As you stroll or hike, admire the turquoise-water creeks and breathtaking landscapes against the backdrop of the Atlantic Ocean. Eighty-two kilometres of trails around the island give you the chance to admire the flora and fauna, as well as the beauty of the steep coastline that falls into the ocean water below.
Belle-Île-en-Mer is synonymous with serenity and relaxation. As soon as you set foot on this Breton island, a feeling of well-being embraces you. The seawater therapy centre and spa at the Castel Clara, with its cutting-edge equipment and unique treatments, promises you a real moment of calm.
Whether battered by a storm or beneath clear blue skies, Belle-Île is full of natural treasures that give it a magical feel. The Needles of Port Coton, the Plage de Donnant and the Pointe des Poulains are major sites of interests that are well worth a detour.
Exploring Belle-Île is also about enjoying its abundant nature of fish and crustaceans, waiting to be discovered during a day fishing out at sea.
Belle-Île reveals its soul through its villages and their inhabitants. The houses with colourful façades and slate roofs, as well as the narrow streets of its pretty ports, attract tourists in search of authenticity. From the port of Le Palais, dominated by Vauban’s citadel, to the port of Sauzon with its pretty houses and fishing pots, or from Bangor to Locmaria, Belle-Île delivers a jolt to the senses and reveals countless secrets. All are to be discovered without delay!