Activities

La région Aquitaine

Cycling
Cycling

Aquitaine promises you wonderful walks on its slopes, forest paths, towpaths and other green ways, not to mention major European routes such as the Lot Valley cycle route, the Deux Mers cycle route, the Vélodyssée along the...

Wine experience
Wine experience

Around 800 vineyard owners of Aquitaine vineyards welcome visitors to their châteaux. Although the wine tasting visit is a “great classic”, the châteaux nevertheless offer a large range of activities for visitors. Wine...

Towns
Towns

Bayonne, Bordeaux, Pau, Périgueux, the main towns of Aquitaine, are all full of attractions for a day visit or a short break. They have quick links by air, rail and road to the rest of France, major European cities and the...

Flavours
Flavours

In our region our local products are simply ... irresistible! If I say to you, ceps, foie gras, Bayonne ham, Périgord strawberries, duck breast, Landes chicken, Agen prunes, Ossau-Iraty sheep cheese, kiwis or salmon from the...

Prehistory
Prehistory

We are all children in the face of Prehistory! 400,000 years of human presence can be seen at thirty or so sites, as varied as they are geographically close. The first people left Aquitaine wonderful testimonies of their...

Men, stones, stories
Men, stones, stories

Heritage is one of the twelve great reasons to visit Aquitaine. Prehistoric caves, castles, medieval houses, beautiful classical façades from eighteenth century Bordeaux, wine warehouses in bold contemporary architecture ......

Boat trip
Boat trip

In Aquitaine, you can take a river cruise on the Garonne, the Dordogne and the Gironde estuary. Further inland, the Canal de Garonne, Baise, Lot, Dordogne or Dronne also promise you magic moments with family, on the water,...

Riding the waves
Riding the waves

Do you know the story of Dick Zanuck and Peter Viertel, the two Americans shooting a film in the region of Biarritz in 1957 based on a Hemingway novel? They found the Basque waves to their liking, had their boards brought to...

On the fairways
On the fairways

The geographical wealth of the region allows for a wide variety of different golf course styles, playable all year round thanks to the particularly mild climate. Both the ocean coastline and inland share some of the finest...

Naturism
Naturism

Aquitaine understands how to preserves its nature, and naturism is the way to enjoy it. Wide open spaces, respect for others, spirit of innovation, environment protection. The spirit of naturism has been with us since 1949 but...

Savoir-faire
Savoir-faire

Want to bring back fond memories of your stay with us? Between local creations, traditional objects and high-quality products, you will be spoiled for choice.

As of 1 January 2016, the Aquitaine, Limousin and Poitou-Charentes regions are now only one! Also discover tourism opportunities in