Holidays to Biscarrosse
Situated in the Landes region near the border with Gironde, a holiday in Biscarrosse is ideal for active types looking for sporting holidays as well as families.
The beach is the place to be when visiting Biscarrosse. Miles of sand await you. Biscarrosse is also a renowned surfing location, so if you’re a fan of catching some waves, don’t forget your surfboard! If it's your first time on a board, take a lesson at one of the many surf schools.
Families looking for some peace may prefer the Lac de Biscarrosse. The range of activities on offer and the clear calm water make the lake a paradise for families. Kids will love the trampolines, swings, slides and famous catapult at the AquaPark in Port Maguide on the Lac de Biscarrosse.
After a day on the beach, head into Biscarrosse to experience the bustling market and hunt down some souvenirs. You will also find lots of bars and restaurants. Throughout the summer, Biscarrosse offers a range of activities both on the beach and in the town (concerts, foam parties, toro piscine, etc.) Visit the tourist office for a full programme of activities.
There is also plenty on offer if you're not a lover of the sea and sand. Cycle through the magnificent Landes forest or try out the Vélodyssée cycle tracks. You can also take advantage of the proximity to Arcachon and visit the Bay of Arcachon, Bird Island and climb the Dune of Pilat. And don’t forget the golf course and casino. If you visit Biscarrosse in winter, try your hand at yachting. Thrills and spills guaranteed!
To get to Biscarrosse from Bordeaux, take the A63 to Mios/Biscarrosse, or from Bayonne, follow the signs for Bordeaux to Parentis/Labouheyre. You can also reach Biscarrosse by train. The closest train stations are at Ychoux and Arcachon (with buses connecting to Biscarrosse). The most practical way of getting around Biscarrosse is by bike, which you can hire on site if necessary.
An unforgettable holiday in Biscarosse awaits!