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Surfing in Biscarrosse

Over 3 km of sandy ocean beaches make Biscarrosse a popular destination for surfers.

Surf spots in Biscarrosse

The more experienced, mainly locals, gather on the south beach to enjoy the particular power of the waves at high tide.
North Beach, which hosts the Kiwi Surf Festival every July, is a popular spot for surfers of all levels.
For a taste of the great outdoors, head for the Trencat spot on the way to Arcachon.
Last but not least, the Vivier beach is Biscarrosse’s best-known spot, with a mix of beginners, regulars and seasoned pros.

A dozen surf schools in Biscarrosse offer beginners and advanced surfing at all ages: discovery sessions, weekly courses and intensive days are available at the various clubs.


Top 5 surf schools in Biscarrosse

Here’s our selection of the 5 best surf schools near our campsite in Biscarrosse.


Kiwi Surf Biscarrosse

Surfing and swimming lessons, beach club, equipment rental. School located at Rond Point Nord facing the ocean.


Point Break

Surf and Stand Up paddle school with video coaching for the more experienced! Located 66 place de l’océan, Biscarrosse Plage.


La Vigie

Biscarrosse is a veritable home of surfing, with the 2009 French vice-champion on the team. Surfing lessons and courses for all levels at this school located at 788 Boulevard des Sables.


Gang surfing

Close to the dunes, the school has a structure with quick access to Biscarrosse’s North beach, as well as another with its feet in the sand at the Vivier beach. Quality and friendliness are the watchwords of these surf teachers.



Located on Plage Centrale, rue des Arbouses, this school was born from the passion of 2 surfing enthusiasts and welcomes surfers of all levels in an environmentally friendly and fun atmosphere.

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