The Pyla dune

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The Pyla dune - Tourism in the Gironde

Situated on the municipality of La Teste-de-Buch, this huge dune is the highest in Europe. It reaches a height of 117 metres and extends over 2.7 kilometres in length!

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Dune view of Cap Ferret (© Jean Espirat)Dune view of Cap Ferret (© Jean Espirat)
 
dune view of Cap Ferret (© Jean Espirat)dune view of Cap Ferret (© Jean Espirat)
dune view the path (© Jean Espirat)dune view the path (© Jean Espirat)
 
East side of the dune (© Jean Espirat)East side of the dune (© Jean Espirat)
View the Arcachon basin (© Jean Espirat)View the Arcachon basin (© Jean Espirat)
 
Panorama side Arcachon (© Jean Espirat)Panorama side Arcachon (© Jean Espirat)
Immensity sand (© Jean Espirat)Immensity sand (© Jean Espirat)
 
Northeast Summit (© Jean Espirat)Northeast Summit (© Jean Espirat)
Northeast Summit (© Jean Espirat)Northeast Summit (© Jean Espirat)
 
Side view of Arcachon (© Jean Espirat)Side view of Arcachon (© Jean Espirat)
Panorama on the Banc d'Arguin (© Jean Espirat)Panorama on the Banc d'Arguin (© Jean Espirat)
 
Banc d'Arguin (© Jean Espirat)Banc d'Arguin (© Jean Espirat)
Panorama on Cape Ferret (© Jean Espirat)Panorama on Cape Ferret (© Jean Espirat)
 
Panorama on Cape Ferret ( © Jean Espirat)Panorama on Cape Ferret ( © Jean Espirat)
Southwest Summit seen from the North-East Summit (© Jean Espirat)Southwest Summit seen from the North-East Summit (© Jean Espirat)
  

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