Observatoire Sainte-Cecile, Arcachon

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  • This is an interesting structure - be warned it sways a bit! The views from the top are interesting as opposed to awe-inspriring  more »
  • We didn't climb up the tower as it has a steep, narrow set of stairs where it is not possible to pass people. Despite that it was worth visiting as there is a nice area at the tower base to enjoy the....  more »
  • Really amazing views on the top. You have a pretty good view of Arcachon. To go on top, there are a lot of narrow stairs, so I guess is not recommended for people with low mobility.
  • There's really not a lot to say about this town other than it's a typical sea side resort town...nice if your going to the beach. As for the obsevatorie, hmmmm...its a fairly rickety structure with a steep narrow set of spiral stairs suspended on cables that allows only one person at a time up or down, so go early in the morning if you want to be able to get your pictures. They view is nice however.

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