Several spas are located in the region, starting with Dax, but also Eaux-Bonnes, Eugenie-les-Bains, Saint-Paul-les-Dax, Salies-de-Bearn, Cambo-les-Bains, Jonzac, Saujon, Rochefort, La Roche-Posay or Évaux-les-Bains.
Some essential sites:
the Futuroscope park of Poitiers, the old town of Sarlat, the dune of Pilat, near Arcachon, or the historic city of Saint-Emilion ..
The aquarium of La Rochelle, the zoo La Palmyre near Royan. The medieval village of Collonges-la-Rouge, the caves of Lascaux, ...
The department is world-famous for its prehistory and its gastronomy. 15 sites of the Valley of Vézère are registered on the World heritage of the humanity by Unesco.
Haute-Vienne and its green tourism, its castles, its gastronomy ........... Oradour-sur-Glane, his martyred village since June 10, 1944 and his memorial
Several villages of the Corrèze are particularly remarkable: Collonges-la-Rouge, Curemonte...His gastronomy feels well the country.
Lot-et-Garonne is rich in exceptional sites. 14 castles, 42 ancient country-houses, 24 museums. River tourism.
For 2000 years already, the history of the Gironde is bound indeed confidentially to that of its vineyards.