By the Atlantic ocean, between Arcachon and Bayonne, 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, surfing, sea and lake fishing, horse riding, golf, tennis, archery , a casino, a cinema and night clubs