Dax, city of Les Landes region where life is good

The city of Dax, between history and heritage

Dax, a cultural and nature town with view overlooking Adour River, in the heart of region the Landes, offers historic buildings in a superb natural setting, between traditions and modernity. Dax is a friendly land between pine forest and immense Atlantic beaches. Close to all the nerve centers of the region and some major cities of France:

  • Located 1h from Pau, 1h30 from the Basque Country, 1h30 from Bordeaux.

Dax, “City of Culture and History”

Dax, has just been granted this prestigious national Label. It is a true recognition of the work done to protect and showcase the city’s Heritage. unfamiliar with this Label ? Let us explain. The Label City of Culture and History was created in 1985 and by the French ministery of culture and is granted to cities offering guarantees of their political involvement in culture on the next 10 years. It insures that the city keeps protecting, restauring and showcase its heritage for boith inhabitants and tourists.

Dax, a welcoming city

A sharing destination is best known for its folklore festivals, feria, and its joy of life. A historic pedestrian town center, with its 400 shops, surrounded by bike paths and its banks around the Adour River is perfect for walks, located in front of the hotel Le Splendid in Dax.

Dax, an authentic city

All the spirit of the Southwest is reflected in the city through its cultural and festive events, such as the féria, the Landes races, or its seasonal markets and its tasty regional cuisine. Dax is the ideal destination to enjoy with pleasure.