Some great places to spread your beach towel

Whether it’s high or low tide, you’ll always find a little corner of paradise just for you

From Plourivo to Plouézec by way of Ploubazlanec, you’ll come across plenty of bathing spots nestled between the cliffs. Watch the tide coming in, and drink in the beautiful surroundings from shingle and sandy beaches. Here are the most well-known spots, but you’re sure discover your own little corner of paradise if you take the time to explore.


  • La Tossen : seawater swimming pool, beach lifeguarded in season
  • Baie de Poulafret : Near the GR®34 coastal path, a children’s play area and sports facilities
  • Le Lédano : sandy bay, good for windsurfing


  • Baie de Launay : sand and shingle beach
  • Loguivy de la Mer : sand and pebble beach at Ouern (bathing only at high tide), sandy beach at Roc’h Hir


  • Bréhec : large fine sandy beach
  • Shingle beaches : Pors Pin, Notoret, Boulgeuff, Port Lazo all great places for shellfish gathering


  • Guerzido beach


Woof ! For our four-legged friends !

  • Beaches at Paimpol from 1 November to 30 April
  • Beaches at Ploubazlanec from 16 September to 14 June and from 15th June to 15th September before 10.00 a.m. and after 7.15 p.m.
  • Beaches at Plouézec from 16 September to 14 June
  • The canal towpath at Quemper Guezennec (along the banks of the river Trieux)
  • Le Palacret at St Laurent
  • Bréhec beach (Plouézec) before 10.00 a.m. and after 7.15 p.m. from 15th June to 15th September

Nervous of the water ? Need some help ?

Check out the Discover section to find out about guided activities !

Go for it !