Saint Jean Pied de Port

Information about Saint Jean Pied de Port

In the interior of the French Basque Country we find the beautiful Saint Jean Pied de Port, starting point of the French Camino de Santiago. The town is located at the base of the Pyrenees and hence the name “at the foot of the pass”.

This city is the capital of the historic Basque province of Navarre.Lower Navarre It is located on the river Nive, only 8 kilometres from the Spanish border.

Surrounded by pink sandstone walls, the medieval city takes us to a real fairytale with unmissable views for pilgrims.

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