Bassin d’Arcachon: Pine forest, sand dune and endless beaches

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2020 was for us the year of change! We decided to leave everything, jobs, apartment and all our gears to live and travel across Europe with our van Switch.
France
3 days
France
3 days
Beach Landscape Roadtrip

A sense of freedom invaded us in this incredible nature. Some of the most beautiful spots of the Atlantic cost.

The highest sand dune of Europe.
Keep your trash with you, respect the nature.
Try a Onewheel ride in Lège.
The highest sand dune of Europe.
Keep your trash with you, respect the nature.
Try a Onewheel ride in Lège.

Discover Bassin d'Arcachon in 3 days

DAY 1

La Dune du Pilat

La 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.

Arcachon

Beach 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.

Spot for the night

This spot is on the road side, but the night is quiet.

DAY 2

Onewheel Experience

Onewheel Experience

Have fun with a Onewheel and feel free riding through the pine forest.

Le Grand Crohot beach

Le Grand Crohot beach

Have fun in the waves, enjoy the sun, have a walk.

Spot for the night day 2

Spot for the night

This free spot is very popular with surfers, it is a really nice place for the night.

DAY 3

Cap Ferret Lighthouse climb

Cap Ferret Lighthouse

Climb and visit the lighthouse, enjoy the view.

Mirador beach

Mirador beach

At the tip of Cap Ferret, you can admire the view of the Pilat Dune.

bunkers beach second world war

Bunkers beach

A nice a long beach with about 10 bunkers of the second world war.

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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
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Vlswitch

Hi everybody !
We are Tonio and Nico, we came from the french speaking part of Switzerland.
 2020 was for us the year of change! We decided to leave everything, jobs, apartment and all our gears to live and travel across Europe with our van Switch!