See photos of the beach at Calais
About 450 meters long and located at the end of the jetty seawall bordering the beach, it consists of artificial rocks and concrete blocks and. It marks the west of the entrance channel of the port of Calais.
The fire of the West Pier is located on the pier extrimité. It represents a clear majority of fishermen. Good winds to fish are north-east and north, onshore winds but space is expensive at the end ..
For walkers after strolling on the promenade Gaston Berthe place is inevitable to go back to the pier above the waves. Walkers are not mistaken and flock to the west pier in the early sunlight.
Once at the end, it offers an unmissable sight on the beach of Calais but also observe the up-and-fro ferry.