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Visit Biscarrosse: highlights and tourist information

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France This Way comment: A small and modern sea resort Biscarrosse is also one of the liveliest and most popular in the region

Important note

This page features a summary of highlights that you might like to explore near Biscarrosse. For detailed visitor information see the Biscarrosse travel guide.

Biscarrosse is situated in the Landes department and Aquitaine region (now part of the Nouvelle-Aquitaine region), in the south-west of France at 77 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Biscarrosse is 564 kilometres from Paris).

Tourist classifications for Biscarrosse include "ville fleurie 4*".

Popular places to visit nearby include Mimizan at 22 km and Dune de Pyla at 24 km. For more places to visit and local tourist attractions see the map and listings below.

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Biscarrosse, France: places to visit and attractions

Some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Biscarrosse in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Note that all distances below are 'direct' and real driving distances will be greater!


... or see ALL recommended places to visit in Landes

Map of places to visit near Biscarrosse


Markets in and near Biscarrosse

Market days in Biscarrosse: weekly market: every day;

  • Biscarrosse: market every day (0km)
  • Parentis-en-Born: market Thursday & Sunday (9km)
  • Mimizan: market Thursday & Friday (22km)
  • Gujan-Mestras: market Wednesday (28km)
  • Arcachon: market every day (29km)
  • Audenge: market Tuesday (34km)
  • Andernos-les-Bains: market Tuesday & Friday & (39km)
  • Lit-et-Mixe: market Thursday (41km)
  • Ares: market Tuesday (41km)
  • Lege-Cap-Ferret: market every day except Thursday - seasonal market only (44km)

More information about Biscarrosse, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Biscarrosse, France

What to do at Biscarrosse? Some places with official tourist classifications and other places of interest to visit nearby that should provide inspiration if you are visiting Biscarrosse.

Grand sites of France

Heritage sites

Regional Natural Parcs

  • Landes de Gascogne (38km)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Etang de Biscarrosse et Parentis (5km)
  • Etang de Cazaux et Sanguinet (10km)
  • Bassin d'Arcachon (32km)
  • Île aux Oiseaux (Gironde) (34km)
  • Domaine de Certes (35km)
  • Courant de Contis (36km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Geographical Information

Commune: Biscarrosse

Canton: Parentis-en-Born

Arrondissement: Mont-de-Marsan

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40600

Distance to Biscarrosse

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 77 km

from Paris: 564 km

from Calais: 763 km

from Nice: 678 km

from Bordeaux: 68 km

from Strasbourg: 826 km

Getting here

Biscarrosse is in the south-west of France. Most visitors fly into the region's airports at Bordeaux or Biarritz. The drive down the west coast from Saint Malo ferry port requires about 8 hours. For driving distances to Biscarrosse from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

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This page in French: Visiter Biscarrosse

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