Sand banks and dune of the Arcachon Bay


Banc d’Arguin and Dune du Pilat

These are boat tours that allow you to discover two of the most beautiful sites in the Bassin and spend the day there.
Departures are made from Cap Ferret or Arcachon in the late morning. Returns will be made in the late afternoon.
The landing at these two sites is done using a ladder, the beaches are unattended.
A shuttle allows in season to connect by boat the Dune to the Banc d’Arguin.
The boat tour is beautiful.

“Banc d’Arguin”
These are boat tours that are a vast sandbar, it is a bird reserve without any development, animals are forbidden there.
“Dune du Pilat”
It is the highest dune in Europe. In the vicinity of the Pilat dune, there are small restaurants in the campsites.
“Le combiné Arguin+Dune”
This excursion allows you to disembark first on the Dune du Pilat, and when you wish to pick up a shuttle that will drop you on the Banc d’Arguin to finish the afternoon.

Schedule and prices to joinn dune du Pilat, and banc d'Arguin

Heures de départ en fonction des lieux d'embarquement
Période départ Arcachon et lien départ Cap Ferret et lien départ Le Moulleau et lien départ Le Canon et lien départ Andernos et lien
10 Jun 2023 au
29 Jun 2023
11h 12h 15h (du Moulleau) 11h15 le WE11h 12h 15hBateau TaxiBateau Taxi
01 Jul 2023 au
10 Sep 2023
10h 11h 12h 15h (du Moulleau) 10h* - 11h15*10h 11h 12h 15hBateau TaxiBateau Taxi
11 Sep 2023 au
24 Sep 2023
11h 12h 15h (du Moulleau) 11h15 le WE11h 12h 15hBateau TaxiBateau Taxi

In July August it is possible to combine the Dune of the Pyla + the Banc d'Arguin by boat.
Animaux prohibited on banc d'Arguin.
 rent a boat You may rent a boat for a group.

Tarifs Titre de transport
circuit tarif adulte tarif enfant
Banc arguin Ferret28.0 €21.0 €
Dune du Pilat Ferret28.0 €21.0 €
Arguin+Dune Ferret33.0 €25.0 €
Banc arguin du Moulleau24.0 €18.0 €

Map to join dune du Pilat, and banc d'Arguin

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