Montalivet in the Gironde is a region of France rich in culture and a history dating back through the centuries. Turn north out of the hotels and visit the Saxon church of Soulac-sur-Mer. Head East and you will be deep in the Medoc vineyards; famous for their red wine. Move off south and the City of Bordeaux is your destination. Only the West is left, where days on the beach can be taken a your leisure in front of the hotels.
Surrounding the village of Montalivet you will find activities for all age groups and tastes. If its sport which leads you; the sea and the freshwater lakes on your doorstep will be your play ground for fishing, canoeing, kite surfing, sailing and surfing.
If water is not your element; try out the archery, bike tours, horse riding, go- karts, motor- cross, speed sailing (land-yacht), adventure park and tennis which are all on offer for your stay.
You will understand the village of Montalivet when you stop off at the open- air market with its colourful mix of over 200 stalls and stands. The fresh orange juice and pastries, the oysters and full- bodied Medoc wine all luxuries, which must be indulged in during your stay. The atmosphere is "local" Medoc; with the vendor's light banter drifting across the square.