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Visit Biscarrosse and the surrounding area

Near Lake Biscarrosse

The Landes is a surfing paradise that combines the natural attractions of the beach and ocean with the forest and lakes. Biscarrosse offers beautiful views and a vibrant summer season that will delight young and old.

The Dune de Pilat is the highest sand dune in Europe. You must visit during your stay!

The Landes department is a major spa destination. It offers many other attractions such as 106 kilometers of sand beaches along the Atlantic coast, from Biscarrosse to the mouth of the Adour River and famous resort towns such as Capbreton, Hossegor and Biscarrosse. Biscarrosse offers a wide variety of sports, an immense forest of maritime pines, and many lakes that encourage relaxation and activities out in nature.

Bordered by an immense forest and Lake Biscarrosse, choose La Rive Resort & Spa for your next holiday destination in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Here you will find ideas for tours or activities to do with family or friends!

What is there to do by La Rive?

ALENTOURS – Filtrage CF (Type de lieu)
  • Activities
  • Beaches
  • Culture
  • Tourism



Arcachon Zoo



Biscarrosse Market



Dune of Pilat



Freshwater fishing



Hydraviation Museum

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Beaches and lakes in Biscarosse

The beaches of Biscarosse are not to be missed. With their vast stretches of golden sand and crystal-clear waters, they offer the ideal setting for relaxing, swimming and enjoying water sports such as surfing, windsurfing and paddle boarding. The North beach is renowned for its perfect waves, while the South beach is quieter and more family-friendly.

Lake Biscarosse is another jewel in the region, ideal for relaxation and leisure. You will enjoy swimming in the lake’s fresh waters, canoeing, sailing or simply strolling along its peaceful shores.

Nature lovers will love a visit to the Biscarosse national nature reserve. This unspoilt area offers magnificent hiking trails through landscapes of pine forests, lakes and marshes, where birdwatchers can spot rare species.

Finally, don’t miss a stroll through Biscarosse’s charming town centre. Stroll through the streets lined with local shops, cafés and restaurants, and sample the region’s culinary delights, including fresh seafood and regional specialities.

The Dune of Pilat

And just thirty kilometers from Biscarosse stands the extraordinary Dune of Pilat, a natural wonder and the highest dune in Europe. Venture up its spectacular sandy slopes, and you’ll be rewarded with a breathtaking panoramic view of the ocean, the pine forest and the Banc d’Arguin.

Cultural Visits

In Biscarosse, fans of history, aviation and maritime heritage will find what they’re looking for thanks to two captivating museums to visit.

The Musée de l’Hydraviation, located in Biscarosse, retraces the epic of seaplanes with an impressive collection of aircraft, models and objects linked to this period of aviation. Travellers will discover the adventures of the pilots and the technological advances that marked the history of seaplanes.

The Musée Historique de l’Hydraviation completes the experience by presenting a unique collection of restored seaplanes and offering an immersion into the history of marine aviation. Visitors will be able to admire emblematic and authentic models, and understand their vital role in the development of air and sea links. These museums are enriching cultural experiences, offering a journey back in time and a unique opportunity to discover the history of aviation and seaplanes in Biscarosse.

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