Bay of Arcachon morning


Discover the amazing Bay of Arcachon, beautiful bay located at a 55 minutes’ drive away from Bordeaux. Climb the Pyla sand dune, the biggest sand dune in Europe...

The program

For your holidays in Bordeaux explore the beautiful landscapes of the Bay of Arcachon and its delicacies!

Discover the amazing Bay of Arcachon !
The Bay of Arcachon is a beautiful bay located at a 55 minutes’ drive away from Bordeaux. Arcachon is a bay of 1500 hectares fed by the Atlantic Ocean forming an inland sea with the colors of a lagoon, bordered on one side by a blond fine sand dune culminating at 110 meters: the Dune du Pyla. This Dune is the biggest sand dune in Europe! From its summit, you can also admire the beautiful Landes’ forest. 

8.30 am: Meeting at Bordovino's office and drive to the atlantic coast. The guide will provide you information about the Bay of Arcachon. 

10.00 am: Climb the Pyla’s Sand Dune, the biggest Sand Dune in Europe. Enjoy there the amazing views on the ocean, the bay and the forest! Be brave enough to walk down the dune and put one foot (or more!) into the water!

11.30 am: Bay of Arcachon is home of the traditional culture of oysters! Savour an oyster’s tasting at a local producer with a glass of white wine. Share a nice moment of conviviality overlooking the bay!

1.30 pm: Back to Bordeaux.

LANGUAGE English French
TASTING White wine
APÉRITIF Oysters tasting


  • • Up to 7 days before tour = 100% refund
  • • Less than 7 days before tour = no refund
  • Modification of the date possible (according to availability).
  • A minimum of 2 participants is required for a tour. If only 1 person is booked on a tour, Bordovino will contact the customer (phone or email) to reschedule or refund the total amount.
  • Children from 10 years old only (our Tasting class and Wine discovery day are not adapted to children)

Meeting point

Bordovino’s office
3, rue d’enghien
33 000 Bordeaux

Accès Tramway ligne B et C

Station: “Quinconces"

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