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Best walks in Brittany

Pointe du Raz, Pointe du Van and the Baie des Trépassés
Distance18.02km Vertical gain+397m Vertical drop-401m Duration6h05 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Cléden-Cap-Sizun - 29 - Finistère

A walk between the famous Pointe du Van and Pointe du Raz, passing through the Baie des Trépassés.

The island of Bréhat
Distance13.2km Vertical gain+53m Vertical drop-57m Duration3h55 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in Île-de-Bréhat - 22 - Côtes-d'Armor

Bréhat, an island known for its flowers; it has its own micro-climate that favours the growth of amazing, abundant and exotic flora. Bréhat is 3.5 km long and 1.5 km across at its widest point and consists in fact of two islands attached by a single stone bridge. Its proximity to the mainland, 15 minutes by boat, makes it a major destination for a day trip for walkers.

The Pointes de Pen Hir, Toulinguet and Grand Gouin
Distance11.3km Vertical gain+193m Vertical drop-194m Duration3h40 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Camaret-sur-Mer - 29 - Finistère

A wonderful stroll on the Crozon peninsula. Between steep cliffs, sandy beaches and megalith alignments, one of the most beautiful walks in Brittany.

Morgat: circuit around Cap de la Chèvre
Distance23.85km Vertical gain+679m Vertical drop-673m Duration8h25 Difficult Difficult
DepartureDeparture in Crozon - 29 - Finistère

Beautiful tour largely on the coastal path (GR34), via Cap de la Chèvre, which overlooks the bay of Douarnenez.

The 11 locks and 7 mills of Hédé
Distance11.56km Vertical gain+61m Vertical drop-63m Duration3h25 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in Hédé - 35 - Ille-et-Vilaine

Circuit exploring the 11 locks of the Canal d’Ille-et-Rance.

Distance9.61km Vertical gain+57m Vertical drop-58m Duration2h55 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in La Bouëxière - 35 - Ille-et-Vilaine

A short trail in Brittany’s countryside with a section along the Veuvre that winds before flowing into Chevré lake. Do not miss the small Roman bridge with its stone arches.

Between the countryside and the sea, leaving from Billiers.
Distance10.58km Vertical gain+30m Vertical drop-34m Duration3h05 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Billiers - 56 - Morbihan

A pretty walk between the countryside and the seaside. The Pointe de Penn Lann stands guard over the Vilaine Estuary.

From Maresclé beach to Haut-Pénestin along the coast and other paths
Distance12.97km Vertical gain+42m Vertical drop-42m Duration3h50 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Pénestin - 56 - Morbihan

This hike starts at the car park of the Mine d’Or beach, along the coast north to Haut-Pénestin, to return by internal paths to reach the sea at Maresclé beach and then the starting point.

The customs path of Trez Bihan Beach to the Pointe du Guern
Distance6.11km Vertical gain+115m Vertical drop-121m Duration2h00 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Telgruc-sur-Mer - 29 - Finistère

Your path is the customs trail near Telgruc-sur-Mer, on the Crozon peninsula, at the tip of Brittany, has breathtaking panoramas in fine weather and thrills in rough weather.

The tour of Renote Island in Tregastel
Distance3.41km Vertical gain+8m Vertical drop-8m Duration1h00 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in Trégastel - 22 - Côtes-d'Armor

Located between the beautiful white sandy beaches of Trégastel and the "chaos" of Ploumanach, this short hike explores the Pink Granite Coast going around Renote Island. Among the majestic pink granite rocks and vegetation you will discover beautiful landscapes sculpted by erosion.

From Cap Coz to Beg Meil
Distance10.05km Vertical gain+50m Vertical drop-42m Duration3h00 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Fouesnant - 29 - Finistère

From the beach of Cap Coz at Pointe de Beg Meil by the coastal path and via new a development on properties that have encroached into the maritime domain.
Discover the semaphore tower and the national dune and then head back by an easier route by small roads and paths that are a little out of the way.

The Pointe de Plougrescant
Distance13.46km Vertical gain+71m Vertical drop-74m Duration4h00 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Plougrescant - 22 - Côtes-d'Armor

The Pointe de Plougrescant is recognised around the world due to Castel-Meur: the house between the rocks. The hike starts at Saint-Gonery Chapel, equally famous for its crooked lead bell tower. The hike continues via the Baie de l'Enfer where you can admire the Jaudy estuary, then on to Pointe du Château - the most northerly point of this route - to see Castel Meur (private property) and finally to discover the gulf before returning to the departure point along the west coast of the point.

The mills of Rance - Les Grèves
Distance15.33km Vertical gain+201m Vertical drop-204m Duration4h50 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Le Minihic-sur-Rance - 35 - Ille-et-Vilaine

La Rance saw its first tidal mill built in 1181 (Moulin du Lupin near Rothéneuf). Were built between the sixteenth and seventeenth century. Today there are not many of these renewable energy suppliers. This tour allows you to see the ruins of two mills (Fosse Mort and La Herviais) and to walk around this estuary ideal for the construction of mills.

A circuit around the logging trails of Aulne by the Vieux-Bourg
Distance11.43km Vertical gain+97m Vertical drop-103m Duration3h30 Average Average
DepartureDeparture in Lothey - 29 - Finistère

Make your way gently along the the Aulne following the logging trail.
Views over the lock keepers’ houses located on the other side.
Passage through the Vieux-Bourg and its St-They church, the birthplace of the parish of Lothey until 1846.

Circuit of the Canal and Stang Luzigou
Distance10km Vertical gain+132m Vertical drop-130m Duration3h10 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in Briec - 29 - Finistère

After skirting the Odet and the reaching of the old mills, a beautiful loop takes us through the wooded area of Stang Luzigou. On the return journey, pass through the Kerho Arboretum.
Discover the Saint-Corentin Chapel in the area known as Kreïker.

Hike around the St. Alouarn mill
Distance9.51km Vertical gain+105m Vertical drop-105m Duration3h00 Easy Easy
DepartureDeparture in Guengat - 29 - Finistère

Discover the remains of the Manor of Saint-Alouarn and the mill, via the Quimper-Douarnenez bike route and country roads.

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