Possessing 25 km of beach on the Atlantic side and 25 others on the Bay side, the water sports are obviously omnipresent in Cap Ferret. A peacefull scuba diving at the Bay of Mimbeau, kayaking to the Sand dune of the Pilat or learning to surf in the waves of The Herb ... There are so many options and you will not run the rist of missing them!
How do you discover the Bay of Arcachon? A multitude of excursion packages are presented by several providers along the Cap Ferret. Sailboats, motor yachts, kayaks, pinnces or stand-up paddle, you will surely find the locomotion of your dreams that will meet your requirements. Some of the boats can carry an average of 12 people in order to give you the chance to embark with the whole family or friends.
Since we are well informed about the Bay, let us now see what kind of water sports are offered to us in Cap Ferret. Surfing is surely one of the unmissable activities on the peninsula. It is indeed internationally famous for its high- quality waves that make envy all the other destinations. With its 20 km of stormy beach, Cap Ferret is a good playground for surfing enthusiasts.
Kitesurfing is reserved for those who are much more experienced. Despite the whims of tides and wind, Cap Ferret still offers interesting spots where you can find Bertic, Béley, La Hume, Les Arbousiers and the Island of Birds. The latter are bordered by ocean seas ideal for kitesurfing or windsurfing. For those who want to learn the discipline, there are clubs offering courses like the Cape Ferret Kiteschool.
There are many other nautical activities which will be presented on the peninsula, but we let you discover them by yourself! Look forward to helping you find the ideal water sport for your holidays in Cap Ferret!