Piriac-sur-Mer : a Little Town of Character


This town has been designed “Little Town of Character”, “Seaside Resort”, “Nautical Station”, “Label Famille Plus”, “Label kids” and “3 flowers Label”

A destination “Bretagne Plein Sud” !

You will discover Piriac’s little streets stories and its large and varied heritage. Piriac-sur-Mer is at the head of Guérande Peninsula. To go in, you will have to cross cities of Guérande and La Turballe.

There are a lot of beautiful walks to do with your family : from the Pointe du Castelli to the semaphore, from the bay to Dumet island, from the coast to Piriac’s harbour… By cycling you can go to Mesquer (8 kms) or cross small villages to go to La Baule (18 kms)

Hiking or cycling tours, as well as golf areas, tennis court or riding centres are closed from the Domaine du Pouldroit.

Piriac has got 11 kms of coasts with many creeks and a few sandy beaches. Two beaches are supervised in summer. People also like Piriac due to fisheries or sailing school at a few hundred meters from the campsite.

Piriac-sur-Mer has a population of 2 173 inhabitants in lower season and almost 30 000 in higher season. It got 2 markets in winter and 3 per week from June to September, and also a lot of animations, shops and restaurants.

You can go to the 820-places harbour near the downtown. A lot of people comes to sit in front of the harbour and close to the carousel and the “Cabane a Gros Jules” to eat sweets.