Sanguinet is above all an outstanding area of preserved nature within the Landes forest, sheltering a rich and diverse plant and animal life, and a lake, the gem of this land.
The village lies at the boundary of the departments of the Landes and Gironde, 13 kilometres from Biscarrosse, on the axis linking the Arcachon Bay and Bordeaux.
Sanguinet, a reasonably sized village, has all the local, healthcare and commercial services and amenities. The village and festive mindset especially comes alive in the local festivals of Saint Sauveur in June, but also the Jazz in Sanguinet festival in July. This a great chance to meet people and enjoy great food.
Lakes and forest within a remarkable natural environment
Sanguinet lake, a protected and remarkable natural environment, is a space for leisure conducive to safe bathing, with its fine sandy beaches, calm and shallow water. It is also the perfect playground for water sports activities, source of thrills or relaxation.
The large open spaces and omnipresent nature will help you to recharge your batteries in this genuine haven of peace. The walking trails and bike paths in the pine forest offer laid back or sporty outings.
A village rich in history
Heritage is not forgotten as under this very lake, sunken villages and archaeological remains over 3,000 years old have been discovered. Exhibited in the lake museum and certified museum of France, they recount human life from the Neolithic age to the present day.