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St. Jean De Luz is a beautiful commune of France. You can visit St. Jean De Luz in St. Jean De Luz canton, Bayonne arrondissement, Pyrenees Atlantiques department, in the Aquitaine region. St. Jean De Luz has a rather small population, of approximately 14,000 residents. The area of the town does not exceed 19 square kilometers and it is located at about 6 meters above sea level. St. Jean De Luz is on the east of Bay de Biscay, occupying an area between Arcachon and Spain. This is a hot spot for tourists who come in St. Jean De Luz from the Basque Coast. Famous residents of the city include British writer Ernest William Hornung, singer Fedor Chaliapine, architect Andre Pavlovsky, and author Frederic Aranzueque Arrieta. If you will visit St. Jean De Luz, do not forget to stop by the next points of interest.
Top Attractions within St. Jean De Luz
Jardin Botanique Littoral Paul Jovet is a beautiful botanical garden that you can visit at 31 Avenue Bernoville Gaetan. It was opened to public in 2008, although botanist Paul Jovet planned this since the 1980s. You can visit it only in the warm months in the exchange of a small fee.
Eglise St. Jean De Luz is a Roman Catholic church located downtown. The construction of it began in the 15th century, but the church was dedicated only in 1685, when it was totally finished. It was raised in a Labourdin style and it is one of the most important monuments of Aquitaine.
Patron Saint Jean Festival is a local event hosted each year in St. Jean De Luz to commemorate the one that gave the city its name. It is held at the end of June, but it does not have an exact date. The festival is celebrated with music and cook-outs.