Bassin d’Arcachon: Pine forest, sand dune and endless beaches. A sense of freedom invaded us in this incredible nature. Some of the most beautiful spots of the Atlantic cost.
Día 1109hFree parking for the dune1Day 109:00hFree parking for the dune
A this point you will find some free places to parc, then you will only have 10mn by feet to join the dune.
You can also park directly to the dune, but it is expensive.
09hLa Dune du Pilat2Day 109:15hLa Dune du Pilat
The highest sand dune of Europe, altitude 102m. The ascension is bit hard, but you won’t regret !
Awesome views of the basin, Cap Ferret and Banc d’Arguin.
- Possibility to eat and drink something on site.
13hBeach time or visiting Arcachon3Day 113:00hBeach time or visiting Arcachon
Enjoy your afternoon at the beach, take your bike for a ride under the pines or visit the town of Arcachon.
18hSpot for the night4Day 118:00hSpot for the night
This spot is on the road side, but the night is quiet.
Día 2509hRoad to Lège5Day 209:00hRoad to Lège
Take your time to join Lège, driving though the little villages of the basin.
12hLunch at Le Diners7Day 212:00hLunch at Le Diners
Juste beside Ride On Experience, have a good lunch at Le Diners.
- A lot of tasty stuffs, we recommend you to try the quinoa salad
14hLe Grand Crohot beach8Day 214:00hLe Grand Crohot beach
Have fun in the waves, enjoy the sun, have a walk. If you’re interested, you will find there surf schools.
18hSpot for the night9Day 218:00hSpot for the night
This free spot is very popular with surfers, it is a really nice place for the night.
- Choose the best place to get your hammac out
Día 31009hCap Ferret Lighthouse10Day 309:30hCap Ferret Lighthouse
Climb and visit the lighthouse, enjoy the view. 6€ per adult, 4€ per children.
11hMirador beach11Day 311:00hMirador beach
At the tip of Cap Ferret, you can admire the view of the Pilat Dune.
12hLunch at Il Giardino12Day 312:00hLunch at Il Giardino
A nice restaurant with good prices. We recommend you mussels and fries or pizza.
14hBunkers beach13Day 314:00hBunkers beach
A nice a long beach with about 10 bunkers of the second world war.
18hSpot for the night14Day 318:00hSpot for the night
Our favorite spot in Cap Ferret, free and spacious. Don’t forget to go on the beach for the sunset !
Before you travel
- Avoid peak hours between Lège and Cap Ferret
- If you like it, you will fin many places to eat oysters of the basin