Easily reach the surrounding destinations of Bordeaux

Treat yourself to a serene getaway in the Landes by taking the train to Bordeaux

Most popular destinations around Bordeaux



Discover the unique charm of Lacanau, a picturesque seaside resort nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the pine forests of the Landes de Gascogne. Renowned for its vast beaches, perfect surfing waves, and relaxing atmosphere, Lacanau is a top destination for nature lovers and water sports enthusiasts. Stroll through its lively markets, savor fresh seafood in its welcoming restaurants, and admire the splendid sunsets over the ocean horizon. Easily accessible by car from Bordeaux, Lacanau promises an unforgettable getaway in an exceptional natural setting.



Let yourself be charmed by Carcans, a peaceful seaside resort nestled between the Atlantic Ocean and the vast forests of the Médoc. Appreciated for its natural beaches, excellent surf spots, and relaxed atmosphere, Carcans is a prime destination for nature lovers and outdoor enthusiasts. Cycle through its shaded trails, savor regional cuisine in its welcoming restaurants, and enjoy the stunning sunsets over the ocean. Easily accessible by car from Bordeaux, Carcans offers an authentic and refreshing escape into nature.

How to get to Bordeaux ?


Which cities serve Bordeaux station?

Bordeaux from Paris

Every day, SNCF offers direct trains (TGV, Ouigo) between Paris Montparnasse and Bordeaux, allowing you to travel between the capital and the coast in 3 hours.

> Visit SNCF-connect for information on train schedules and frequencies.

Bordeaux from Biarritz

Regional trains (TER) connect Bordeaux to Biarritz every day. The journey takes about 1 hour, with approximately 13 trains running each day.

Top things to see in Bordeaux and surroundings

  • Surf the famous waves of Lacanau, Carcans, and Hourtin, known for their exceptional surf spots that attract enthusiasts from around the world. These beaches offer ideal conditions for all levels, from beginners to experienced surfers.
  • Relax on the vast sandy beaches of Arcachon and Cap Ferret, perfect for family swims, romantic sunset strolls, or sunbathing sessions. Also, enjoy the charming oyster-farming villages to taste fresh oysters by the sea.
  • Explore the preserved natural reserves along the coast, such as the Banc d'Arguin Nature Reserve and the Dune of Pilat. These sites offer breathtaking landscapes and the opportunity to observe a variety of wildlife and flora in their natural habitat. Enjoy hiking, cycling, or kayaking to discover the beauty of the surrounding nature