Self catering holidays
Fresh produce, specialities to take away, country honey, fruit and vegetables and even spices
, as well as ready to wear and local craftsmanship are promoted at the Lacanau océan market. This market is especially impressive in summer, from June to September, and showcases a lively and colourful atmosphere.
The rest of the year, the market is less extensive. Some traders have therefore got together to offer fruit and vegetables, as well as cheese.
Located 12km from the ocean and beaches, Lake Lacanau is a pleasant spot for walking and recreation. Covering an area of 20km², it features a small marina.
The promenade on the pier features children's games, which will delight families. Near the Moutchic district, visitors will find a lakeside beach, covered with grass on one side and a sandy beach on the other.
Those who prefer wilder places will appreciate the Longarisse coast. Explore this lake land area and its variety of scenic landscapes.
The largest natural freshwater lake in France is located in Aquitaine and covers 6,000 hectares. The Carcans-Maubuisson Lake is so vast that it almost resembles an inland sea. The natural setting of the lake is ideal for walks. On foot or by bike, you can explore the marshes, dunes and forest along the shores.
Although Lake Carcans-Maubuisson is the perfect place to escape and relax, it is also a place for sportsmen and women. Tennis, kayaking, archery, climbing, surfing and sailing: you will find all kinds of activities on offer here.
This nature reserve is hidden by the dune-lined coastline and the national forest of Lacanau, which allows it to preserve a great diversity of original landscapes. Over a 7km trail, you can visit this natural area as a family, and wander the trails for a short hike.
Dunes, primary forests, giant ferns and extensive marshes compose the different areas of this tranquil spot, including a pond around which it's pleasant to sit and picnic.
La Tête chercheuse invites lovers of original leisure activities and team games to go on a simple mission: shut in a room, the participants aim to get out as quickly as possible via solving different enigmas.
Two very different worlds are on offer: the Pixel rooms, which invite participants to steal the philosopher's stone and the O'Râge O'Désespoir room which leads players to try to neutralise a machine whose energy risks destroying the country.