Les Rives du Lac - Activities

Activities - Les Rives du Lac

Days and evenings are to be enjoyed by all with complete and utter freedom. With its wide range of activities, Les Rives du Lac remains the ideal place for holidaymakers who like to alternate between physical exercise, good food, cultural heritage and festive shows.

 

Animations

The campsite Les Rives du lac sure knows how to have fun. To celebrate the holidays, it offers you both daytime and evening entertainment: large tournaments and aperitifs organized for holidaymakers, live entertainment, karaoke sessions, concerts or cabaret show evenings that all occur on the campsite’s stage.

A blend of historical heritage and exceptional natural landscapes, the town of Barbotan has everything to please you. Dive into the medieval atmosphere of the Romanesque church of Saint-Pierre before enjoying the thrill of the frantic rhythm of an animation in the arenas. Courses Landaise, couses Camarguaises or Portuguese bullfights, there are many bullfighting shows that honor the bulls of les Landes. To be recommended even for the most sensitive of souls, as no killing ends the performance.

Near the village, a few farms invite you to discover the riches of the terroir. Goose farming for foie gras or goat farming for cheese, holidaymakers who wish to try the local specialities with a tasting tour are welcomed with open arms. In the south-east, at the end of Lake Uby, many cellars open their doors to visitors who wish to taste their Floc de Gascogne wine and Armagnac brandy.

 

Sports activities

With a wide and varied range, the sport activities cater to all tastes and ages. Thanks to their many sports facilities, lots of activities are available to holidaymakers:games of  boules on the petanque court, ball games of all kinds on the handball field, games of ping-pong and you can also exchange a few balls on the tennis courts. Tournaments can be organized.

At the campsite Barbotan-les-Thermes, located on the shores of Lake Uby, all fishing enthusiasts can go and catch huge carps. A fishing license is mandatory. As for the many hiking trails, bike paths and greenway trails, they are highlighted by the organizers, who have mapped out a few walks in the surroundings for you to enjoy. All lovers of hiking, cycling and mountain bike riding are more than welcome and will be totally in their element.

All those for who summer holidays rhyme with physical form are welcome to join in during the aquagym lessons.

The leisure park of Lake Uby offers many amenities: pedalos, canoes and rowing.