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Surfing spots Lacanau

- La Barrière : this spot takes its name from the forest barrier that blocks access to the track. There are waves for everyone, and the slogans are conviviality and sharing. Here, if a spike is already used by four or five surfers, choose  another one which is just nearby. - Le Lion : accessible by car and bike, this quiet site offers a multitude of changing spots. The waves are usually filled with people in front of the aid post, and you can look for more tranquility on the sides. - Jah Point : this spot takes its name from a surfer from the 80s who had established his surfing place....

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Quality of the sea water in Lacanau

Swell, offshore wind, sandbanks, tunnel ... A terminology that is not new to surfers, who must know the sea and its specificities before setting off on the crests of the tumultuous waves of the ocean. What makes Lacanau famous from the point of view of surfing is not the width of its beaches or the quality of sunshine, but it is indeed the quality of the waves! With each passion its center of interest!The first thing to know for a surfer is that the quality of the waves depends on the sandbanks. The latter delimit in fact small bays, called baines, which evolve constantly under the action...

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The Museum of Popular Arts and Traditions in Carcans near Lacanau

This museum, built in brick Brach, was created in 1975 by a few residents who are so anxious to preserve the local heritage. From the arid moorland to modern silviculture and the seaside resorts of today, it is the fascinating story of the Médoc man, evoked through memories of his laborious past and resolutely turned towards the future, which is presented there.There is an exhibition devoted to the themes of life over the centuries: you will discover the Médoc, its geography, its fauna, its flora, the urban and rural activities, the life of yesteryear or the activities related to the forest...

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Surfing Schools Lacanau

Here is a list of surf schools in Lacanau Océan to find the surf course that suits you, for beginners, advanced, private lessons or rental.AOLA SURF SCHOOL - 2 place de la Concorde - Tél : 05 56 03 53 72 - Portable : 06 60 21 99 99web site :  www.aolasurfschool.com - Page Facebook : Aola Surf School - E-mail : aolasurf@gmail.comopening period : April to October - opening time : 9h - 18hAola Surf School - Ecole de Surf WALLY GLISSE - Plage du Lion - Portable : 06 19 07 05 53Web Site : www.wallyglisse.com - E-mail : wallyglisse@gmail.comopening period : Mai - Septembre - opening time :...

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Lacanau with children: the children's island in Hourtin

If you have toddlers who just want to exert themselves, take them to the children's island, on the edge of Lake Hourtin-Carcans. Being created thanks to the construction of the port of Hourtin, the access is made by small bridges which take the children on this plain of games where they will find what they are looking for over a single afternoon or more.It is an improved children's park, with imposing structures that will leave your children with lasting memories of "I want to go back!" This space is exclusively dedicated to children: in its center, a wooden fort, that rubs a pyramid of...

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Going out in Lacanau

The lively and moving reputation of Lacanau in summer is not something new ... The resort is very so much appreciated by young people and surfers, and the air of the sea invites to the party. Lacanau Océan is decorated as soon as the sun sets, and before the pre - drink dinner! In a generally relaxed atmosphere, you will find in Lacanau many places to have a drink, to have dinner, or to dance to the rhythm of the DJ's inspiration.Start with an aperitif at the Mulligan's Terrace: you can benefit from happy hour watching the sunset over the ocean, and stomping to the rhythm of live music....

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Surfing in Lacanau

It is incontestable that a major part of Lacanau's reputation comes from its privileged location on the coast, which makes of this place a hotspot for surfing, a water sport that has been in vogue for a few years now.Faced with the rise of this form of gliding and to respond to the influx of new practitioners and the growing demand for courses of all levels, several structures were created in Lacanau.Schools now offer various options, two of which are particularly popular: the "discovery" method for surfing, and the 10- or 20-hour courses. Count a budget ranging from 30 to 300 euros, from...

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Lacanau Tips

Ave GiuliaPizzas just as good as in Naples! This is what is said about the pizzeria Ave Giulia: tasty dishes, fresh and quality products, friendly service, accommodating and friendly. There is enough to spend a great evening!Tasca BodegaFor those looking for a fine and refined cuisine, with a presentation on the plate worthy of a gourmet restaurant. The specialties of the house: parillada of fish and seafood, pot of mussels with chorizo ​​and melt potatoes, tuna with plancha foie gras with yakitori.Le bistrot des cochons Rue du Docteur Darrigan, this bistro welcomes you in a neat setting,...

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