Located opposite Fouesnant in Cornouaille, the Glénan islands has about fifteen islands and many islets. WIth its fine sandy beaches and its crystal blue water, it definitely looks like paradise! The main islands are located about 10 kilometres from the tip of Trevignon.
Turquoise water and white sandy beaches, the Glénan Islands are a small piece of paradise off the Breton coast, located just opposite Bénodet and your Sunêlia l’Escale St-Gilles campsite. Divers will love to board on one of the boats from the port of Bénodet to admire the beauty of the seabed while hikers will be able to see the Glénan Narcissus, a unique specie in the world!
How about a nice walk in the heart of nature on the Glénan islands? Take advantage of your holidays in South Finistère to discover new places, full of surprises. Explore the paradisiacal landscapes and exceptional biodiversity of the Glénan and its 7 islands, the most famous of which is the Island of Saint Nicolas, located only 1 hour away from the port ofBenodet. A unique experience, ideal to « recharge »with bird songs.
The Glénan islands are famous for their crystal blue waters and their peaceful atmosphere. They are made up of a group of islands and islets; the most important islands surround an inland sea called « La Chambre ».
Les Vedettes de l’Odet compagny proposes crossings to the Glénan islands and has several packages to allow you to discover the archipelago: a guided cruise around the islands and a free stopover on Saint-Nicolas, a very complete package with underwater exploration, a crossing on the traditional sailboat Corentin, a kayak trip that allows you to dock on each island of the archipelago, or a simple round-trip shuttle service to visit Saint-Nicolas Island. Departures are from Bénodet and Concarneau from April to September. In July and August, departures are also organised in Beg Meil, Port-La-Forêt and Loctudy.