As France’s largest department, the Gironde has all sorts of surprises in store for you during your stay here, with a variety of cultural, natural and historical treasures. Your camping holiday in the Gironde will be full of interest.
Holidays in camping Gironde
With 126 km of coastline and long, golden beaches, a huge pine forest protected by the dunes and the world's most famous vineyards of Bordeaux, the environmental diversity of this department provides a wide variety of activities. Come and enjoy the range of water-based activities at Pyla-sur-Mer, or how about a spot of kitesurfing in Soulac? Or perhaps some sailing on board a catamaran?
In this department life is good, and here you can come and discover its bountiful countryside and lovely scenery on foot or by bike, with châteaux, canals, vineyards and lots more. 941 of its buildings are listed as historic monuments. Come and learn about the history of the region through the various monuments you'll find in the Gironde. Or how about taking the Route of St James for a wonderful walk, during which you'll come across some really amazing villages. You'll be enthralled by Arcachon, Saint-Emilion and Bordeaux, with their blends of authentic charm and contemporary dynamism.
For the wine lovers among you, you really should visit some of its internationally famous vineyards. Come and enjoy some of its best wines at the tastings held by the estates. And when it comes to food, why not try the delicious Lamproie à la bordelaise. And to finish off your gastronomic extravaganza, try some of the famous Saint Emilion macaroons.
You'll enjoy a fabulous camping holiday in the Gironde!