PILAT DUNE, FRANCE: Dune de Pyla

Dune de Pyla (Pilat) is situated in Gironde, France

The Pilat dune is the highest sand dune of Europe :

The Pilat dune is situated a few kms the south of Arcachon city, on the Arcachon bassin, facing the Cap Ferret

Dune du Pyla is over 100 meters high, it can be climbed by walk or stairs and offers a wonderful view over the Arcachon bay

Other places of interest in the Arcachon bay :

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Arcachon city
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Cap Ferret, facing Arcachon in the Arcachon Basin