Ursuya is of modest altitude but standing apart from the rest of the Basque hills it is a great belvedere for the mountains all the way from the coast to the high Pyrenees.
400m of ascent, 3 hours


From the village of Mendionde, drive up past the church and continue for 1km and park at a col.

Take the track NW, you are walking on the ‘Route Napoleon’ built to move troops quickly from the coast inland. Follow the yellow marks. After 10’ go straight over at a crossroads, soon after the track turns right and you a join a road with a cattle grid.

For more information, see the guide book.