Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains tourism and travel guide

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Photo is of Moliets at 7 km from Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains

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Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains is situated in the Landes department and Nouvelle-Aquitaine region.

Below you can see some of the places that we have visited and reviewed and can recommend when you are sightseeing close to Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains in Nouvelle-Aquitaine.

Popular places to visit nearby include Moliets at 7 km and Hossegor at 15 km.

Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains, France: places to visit and attractions

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



Seaside resort at 7 km (direction north-north-east)

Moliets is one of the more recently established resorts on the Atlantic coast, very...

See Moliets guide


Seaside resort at 15 km (direction south-south-west)

Soorts is one of the smaller beach resorts along the extensive Atlantic coast in...

See Hossegor guide


Seaside resort at 17 km (direction south-south-west)

Capbreton is a popular resort and beach that also has a traditional harbour and...

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at 29 km (direction east-south-east)

Established as a spa since Roman times, Dax is a pleasant if quiet town...

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at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne is a lovely historic city with a cathedral, a substantial old town and...

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Bayonne cathedral

Bayonne cathedral

Cathedral at 34 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Bayonne cathedral is an imposing gothic style cathedral with a beautifully restored apse and...

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Seaside resort at 35 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Anglet, close to Biarritz, has several kilometres of beaches on the French Atlantic coast...

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Seaside resort at 37 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The 19th century architecture and lovely beach and coast combine to make Biarritz a...

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La Bastide-Clairence

La Bastide-Clairence

Most Beautiful Village at 42 km (direction south-south-east), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Labastide-Clairence is another of the most picturesque villages in the Basque region...

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La Promenade Fleurie near Mimizan

La Promenade Fleurie near Mimizan

Garden at 47 km (direction north-north-east), in the Gironde department

The Promenade Fleurie on the Etang d'Aureilhan near to Mimizan is a lakeside walk...

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Seaside resort at 48 km (direction north-north-east)

The resort at Mimizan Plage is a popular destination with several kilometres of sandy...

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at 48 km (direction south), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

Cambo-les-Bains is a small pleasant town, best known for its thermal waters and the...

See Cambo-les-Bains guide
Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Saint-Jean-de-Luz church

Church at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

The church of Saint John the Baptist in Saint-Jean-de-Luz has a remarkable interior with...

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Seaside resort at 50 km (direction south-south-west), in the Pyrenees-Atlantiques department

A long established beach resort, Saint-Jean-de-Luz also has a lively and popular town centre...

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Markets in and near Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains

  • Messanges: market Wednesday (3km)
  • Soustons: market Monday & Thursday - seasonal market only (7km)
  • Moliets-et-Maa: market Tuesday (7km)
  • Seignosse: market Tuesday & Thursday & Sunday (11km)
  • Leon: market every day (13km)
  • Hossegor: market Wednesday & Sunday & Friday (15km)
  • Capbreton: market every day except Monday (16km)
  • Saint-Vincent-de-Tyrosse: market Friday (16km)
  • Saint-Geours-de-Maremne: market Sunday (18km)
  • Labenne: market Friday & Tuesday - seasonal market only (22km)

More information about Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains, Aquitaine

Tourist attractions near Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains, France

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

Heritage sites

Most beautiful villages in France

(see also beautiful French villages)

Remarkable gardens

  • Parc du Sarrat (29km)

Protected historical centre (fr: secteur sauvegardé)

(see also historical French towns)

Sites of natural beauty

  • Courant de Huchet (11km)
  • Marais d'Orx (21km)
  • Courant de Contis (34km)

Villages in bloom 4* (fr: ville fleurie)


Geography and distances

Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains is in the south-west of France at 73 kilometres from Mont-de-Marsan, the department capital (general information: Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains is 632 kilometres from Paris).

Geographical Information

Commune: Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains

Canton: Soustons

Arrondissement: Dax

Department: Landes

Region: Aquitaine

New region: Nouvelle-Aquitaine

Postcode: 40480

Distance to Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains

from Mont-de-Marsan (prefecture): 73 km

from Paris: 632 km

from Calais: 833 km

from Nice: 696 km

from Bordeaux: 133 km

from Strasbourg: 882 km

Getting here

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 Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains from anywhere in France see driving distances and route planner.

We have 2 other places listed as being close (less than kilometres from ): Messanges and Soustons.

This page in French: Visiter Vieux-Boucau-les-Bains