Indulge in an amazing cruise and discover unique and never-seen pleasures and sites while sailing along Arcachon Bay
Leaving the marina, make sure to grab your mask and camera before getting onboard : off Arcachon, there are so many stunning spots to discover today that your eyes may not be enough. Anchoring in Bird Islands, the “fragile Eden” be caught by never-seen birds species welcoming you before discovering the famous “Tchanquées” that can only be met there. Lucky you : you are privileged enough to taste local oysters while visiting Arguin sandbanks before a friendly lunch onboard. Reload your energy before getting on Dune du Pilat : this site deserves all your strengths to be fully explored. Also known as the French Sahara, it offers 60 million m3 of sand, 160 steps to climb, and above all, so many exciting activities to enjoy : apart from hiking all along, you will as well taste all water sports pleasures and relax on stunning local beaches before getting back to your marina. An amazing day that will sure give you the taste of a wishful come-back.
- Drinks (non-alcoholic)
- Snorkeling equipment
The Nautitech Open 40 is innovative, modern, fast and powerful despite being the smallest boat in the range,
She reflects the lines of her big sister, the flagship 542. This boat will be versatile, combining speed, comfort and easy to handle.
This concept comes to redefine the concept of space thanks to its compactness and to its modularity.
Destination & Suggested Itinerary
Meet your captain at 10am
Leave Arcachon marina and sail to the magic Birds Island and its 5 small villages called “neighbourhoods”
Paddle along the coast and admire the nearly 150 species of birds amongst which : Little Egret, curlew, gray plover, short-eared owl, peregrine falcon teal...
Capture the view of the local “Tchanquées” huts, built on wooden piles and standing at the end of the island
Sail through the channels and reach the “Afrique” one, then relax on the sand of the lovely secluded beach there, jump in the translucent water and enjoy some swimming there
Stop at the Arguin sandbank,discover a local job trade with oysters farmers and breeding farms while tasting amazing local products
Share a delicious lunch onboard with all your friends and captain
Reach the Grand Site of Dune du Pilat, also known as the local Sahara
Stare at the astonishing view across the Bay of Arcachon, the pine forest and the Atlantic Ocean, and appreciate the diversity in the colours of the landscape
Lay on the calm and quiet beach of “La Corniche”. Dive in deep clear waters and enjoy a stunning scenery
Grab your mask and camara before sailing back to the marina