|Shopping|| 2 || km ||Suburban traffic|| 7 || km |
Romantic; Among nature; Near water
This beautiful holiday resort in Oye-Plage is located just half an hour from the border of Belgium and France. Here you will find a beautiful nature reserve with unique bird species and a wide sandy beach ideal for taking walks, building sand castles with the children, cycling, horseback riding.... something for everyone! For sports and more fun in the area you can visit the largest leisure complex on the Opal Coast, "Sportica". You can have fun on the rollerblade trail or in the fitness club. Squash, badminton, table tennis or a night of fun at the bowling alley, it’s all possible here. Take a dip in the brand new pool or enjoy a good movie at the adjacent cinema. Gravelines is a village with a rich history. It is included in the list of the most beautiful villages of France. The town is definitely worth a visit. In summer you can enjoy a cruise on the canal. Calais is a town with numerous historic sites. For example, in the old town you can visit wonderful landmarks like the Hotel de Ville (city hall) with clock tower and belfry or spend an afternoon at the Musee des Beaux-Arts (Fine Arts Museum). A 134-meter-high cape of white chalk, the Blanc-Nez, and a 45-meter-high promontory of sandstone, clay and limestone called the Gris-nez, enclose the bay of Wissant. The “path of the water seekers” (chercheurs d'eau) gives you the opportunity to explore this beautiful bay.