The Basque Country, located in the southwest of France, is an ideal destination for family or friends vacations. Rich in cities, villages, and activities to discover – Biarritz, Bayonne, Saint-Jean-de-Luz, and others – this corner of the Pyrénées Atlantiques also offers impressive natural beauty. During your stay, don’t miss the opportunity to discover Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, not far from our campsite, Camping Ibarron in St-Pée-sur-Nivelle.

Introduction to Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle

Nestled in the heart of lush nature and only two kilometers from the village of the same name, Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle offers an exceptional beach for an afternoon with family, children, with a partner, or among friends. This body of water, spreading over 12 hectares, is maintained all year round. It also offers numerous water and sports activities within its waters or in the surrounding area.

What Activities to Do at Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle?

Have you decided to visit Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle during your stay in the Pyrénées-Atlantiques? Discover all the possible activities in this corner of the Basque Country – activities in the lake or around the lake. Your children or friends will not be disappointed with all the possible leisure activities!

Engage in Water Activities on the Lake

This beautiful beach in the Basque Country, Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, offers a wide range of water activities. You can enjoy canoeing, paddle boating, kayaking, or even stand-up paddleboarding. Indeed, the lake offers a leisure base where you can rent the necessary equipment for these aquatic activities.

Swim in Lake Saint-Pée

Do you enjoy swimming in the sea every time you go to the beach? You will love taking a dip in Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle to enjoy its refreshing freshwater and the exceptional surroundings. Swimming is supervised during the summer period.

Go Hiking Around the Lake

Prefer activities on land? Hiking around Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle is an excellent idea. Choose a hiking trail that takes you to the lake to discover this green oasis during your stay in the Basque Country. You will love this pleasant route between greenery and freshwater.

Picnic at the Lake

During your outing in this beautiful paradise of the Pyrénées-Atlantiques, there’s nothing like taking a break to enjoy a picnic in a bucolic setting. Picnic areas are indeed available for you to recharge before continuing your tour of Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle or your hiking itinerary.

Fishing at Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle

Are you a big fan of fishing? Don’t miss one of the must-visit spots in the Basque Country: Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle! You can get a fishing permit for a day or a week.

Enjoy Various Sports Activities at the Lake

After your swim in Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle, take advantage of all the facilities around the lake such as its health trail or tennis court. For a sporty day in an idyllic setting!
Do you want to visit Lake Saint-Pée-sur-Nivelle? It’s time to book your accommodation in a comfortable campsite: Camping Ibarron. Our establishment offers cozy accommodations (with parking) and star-rated services for an exceptional week in the Basque Country. Ready to discover the southwest of France while enjoying relaxing nights?

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