While you’re sightseeing in this culturally rich, walkable area, visit the bustling port. People who’ve visited Nouvelle-Aquitaine have good things to say about its museums, wineries and local cheese shops. Some popular places to visit include Dune of Pilat, Futuroscope and Gourette Ski Resort. These are some of the parks and outdoorsy places: Cave of Lascaux, Arcachon Bay and Biscarrosse Beach. You’ll find these family-friendly attractions: Les Antilles de Jonzac, Palmyre Zoo and Nautilis.