The Landes is located in the southwest of France. The administrative capital is Mont-de-Marsan.
It is a department that attracts many visitors throughout the year, especially thanks to the tourism offer of its resorts. You can enjoy the thermal baths in Dax, Saint Paul les Dax, Préchacq and Eugenie les Bains.
The most famous seaside resorts for beach lovers, surfing and sunbathing: Biscarrosse, Mimizan, Contis, Vielle-Saint-Girons, Moliets, Messanges, Vieux-Boucau-Les-Bains, Seignosse, Hossegor, Capbreton, Labenne, Tarnos...
The Landes is also the largest forest in Europe, it fully go through the department from the Gironde to the Pyrenees. There is a lot of activities: hiking, walking, cycling,...
Concerning the gastronomy, the Landes counts with a large number of agricultural products recognized as quality label.
Enjoy your trip!