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08 June 2024  |  Nature , Tourism

Discover Biscarosse in the South West of France

Biscarosse is an enchanting destination nestled on the Atlantic coast in the Landes department. This destination combines the traditional charm of southwest France with breathtaking natural landscapes.

Fine sandy beaches

Biscarrosse is renowned for its fine sandy beaches which stretch for kilometres along the Atlantic Ocean. Whether you are passionate about surfing, sunbathing or simply looking for a refreshing walk by the water, you will find what you are looking for on these pristine expanses. Water sports enthusiasts can also indulge in kite surfing, paddle boarding or sailing in the crystal clear ocean waters. Beyond its beaches, Biscarrosse offers easy access to preserved and diverse nature. Explore the expanses of the Landes forest during cycling or walking tours, discover the peaceful lakes where you can indulge in fishing or calmer water activities, or meet the local wildlife by observing birds in surrounding wetlands.

Family activities

Biscarrosse is an ideal destination for families looking for a memorable vacation. Many activities are offered to entertain young and old, from amusement parks to water parks and equestrian centers. Children will also love exploring the sand dunes and participating in fun activities organized on the beach.

The Landes forests

The area is surrounded and recognized for its vast pine forests, they offer excellent opportunities for hiking, cycling or even horseback riding. Visit the Hydraviation Museum

Biscarrosse has an important history in the field of aviation, particularly in the development of seaplanes. The Hydraviation Museum presents this fascinating history through exhibitions and collections. See the site:

Local events

Participate in local events: Biscarrosse hosts various events throughout the year, such as music festivals, craft markets and traditional festivals, providing an opportunity to experience local culture.

Water sports

The lake of Biscarrosse and Parentis is a privileged place for water sports due to its calm and shallow waters. You can rent equipment on site or take lessons at local sailing schools. The lake is ideal for windsurfing, water skiing, wakeboarding, paddleboarding and kayaking.

Courant d'Huchet

Near Biscarrosse, the Courant d'Huchet is a preserved natural site offering boat excursions along the river. This nature reserve allows you to discover a great diversity of landscapes, including marshes, dunes and cork oak forests. It is a true paradise for nature and ecotourism lovers.

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Amélie Roca

I am a Community Manager for Pure France as well as the host of Pure France TV, presenting high quality rental homes all over France.

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