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Diving in Biscarrosse

Biscarrosse is a tourist destination par excellence. The town is especially famous for its beaches, which are among the most beautiful in the country. You can also take part in various water sports, such as diving. To ensure that your stay is as pleasant as possible, we recommend that you book a campsite in Biscarosse.

Find out more about diving in Biscarosse below.

Amazing biodiversity

Biscarrosse’s water attractions are no match for its land views. In addition to its many beaches, including the central beach, the Estacade beach and the Contis beach, Biscarrosse is also famous for its lake. These marine areas are distinguished by their unique biodiversity. They are home to various varieties of fish and oysters specific to this region.

With an introduction to diving, you’ll discover breathtaking underwater landscapes. Don’t hesitate to ask for all the information you need by contacting the “Office de tourisme des grands lacs” or the “Office de tourisme intercommunal de Mimizan”.


Diving in Biscarrosse

If you’re interested in diving in Biscarrosse, you’ll immediately notice that it’s a highly structured process. Several clubs and specialized centers offer introductory courses. These training establishments provide you with all the equipment you need to explore the seabed of Lac de Biscarrosse. Before taking the plunge, there are many factors to consider, such as water depth.

If you’re an experienced diver, alone or accompanied, you’ll find several places open to the public. All you need is the right equipment to enjoy this captivating adventure. Whichever establishment you choose, you can be sure of a unique experience.

Once you’ve got your wetsuit on, you can dive into Biscarrosse-Parentis lake, Sanguinet lake or tackle the mysteries of the Atlantic Ocean on the beaches of Biscarrosse. These must-see spots are also ideal for swimming and other water sports such as sailing, kayaking and paddleboarding. After an intense morning, you can enjoy a moment of relaxation by sunbathing under the shade of the pine trees. If you’re traveling with the family, it’s also a good idea to have a picnic or sleep under the stars.

The staff at the Mimizan Intercommunal Tourist Office can also advise you to explore the Dune du Pilat at Arcachon. This place of unsuspected magic lies on the edge of the Arcachon basin.


The 4-star l’Arbre d’or campsite welcomes you to a relaxing setting, offering several types of accommodation for solo, couple or family vacations. You can choose a mobile home for up to 8 people, or simply rent a pitch for a tent or camper van. This seaside campsite also has a heated indoor swimming pool. Children can play in the playground and enjoy the paddling pool.

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