Catamaran, jet ski, wind surfing, scuba diving, sea fishing, rowing… reputed to be the Nautical Capital of the Mediterranean, and recognised by the “France Station Nautique” label, the Cap d’Agde offers a wide choice of nautical sports for enthusiasts and those passionate about the sea. Whether you are looking for beginners’ courses, rentals, clubs or training, you will find numerous ideas to navigate between fresh and salt water.
A multitude of nautical activities
The quality environment and supervision of activities make the Cap d’Agde an exceptional nautical area. On the sea, the Canal du Midi or the River Hérault, make the most of the nautical pleasures: rowing, canoeing-kayaking, jet ski, kite surfing, stand up paddle, parasailing, wind surfing, scuba diving, traditional rowing, waterskiing, towed inflatables, wakeboard, sailing, cruises, sea excursions and many other activities! At the Cap d’Agde, there is something for everyone, whatever your taste or level.
Dynamic, modern facilities
The Centre Nautique (Nautical centre) of Cap d’Agde
Located next to the Richelieu Est beach, the Cap d’Agde Nautical Centre holds the Ecole Française de Voile (French Sailing School) label which attests to the quality of its training and the variety of sports offered. With its modern facilities and secure, adapted equipment, you can carry out your chosen activity with confidence.
Also a Federal Training Centre, a team of qualified instructors is at your disposal for courses and lessons at all levels.
With 4100 places, modern equipment and a team of professionals, the Cap d’Agde marina is at the service of boat owners and users. Committed to limiting its environmental impact and guarantee its water quality, the marina holds the “Ports Propres en Languedoc-Roussillon” (Clean ports in Languedoc-Roussillon) and the “Pavillon Bleu” (Blue flag) labels.
The Autumn Nautical Exhibition: the not-to-be-missed event of the All Saints holidays
In addition to the numerous nautical activities, the Cap d’Agde also holds highly regarded events. The Salon Nautique d’Automne (Autumn Nautical Exhibition) has become a regional reference in terms of nautical activities. Enthusiasts or the curious can share a convivial moment with nautical professionals. Conferences, entertainment and interactions accompany this large Mediterranean market for new and second-hand boats. An exhibitor’s village offers services for boat owners and users: boat equipment (sails, rigging, electronics, towing, cords…), marine equipment (clothing, charts…) and other specialist services (financing, insurance, appraisals, training, hire…).
Did you know?
Each year the Nautical Festival is organised in Cap d’Agde. On the quays, you can discover how to navigate, row, sail… in security and thus widen your activity horizon!
Other sources of information: www.station-nautique.com