Phare de Corduan
A lighthouse in the estuary of the Gironde
The lighhouse ‘phare de Cordouan’ is a unique site. Built at the mouth of the estuary of the Gironde, at 7km from the coast, this is the oldest lighthouse of France. Its construction started in the 16th century and its 68 metres height counts 6 levels in Renaissance style. Accessible by boat, a visit to this site has something magical.