By the Atlantic ocean
, between Arcachon
, the village of Mimizan awaits you with its fine sandy beaches
and its Landes pine forests.
Mimizan is a town on the Landes coast, located in Born country, 87km to the south-west of Bordeaux
, split between two separate activity centres: Mimizan-Bourg and Mimizan-Plage, nicknamed "Pearl of the Côte d'Argent", is one of its main seaside resorts
The seaside resort of Mimizan-Plage and its 10km of beach, on the banks of the Mimizan river (waterway of approximately 7km), is an ideal place for strolling, hiking and relaxing. A wonderful programme to share among family or friends, not forgetting the delights of the Gasconne table
with: "les asperges des sables des Landes " asparagus, "Bœuf de Bazas", "Canards à foie gras du Sud-ouest" (duck foie gras from the south west), "Jambon de Bayonne" (Bayonne ham), and "volailles de Gascogne et des Landes" (Gascogne and Landes poultry).
"Villes et villages fleuris
" certified, Mimizan is rich in natural environments presenting rare floral curiosities. The old abbey is listed as an "historical monument"
and its door way and its bell-tower porch are UNESCO world heritage.
The original nature of the Mimizan resort lies in the fact that it is divided in two by the river: Mimizan Plage Nord where the majority of summer events take place, the seasonal markets
and the pedestrian street and Mimizan Plage Sud where cycle paths and foot paths reign
, which make it a special holiday spot.
The seaside resort of Mimizan appreciates families and especially children. Holder of the "station Kid"
certification, it offers suitable infrastructure, a safe environment and events and entertainment.
This station is also "handiplage
" with adapted access for disabled : adapted carpets, bronzing area and armchairs allowing the bathing.
The leisure activities on site: water sports
and lake fishing, horse riding
, tennis, archery
, a casino
, a cinema
and night clubs