Le Canon is an oyster-farming village located on the Cap Ferret peninsula.
There you can enjoy oyster in the farmers’ huts, right by the water. Our ticket office is located next to the pier opposite Arcachon Bay.
Our boat shuttles leaving from Le Canon: travel to Thiers Pier in Arcachon on one of the many shuttles during the day.
Excursions from Le Canon: The Grand Tour of the Île aux Oiseaux every day at 15:30 during peak-season.
1-hour drive to Le Canon from Bordeaux-Mérignac Airport.
From Bordeaux, you can reach Le Canon Pier via TransGironde Bus 601 (bus stop: Le Canon).
From Biganos (during the summer season), you can take TransGironde Bus 610 to the Cap Ferret Peninsula.
From Arcachon train station (± 3 hours from Paris) it is a 15-minute walk to the boarding point: Thiers Pier.
Once you arrive in Arcachon, you can take a boat shuttle to Le Canon Pier.
From Facture-Biganos train station (± 3 hours from Paris) it is a 1-hour drive (54 km) or bus ride to a boarding point: Le Canon Pier.
Car Park (Allée du Débarcadère, 33950 Lège-Cap-Ferret).
Spaces are available less than 500m from Le Canon Pier. (Limited parking)
July & August: 10:45 – 12:00 and 14:00 – 18:45
Peak-season: easy boarding via a gangway and pontoon bridge
Off-season: boarding by stairs.