: Calais or Boulogne
Etaples is only one hour from Calais and 3 miles from the chic resort of Le Touquet with its enormous sandy beach, Aqualud water theme park, golf courses,tennis, horse riding and other all year round sporting/leisure activities.Sand sailing is also a popular regional activity.The amusement park of Bagatelle in Stella Plage is 5 miles away. Nausicaa Marine Park is located in Boulogne only 15 miles away. We are also well positioned for visits to the First World War battlefields and memorial sites, as well as as the V1 and V2 rocket sites used during the Second World war. Paris is only 3 hours away by car or train whilst Euro Disney is about 2 hours drive on the motorway. There are scenic walks, nature reserves for bird watching and good cycling routes nearby. Etaples is the base for the fishing fleet and the local restaurant, Le Restaurant Aux Pecheurs, is owned by the fishermen's cooperative and sourced daily with fresh sea food. Traditional markets are held twice a week in Etaples.
Other Activities: Sand sailing