Thanks to its terrain, this region is home to the wonderful vineyards of the Gironde. In the world of wine, the Gironde is world famous and produces amazing wines such as Bordeaux, Médoc, Saint Emilion, Pomeral, Entre-Deux-Mers and Sauternes.
The Bordeaux Fête le Vin festival is held in Bordeaux every two years. A 2km route from the river to the 18th century buildings of the city, lined with pavillions offering all the wines from the Aquitaine region. There's plenty of tasty food and entertainment on offer too.
Campsites in this wine region:
Campsite Atlantic Club Montalivet
This all-weather holiday resort beside the Atlantic beaches is in top condition after a complete renovation. Complete with heated pool plus a wellness centre with sauna and hammam.
Campsite Lou Broustaricq
A nicely organised family campsite with a good waterpark; a great choice for young families. Private beach by the lake, and just 20km from the beaches of Biscarrosse Plage.