6 January 2024

Exploring the Landes Amazon at Moliets-et-Maa

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Welcome to the Landes Amazon, a unique and preserved ecosystem located close to Camping Les Cigales in Moliets-et-Maa, Landes. This natural paradise offers a myriad of outdoor activities for adventure lovers and nature enthusiasts. Let’s discover together the hidden treasures of this exceptional region.


Diving into the heart of the Landes forest

The Landes Amazon is the ideal place for hiking enthusiasts. Explore the winding paths of the
Landes forest
surrounded by majestic pines and lush vegetation. The Landes offer a range of itineraries to suit all levels, providing total immersion in the natural beauty of the Landes.


Discover the beauty of coastal landscapes by bike

Explore the spectacular coastal landscapes of the Landes in a unique way: by bike through the golden sand dunes. This activity offers an immersive experience that allows visitors to discover the region in an intimate and environmentally-friendly way.

  1. Close to nature
    As cyclists wind their way through the dunes, they are literally surrounded by the wilderness of the Landes. The sound of the Atlantic Ocean waves accompanies every pedal stroke, providing a soothing soundtrack to this outdoor adventure.
  2. Respect for the environment
    Cycling is an environmentally-friendly means of transport, and cycling through the sand dunes minimizes the impact on this fragile ecosystem. The cycle paths are specially designed to preserve the local flora and fauna, offering a sustainable and eco-responsible experience.
  3. Strong sensations and relaxation
    For thrill-seekers, cycling down the dunes provides an unrivalled adrenalin rush. The fast descents and tight turns offer a real challenge for seasoned cyclists. On the other hand, for those who prefer a more leisurely experience, riding at a leisurely pace along the trails allows you to take full advantage of the natural beauty of the coastal landscapes.
  4. Accessibility and flexibility
    Renting a bike at Les Cigales is easy and convenient. Visitors don’t need to carry their own bikes, allowing greater flexibility in choosing activities during their stay. What’s more, well-maintained bike paths make cycling accessible to all skill levels, from beginners to experienced cyclists.


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Water adventure

Just a stone’s throw from the Atlantic Ocean, Camping Les Cigales offers privileged access to the beaches of Moliets-et-Maa, a paradise for water sports enthusiasts. Learn to surf or windsurf with reputable local schools, and feel the adrenalin of the Atlantic waves.


Explore unspoilt nature by canoe on the Courant d’Huchet

The Courant d’Huchet, a natural gem in the Landes region, offers an unforgettable canoeing experience in the heart of the Landes Amazon. This mysterious, unspoilt river meanders through lush forest, offering adventurers a unique opportunity to discover local flora and fauna in their natural habitat, within the Courant d’Huchet nature reserve.

Canoeing on the Courant d’Huchet allows visitors to immerse themselves completely in nature. Far from the hustle and bustle of the city, peace and tranquility reign along the winding canals of this unspoilt nature reserve. Birdsong and the rustling of leaves in the wind create a peaceful atmosphere that transports travellers to a world of natural beauty.


Relaxation on the river

Moliets-et-Maa beaches

After a day of intense activity, relax on the beaches of Moliets-et-Maa. Les Cigales offers direct access to these stretches of fine sand. Soak up the sun, swim in the refreshing ocean waters, or simply watch the sun set over the Atlantic horizon.

Fishing at the Prade pond

For fishing enthusiasts, theÉtang de la Prade in Messanges offers a peaceful experience in the heart of the Landes Amazon. Explore its tranquil shores and cast your line to catch some local fish. It’s the ideal spot for a relaxing day’s fishing with family or friends.


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Landes flavors

Local markets

Don’t miss the local markets where you can discover the delights of Landes gastronomy. Cheeses, wines, seafood, everything you need to tantalize your taste buds. Take the opportunity to bring home some of the authentic taste of the Landes.

The Landes Amazon is much more than a destination, it’s an immersive experience in the heart of unspoilt nature. Camping Les Cigales, ideally located in Moliets-et-Maa, offers a perfect base from which to explore this exceptional region. Whether you’re looking for active adventures or relaxing moments by the water, the Landes Amazon has it all. Book your stay now and get ready for an unforgettable adventure in the heart of the Landes.


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