Romantic getaway in the Landes

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The Landes are an ideal region for a romantic weekend! Nature or rather trendy, gastronomic, unusual… There is something for everyone. We have lots of romantic ideas, you just have to choose...

You can see yourself there already, along these endless sandy beaches, walking between the dunes, holding hands. You would really like to get lost in the Landes forests or take the time to observe nature, to experience unique moments for two. Are you in the mood? Then you will surely enjoy tasting its fine and tasty gastronomy. And to prolong this good moment, imagine these walks by the ocean, admiring these sumptuous sunsets, before reaching your love nest in a charming house or an unusual rental... Did we make you dream? So we take you for a romantic getaway in the Landes.

Opening photo: © Image'in | Adobestock

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Our best ideas, nature or trend, for activities for couples in the Landes

To keep the flame alive, how pleasant it is to spend special moments together and to create memories as a couple. We chose two very different atmospheres to experience love as a duo, in nature or city mode! You just have to be inspired by it to compose your romantic weekend:

Whether you prefer the ocean spray, the smell of conifers in the Landes forests or the lush green surroundings of nature reserves… In the Landes, you will find your corner of paradise! We have unearthed for you the most natural, lost and romantic places, from the Atlantic coast to the Landes countryside:

  1. A walk in Galupe on the Huchet current. In the company of a guide, you glide gently on the calm waters of the Courant d'Huchet. You can also take a tour of the Courant d'Huchet Nature Reserve, nicknamed the " Little Amazon of the Landes ".
  2. A canoe trip down the Courant de Contis, a Natura 2000 classified site.
  3. A walk on the banks of the Black Pond and its Nature Reserve.
  4. Go for a hike to discover the Landes hinterland. We walked the country lanes to guide you to the most beautiful walks and hikes in the Landes, from the ocean to the interior.
  5. A crazy horse race on the Landes beaches. Here is our selection of equestrian centers.
  6. Discover the wildest and most unspoiled corners, to admire the local flora and fauna. Here are the best sites for bird watching.

    La Prade Equestrian Center

    A romantic stroll on the beach, on horseback? Why not ! Photo © Center Equestre de la Prade

    Do you prefer to live the Dolce Vita? On the program: relaxation on the beach, boat trips with your hair blowing in the wind, shopping in the seaside resorts! Here are our trendy ideas, to coo on the Landes coast:

    1. The sun warming you, the sound of the waves rocking you, a deckchair and your entwined hands… We toured the most beautiful beaches in the Landes to make you dream of softness and warm sand.
    2. A sea trip to admire the coast and feel the power of the ocean. From the quiet cruise with commentary to the excursion on the open sea... In our section on " boat trips ", you will surely find the right provider. You can also rent a boat: sailboat, catamaran, … It's time to reveal your sailor's soul!
    3. Stroll through the seaside resort of Moliets-et-Maa and enjoy the Landes Dolce Vita.
    4. Take a shopping spree in Hossegor.
    5. Enjoy a moment of well-being in the thermal baths, spas and balneotherapy centers of the Landes.


      A romantic weekend in the Landes, facing the ocean… Photo © Monica Leonardi | Unsplash

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      A romantic evening on the Landes coast

      All of these outings have certainly whetted your appetite. That's good, Landes gastronomy is as gourmet and generous as it is refined! Whatever your tastes and desires, you will find something to feast on in our directory of Landes restaurants.


        Relax for two in the Landes. Photo © Amanda Sixsmith | Unsplash

        Do you prefer to cook up a few delicacies for your sweetheart? To help you, we have made an overview of the specialties and essential local products in order to make good little Landes dishes. Need some inspiration? We tell you about the Landes culinary tradition and we give you some good recipes, in our “ Taste ” section. In order to sublimate your culinary work, you need an exceptional drink, the delicious wine of the Landes.

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        To end the evening on a romantic note, we show you in photos the most beautiful spots to admire the sunsets on the coast.


        A romantic sunset for two on the beaches of the Landes… Photo © Jeremy Bishop | Unsplash

        A love nest for an unusual and romantic night

        Finally, you need a love nest to match! Do you want to surprise your sweetheart? We have found unusual and surprising rentals for you, for a guaranteed change of scenery!

        If you prefer more traditional accommodation, you will find charming residences in our selection of independent cottages.

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        Extend the pleasure by bringing home some sweets

        To make the pleasure last at home, why not bring back products made in Landes:

        • To taste the Landes cuisine at any time, go to the delicatessens and the canneries.
        • Do you want a lasting memory? The Landes have a very rich local craftsmanship, in particular the artisanal pottery of Terafeu Terafour.

        All our souvenir ideas are available here (fr).

        We hope to have inspired you to add a little romance to your weekend or your vacation, to please and surprise your lover in the Landes.


        Happy holidays for two in the Landes! Photo: © Kimson Doan | Unsplash

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