The towns and villages in the landes department

TopicSciences and discovery
DepartureMIMIZAN (40)

Discover the main towns in the Landes as well as its heritage..



Located 75 km from Bordeaux and 20 min from the Basin of Arcachon, Biscarosse is one of the most beautiful site of the Aquitaine region. The Ocean, lakes, forests and sandy beaches offer a great quality holidays.

An exceptional location surrounded by the largest forest in Europe, the Landes of Gascogne. The three lakes of Biscarosse also allow fun activities such as fishing and all lake related activities. 

Things to do: Aventure Parc (15 min away), golf, footpath and cycling tracks, surfing, sailing, water skiing, Parachuting, scuba diving, kayaking, boating, sand yachting,, horse riding, mini golf, boating og the lake. Numerous restaurants, bars, cinemas and casinos.

Things to see: The Dune of Pylat, the Basin of Archachon and the oysters farms (20 min), Foie gras factory (15 min) the city of Bordeaux and its vineyard (1h), the ecomuseum of Grande Lande (30 min).

In Biscarosse: The hydroplane museum, the Traditions museum

Accommodation nearby

camping-la-reserve gastes

Camping La Réserve

  • Gastes
  • 05 58 09 74 79
homair-vacances-les-grands-pins sanguinet

Homair Vacances - Les Grands Pins

  • Sanguinet
  • 08 20 20 12 07
vacances-camping-eurolac aureilhan

Vacances camping Eurolac

  • Aureilhan
  • 02 4 4 71 8 6 20
villa-regina arcachon

Villa Régina

  • Arcachon
  • 04 91 00 96 49

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