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Dune du Pilat (La Teste-de-Buch)
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$83* and up
Ranked #1 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Geologic Formations; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Outdoors
Owner description: The highest dune in Europe, a unique landscape with an incredible panoramic view over the ocean, forest and Arcachon Bay but... more » Owner description: The highest dune in Europe, a unique landscape with an incredible panoramic view over the ocean, forest and Arcachon Bay but also and more importantly, a living, natural space that needs to be looked after and protected. Since December 2007, the Syndicat Mixte de la Grande Dune du Pilat has been working to protect and preserve this national piece of heritage that belongs to us all.From the top of this giant (109 meters high, 2,7 kilometers long, 500 meters wide), you can see many remarkable sites of the region. « less
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$20* and up
Ranked #2 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
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Ranked #3 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
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Ranked #4 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Churches/ Cathedrals; Cultural
Owner description: A HIDDEN HERITAGE, UNIQUE IN EUROPE In this 45 minutes long tour, your guide makes you discover Saint-Emilion’s underground... more » Owner description: A HIDDEN HERITAGE, UNIQUE IN EUROPE In this 45 minutes long tour, your guide makes you discover Saint-Emilion’s underground heritage. From the monk Emilion’s story, between truth and legend, to the carving of the surprising monolithic church, walk through several centuries of history. Your guide, only holder of the keys, opens the monuments’ doors and shares their secrets ! Observe the details of the Trinity Chapel’s paintings and discover the mysterious catacombs and the Hermitage… A historical summary within four essential monuments. « less
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Cote des Basques (Biarritz)
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$108* and up
Ranked #5 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Ranked #6 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Historic Sites; Cultural
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Chateau de Commarque (Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil)
Ranked #7 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Ancient Ruins; Cultural
Owner description: Discover the Medieval fortified encampment and the Fortress with its unforgettable panorama. The Troglodyte dwellings. The... more » Owner description: Discover the Medieval fortified encampment and the Fortress with its unforgettable panorama. The Troglodyte dwellings. The Valley and the Prehistoric cave (video and photos exhibition). Discover game 4 professionally led workshops free in July/August. Guided Visit Free shade parking CB Payment Snacking and soft drinks « less
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Ranked #8 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Museums
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Les Combarelles (Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil)
Ranked #9 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
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Eglise Saint-Jean-Baptiste (Saint-Jean-de-Luz)
Ranked #10 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Religious Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #11 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
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Ranked #12 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Scenic/ Historic Walking Areas; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Cultural

The Boulevard des Pyrennees is well worth a visit!  It is a wonderful walkway from one end of Pau to the other where the Casle is located and in between you can see the panorama... more »

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Ranked #13 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Museums
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Plage d'Hendaye (Hendaye)
Ranked #14 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Beaches
Category: Beaches; Outdoors
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Chateau de Beynac (Beynac-et-Cazenac)
Ranked #15 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Cultural
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Chateau de Castelnaud (Castelnaud-la-Chapelle)
Ranked #16 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Castles; Historic Sites; Cultural
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Ranked #17 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
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Chateau des Milandes (Castelnaud-la-Chapelle)
Ranked #18 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Historic Sites; History Museums; Cultural
This 15th-century castle was the home of Josephine Baker.
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Villa Arnaga (Cambo les Bains)
Ranked #19 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Historic Sites; Museums; Gardens; Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: The author of Cyrano de Bergerac created a sumptuous theatrical decor for his dream home. The charming French and English... more » Owner description: The author of Cyrano de Bergerac created a sumptuous theatrical decor for his dream home. The charming French and English gardens delight the visitor with their romantic walks. A veritable «poem in stone and vegetation», the Villa Arnaga has to be explored or reexplored :In 2014, you'll have the opportunity to admire the renewed gardens similar to the ones imagined by Edmond Rostand with their box wood embroideries, their topiary bushes, their plant vases, their mirror like pools. The "poets' corner " will surprise you with its lattice work. In a word a typical French garden with its perfectly geometrical design !Open daily from April 1 to November 3. From April to June and September to October 14 : 9:30 to 12:30 and 14h to 18h . In July and August : 10h -19h . From 15 October to 3 November : 14:30-18h « less
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Ranked #20 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Gardens; Outdoors

    The 4 km long garden situated above the Dordogne, with fairy tale views is a wonderful spot to visit anytime but particularly on a very hot day as there is a lot of shade... more »

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La Verna (Sainte-Engrace)
Ranked #21 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
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Cordouan Lighthouse (Le Verdon Sur Mer)
Ranked #22 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Lighthouses; Landmarks
Owner description: A unique monument in the world, located right in the middle of the sea, at 4.350 miles to French coasts. Every year, it opens... more » Owner description: A unique monument in the world, located right in the middle of the sea, at 4.350 miles to French coasts. Every year, it opens its doors to 25 000 enthusiast visitors keen on discovering lighthouse’s history. Get on board in a boat from Gironde or Charente coasts and you will land 4.350 miles in a sandbank surrounded by the ocean: it’s down the lighthouse that adventure begins. Cordouan is like no others: it remains the oldest French lighthouse still in use, while still hosting lighthouse keepers. They are four, taking turns in pairs all year, to provide the site maintenance, but also welcome visitors, showing around the monument. Cordouan lighthouse is a military art structure, classified monument since 1862. During the visit, you could admire a room of great rarity: the chapel of “Notre Dame de Cordouan” situated in the second floor, which is certainly the most majestic part of the structure. « less
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Bassin Aventures (Gujan-Mestras)
Ranked #23 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
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Parc de la Coccinelle (Gujan-Mestras)
Ranked #24 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Travelers' Choice™ 2014 Winner Attractions
Category: Amusement/ Theme Parks; Amusement Parks
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Cave of Font-de-Gaume (Les Eyzies-de-Tayac-Sireuil)
Ranked #25 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Caverns/ Caves; Outdoors
Owner description: The Font-de-Gaume cave is a marvellous example of prehistoric art from the Madgalenian period with a truly remarkable group... more » Owner description: The Font-de-Gaume cave is a marvellous example of prehistoric art from the Madgalenian period with a truly remarkable group of polychrome wall paintings and engravings. For reasons of conservation, the number of visitors is limited to 180 each day with a maximum of 12 people per group. Cave of the Vezere valley designated world heritage site by UNESCO. Open:> 15th May to 15th September: from 9.30 a.m. to 5.30 p.m.> 16th September to 14th May: from 9.30 a.m. to 12.30 p.m. and from 2 p.m. to 5.30 p.m. Last visit at 4 p.m. Open in accordance with conservation necessities. Closed:> Saturdays.> 1st January, 1st May, 1st November, 11th November and 25th December. Admission fees: Adults : 7,50 €; Concessions (18 to 25) = 4,50 €; Free admission: minors under 18*; Free admission: 18-25 years old* (citizens of one of the 27 countries of the EU or are non-European permanent residents of France) * excluding school groups « less
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Ranked #26 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Landmarks/ Points of Interest; Landmarks
Owner description: Halfway between les eyzies and montignac lascaux the roque saint christophe cliff has been occupied for 55000 years then the... more » Owner description: Halfway between les eyzies and montignac lascaux the roque saint christophe cliff has been occupied for 55000 years then the place was a fort and a city in the middle age here you will travel through times understanding the life of the people of the cliffs. « less
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$20* and up
Ranked #27 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Architectural Buildings; Operas; Theaters & Stadiums
Owner description: Considered by many to be the cultural heart of the city, this elaborately carved opera house surprises the senses with its... more » Owner description: Considered by many to be the cultural heart of the city, this elaborately carved opera house surprises the senses with its fine architecture and interior design as well as its world-class performances. « less
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Ranked #28 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Water Parks; Amusement Parks
Owner description: AquaPark is a water park of giant inflatables!Trampolines, catapult, climbing walls, giant slide, socks crossing, centrifuge,... more » Owner description: AquaPark is a water park of giant inflatables!Trampolines, catapult, climbing walls, giant slide, socks crossing, centrifuge, giant swing, AirBoudin, Grounds AquaRugby, Revolution, diving ...Expect: Competitions, On Music, The Challenges, Gifts, DJ, Entertainment, AquaRugby, Nocturne, Private party ... « less
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Ranked #29 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
Category: Castles; Cultural
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Ranked #30 of 443 attractions in Aquitaine
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