Dune du Pilat
Boarding at Dune du Pilat, the highest sand dune in Europe. During the summer, you can take a boat shuttle to the southern end of the Dune du Pilat (Robinson Plage – Le Sabloney) and the Banc d’Arguin by clicking here (https://www.bateliers-arcachon.com/navettes/dune-pilat-banc-arguin/). You can also take a boat shuttle to Bélisaire Pier in Cap Ferret by clicking here (https://www.bateliers-arcachon.com/navettes/dune-pilat-cap-ferret/).
CharacteristicsDune du Pilat
Bordeaux Mérignac Airport, 45 minutes from Arcachon.
From Arcachon train station, take Baïa Bus Line 1 direction Plage de la Salie, get off at the Pyla Camping stop (≈ 30 min. bus trip), then walk 300m (≈ 4 min.) towards Panorama Camping to the path to Robinson Beach (≈ 20 min. walk).
From Arcachon train station (± 3 hours from Paris) it is a 15-minute walk to a boarding point: Dune du Pilat.
Boarding Point at Dune du Pilat: take D218, then follow the path between Pyla Camping and Camping Panorama in La Teste de Buch (32260) (20 min. walk). Parking spaces are available at the entrance to the path. (Limited parking)
July & August: 10:00 – 12:30 and 13:30 – 17:30
Boarding by ladder on the beach.