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Arcachon bay morning tour from Bordeaux

Free cancellation
Duration: up to 4 hours 30 minutes
Language: English, French
Availability: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
Mobile voucher accepted
Safety measures applied

Do this because

Climb the tallest sand dune in Europe, the Pyla Sand Dune

Scenic views of the Atlantic Ocean and the Landes Forest

Taste fresh oysters from Arcachon Bay with white wine

What to expect

Discover the magnificent Bay of Arcachon, famous for its oyster production and beautiful landscapes! A must see of the area is the Pyla Sand Dune, the highest sand dune in Europe overlooking the majestic Landes Forest and the bay. Continue the tour by discovering a local oyster producer and tasting his delicacies.

You'll leave from Bordeaux in the morning and travel in small group to the beautiful Bay of Arcachon. During your 55-minute journey, your knowledgeable guide will recount some interesting facts about the region.
The tour starts with a visit to Pyla Dune (Dune du Pyla), the largest sand dune in Europe. Hike to the top of the dune and enjoy fantastic views of the Landes forest, the Bay of Arcachon and the Atlantic Ocean.
Your guide will drive you to one of the many local oyster farms, for which this area is famous. Meet the oyster producer and learn more about the traditional methods of oyster cultivation while enjoying a complimentary tasting of six fresh Arcachon oysters accompanied by a glass of white wine.

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COVID-19 information

The following health and safety measures are in place, so you can relax and enjoy your experience.

Visitor numbers are limited to reduce crowds

The experience complies with government regulations

Social distancing is enforced

Areas frequented by visitors are regularly disinfected

Hand sanitizers are provided for staff and visitors

All gear/equipment is sanitized between use

Visitors are required to bring and wear masks

Guides and all other staff are required to wear masks

Visitors over 18 must show their ID and proof of one of the following: a full vaccination or first vaccination (this requirement varies depending on the country) received at least 15 days prior, recovery from a COVID-19 infection in the past 6 months, or a negative result from a PCR or antigen test taken no more than 48 hours before the experience starts. This may also apply to those aged 12 and above

What's included

Oyster tasting

Glass of white wine

Transportation by minivan

Professional guide

What's not included

Tips and gratuities

Hotel pick-up and drop-off

Lunch

Location

Bordovino à la française, 3 rue d'Enghien - 33000 Bordeaux

Meeting point:

Present your voucher to your guide upon arrival 10 minutes before departure time of the tour. Bordovino A La Francaise is located in Central Bordeaux, close to Place des Quinconces.

When

  • Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
    Departure time:
    8.30am

Provider

BORDOVINO WINE TOURS

Cancellation policy

Receive a 100% refund if you cancel up to 1 day before the activity begins.

Important to know

  • Must be 18 years of age to drink alcohol
  • Minimum age is 10 years
  • Minimum of 2 participants or the tour may be canceled / rescheduled