Tourism and leisure activities
TOURISM AND LEISURE ACTIVITIES
Thalassotherapy centre facing the sea in Le Touquet,
Aqualud leisure water center (Jacuzzis, large indoor and outdoor swimming complex) on sea front of Le Touquet,
Bagatelle large amusement park (zoo rides and sideshows) in Merlimont (22 km),
Learn about the environment at Arena Center in Ecault (12 km).
Discover the marine environment at the Nausicaa National Sea Experience Center in Boulogne, the main european fish trading port.
Maréis, the history of seamen’s life at Etaples, famous for its market, on tuesdays and fridays.
Dike-walks and old buildings architecture in Wimereux and Le Touquet.
Landscape and country circuits in the ”Vallée de la Course” and inland, in the “Région des 7 valleys’’ and around Hesdin, are within less than half an hour drive away.
Gigantic maze at Villiers – St Josse (25 km) in 5 ha of corn (maze of Le Touquet).
South, protected site of the “Baie de Somme” and “Marquenterre reserve” with the “Maison de l’Oiseau”, close to St Valéry, not far from the gardens of Valloires and its 18th century abbey.
North, National Great Site of the 2 Caps, listed in the UNESCO world heritage guide.
Gothic cathedral in picturesque town of Saint Omer, with famed market gardening traditions in the town vicinity. Unique boat lift in Arques.