Dune of Pyla
A sand mountain facing the ocean
The Dune of Pyla, listed as a ‘Grand Site de France’, is the highest dune of Europe. It culminates to 110 metres facing the Atlantic Ocean, and stretches over more than 2,7 km south from the Arcachon Bay. After having climbed the dune, you’ll be rewarded with amazing views on the Atlantic Ocean, Les Landes and the Arcachon Bay.