Arcachon Beaches Pictures
Click bottom picture to see Biarritz beaches
largest dune in Europe - Dune du Pyla - set in the largest wooded area
in France, Landes Forest, next to the Atlantic Ocean and the little town
stretch of sand is one of France's best beach zones, known as the Cote d'Argent, and runs more-or-less for 200kms south
to Biarritz, the largest mass of sand in Europe and relatively people
free other than the peak season of July-August when Bordeaux hordes
The nearest town of Arcachon is a couple of kilometres from the Dune Du Pyla and comprises mainly a tiny, friendly centre surrounded by a vast
number of fantastic, rarely used mansions.
village of Arcachon is tiny and perfectly formed though encircled
by vast summer mansions of wealthy Parisians.
of Arcachon's beach undergoing sandosuction surgery. The great Dune
du Pyla is distantly visible.
du Pyla with Arcachon Bay just to the north.
St Jean de Luz
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