Campsite in the Gironde

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The Gironde is located in south-west France and is an ideal destination for a family holiday. It’s a beautiful area with an abundance of activities, stunning scenery and delightful towns to visit. In fact, the Gironde has it all!

Camping holidays in the Gironde

One of the major attractions of the Gironde is its Atlantic coast, renowned for its sandy beaches and its waves loved by surfers. Watersports enthusiasts can spend their time surfing, windsurfing or even sailing in places such as Lacanau, Carcans or Le Porge. Families will also appreciate the vast stretches of beach where there’s plenty of room to relax and build sandcastles.

If you prefer exploring inland areas, the Gironde boasts numerous hiking trails that criss-cross its varied landscapes. You can walk through the region’s world-famous vineyards, including those of Saint-Émilion and Médoc, and sample the delicious local wines. Meanwhile, nature lovers will be overjoyed with the many natural regional parks, such as the Landes de Gascogne Natural Regional Park, where they can observe rich and well-preserved flora and fauna.

If you’re thinking of visiting the towns and cities, then Bordeaux is a must. This elegant city is a UNESCO World Heritage Site and features stunning architecture, fascinating museums and a celebrated gastronomic scene. Wander the cobblestone streets of the old town, visit Place de la Bourse with its water mirror, and be sure to sample the culinary delights in one of the city’s many starred restaurants.

In short, the Gironde is an ideal destination for a family holiday. Whether you want to relax on the sandy beaches, go hiking through stunning landscapes, visit historic towns or simply enjoy a camping holiday, you’ll find something to entice you in this region. So pack your suitcases, gather your clan together and set off to discover the Gironde, an unforgettable destination for a camping holiday.