The European Heritage Days are back in 2021, September 18 and 19, under the theme " Heritage for all ". After another year marked by confinements, this is an opportunity for the French to discover or rediscover nearby places, and in particular to take advantage of natural spaces, rich in an unsuspected history.
Like every year, the Grand Site de la Dune du Pilat takes part in these days.
Discover the program:
Commented hike on the Dune du Pilat
The dune of Pilat and its adjoining forest offer a rich history due to its geological formation and its ancient activities. Today protected, you are invited to discover their historical and natural heritage.
10 a.m. to 2:30 p.m.
Saturday, September 18, 2021
Storytelling walk with Myriam Darmanté
The official storyteller of the Dune du Pilat tells you the stories of Clément, Fernand the kisser, Jeannille… characters who reveal the well-kept secrets of the Dune du Pilat. Make yourself comfortable, and let yourself be charmed by these tales and anecdotes.
Starting from 7 years old
Sunday September 19, at 10 a.m.
Exit on the Dune du Pilat and the Banc d'Arguin
Learn more about the Grand Site de la Dune du Pilat and the Banc d'Arguin National Nature Reserve through this two-way tour. Throughout this walk, discover the astonishing species present in these environments, which have developed strange capacities to survive: unstable, windy, dry, salty environments.
From 12 years old
9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Sunday, September 19, 2021