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Pyrenean Experience Dates and Prices 2021 & 2022

Please click on the Pyrenean Experience dates and prices below for the various holiday experiences:

Elementary Level

(Part Immersion)
 
   

DATES 2021: Friday 30th July - 6th August 2021

DATES 2022: Friday 10th - 17th June / Friday 29th July - 5th August 

 

 

ES1

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More Dates: Beginner Spanish students may also take a  Spanish course during one of our Total Pyrenean Experience Self-Guided Walking Weeks.

Intermediate Level

(Total Immersion)
 
   
DATES 2021: Friday 9th - 16th July / Friday 3rd - 10th September / Monday 18th - 25th October 2021 IS1

IS2

IS3

DATES 2022: Thursday 19th - 26th May / Friday 8th - 15th July / Thursday 1st - 8th September 2022

IS1 IS2

IS3

Spanish Lessons & Conversation also available on our Total Pyrenean Experience Walking Weeks  

Upper-intermediate / Advanced Level

(Total Immersion)
 
   

DATES 2021: Monday 19th - 26th July Monday 28th October - 4th November 2021 

DATES 2022: Monday 30th May - 6th June / Monday 18th - 25th July / Thursday 6th - 13th October 2022 

Spanish Lessons & Conversation also available on our Total Pyrenean Experience Walking Weeks

 

 

 

AS1 AS2

AS3 ---AS1 AS2

AS3

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Prices

1500 € OR £1125 + 250€*

* Due to current fluctuations in £ Sterling we ask our UK clients to pay part of the price in £'s and the remainder in our local currency (Euros) on the day of arrival: either in cheque or currency. This covers immediate direct local costs and is part of the total price. In the case of a last minute cancellation these final 250€ will not be charged. There will be absolutely NO MORE costs during your stay.

Price includes ABSOLUTELY everything and there are NO single supplements. Price includes full-board accommodation with own / en-suite bathrooms at our family farmhouse. (We have just 5 / 6 rooms). All food, all wine, all restaurant meals. A unique 5-and-a-half-day walking/cultural/gastronomy programme with on-going professional Spanish immersion teaching and conversation throughout all activities. ALSO  ten hours of formal Spanish lessons and grammatical tuition by a highly qualified teacher. There is also an easy local bus service from San Sebastian and Pamplona to our nearby village of (Santesteban/Doneztebe) from where we are also happy to pick up our guests.

DATES 2021 :  Monday 21st - 28th June / Friday 30th July - 6th August / Tuesday 10th - 17th August / Wednesday 25th August - 1st September / Monday 13th - 20th September / Wednesday 29th September - 6th October / Friday 8th October - 15th October

DATES 2022:  Friday 10th - 17th June / Tuesday 21st - 28th June / Tuesday 9th - 16th August / Monday 12th - 19th September / Monday 26th September - 3rd October 2022.   LATER DATES POSSIBLE.

Full description of our Self-Guided Walking Holidays

SPANISH OFFER

For those interested in learning Spanish during our self-guided holiday weeks we can sometimes offer guests a package of 10 hours of professional Spanish language tuition at beginners level. (With a possibility of other levels). This combines both formal, professional language tuition and informal Spanish language conversation. This Spanish option is charged at 250 Euros extra per booking on the self-guided walking weeks.

Prices

1100€ OR (£745 + 250€ )*

(per person based on 2 people sharing)

* Due to current fluctuations in £ Sterling we offer our UK clients the chance to pay part of the price in £'s and the remainder in our local currency (Euros) on the day of arrival: either in cheque or currency. This covers immediate direct local costs and is part of the total price. In the case of a last minute cancellation these final 250€ will not be charged. There will be absolutely NO MORE costs during your stay.

Price includes: a double en-suite room on full-board house-party basis. We provide full continental breakfasts, a lunchtime sandwich service and a full three-course evening meal with wine. Guests are invited to make themselves at home in the kitchen, dining room and library and help themselves to coffee, tea, beer, wine and biscuits etc. 

The price also includes:

  • Welcome reception and introduction to the Basque culture of the Baztan Valley and the Basque Pyrenees.
  • Several guided orientation walks to set reference points for the week’s walking and give insights into the culture and traditions of the Basque mountain people. 
  • Local maps, detailed walking and cultural notes and access to our private Wikiloc page and on-line maps. 
  • An exclusive Basque gastronomy and culture programme of events tailor-made for our guests each week and NOT available to the general public.
  • There also exists an easy local bus service from San Sebastian to our nearby village of (Santesteban/Doneztebe) from where we are also happy to pick up guests.

CULTURE & NATURE FOCUS GUIDED WALKING HOLIDAYS

 

CULTURE FOCUS: Walking & Midsummer Fiestas

Monday 21st - 28th June 2021

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Tuesday 21st - 28th June 2022

 

CULTURE FOCUS: Walking & Pagan Basque Rituals 

Tuesday 10th - 17th August 2021

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Tuesday 9th - 16th August / Monday 12th - 19th September 2022

 

CULTURE FOCUS: Walking & Autumn Celebrations

Monday 13th - 20th September / Wednesday 29th September - 6th October /  Friday 8th - 15th October 2021

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Monday 12th - 19th September / Monday 26th September - 3rd October 2022

 

 

NATURE FOCUS: Autumn & Spring Walking Weeks in the Basque Pyrenees

Monday 8th - 15th November 2021   

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Spring 2022: Friday 29th April - 6th May / Monday 9th - 16th May 2022

Autumn 2022: Monday 17th - 24th October / Thursday 27th October - 3rd November 2022 

                  

Prices

2021: 1500€ OR (£1125 PLUS €250)*

* Due to current fluctuations in £ Sterling we ask our UK clients to pay part of the price in £'s and the remainder in our local currency (Euros) on the day of arrival: either in cheque or currency. This covers immediate direct local costs and is part of the total price. In the case of a last minute cancellation these final 250€ will not be charged. There will be absolutely NO MORE costs during your stay.

 

Price includes ABSOLUTELY EVERYTHING and there are NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENTS. Price includes full-board accommodation with en-suite bathrooms at our family farmhouse. (We have just 5 / 6 rooms meaning these are very personal and exclusive holidays). All food, all wine, all restaurant meals. A unique 5-and-a-half-day walking/cultural/gastronomy programme. There is also an easy local bus service from San Sebastian and Pamplona to our nearby village of (Santesteban/Doneztebe) from where we are also happy to pick up our guests.

Creative Escapes & Cosy Retreats in the Pyrenees 2022

Dates 2022 to be decided. Please enquire

Full board in en-suite rooms with full use of the house. Unlimited food & wine. Log fires and lots of winter walks from the farmhouse door with detailed maps and notes. Communal evening dinners around the kitchen table. £800 or 940 Euros all inclusive. NO SINGLE SUPPLEMENTS.

There are NO hidden extras and NO single supplements.

MORE INFORMATION

Please ask us for further information and a levels sheet.

TAILOR-MADE WEEKS

We also organise tailor-made weeks for individuals and groups all year round.

HOUSE TO RENT

Sometimes our guest house is free to rent. It has 5 en-suite bedrooms and open-plan kitchen/dining room/living rooms/terraces/wifi etc.

B & B IN A WALKERS PARADISE

Our beautiful guesthouse is also open for B & B during the year (outside our course dates) with access to our 200 km of walks from the door of the house, all maps and use of our private guest kitchen, living room, gardens and terraces.

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