Welcome to our selection of holiday homes to rent in Landes, France.
The Landes department is a part of the Aquitaine region of France. It is one of the original 83 departments formed in 1790 at the time of French revolution. This beautiful area offers many activities for visitors as well as being in close proximity to nature.
The long costal stretch and shifting sand dunes are the distinguishing features of Landes. It has around 160 km of Atlantic coast along with Adour River and a large pine forest. Most of this forest is man made for fulfilling the need of pine wood. This has led to the rehabilitation of moor land and swampy landscapes. This forest also caters to industries for paper and resin.
The coastal resort of Landes offers an ideal gateway for holidays in natural surroundings. This region is well known for natural hot springs. The coastline features a number of thermal spas for tourists looking for a relaxing treatment with traditional mudpack treatments for various ailments. The Dax region in Landes is very well known for its hot springs, which creates a perfect opportunity to deeply relax the body and mind. These natural spa treatments are renowned for de stressing effects and facilitating towards better healing of the mind and body.
The Landes and Dax are not just about relaxing spas. The adventure resorts along the coastline provide for activities like surfing. The inland areas feature Boating on the lakes and rivers as well as fishing for those who want to spend some quality fun time with the family. Those with higher levels of enthusiasm would enjoy the bull-fighting arena, which is vied to be one of the finest in the country.
The family vacations get more enjoyable with summer village festivals and group boating and swimming. Wildlife picnics are another very popular feature of the region. Wine County serves perfect French wines with regional and traditional delicacies. People can take a hiking trip or a cycle ride along the marked trail to discover the local history and enjoy the traditional culture.
Whether you want a luxury stay or an accommodation on thrift, you can choose from the various kind of vacation you wish to have. No matter what you opt for, the visit to Landes area will make you richer in experience and visitors always leave with a calm sense of rejuvenated spirit.
Looking for self catering holiday accommodation in Landes? Then below is a selection of gites in Landes and villas in Landes that can be rented direct from their owners. You can either click on each listing for further details or you can use our search engine on the left if you are looking for something in particular.