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Escape less than an hour from Landerneau!

The Landerneau-Daoulas region occupies a central position within the Brest terres océanes destination. Whether you're traveling solo, as a couple or with the family, you'll find plenty of activities to make your stay memorable. Here you can explore the Rade de Brest and the Route des Phares, and enjoy a rich and varied range of activities, visits and culture.

Iodized sensations guaranteed during your stay!

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Marine softness

Explore Brest harbour

In the Landerneau Daoulas region, you're in the heart of the Rade de Brest. A wonderful opportunity to explore it from both land and sea! Europe's largest harbor, with its 180 km2, is sure to amaze you.

Sail its waves on a cruise boat, an old sailing ship or, more freely, at your own pace in a kayak or stand-up paddle. Hike along the coast to see the Portzic, Petit Minou and Saint Mathieu lighthouses. You can discover all the must-sees and hidden nuggets on the interactive Brest roadstead website.

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Serenity on the Brest roadstead


Explore the Route des Phares

Enjoy the great outdoors the Brest Terres Océanes Lighthouse Route. 20 lighthouses on the tip of Brittany, the highest concentration of lighthouses in the world! 6 of them are open to visitors, and offer an exceptional panorama of the ocean from their summit.

All these exceptional monuments can be experienced thanks to the many activities offered by the Lighthouse Route ambassadors (cruises, sailboats, guided twilight hikes, kayaking and SUP, etc.).

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Pointe Saint-Mathieu

On foot, by bike

Hit the trails: on foot, by bike or on a trail

Itinerant hiking is accessible to all in this tip of Finistère. For an unusual experience, take the shuttle or ferry across the Wrac'h and Ildut abers in just a few minutes. On foot, there are over 480 km of GR®34 and GR®37 trails.

In the mood for more sport? Pick up the pace by taking dedicated trail courses at Finis'trail. .

You prefer cycling ? the Littorale V45 and the voie verte V6 are full of surprises.

Taste the sea spray

Navigate whatever your level

Breathing in the sea air at the top of your lungs! A pleasure to be experienced at Brest Terres Océanes. Whether you're a seasoned sailor or a beginner, there's something for everyone. Whether you're sailing a traditional sailboat, foiling, kayaking, paddling, sand yachting, or taking sailing courses for young and old, you're bound to find something to delight the whole family on the coast of Brest terres océanes!

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Urban atmosphere in Brest

Stop off in Brest for an urban and cultural tour

Would you like to discover Brest, city of the sea? You're less than half an hour away by car, or 15 minutes by train from Landerneau.

Here, you have an appointment with culture! Musée national de la Marine, Océanopolis, Jardin du Conservatoire Botanique will welcome you with open arms. Stroll through the city center and take the cable car to Europe's largest covered square: the Ateliers des Capucins!

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Brest cable car, over the Penfeld to the Capucins
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1001 shades of color

Enjoy the diversity of the destination's landscapes!

In addition to the many sites of interest to discover, your stay in Brest terres océanes will take you through landscapes of varied light and color.

To the north, rocky chaos, vast stretches of white sand, the picturesque site of Meneham and the Virgin Island lighthouse (the highest in Europe!).

To the west, the Iroise Sea, the Saint Mathieu lighthouse, the islands of Molène and Ouessant for a complete change of scenery.

To the south, the Crozon peninsula, the UNESCO-listed Vauban tower and the Menez Hom site for a 360-degree view of the moors and the Brest roadstead.

Brest terres océanes in pictures

The end of the world at your fingertips!

In just a few minutes, you'll be able to discover the highlights of the Brest region: the fine sandy beaches of the Côte des Légendes, the Route des Phares, the Iroise region opposite the islands of Molène and Ouessant, the charm of the Abers, the mythical peaks of the Crozon peninsula, Menez-Hom and its beaches, Brest... not forgetting the harbor of Brest, Daoulas and Landerneau.

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