L'Estacade de Capbreton

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31 May 2024  |  Tourism, Holidays

Discover the lovely Atlantic Coast town of Capbreton

Situated on the Atlantic coast, Capbreton is a picturesque destination nestled in the heart of Landes, offering the perfect combination of pristine beaches, waves perfect for surfing and a relaxed atmosphere conducive to relaxation. Discover with us the hidden treasures of this charming coastal town.

Surfing and beaches

Capbreton is a paradise for surfing enthusiasts. With its golden sandy beaches and legendary waves, this destination attracts enthusiasts from all over the world. Whether you're a seasoned surfer or just want to get started with the sport, the conditions are ideal for a day spent riding the waves of the Atlantic.

For those who prefer to simply relax by the water, the beaches of Capbreton also offer vast stretches of sand where you can cozy up with a book, sunbathe or indulge in a sandcastle session with the children.

Lively fishing port

The port of Capbreton is the beating heart of the city, where activity reigns all year round. Stroll along the quays to admire the colorful fishing boats unloading their precious cargo of fresh fish. Stop at one of the many seafood restaurants to taste freshly caught local specialties and savor the authenticity of marine flavors.

Wild nature

Capbreton is also an ideal starting point for exploring the wild nature of the Landes. Hike through fragrant pine forests, discover salt marshes home to a multitude of bird species, or rent a bike to travel along coastal paths with breathtaking views of the ocean.

Don't miss the opportunity to take a boat trip to discover the hidden beauties of the Landes coast. From sea trips to watch dolphins to deep sea fishing excursions, there is so much to discover off the coast of Capbreton.

A friendly atmosphere

What makes Capbreton so special is its friendly and relaxed atmosphere. Stroll through the picturesque streets of the old town, discover the colorful markets where local products abound, or sit at a café terrace to sip a glass of wine while watching the world go by.

In conclusion, Capbreton is much more than just a seaside destination. It is a place where you can reconnect with nature, savor the richness of the local cuisine and let yourself be lulled by the leisurely rhythm of coastal life

Cape Breton Gastronomy and Markets

Gastronomy occupies a special place in Capbreton. The city's restaurants highlight fresh seafood, with dishes featuring local fish and seafood. Don't miss tasting the local specialty, "pibale" (or silver eel), often served grilled or fried in the port's restaurants.

Local markets are also essential places to discover the flavors of the region. Head to the covered market to sample fresh, local produce, from artisanal cheeses to seasonal fruits and regional wines. The weekly markets, which are held in different districts of the city, are also an opportunity to discover local crafts and stock up on souvenirs to take home.

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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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