• Nearest Beach: Bidart Center Beach 1.5km

  • Nearest Lake: Mouriscot Lake 6km

  • Nearest Town: Bidart 0.9km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Biarritz: 7km
    • St Jean de Luz: 13km
    • Bayonne: 18km
    • Capbreton: 34km
    • Hossegor: 39km
    • Bilbao: 140km


The elegant seaside town of Biarritz is just a few miles away - the beaches here are famous for their striped tents. Make sure you visit the Rocher de la Vierge - a rocky outcrop reached by a footbridge, it offers wonderful views along the coast. Browse the upmarket boutiques, or head to the beach and watch the surfers ride the waves. Alternatively take a day trip to Spain - the Spanish border is just 27km from Oyam!

Days Out

camping oyam, things to do, nearby biarritz aquarium

Biarritz aquarium

Get close to sharks and sea creatures at this great aquarium. Follow up by a visit to Cite de l'Ocean et du Surf; this contemporary museum, with high tech exhibits, is part theme park, part educational.

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Bilbao, Spain

The ultra modern Guggenheim Museum in Bilbao is a sight to behold! In complete contrast, visit the Casco Viejo a medieval old quarter of narrow alleys full of shops and taverns, the Santiago Cathedral and La Ribera market.

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San Sebastián, Spain

Set round a stunning bay, this gorgeous town was once a favourite destination for Spanish royalty. It boasts elegant buildings, cobblestone streets, colourful boutiques and a reputation of being one of the world's great dining destinations!

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St Jean Pied de Port

Just an hour away, this beautiful walled town at the foot of the Pyrennes is a popular stopping point for those on the pilgramage to Santiago de Compostela. It's a great day out - visit on a Monday when the market is on.

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A world famous surfing mecca! Sit on the beach and watch the surfers take on the epic waves, or hire bikes and explore some 40km of cycle tracks along rural lanes and forest trails.

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Labenne Reptilarium

Just half an hour away, this reptilarium is home to around 150 reptiles including boas, pythons, alligators, turtles and iguanas. In the Iguana Park you can walk amongst the iguanas, but don't worry the dangerous species are well contained!

Off Parc Activities

Southern Gascony has so much to offer. It's most famous as the surfing capital of France, with international competitions taking place at Hossegor, but gentler pursuits abound too - there are no less than 3 golf courses near Biarritz.  Head a little inland and go canyoning, pick up your paddles and go canoeing, or go explore - the Sentier du Littoral with its 54km of roads and paths from Bidart to San Sebastian offers wonderful views of the Atlantic and the Basque mountains.

The following activities are available off parc:

Tennis 1.4 km from site
Quad Biking 5 km from site
Golf 4 km from site
Crazy Golf 3 km from site
Fishing 10 km from site
Horse Riding 4 km from site
Cycling 15 km from site
Climbing wall 13 km from site
Boat trips 24 km from site
Rafting 40 km from site
Adventure Course 2 km from site
Canoeing 12 km from site