Activities on the Arcachon Bay

Activities in Arcachon Bay

Arcachon Bay is an incredibly varied tourist destination, boasting cultural, sporting and historical attractions. There’s something to suit all tastes! No holiday is complete without a visit to the towns on its shores such Arès, Lège-Cap-Ferret and Andernos-les-Bains. Sports fans will find plenty to choose from within easy reach of the campsite. If you prefer to stay on dry land, you can meander through the area on foot or by bike. On the ocean shore or in Arcachon Bay, you can indulge in watersports such as windsurfing, catamaraning or sea kayaking.


You will advance from tree to tree, using nets, rope bridges, zip lines and rope swings to reach the top of the pine trees.

Kid Parc

Kid Park is theme park for children up to 12 years old. The rides, games and spectacles are designed for the enjoyment of the young and very young.


Over 8 hectares, discover all the attractions consisting of water in all its forms. Shaded relaxation areas, solariums amidst luxuriant vegetation and warm fresh water will make for a pleasant day.

The Bassin d'Arcachon zoo

Unique in Europe: an immense walkway allows you, in complete safety, to walk through the world of the lions, between reefs, waterfalls, lakes and unusual scenery.

La coccinelle

La coccinelle is an Animal reserve and theme park. In the mini-farm, children can feed the baby animals. The Parc de la Coccinelle is also a theme park. Roundabouts, scenic train, a multitude of games and attractions and a picnic area make a family visit a pleasure.

Arcachon bay

The Bassin d'Arcachon is also rich in cultural activities: the oyster festival, the salt meadow natural reserve, the oyster centre, the Teich bird reserve, the resin collector’s cabin and the markets, amongst others.