Things to see and do - Dax
Unmissable tourist sites
Dax Travel guide
Dax : Michelin's recommendations
This is the premier spa resort in France, benefiting from wide green spaces (especially on the banks of the River Adour). Around 15 August it is enlivened by a strange invasion: aficionados from Gascony wearing berets and red scarves who each year make this summer migration in quest of the great names of bullfighting!
Tourist attractions Dax : Things to see and do
11 bis rue des Carmes - Chapelle des Carmes
The museum houses collections of prehistoric objects from archaeological excavations, and also coins. One room is devoted to regional folklore and local bullfighting traditions. Lastly, two sons of Dax are honoured here: R. Milliès-Lacroix, once mini..
11 bis rue des Carmes
The dig uncovered the podium of a 2C, Gallo-Roman temple, opposite the museum.
18 rue de la Halle
In a severe Classical style, the cathedral was built when its Gothic predecessor collapsed in 1645. However the present building still has a fine 13C Gothic doorway, giving access to the north transept.
13 Avenue Victor Hugo F - 40100 Dax
The Richelieu is ideally situated in the city centre, within a stone's throw of the cathedral, lush gardens and the pedestrian area. It offers air-conditioned rooms, decorated in classic style. All of the rooms come with large beds, flat-screen sate..
11 place de la fontaine chaude F - 40100 Dax
Featuring free WiFi and a restaurant, Hotel Bains Sarrailh offers accommodation in Dax. Each room is equipped with a flat-screen TV. All rooms include a private bathroom equipped with a bath or shower. There is a 24-hour front desk at the property...
4 Avenue Milliès Lacroix F - 40100 Dax
A 3-star hotel located in Dax, on the banks of the Adour River bank, and 400 metres from Sainte-Marie Cathedral and the Fontaine Chaude, Miradour offers a restaurant and air-conditioned rooms with free WiFi access. Each room at Miradour includes a b..
38 cours Galliéni F - 40100 Dax
'Amphitryon' means 'host' and this place certainly lives up to its name! This tiny restaurant with a nautical decor serves up traditional dishes with southwestern nuances. Copious portions of well-presented, hearty food... and the bill is very reason..
place Camille-Bouvet F - 40100 Dax
This restaurant offers two distinct atmospheres: in the wooden beamed Basque dining room, photos of bulls and strings of peppers adorn the walls, while the Breton side of the property features a marine inspired decor. Traditional cuisine (highlighted..
rue de la Source F - 40100 Dax