The town of Cap Ferret is located at the tip of the peninsula of the same name. Composed of an isthmus, this seaside resort extends for about twenty kilometers. It is soaked on one side by the tumult of the waves of the Atlantic Ocean. On the other hand, the calm waters lick the beaches of the Bassin d'Arcachon. Discover our Cap Ferret holiday rental offers.
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On the other hand, the calm waters lick the beaches of the Bassin d'Arcachon. Thus, at Cap Ferret, you can experience the strong feelings of surfing on the same day without making lots of kilometers, but also the serenity of a bathing in calm waters. Who says joys of the sea, also says the need for a lighthouse. The one in Cap Ferret is an institution that you must visit. From its 53 meters high, always active, it sits on the ocean and helps to pass the narrow opening of the Basin. From the ground floor, an exhibition explains the functioning of the lighthouse and in particular the Fresnel optical system which allows to illuminate the surroundings at a range of 50 kilometers. Then climb the 258 steps ... Come on, courage! Your efforts will be rewarded by a panorama on the peninsula, the basin and Arcachon ... You will even see the roundness of the dune of the Pilat. Simply spectacular!At the heart of the city, the place of predilection and rendezvous of all the inhabitants is none other than the classic market place. But at Cap Ferret, its turmoil and the abundance of its offer is unrivalled. Fruits and vegetables, seafood, fish, meat, pastries and bakeries ... You'll find everything you need to make delicious meals. Each ingredient smells sweetly of the flavors of the sea or of the country. Not forgetting the stands of clothes, cutlery, basque linen and other utensils of bazaar of campaign ... The painters of the Bassin also take advantage of the occasion to expose their last paintings!Spending your holidays in Cap Ferret promises you great moments of happiness in a decor of seaside preserved of mass tourism. Shellfish and crustacean (and bathing) could be the recurring theme of your holiday!