Arcachon is a beach resort near in the region of . Arcachon is a popular bathing location on the Atlantic coast 55 kilometres southwest of Bordeaux in the Landes forest.


  • Location: , , ,
  • Population: 10,900
  • Postal codes: 33120 – 33319 CEDEX
  • IATA airport code: XAC
  • United Nations Location Code: FR ARC
  • Name during the French Revolution: Commune-Franklin
  • Latitude: 44° 39' 30.7" (44.6585°) north
  • Longitude: 1° 10' 7.6" (1.1688°) west
  • Elevation: 5 meters (16 feet)
  • Wikidata: Arcachon
  • Wikimedia Commons: Arcachon

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Other Names for Arcachon

Aragonese: Arcaishon, Breton: Arcaishon, Catalan: Arcaishon, Chinese: 阿尔卡雄, French: Arcachon, German: Arcachon, Italian: Arcachon, Japanese: アルカション, Kazakh: Аркашон, Lithuanian: Arkašonas, Occitan (post 1500): Arcaishon, Persian: آرکاشون, Portuguese: Arcachon, Russian: Аркашон, Serbian: Аркашон, Spanish: Arcachón, Ukrainian: Аркашон

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