• Nearest Beach: Port Barcares 2km

  • Nearest Lake: Direct Access

  • Nearest Town: Le Barcarès 3km

  • Nearby Towns:

    • Torreilles-Plage: 8km
    • Canet-en-Roussillon: 13km
    • Perpignan: 24km
    • Argelès-sur-Mer: 33km
    • Collioure: 42km
    • Carcassonne: 105km

Sightseeing

At La Presqu'ile you really do have the best of both worlds! There are lots of bustling seaside resorts (and beaches) to explore along the coast, from Canet Plage down to vibrant Argelès-sur-Mer near the Spanish border. Just 24km away is the city of Perpignan with it's medieval old town and the palace of the Kings of Majorca. Further afield, but definitely worth a visit, is the famous town of Carcassonne - the colossal fortress here is one of the National Monuments of France and attracts more than 3 million visitors a year.

Days Out

Port Barcares, La Presqu'ile campsite, roussillon, things to do, nearby aqualand waterpark

Aqualand Port Leucate

If you're looking for thrilling waterslides as well as a chill out space for all the family, head to Aqualand for a great day out. There are two waterparks less than half an hour away - Aqualand Port Leucate (6km) and Aqualand Saint Cyprien(27km).

La Presqu'ile campsite, roussillon, things to do, nearby Canet Plage aquarium

Canet-en-Roussillon Aquarium

With 54 aquariums to view, this is a great place for younger families looking for a break from the midday sun. Discover sharks and brilliantly coloured tropical fish from the Pacific and Indian Oceans, the Red Sea and the Mediterranean.

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Carcassonne

The fortified Cité de Carcassonne looks like a film set from a distance. With high walls, fortified towers and maze of winding streets, it is an impressive sight. Start your visit at the Pont Vieux - this bridge gives one of the best views of the city, so keep your cameras ready!

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Collioure

This picturesque fishing town has long been a favourite with artists; today many of it's colourful buildings house shops, bars and cafes. It is also regarded as one of the sunniest and warmest summer spots in France!

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Perpignan

Standing just 38km north of the Spanish border feels half Catalan, half French! The Palace of the Kings of Majorca is the number 1 sight, closely followed by the Cathedral Saint-Jean and the narrow lanes surrounding it.

La Presqu'ile campsite, roussillon, things to do, sightseeing, sigean african safari park

Réserve Africaine de Sigean

For a taste of Africa and a chance to get close to some of its most iconic animals, don your safari hat and take the family to this great animal reserve. With over 3,800 animals including chimpanzees, lions, giraffe and zebras, meerkats and rhinoceros, there's plenty to see - you will need at least 3 or 4 hours to visit the whole park.

Off Parc Activities

Windsurfing enthusiasts are in for a treat at La Presqu'ile - one of the largest sea-water lakes in southern France is right next door to the parc. The Étang de Salses-Leucate covers over 54km² and has numerous windsurfing spots, it's also popular for water-skiing and paddle-boarding. You'll find plenty more water sports available on the nearby beaches too. For a different sort of adventure, take to the treetops at Parcours Aventures, or travel down the coast to the exhilarating Argelès Canyoning Park.

The following activities are available off parc:

Sports
Quad Biking 27 km from site
Activities
Golf 29 km from site
Crazy Golf 4 km from site
Climbing wall 6 km from site
Karting 8 km from site
Adventure Course 6 km from site