The camping is open from 29 March to 03 November 2024

Discover the treasures of the Bassin de Thau :
Between the lagoon, shellfish and outdoor activities

Situated between land and sea, the Loupian campsite is just 3 kilometres from the Bassin de Thau, a veritable jewel on the Mediterranean coast, offering a unique experience combining unspoilt nature, local culture and gastronomic delights. Whether you’re keen on outdoor activities, culinary discoveries or simply looking to relax by the water, the Bassin de Thau is full of treasures to explore. Here’s an overview of the must-do activities not to be missed during your visit.

Exploring the Lagoon

The Thau lagoon is an exceptional ecosystem harbouring a rich and varied biodiversity. Explore its calm, translucent waters by kayak or paddle, and marvel at the beauty of the surrounding landscape. Admire the birds that roam the lagoon, watch the local fishermen in action and soak up the serenity that reigns here.

Shellfish tasting

The Bassin de Thau is renowned for its production of quality shellfish, particularly oysters and mussels. Take advantage of your stay to visit one of the many oyster farms in the area, where you can sample freshly opened oysters accompanied by a glass of local wine. Let yourself be seduced by the freshness and incomparable flavour of the seafood, straight from the waters of the Bassin.

Cycling along the cycle paths

For cycling enthusiasts, the campsite is a stone’s throw from the cycle path that leads all the way to the Bassin de Thau, offering a perfectly laid-out network for exploring the region in complete tranquillity. Hire a bike and set off on an adventure along the paths that wind through vineyards, picturesque villages and coastal landscapes. Stop along the way to admire the breathtaking views and discover the many sites of cultural interest along the way.

Visits to Authentic Villages

Don’t miss the chance to discover our charming village and the surrounding villages that line the Bassin de Thau, each with its own unique character and preserved heritage. Take a stroll through the narrow streets of Mèze, sample a home-made ice cream in the port of Bouzigues, or admire the typical architecture of the fishermen’s houses in Sète. Soak up the authentic atmosphere of these Mediterranean villages and let yourself be charmed by their timeless beauty.

Relaxation and Farniente on the Beaches

Finally, what better way to end a busy day than lounging on the sandy beaches that line the Bassin de Thau? Choose your corner of paradise from the many coves and stretches of sand dotted along the coast, and let yourself be lulled by the gentle murmur of the waves. Whether you prefer to laze in the sun or take part in water sports, you’re sure to find something to suit you.

Whether you’re looking for outdoor adventures, culinary discoveries or moments of relaxation by the water, the Bassin de Thau will meet all your expectations. So don’t hesitate, come and explore this hidden treasure of the Mediterranean coast and let yourself be enchanted by the magic of its landscapes and traditions.

To find out more

Visit the town hall and tourist office websites :


Mairie de Loupian    Office de tourisme Mèze    Office de tourisme Sète