A veritable paradise for water sports, the Landes department remains one of the most popular destinations and provides an ideal setting for a wide variety of water sports. It affords a real source of recreation for visitors. The Atlantic Ocean and its waves open their arms to you to go surfing or engage in your favourite water sport. The most traditional options are scuba diving and windsurfing. Grab a mask and oxygen tank and set off to discover a whole other world in the depths of the ocean.
As for windsurfing, various water sport companies can rent next generation equipment to you, so you can either learn or refine your skills for this activity. Surfing is also one of the area’s typical recreational activities. Whether you are a pro or an amateur, the beaches in the Landes will be particularly gratifying with their first-rate waves. You can also explore freshwater wonders from a canoe or kayak on a tour which will lead you into spots off the beaten track. And if this isn’t your first go at it, you can travel down waterways full of natural obstacles. For even more thrills, opt for a whitewater rafting excursion. Jet skiing offers another alternative for exploring the ocean. A number of establishments offer jet ski rentals and day-long excursions. Whether you are alone on your jet ski or with a partner, you are sure to appreciate the sense of adventure and escape which comes with it.
Boats are also available for hire for water skiing, tubing and flyboarding. Pulled by a boat going full throttle, standing on your skis or ensconced in your inner tube, new experiences await you. You will even be working your muscles as you enjoy the coolness of the water. Kitesurfing is another recommended leisure option in the Landes. It is a board sport to be enjoyed on an expanse of water. Head offshore into the Atlantic on your surfboard pulled by a kite. Professionals offer their services to teach you the basics of this exhilarating sport. A good level of physical fitness is a clear advantage. Another water activity on offer here is stand-up paddleboarding. Standing on your board, you will use your paddle to catch the waves. Of course, you will also have your choice of other activities like walking, jogging and fishing, to name but a few. You will come across all these water sports during your holiday in the Landes. It’s up to you to find the one you like best! In respect of your accommodation, Camping Landes Azur is an ideal starting point for sampling the pleasures of the water, that will welcome you with a warm and friendly atmosphere.