45 minutes from the Channel Tunnel, the resort of Le Touquet,
in the heart of a mature pine forest, represents the essence
of the French Opal Coast.
Known by Parisians as Paris-Plage (Paris by the
Sea), Le Touquet is a vibrant, sophisticated seaside resort,
with fifteen kilometres of golden beach, overlooked by sprawling
dunes and forest, and offers the ideal venue for some rest and
you would prefer to wander along the golden sands, shop at Le
Touquet's many famous boutiques, enjoy one of the many open-air
sports activities or simply sit at one of the pavement cafés
watching the world go by, Le Touquet offers you the choice.
The bustling town centre has a reputation for offering a
warm welcome with superb restaurants, two casinos, Spa therapy,
a lively market, shops, and a water palace for the children.
the more active visitor, Le Touquet also offers golf, tennis,
horse riding, gym, windsurfing, sand sailing, football, flying,
fishing and shooting amongst many other activities.
- water-based activity centre
Sandyachting - on the beaches
Sailing - on the Cote d'Opale
Thallassa - up-market health & seawater spa by the beach
at Le Touquet
- sea-world centre in Boulogne
- interactive exhibition about working fishermen, Etaples
- large amusement park, Berck (15 mins drive)
Les Chocolats de Beussant
Traditional boulangerie - near Hardelot
Coastal footpath - long-distance path around the coast to Berck
via Dunkerque - Calais - Boulogne