Cruise on the Odet River and the Glénan Islands
Another look at the beauty of the seascapes in South Finistère A stay in Bénodet will not be complete without a beautiful cruise and this is what the shipping company of the Vedettes de l’Odet is proposing. On the Odet river going up from Bénodet to Quimper, a guide will share with you in French and English anecdotes on the fauna, flora and built heritage along the riverbanks. A real immersion in this fabulous natural site that can only be discovered by boat. And why not choose the gourmet cruise that will allow you to admire the magnificent landscapes while tasting the region’s products? Possible stopover in Quimper depending on the tides to visit the capital of Cornouaille with its pedestrian streets, its cathedral and its weekly market on Wednesdays and Saturdays.
Maritime link Beg Meil – Concarneau : Visit Concarneau and its Ville-close by foot… Boarding in Beg Meil (Fouesnant). After 30 minutes of crossing by boat you dock at the Concarneau marina, at the foot of the Ville Close in the heart of the city centre for a free stopover of a few hours. No parking and traffic concerns, the simplicity of your holiday! Only in July and August.
Off to the Glénan islands! How about boarding for the Glenan Islands? A paradisiacal archipelago where a change of scenery is guaranteed. Opt for a « classic » crossing and relax on the beautiful stretches of beaches of St Nicolas Island; or let yourself be charmed by a cruise on a traditional sailboat and discover the old-fashioned way of sailing! For an unforgettable experience, the « Captain Némo », an underwater vision catamaran, will give you an extraordinary insight into the seabed and the species that inhabit our coast! Looking for sport and freedom: take a sea kayak getaway and explore the archipelago at your own pace… Choose the formula that suits you best!
From Bénodet to Sainte Marine boarding on the P’tit Bac ! During your stay at the campsite, take advantage of the P’tit Bac to cross from one bank to the other of the Odet and reach the charming little port of Sainte Marine! On foot, by bike or by stroller, this brightly coloured boat is suitable for everyone and is very popular with children!
Dates and times From April to the end of September (according to the formula) From Bénodet and Concarneau.
VEDETTES DE L’ODET
Tél +33 2.98.57.00.58
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Discover Bénodet with the Celtic’Train and enjoy a stop over directly in Sunêlia Escale Saint-Gilles campsite!
Commented visit of Bénodet on the Celtic’Train. From your Sunêlia l’Escale Saint-Gilles campsite, go along the seaside until the leisure port and have a tour of around 35 minutes.
You can also visit Quimper and Concarneau by city train.
Tickets sold in main reception!
Dates : from 15th May to 15th September
Rates: Up to 5 years old : free / Up to 18 years old : €4.50 / Adult : €6,50
Tél : +332 98 97 25 82
Welcome to the Aquashow Aquarium!
Come to discover all the Breton seabeds with your family or friends at Aquarium Aquashow in Audierne! 150 spaces to observe in more than 50 aquariums. The Aquashow also includes a unique spectacle of birds in Brittany. You will see the birds flying just over your head, breathtaking! You will also be able to attend the submarine hunting of the Great Cormorant! During 2.30, the Aquashow immerses you for an entertaining and instructive visit, not far away from La Pointe du Raz.
Unique: guided tour of the aquariums every day at 11 am for all visitors.
Shops and restaurants on site.
rue du Goyen
Tél : +33 2 98 70 03 03
The ideal family outing!
Open all year round – 20 minutes from Lorient
It is the discovery of an exceptional wildlife, in its beauty, rarity, diversity and support that we owe it. A stone’s throw from your campsite or cottage for your leisure or educational outings, the 12-hectare zoological park offers an ideal and secure place to discover wildlife, as well as biodiversity and its themes, in the atmosphere of a family walk or with friends and accompanied by passionate caretakers.
The Zoo is an exceptional shaded place of tranquility, tranquility, relaxation but also a magical place where more than 500 animals representing 120 species are presented in large spaces including elephants, giraffes, hippopotamus, rhinos, the most beautiful wild animals (white lions, white tigers, Bengal tigers, nebulous panthers, snow panthers and many other rare and magnificent animals…) and of course primates including magnificent Workshops without forgetting our friends the turtles who came from 200 million years ago…
Our zoo runs an exceptional programme to save endangered species supervised by EAZA…
5 hours of visit!
A magnificent relationship with life and biodiversity that reminds us of the urgency of our common commitments to save biodiversity so threatened. This is why, we have set up for children* who are the bearers of the future, of the world to come, an exceptional and original** free and daily animation of feeding a species (giraffe, hippopotamus, elephant***) that will allow them a unique, individual approach to an emblematic animal of the wild fauna. We are convinced of the strength of conviction for the commitment to biodiversity that this can generate in them
* and of course for their parents
** This animation will be implemented as of May 1, 2019. It is open to all without supplement from 2pm to 5pm. Only 1 animation per day is available, information will be given on the nature and place of the animation at the ticket office
*** the ticket office will inform you of any changes on the schedules of this animation and any changes of animals.
Tél : +33 2 97 32 60 86