In the north of the Landes, Sanguinet is an attractive town near the Atlantic Ocean coast and the Landes forest. Located at about twenty kilometers from the famous basin of Arcachonit offers a rich and preserved heritage on the border of the Gironde. If its authentic village is full of charm, Sanguinet owes its fame to its direct access to one of the largest ponds in France shared with the town of Biscarrosse. Discover here all the things to do and see around your campsite near the lake of Sanguinet.
Spend your vacations near the Lake of Sanguinet
Once an agricultural city, Sanguinet is now a modern city where charm and authenticity are mixed. It offers the possibility to stay in really chic places where the facilities are well maintained. Most accommodations offer entertainment, a heated pool, playgrounds and many other interesting amenities. You can stay in a relaxed way in campsites offering very good prices such as Camping near Sanguinet En Chon Les Pins. This 3 star campsite allows you to quickly access the places of interest of the town while offering you. You will find several kinds of rentals shaded by the pines south of the Lake of Sanguinet Biscarrosse, from the mobile home to the traditional camping site.
Enjoy your camping trip
Why not go to the market to get some local products to cook at your family campsite? The market of Sanguinet is animated every Saturday morning to allow you this. At the end of July, you’ll love attending the Jazz Festival. We also like the animated musical picnic and the great fireworks show. We do not leave the Lake of Sanguinet without visiting BiscarrosseBiscarrosse, a neighboring town and a very touristic place where our campsite is located. This city offers everything you need to relax:
- Lovers’ stroll in the Maguide port
- Sports and water activities at the beach
- Discovery of the Arcachon basin
- Cruises and tasting…
The whole team of En Chon Les Pins is at your service to help you find the best addresses. Between two outings, relax in theaquatic area and treat yourself to a little treat at the restaurant service. All the advantages that our small campsite in the Landes can offer you are at your disposal for a unique stay under the best auspices near Sanguinet.
What to do in Sanguinet ?
Sanguinet is a town full of history that you can discover by going to the Municipal Museum of the Lake. Under this lake, three villages, about thirty pirogues and other objects are sunken. You can continue your discoveries by going to visit the path of Gourgue or that of the Resinier. On foot or by bike, you can enjoy the tranquility of the environment through a nature walk. We also like to visit the Museum of Archaeological Sites, a museum that exhibits several discoveries from archaeological excavations. Not far from there, in Biscarrosse, discover the seaplane museum or the museum of traditions and history and take the opportunity to discover the marshes of the region. Sanguinet is one of the cities that we look for an unforgettable stay. You will be able to settle in comfortably and live an extraordinary adventure.
What to do around the Lake of Sanguinet ?
Bathing in the beaches of the lake
After visiting the village, its churches and museums, go for a walk around the Lake of Sanguinet. Many activities are waiting for you to have fun and relax. This natural space between fauna and protected flora is a unique place gathering many passions. Swimming aficionados can enjoy a dip in the few beaches that border the lake. Its shallow depth and weak currents allow swimmers to bathe in complete safety. The beaches of Caton and Pavillon are supervised in summer and also offer a few picnic areas for a day in the heart of nature, with your feet in the water.
Although there are other streams of water around Sanguinet, the lake of Cazaux holds large fish such as pike or perch. The fishing in this pond is nevertheless reserved to the professionals or amateurs who have a fishing card. If you wish to discover this activity, the card can be easily obtained by making a request to the referring organization.
Around Sanguinet – Biscarrosse
With its 5600 hectares of surface, you will have what to stroll around the lake of Sanguinet Cazaux. The adventurous can choose to do the tour in one day, which is about 20 kilometers on foot. Or you can simply use your favorite means of transportation (rollerblades, bike, scooter) to go around at your own pace. On site, you will find bike rental stands. If you are an animal lover, equestrian centers near the lake will also offer you to visit it on horseback. So what type of hike will you choose?
Practice a nautical activity
Finally, many water activitieswill allow you to take advantage of this immense stretch of water. The calm and tranquility of the pond is ideal for gentle sports, ideal for paddle boarding for example or canoeing for beginners. Unless you prefer, let the wind guide you in a sailing sport, catamaran or water skiing! Whether you are a thrill seeker or want to learn a new discipline, the lake of Sanguinet is definitely the place for you.
As you head south, discover other bodies of water, Landes traditions and more at the Lakes of Biscarrosse.