Living + Teaching in Mont-de-Marsan, France

Population: 30,162
Département: Landes

Where to Drink

Where to Eat


Restaurant Gandhi
28bis Place Joseph Pancaut

O'Green Oak
39 Palce Joseph Pancaut

La Gallette Rit
6 rue Robert Wlérick

'Green Oak
39 Place Joseph Pancaut

La Taberna
Impasse Cornulier

Le Havanita
9 rue du 4 Septembre

Where to Party + Dance

Best Spot to Grab a Coffee


La Mie Câline
6 rue Léon Gambetta

French Coffee Shop
4 Place Saint-Roch

Le Paradise Club
4 Place Raymond Poincaré

7 Avenue Sadi Carnot

Must-See | Must-Do

Museums to Visit


usée Despiau-Wlérick
6 Place Marguerite de Navarre

Musée du 34ème Régiment d'Infanterie
aserne Bosquet, Avenue du Maréchal Foch

  • Walk along the river on sunny days
  • Go + visit the sculpture installations in centre ville
  • See les Remparts de Mont-de-Marsan (dating back from the 12th century) 
  • Shop around at the local marché (Place Saint Roch) twice a week
  • Explore the medieval part of town
  • Get to know Mont-de-Marsan by cycling all around

Pleasant Walks

Outdoor Activities

  • Swimming at the local pool
  • Walking + jogging around town
  • Enjoy a picnic in one of the several parks around town
  • Along the river
  • arc Jean Rameau

Housing Examples

Worst Things About City

Best Things About City

  • The calmness + tranquility of the town
  • Nice weather
  • Far from the airport - can be difficult to travel around
  • No one out + about after 7pm
  • uses stop running on Sundays

Pro-Tips from Past + Current Teaching Assistants

  • Go to the médiathèque - there are numerous animations organized throughout the year!


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