The essentials of Fréhel
La Pointe aux Chèvres is the ideal photo spot for a photo of Cap Fréhel! The view of the beach of Anse du Croc & Cap Fréhel is to die for.
Do not miss the chapel of Vieux-Bourg, built on the tip of the goats, 40 meters above the sea, this chapel is the remains of the old parish church of Pléhérel. It is rich in 12 polychrome statues from the XNUMXth and XNUMXth centuries, a painted vault and old paintings.
Sables-d'Or-les-Pins is a "health" resort like no other. Architecture of the 20s, wooded paths, and excessive ambitions make the history of the resort.
La beach, immense and golden, offers itself as an oasis of softness between the capes of Erquy and Fréhel. Called the Grève du Minieu, 3 km long, it is a great playground for sand yachting, kitesurfing or windsurfing.
A few steps away, let yourself be enchanted by the lagoon, ideal for kayak or paddle outings, or a place for jogging, walking, observation, swimming, and letting go.
At the very beginning of the century, what was to become, in the space of a few years, the seaside resort of Sables-d'Or-les-Pins, was still only an immense area of dunes covered with beachgrass and planted pines: the “Minieu strike”. Just a few years before the start of the First World War, Roland Brouard, promoter, discovered the magnificent site of the Sables-d'Or-les-Pins resort. He then dreamed of creating an avant-garde seaside resort dedicated mainly to leisure, well-being and nature. the great dunes which have now disappeared. The climatic and tourist resort of Sables-d'Or-les-Pins was to be the rival of La Baule and Deauville.
But the crisis of 1929, automobile development and the climatic instability associated with a short season will lead to the bankruptcy of the project before it knows a second wind after the Second
Port a la Duc
Port à la Duc is a village at the mouth of the Frémur river at the bottom of the bay of La Fresnaye.
When passing Port à la Duc, the eye is irresistibly drawn to this bay with its mysterious aspects. This one presents thanks to the tides, a fascinating spectacle, allowing to observe the immense extent of the bouchots and the oyster beds as well as a very large number of birds, in particular from September to March (migratory birds, wintering).
Activities for all !
Fréhel offers many leisure activities
Many possibilities are available to you to explore this destination; on foot or by bike, the choice is yours!
The perfect spot to practice many nautical activities such as catamaran, kayak, wing foil or even windsurfing, and why not learn to surf!
Enjoy a horseback ride on the beach or on the country lanes, your mount will take you through woods and paths, discover the richness of the places and its magnificent landscapes.
18-hole course, links between sea and land, open all year round to play, learn golf, improve your skills, relax at the club house and taste the local gastronomy.
These fun cycles allow you to pedal alone or with others on the same vehicle. Riding a rosalie is a super ecological way to get around with others, laughter and aches guaranteed!
Sables-d'Or-les-Pins has a leisure park with inflatable structures, rides, games room and snacks for the whole family!
The good idea: the sand yacht
Take advantage of the large stretches of sand to try your hand at sand yachting in Sables-d'Or-les Pins ! A few minutes are enough to tame your tank. After a few explanations, and in harmony with the elements, you can head to the beach, your new playground! Let's go for a race with the wind on your new sand car!