Activities in the great lakes region and south          Arcachon Bay

Nature

Sanguinet Lake

 

It is the second largest lake in France with an area of 5800h, quiet, transparent and shallow water.

2 beaches with supervised swimming "Pavilion" and "Caton"

- Sailing school

- Rental of boats, canoes, pedal boats, windsurfing boards

- Hawaiian canoes

- Introduction to water skiing, stand-up paddle

- Peach 

https://www.yakocean.com

Sanguinet Lake
Sanguinet Lake

The forest of Landes

 

- Hiking and mountain biking trails: 4 trails from 0.5 km to 10 km around Sanguinet Bourg. Cycling paths along the lake, from the beach of Caton to the port of Estey, you will be able to reach Biscarrosse-Bourg, Biscarrosse Plage and even the Dune du Pilat.

Take a look to Loopi Bisca Grands Lacs  

 

- Horse riding / pony trekking

 

- Way of Santiago de Compostela. The path known as "Soulac" or "Littoral Way" passes through Sanguinet, the first Landes stage between Lamothe in the Gironde and Parentis en Borne before heading south towards Spain.

 

 

Sanguinet Forest
Sanguinet Forest
Cycling paths Credit photo A.Vacheron
Cycling paths Credit photo A.Vacheron

Culture

Lake Museum

 

 Imagine three villages under the quiet waters of our lake, around thirty or more dugout canoes and various submerged objects. To discover the history of Sanguinet and its lake, explore the mystery of the engulfed villages and discover an exceptional archaeological heritage.

 Place de la Mairie

+ 33 558780233 / +33 558821182 

- The Conservatoire des Landes de Gascogne 

Whose objective is the dissemination of the culture of the Landes de Gascogne retracing the history and customs of this region

 

see the Sanguinet sunset
see the Sanguinet sunset

Festival  Jazz in Sanguinet

 

Every year around July 20, the festival of Jazz in Sanguinet animates the village during 4 days of outdoor music but also concerts under marquee.

Previous years guests include Manu Katché, Dany Doris, Manu Dibango, André Manoukian, Jean Jacques Milteau, Liane Foly among others.

In 2019 we will be celebrating the 20th edition. 

 

www.jazzinsanguinet.com

 


Services

RESTAURANTS IN THE VILLAGE

Le Café du Lac

Le Fanum

Snack Landais Chez Ponpon 

La Bolée Crêperie

La Table du Domaine

La Cabane à Moules  

 

MARKETS IN JULY AND AUGUST

Every Wednesday and Saturday morning, nocturnes on Saturday.

 

SUPERMAKET

Intermarché

 

SANGUINET TOURIST OFFICE

Place of the town hall 05 58 78 67 72

https://www.biscagrandslacs.com/

 

AROUND

- Arcachon Basin 25 min

- The dune of  Pilat 25 min

- The Teich Ornithological Park 30 min

- The oceanic beaches of Biscarrosse 20 min

- The Natural Park of the Landes de Gascogne 20 min

- Bordeaux 50 min

- The vineyards of Medoc and Bordeaux, "The Bordelais" 60 min

Pilat Dune
Pilat Dune
Pilat Dune
Pilat Dune