capital of surfing since the 50’s, Biarritz is a basque city whose culture is resolutely turned towards the ocean. Marked by the culture of surfing, it still attracts the amateurs of glide for its long beaches, its many surf shops and schools for all levels. Since 2011, the park ludo-scientific City of the Ocean divided on three floors, various rooms devoted especially to the history of the birth of the oceans, their operation, to the oceans of ice, scuba diving or even to the abyss. Very interactive, the center offers several virtual animations, among which are ” Virtual surfing “, a simulation game of surfing. The grand aquarium of Biarritz, located in the city centre in a beautiful building of the Belle Epoque, complete the cultural offer of the city around the theme of the ocean.