Traditional boat trips

A traditional Pinasse “ballade”


Traditional boat, the pinasse is unavoidable since the french revolution. Over the years, it has undergone many changes to become the pinnasse that we know today is the emblem of the arcachonnaise navigation.

Characteristics :

  • Length : 10 to 12 m.
  • Draft : 0,75 m.
  • Motorization : max 80 cv.
  • Capacity : 12 people.

For your comfort on board :

  • Cabin awning removable protection.
  • Sun bathing.
  • Saddlery.
  • Bathing ladder.

Prices :

  • 2 hours : 275 €.
  • 3 hours : 375 €.
  • 1/2 Day : 475 €.
  • Day : 650 €.
  • Personalized schedules.

Services available on request:

  • Catering on board or in a restaurant of your choice.
  • Picnic aperitif.
  • Oyster tasting at an oyster farmer.
  • Tour guide, interpreter.

Traditional “vedettes”

These boats from the Dubourdieu shipyard located in Gujan Mestras, which through uninterrupted two centuries and six generations built since 1800 custom-made wooden boats, from traditional pinasse to the marina yacht, respecting the same rigor and the same passion to give the boats that incomparable soul, this timeless elegance.

Prices :

  • 1/2 Day : from 1100 €.
  • Day : from 1100 €.