Tourism in New Aquitaine

New Aquitaine is as diverse as it is surprising! No matter what type of holiday you are looking for, we have THE destination for you. Nature, the great outdoors, dynamic cities, fabulous beaches... Why choose? New Aquitaine has it all, and so much more!

You will find all kinds of landscapes here : 720 kms of coastline and famous islands to experience the joys of the seaside, canals and rivers - some of which are navigable, forests, regional nature parks, great lakes, the Pyrenees, family ski resorts where you can enjoy snowshoeing, ride a snowcat, and even build an igloo!
Here, our vineyards spread out for miles on end. Our wine growers will gladly greet you and initiate you to the secrets of wine: “assemblage”, distilling and of course wine-tasting!
The region’s historical heritage is unique. Nouvelle-Aquitaine is the French region with the most UNESCO world heritage sites, splendidly preserved fortified medieval towns, castles and many classified villages and cities.
Market gardeners, farmers, oyster growers, sheperds, cheese merchants and salt farmers are just a few of the people you will meet during your stay : a perfect occasion to try their delicious local products such as foie gras, Marennes-Oléron and Arcachon oysters, Agen prunes, and to learn all about the region’s savoir-faire…

Touring itineraries: visit-new-aquitaine.com

 



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