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The most beautiful beaches to discover in Brittany

Brittany has beaches worthy of the most fantastic dreams. The beaches with fine sand and turquoise waters are among the most beautiful in the world. No need to look for paradise in Bora Bora or in the Caribbean, because Brittany has paradisiacal beaches that will make you and your loved ones happy. Breathtakingly beautiful, they are among the most popular beaches in the world.

They are therefore a most pleasant destination for a relaxing or discovery stay. In this article, we present the most beautiful beaches to discover in Brittany.

The small cove of Crozon: the virgin island

A real feast for the eyes, the cove of Crozon on the virgin island is a magnificent beach that will make you happy in Finistère. It is located at the tip of Saint-Hernot. It is the 7th most beautiful beach in Europe according to the European Best Destination website. The cove of Crozon is a pebble beach magnified by its turquoise blue waters and its very special vegetation. Its wild and authentic décor gives it a distinguished and harmonious look. It is perfect for you to spend moments of relaxation in contact with nature in Finistère during your holidays.

The Sillon beach in Saint-Malo

The Plage de Sillon is one of the largest sandy beaches in Saint-Malo with a length of 3 km. It is ranked third most beautiful beach in France by the travel site TripAdvisor. This beach has the particularity of having waters whose color changes according to the seasons. From Intra-Muros to Paramé, it is accessible if you walk along the wild coast of the Breton coast. If you are an avid reader and appreciate wide open spaces and not towels stuck together, then you should definitely visit this seaside beach in Brittany.

Tahiti Beach

Located in French Polynesia, Tahiti is the largest of the islands in this territory. Its peculiarity is that it has the shape of an 8, which gives it a quite distinguished look. It’s true that the term “Tahitian beach” can be confusing. Indeed, there is a beach called “Tahiti beach” in Nevez from its former name Raguenez beach. Immersed in a setting of spectacular splendour, this seaside beach will allow you to enjoy its white sand and turquoise waters. It is not without reason that it is known as the most beautiful beach in Nevez. It gives you the opportunity to enjoy a remarkable panorama of Raguenez Island and Green Island. In terms of accessibility, the beach is easily accessible via the coastal path.

There is a second beach called “Tahiti beach” located in the town of Carantec in the Finistère department at the tip of Pen Al Lann. This beach is just as magnificent with its resplendent paths, sparkling golden sand and turquoise waters will delight you during your holiday in Finistère. It is well preserved and offers you a breathtaking view of Louet Island and the Château du  taureau (literally Bull Castle). Parking spaces are available.

The beach of Coz-Pors in Trégastel

If you like rock climbing, this beach is perfect for you. The beach of Coz-Pors is characterized by its pinkish granite chaos. This colour is mainly due to the presence of orthoses in the mineralogical composition of its granites. It is this natural mix of fine sand, rocks of different shapes and beautiful waters, which makes this seaside beach a unique destination. The beach also offers the possibility of carrying out water activities during your holiday in the Côtes d’Armor. If you are a fan of diving, you can visit the marine aquarium located not far from the beach (50 m). Guests can enjoy the many local restaurants in the Côtes d’Armor, available parking and the possibility of renting kayaks. You will be able to go there with your dog from September 16 to June 14, but it will be necessary for him to be kept on a leash. The beach is supervised in July and August so that your children can swim safely during their holidays.

The beach of Sainte-Barbe in Morbihan

The beach of Sainte Barbe is a huge stretch of fine sand located in the north of the Quiberon peninsula in Morbihan. It is open to the east on the island of Groix and to the west on Belle-Île-en-Mer. It’s a very popular spot. The beach is very exposed to westerly and southwesterly swells. This makes it particularly attractive for surfing and other board sports enthusiasts. The waves are easy, ideal for novice sports enthusiasts who will be able to perfect their skills without any major worries. To be able to access the beach, you must pass through the village of Sainte-Barbe located in the commune of Plouharnel in Morbihan. It is worth mentioning that there is mobile surveillance during the months of July and August.

Would you like to go to the beach of Sainte-Barbe for a stay or holiday alone or accompanied? We have added some Charme Bretagne accommodations that can help you find quality accommodation in one of the guest houses or cottages available for your holidays. Stay in the following cottages: : La villa sur la plagele Sémaphore de Lervily and les Hauts de Kergaire.. But also in one of the following guest houses:  Traou ar Vilin et la Villa Mané Lann.


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