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A family bike ride in Saint Cast le Guildo

This year, the All Saints holidays are spent in Brittany. We decided to take advantage of the fall to test new activities around Dinan. Take to the skies, pedal at full speed or have a good time at the spa, discover our 6 ideas for enjoying an autumn in Brittany! On the program: discoveries, relaxation and tastings!

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Climb to the top of the Cap Fréhel lighthouse

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Cap Fréhel lighthouse in Brittany

In the family of the most powerful lighthouses in France, we ask for the Cap Fréhel lighthouse. He sits in fifth place in the standings, and for good reason. Its lantern sits over 100 meters above sea level and ranges over 53 kilometers. Something to impress us and arouse our curiosity…

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Cap Fréhel boat in Brittany
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Cap Fréhel lighthouse in Brittany
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Let's go for the climb of the 145 steps of the lighthouse! Arriving at the top, we are amazed. In the distance, Fort La Latte (Château de la Roche Goyon), the harbor of Saint-Malo, the island of Bréhat and the Cotentin coast can be seen. We have the feeling of being alone in the world, especially since no other brave person has climbed the lighthouse at the same time as us. That's the joys of Brittany in the fall!

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Historic site and monument, Lighthouse and beacon
Cap Fréhel Lighthouse
    Plevenon
    Historic site and monument, Lighthouse and beacon
    Cap Fréhel LighthousePlevenon

    Prices

    Payment Methods:
    • Cash
    Base rate - Full rate adult 3€
    Child rate from 7 to 14 years old 1.50€

    Opening

    From: 01 / 07 / 24 To: 31 / 08 / 24
    • Monday : from 10AM to 00PM
    • Tuesday : from 10AM to 00PM
    • Wednesday : from 10AM to 00PM
    • Thursday : from 10AM to 00PM
    • Friday : from 10AM to 00PM
    • On Saturday: from 10AM to 00PM
    • Sunday: from 10AM to 00PM

    Try shore fishing in Brittany in autumn

    Even in the fall, we dreamed of the seaside! So why not learn the techniques of fishing on foot, as well as the spots where to practice it? We put on our rubber boots in the direction of Saint-Cast-Le-Guildo for a "responsible" shore fishing trip, so dear to the hearts of Bretons. Thus, each of the crabs or clams picked up is immediately released!

    And if you want to know more, discover our tips for trying shore fishing in northern Brittany:

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    Travel the banks of the Rance in the fall by bike

    On Tuesday, it's aperitif bike ride! Autumn in Brittany is the ideal season for cycling on the banks of the Rance. The meeting point is given at the level of the Dinan-Lanvallay stone bridge. We choose our bike while some opt for a tandem before taking the greenway towards the port of La Hisse.

    On the way, the river widens as we go. We only cross paths with few travellers, apart from the egrets and gray herons that inhabit Brittany. The arrival at La Hisse marks half of the route. An aperitif based on local products is a must before turning around, with the autumn colors in the background!

    Learn about pottery in Corseul

     

     

    Holiday activities often revolve around cycling or walking to explore the region. What if we got our hands dirty?

    This is what they offer Sandra and Corentin, in their pottery workshop located in Corseul. The opportunity to learn about enamelling, modeling and turning. We work the clay for no less than two hours and let our creativity speak. A real moment of sharing around Breton know-how, perfect for an autumn day in Brittany!

    And if pottery becomes a real passion, it is possible to carry out a course of one or more days at Sandra's Pottery !

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    Brittany pottery
    Ceramics, Pottery, Sculpture, Guided tours
    The Pottery of Sandra and Co
      Corseul
      Ceramics, Pottery, Sculpture, Guided tours
      The Pottery of Sandra and CoCorseul

      About us

        The Pottery of Sandra and Co, Artisan Creator, Freedom between the fingers

        LA BOUTIQUE ATELIER is open from Tuesday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. / 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.

        From July 1 to August 31 (closed July 14 and August 15): Monday to Saturday 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. / 14 p.m. to 18 p.m.

        Established since 2014 in Corseul, La Poterie de Sandra and Co is a family business where Sandra and her brother Corentin combine their know-how to create pieces in white sandstone. Their passion for bright colors is reflected in their creations. Experienced turners, they make their parts with precision and also offer special orders. Corentin is distinguished by his fantastic pieces telling magical stories.
        A passionate collaboration combining tradition and creativity.

        Sandra and Co pottery also offers:
        COURSES AND COURSES
        To learn how to create while having fun, through modeling or turning workshops, for all levels.
        From 3 to 110 years old for modeling, from 13 years old for turning, the Pottery of Sandra and Co is there for you.
        A moment of conviviality with family, alone or with friends, to discover the world of ceramics in the potter's workshop.
        WITHOUT COMMITMENT AND WITHOUT SUBSCRIPTION, free to come when you are available, all year round.


        From July 1 to August 31 (closed July 14 and August 15): Monday to Saturday > Screening at 10 a.m. or 14 p.m.
        During school term: mornings, Tuesday, Wednesday, Saturday from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. + afternoons, Wednesday, Friday and Saturday from 14 p.m. to 16 p.m. + evening, Tuesday from 18 p.m. to 22 p.m.
        School holidays: Tuesday to Saturday (holiday included) > Session at 10 a.m. or 14 p.m.

        Registration on 06 43 55 71 66 / 02 96 82 70 26

        DAY COURSES
        Only by appointment
        6 hours of lessons from 1 to 5 days
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        Modeling

        Drying time approximately 15 days. Possibility of sending by parcel (€16).

        ​​Spoken Languages:
        • French
        • English
        groups accepted:

        Opening

        From: 01 / 01 / 24 To: 31 / 12 / 24
        • Monday : closed
        • Tuesday : open
        • Wednesday : open
        • Thursday : open
        • Friday : open
        • On Saturday: open
        • Sunday: closed

        Relax in a spa in Brittany

        As the days get shorter and cooler, we have only one idea in mind: take a wellness break after a day of walking in the cool! And to recharge your batteries, what could be better than a relaxing day in a spa, hammam or sauna?

        The Emerald Coast is full of wellness centers and thalassotherapy centers ideal for a moment of total disconnection. A cocooning break to get your autumn holidays off to a good start in Brittany! We didn't hesitate for a single second before diving into 38° water facing the most beautiful Breton landscapes! And you ?

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        wellness sauna Brittany

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        Surfing in Brittany

         

        Autumn is the perfect season to treat yourself to a session of gliding: nice swell and still pleasant water temperature. Don't hesitate any longer, come and taste the first joys of surfing in the heart of an exceptional site. And let it slide!

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        Surf lessons Sables d’Or les Pins Fréhel

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