Activities

There is a multitude of activities to enjoy and discover this fabulous region, surrounded by forest, mountains and water!

Surf of course! The famous waves of the Atlantic Ocean along the miles long west coast of les Landes. We have many friends who surf and who will be happy to share their passion with you.

Numerous cycling paths, 460km of marked trails to be precise! And La Vélodyssée (the famous cycling path from Bretagne to Hendaye 1250km) is accessible just 200 meters from the house. All the information about the surrounding cycle routes is available in the living room.

The water activities, stand-up paddle and other water sports: Lake of Azur, Lake of Soustons, Lake of Sam, Black and White ponds of Seignosse, Etangs of Moisan and the Etangs de la Prade. And of course the ocean! There are many water points in the area, there are options for everyone, young and old, waves or without waves, very calm or a bubbling environment.

The Maraix d’Orx, a National Nature Reserve, is an example of one of the jewels of the region. The reserve contains 247 species of birds and many protected species. An unmissable site to discover during your stay.

http://www.reserve-naturelle-marais-orx.fr

Our neighbors, the horses, the horse-riding center of the Prade offers a good service and it’s a beautiful way to discover the region in the form of horse-back riding to the beach or in the forest. Hélène, Jean Pierre and Coline are just next door for the information.

The hiking and walking paths are limitless in this area! The route of Halage, Santiago de Compostelle and Natural Park of les Landes de Gascogne offers enchanting circuits for all levels and all types of hikers.

The Adrenalin Park of Moliets which is located at 1km from the house exists since 1987. An enthusiastic team of professionals await you to discover a huge selection of activities: paintball, tree climbing acrobats, quad, mini motorbike, trampoline, air-bag, and catapult! Lot of adrenalin in a perfect spot!

http://www.adrenalineparc.fr/

Canoeing in les Landes, Walter and his team welcomes you to make a tour with your family or in a group. A warm hearted and experienced team will make you glide through the fauna and flora of les Landes forest. A real breath of nature.

The beaches of les Landes, of course!

You will find all the information about the monitored beaches and the schedules of when the life guards are on duty on the website of Messanges. And of course we can provide you with this information from the Hacienda as well, such a tide charts, the ocean, the dunes and all that we are very fortunate to have in our daily lives.

www.messanges.fr

The Dunes that stretch from the Dune du Pyla (Arcachon) to Anglet (dedication to the team of the Estas) is a fragile and protected area. It is very important for us to preserve them well, to protect the rest of the area from the big winter storms and big waves. We will be happy to indicate you the correct access over the dunes, so the dunes can continue to exist the way they are. A unique place that makes the charm of our region.

The golf course of Moliets, a green paradise, is one of the most beautiful courses in the region. Our neighbors will be happy to help you discover golf or have you practice your swing.

http://www.golfmoliets.com

Fishing (regulated)

The lakes of Moisan and La Prade, located in the immediate vicinity of the house, welcomes you to enjoy a calm moment of fishing. Chris, a passionate fisher, will be happy to help you discover the sport of fishing.

There are thousand and one ways to discover this beautiful region and the culture of les Landes.
Chris and Morgane know the environment very well. We will be delighted to help you discover all the nice spots which should not be missed. They will share all their good tips with you. The list is infinite! The best thing is to talk over it with a tea.