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Thiers Jetty

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Address: Arcachon, France
Phone Number: 0825270027
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Great view point at sunset. FAB colours.

Departure points for the sea-buses across the bay or just a stroll to enjoy the views across this gorgeous bay.

4 of 5 starsReviewed 5 days ago
PierreHackney
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London, United Kingdom
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London, United Kingdom
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4 of 5 stars Reviewed 5 days ago NEW

Departure points for the sea-buses across the bay or just a stroll to enjoy the views across this gorgeous bay.

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Toronto, Canada
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 34 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed 2 weeks ago

Not a long pier, but well maintained with a lot of seating and nice big platform at the end for people wanting to hang out or take pictures, etc. The whole sea side area is quite pleasant and low key, with the lovely views and an easy going vibe. It is a nice mix between commercialization and the simplicity of... More 

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Oslo, Norway
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 12 helpful votes
3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago

This is one of the "attractions" in Arcachon. You can take boat cruise from here. There are often "dance show" in front of Thiers Jetty in July-August almost every night. Thiers Jetty is a row of street lamps. Nothing special. There are many seafood restaurants close and a fine beach "Arcachon plage"

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Thank Madamveggie
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 3 weeks ago via mobile

My partner and I visited the town of Arcachon during the day to see the sights and go to the beach. The first place we walked to was the Jetty, as it was on the waterfront and one of the must see destinations. Maybe my expectations were a bit too high, but I was expecting something more. It's not particularly... More 

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Hong Kong, China
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed 4 weeks ago

In the pier, you can enjoy a great view of the sea. There are also some shops where you can order ferry tickets to the bay. And some nice restaurants near the piers. Touristy place to be!

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Olivet, France
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 18, 2016 via mobile

It's actually worth going there to watch the sunset on the bay. It's nice to walk there but it's only another Pier. There is no attractions on it or food or anything.

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Lancaster, United Kingdom
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3 of 5 stars Reviewed July 11, 2016

The jetty makes and interesting walk, it's used for boarding boat trips. Good place for getting photos of the beach and town, but not worth a special visit to see on its own. Arcachon itself has many interesting houses located away from the beach. In the town the streets are narrow and there is not much parking.

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Staffordshire
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 45 helpful votes
4 of 5 stars Reviewed June 26, 2016

Its a jetty and makes for a pleasant stroll. Its also a good spot from which to take sunset pictures.

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Iowa City, Iowa
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common_n_attraction_reviews_1bd8 103 helpful votes
5 of 5 stars Reviewed June 13, 2016

This centrally located jetty is a wonderful location to take a mid afternoon cruise of Arcachon basin--about 16 euros for almost 2 hr cruise. Also shuttles to other towns.

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Byblos, Lebanon
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5 of 5 stars Reviewed April 6, 2016

Very charming and atmosphere place especially in the morning and sunset time! You can go there for a walk or watch over the sunset!

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