25 March 2024

Camping Léon

Visit Of Lake Léon In The South West Of France
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Visiting Leon from the campsite

Situated 10 minutes from the Moliets-et-Mâa campsite, Léon is one of the villages not to be missed during a stay in the Landes. With its half-timbered houses, 660-hectare lake and the Courant d’Huchet nature reserve, this village has plenty to attract visitors. It’s a favorite with nature lovers and sports enthusiasts alike.

Léon is also home to an interesting historical heritage, bearing witness to origins dating back to prehistoric times. In other words, there’s no shortage of ideas for visits and activities. For a weekend or a longer camping vacation, come and discover the charms of this village and enjoy its generous natural surroundings.

What to see during your vacation in Léon

When you arrive in Léon, you’ll immediately fall under the spell of its pretty half-timbered houses surrounded by lush vegetation. You can simply stroll through the heart of the village to better appreciate its charms.

Holidaymakers can discover the village’s wash-house, church and Ecole de Léon. You’ll also find a market selling colorful local produce. Visiting Léon also means discovering its lake, the little rivers that meander through the dunes and the Courant d’Huchet nature reserve. The peaceful beaches are fringed by maritime pines. All this reveals breathtaking landscapes of the Landes region.

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Things to do in Léon near Campsites Landes

Léon offers visitors endless possibilities for exploring the village, but also for relaxing and having fun. The landscaped lake, for example, is a paradise for nature walks, fishing, sailing, rafting, canoeing, kayaking, pedalos… Water activities not to be missed during your camping vacation in the Landes!

You can also walk along the footpaths of the Huchet stream or take a boat for a leisurely cruise on the water. The nature reserve between Lac de Léon and the ocean will delight nature lovers. Bicycle paths and hiking trails invite you to enjoy beautiful walks in the heart of the forest, discovering unsuspected landscapes.

Canoes In The Mimizan Nautical Circle. Landes

Tourism in Léon

When you choose the Landes as your vacation destination, it’s because you want to get away from it all and enjoynature and ocean beaches. The region boasts an exceptional natural environment and world-renowned beaches, ideal for surfing and board sports.

The villages in the south of the Landes region are just the place for you. The village of Léon is just a few minutes from the beaches of Moliets and the campsite, in the south of the Landes region. This Landes village has managed to retain its rural character while offering all the advantages of a tourist destination. It’s ideally situated between pine forests, the Courant d’Huchet nature reserve and a 660-hectare lake. Lovers of outdoor activities and water-based leisure activities will be delighted.
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Léon will charm you with its pretty half-timbered houses, narrow streets and friendly atmosphere. When you visit this charming village, don’t forget to visit its wash-house, church and school. The market will be a feast for the eyes and senses, with products in seasonal colors and fragrant scents. Local restaurants will be delighted to welcome you and let you sample their culinary specialties. Léon also offers visitors plenty to do. The village is surrounded by superb vegetation, making it a delight to stroll through. Bicycle paths and hiking trails offer a variety of routes through the heart of nature. The lake and rivers winding through the dunes are ideal for a variety of water sports. Activities such as fishing, sailing, rafting, canoeing, pedalos… are available at will. You can also take advantage of the beaches for sunbathing and fun in the water.

Aerial Shot Of The Beach With Surfers, Seignosse, Landes, France