Camping Holidays in Landes & the Pyrénées
With grueling routes covering some of France's most beautifully scenic regions, the Tour de France is an iconic cycle race, attracting huge crowds along the route. The Grand Départ of 2020 takes place on the 27th June in the city of Nice, with the 170km route on day 1 finishing with a sprint along the Promendade des Anglais. Day 2 again starts and ends in Nice with a trip into the mountains along the way. The races finishes in Paris in July.
Every year the festival ‘Rue des Etoiles’ takes place in Biscarosse, where artists, dancers and contemporary circus acts come together to perform. 2020 dates to be confirmed.
Every year at the end of July, the whole of Bayonne dresses in red and white and takes to the streets to enjoy parades, traditional music and dancing, concerts and even bull running. The festival ends with a magnificent firework display.
At the start of August the ‘Fête du mouton’ or La Luz Sheep Day, celebrates the gastronomic star of the valley - Barèges-Gavarnie sheep! Visit the local and regional producers markets, dog shows and shearing demonstrations, and enjoy some food tasting. 2020 date to be confirmed.