What to do in Cap Ferret in Winter

In winter, Cap Ferret transforms into the ideal place to recharge your batteries and go on vacation in search of well-deserved calm.
What to do in Cap Ferret in Winter
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A light white film coats the maritime landscape of Cap Ferret in winter. The melody of the wind echoes between the pines. The sand shines under the rays of the sun and the frost. The ocean is more than ever true to itself: strong and wild. Deserted by its many tourists, Cap Ferret is transformed into the ideal place to recharge your batteries and go in search of a well-deserved calm.

You are probably wondering what to do in Cap Ferret in winter? Many activities are available, even in the low season. Cap Ferret is full of richness: with invigorating nature, ocean beaches, and welcoming fishing villages. The possibilities for walks are endless. Then after the effort, the comfort! Opt for an invigorating hot chocolate or a relaxing spa session for a successful luxury holiday in France .  


Ocean beaches

The winter colors offer a fascinating spectacle to those who know how to appreciate it. Brave the elements to enjoy the scenic beauty without being assaulted by the summer crowds. Take full advantage of this breathtaking view during your Cap Ferret holiday. At this time of year, collecting driftwood is a tradition of the peninsula and a component of the season of the region.


Climb Dune du Pilat

The winter version is even sportier than the summer because the wooden stairs disappear. Work your thighs to get to the top and enjoy the view. Dune du Pilat is the highest dune in Europe. In perpetual evolution, it gradually buries the trees on the edge of the forest. It is at the heart of a protected natural area where the flora and fauna are very rich. 



Live the spirit of celebration in Lège

Every year, a Christmas market is set up in Lège-Cap-Ferret. This means that mulled wine, raclette sandwiches and sweets will be waiting for you. They are the perfect companions to face the cold. Many people take advantage of the Christmas atmosphere by doing a few laps on the ice rink installed on the forecourt of the town hall. 


Treat yourself to local specialties

Treat yourself to a gourmet break by strolling through the city center. Start with a snack in a tea room. Then, for dinner, let yourself be tempted by the local specialty for which the region is famous. Winter is the optimal season to taste Cap Ferret oysters. They are indeed the best months in "R"!          


BalnéothérapY & Spa

A cocooning stopover

Surrender to the expert hands of the specialists at Hôtel Côté Sable and their Spa by Clarins . After a long walk in nature, the spa is the well-being destination for lounging. Take a relaxing break during your vacation at Cap Ferret in winter.

A parenthesis of lightness

Balneotherapy is also a very popular activity in this seaside resort. The benefits and virtues of water are used for healing. Many choices of pools are possible: indoor or outdoor, bubbling ... You can also let yourself be tempted by hydrotherapy treatments.



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Villa Omnia

The Villa Omnia is the ideal place to relax for holidays at Cap Ferret in winter. Warm up by the fire and enjoy the warm atmosphere of this exceptional house. Located in the heart of the pines, it is a haven of peace and luxury in the middle of nature. 

Cap Ferret is as attractive in summer as in winter. The activities complement each other to make this destination an option of choice all year round, for a luxury break.

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