Enjoy this region and its treasures! : Enjoy this region and its treasures!

The Region


Discover all the wealth of Médoc through its magnificent scenery, generous tours and typical places – you will marvel at the winding lanes, the various hiking trails and the many summer markets…

Camping le Paradis
32, Route de Philibert
33121 Carcans

Maubuisson: 5 Km away

Village forming part of the municipality of Carcans.

You will enjoy the Carcans-Hourtin Lake: one of the biggest natural lakes in France and listed as a nature reserve since 2009.

You can choose from 3 beaches to relax or for water sports such as sailboarding, kayaking, canoeing and catamarans… Not to mention stand-up paddle boarding, water skiing, Hawaiian canoeing and parasailing!

Not to be missed: a nature excursion and a guided tour of Cousseau Pond and its nature reserve.

Carcans-Plage or Lacanau-Océan: 12 km away

Seaside resorts in the Federation of Municipalities of the Médoc Lakes, including the municipalities of Carcans, Lacanau and Hourtin.

At the ocean, enjoy our beaches and famous spots renowned for surfing, bodyboarding and kite surfing.

A true paradise for surfers, every year this area hosts a stage of the World Surfing Championships: the LACANAU PRO!

Carcans-Océan offers you a market every Monday morning with a huge car park for free.

And don’t miss the big market at Lacanau-Océan on Wednesday mornings. www.medococean.com

Hourtin 12 km away:

The Velodyssey between Hourtin-Plage and Lacanau-Océan.

The endless forests and cycle paths of the Velodyssey. The nature reserves you will encounter along the route are there to show that these vast spaces are teeming with life, rich and much more diverse than they seem at first…

See the map of the cycle paths (PDF)

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