Local activities

what to do ?

Other activities to make your stay unforgettable

 This page contains a selection of places to discover or places that we consider to be essential to visit during your stay.  Do not hesitate to let us know if other places deserve to be mentioned on this page!

For more information, please take a look at Le Verdon-sur-Mer tourist office website!

Espace naturel du Verdon

Marais du logit et du conseiller

These vast swamps were once used for salt production. Nature has regained the lands and now you will find a whole eco-system.

Vieux Port aux Huîtres

A place of art and history. You will discover through the fishermen's huts the artistic creations of painters, sculptors and photographers.

Bicycle paths

Discover the Médoc region through the numerous bicycle paths of the Vélodyssée tour. You have the possibility to rent bicycles directly at the Résidence.

Cercle nautique

Le Cercle nautique which is a member of the French sailing federation (FFV), offers you the possibility to enjoy all water activities and to improve your skills or get training courses with the sailing school.

Tourist train

This old train connect La Pointe de la Grave to Soulac. What an original way to discover the region!

Fishing at Le Verdon-sur-Mer

For the fishing lovers, Le Verdon-sur-Mer has 123 fishing spots.

The Cordouan lighthouse and its museum

Located at the entrance of the Gironde estuary, it is the only offshore lighthouse in France which host a lighthouse keeper. It is also the oldest lighthouse in operation and the only one in the world open to visitors!

Parc de l'Aventure - Montalivet

3 worlds and 12 attractions for a day full of emotions! The adventure park at Montalivet is a perfect place for all those who enjoy sensations.


Take a ferry from La Pointe de Grave and cross the Gironde estuary to reach Royan. Discover its architecture and its market on a self-guided or guided tour of the city.

Zoo de La Palmyre

Come and discover more than 1 600 animals from 110 different species!


An historical seaside village whose basilica is part of the UNESCO World Heritage since 1998. The village is also one of the stages of the Way of Saint James.

Up to the sky!

Discover the Médoc region from the air. Many activities such as parachuting, paragliding and microlight flying available at l'aérodrome de Runde.

Local sweets

Les noisettines: an artisanal know-how since 1980!
Visit the hazelnut factory and leave with sweets!

The wine route

Discover the wineries and their vineyards which produce the world-renowned wines of Bordeaux.

Have a break!


French cuisine & specialities.
91, avenue du Phare de Cordouan
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


French cuisine.
33, avenue de la plage
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


French cuisine. La Pointe de Grave
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France

LA CABANE A GALETTES and other restaurants at Le Vieux Port aux Huîtres

Typical fishing huts converted in small restaurants at Le Vieux Port aux Huîtres (close to the church)
33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


Seafood, fish & specialities. Embarcadère de la Pointe de Grave
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


French cuisine & specialities.
66, cours de la République
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


French cuisine, brasserie & fish. La Pointe de Grave - 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


French cuisine.
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France


100% gambas raised on site & cooked over a wood fire.
15, route de Soulac
- 33123 - Le Verdon-sur-Mer - France