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Ur Bizia Rafting

Erramondeguya, 64780 Bidarray, France
+33 5 59 37 72 37
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My son and his wife and 7 year old son decided to try white water rafting for the first time. They... read more

Reviewed 26 October 2017
John O
Excellent afternoon rafting - great family fun

We were 2 adults and 2 kids ( ages 8 and 10 ) - all new to white water rafting. We were a little... read more

Reviewed 17 September 2017
Kathryn S
Bournemouth, United Kingdom
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Groups, friends or family, here is a place not to be missed for practice whitewater sports.Pioneer rafting on the river Nive in Bidarray and 20 years of existence, Ur Bizia Rafting invites you to discover and enjoy all year the basque country over water. Just 30 minutes drive from Bayonne, Anglet, Biarritz and 15 minutes from Saint Jean Pied de Port and Saint Etienne of Baigorry.
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  • Very good16%
  • Average3%
  • Poor0%
  • Terrible1%
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Erramondeguya, 64780 Bidarray, France
+33 5 59 37 72 37
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Reviewed 26 October 2017

My son and his wife and 7 year old son decided to try white water rafting for the first time. They chose Ur Bizia (which has an English language version website as well as French). It turned out to be a great experience. A group...More

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Reviewed 17 September 2017

We were 2 adults and 2 kids ( ages 8 and 10 ) - all new to white water rafting. We were a little anxious and not sure what to expect, but we were put at ease by the staff, especially "Captain Bibi"( Lionel ),...More

Thank Kathryn S
Reviewed 23 August 2017 via mobile

Excellent fun rafting. Well organised and welcoming. Everything provided. Booked the day before by phone. Some knowledge of French would be helpful but isn't essential. Highly recommended.

Thank Robert W
Reviewed 15 September 2015

3rd visit. This time we went kayaking rather than in the big raft. Plenty of safe but fun white water, great swimming, really professional team. Disconcerting being watched by a vulture when I got stuck between 2 rocks! From plenty of options along this stretch...More

Thank Auvray
Reviewed 3 September 2014

It's not quite the Grand Canyon, but the scenery is spectacular, there is a lot of white water, but it is also relatively safe. We had a great trip. Lionel skippered the boat and kept us all entertained, including his rendition of 'Yellow Submarine'. We...More

Thank JohnS1049747
Reviewed 17 August 2014 via mobile

We had a great afternoon, the first raft experience and it was awsome. The team is very cool and friendly, they explain you correctly, the mountain scenary is just BEAUTIFUL, great experience i recommend it !

Thank Cyril F
Reviewed 5 August 2014 via mobile

Lionel took us down the river. Myself, the young man and the Queen Mother had a great experience. The trip was well organised. Plenty of fun stops and games. Lionel was a great guide and full of mischief. Expect to get wet! Thanks Lionel. You...More

Thank SimonWise
Lionel R, Propriétaire at Ur Bizia Rafting, responded to this reviewResponded 7 August 2014

Thank you Stuart for your contribution, we love people and rivers and it's always a satisfaction to give some pleasure, see you Lionel

Reviewed 17 August 2013

We had a great morning rafting on the River Nive with Ur Bizia. None of our family part of 4 had rafted before but we really enjoyed this. Staff are very friendly and helpful and speak English. Well organised operation with good facilities.

Thank David H
Reviewed 20 September 2012

We had a fabulous rafting experience in Bidarray, south west France. There were four in our family, all of who had rafted before. We were put in a raft with three Americans and our guide was Lionel, the Manager of UR BIZIA. He was excellent,...More

Thank Stuart S
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