01 / 07 / 2023 Paimpol Activities, Points of interest

What to do in Paimpol this summer ?

Paimpol marina and the surrounding area have plenty of activities and places to discover for a memorable stopover in the Côtes d’Armor !

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Set course for the island of Bréhat !

Treat yourself to a unique cruise aboard the Vedettes de Bréhat. Come aboard one of the five launches and set off to discover Bréhat.

Nicknamed the Island of Flowers and Pink Rocks, it is nestled in the heart of a beautiful archipelago, and is ideal for a simple stopover or a guided cruise.

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Beauport Abbey

Be curious by nature! Discover this historic, natural and cultural site in the Côtes d’Armor!

The natural site extends over more than 120 hectares, between coast and forest, and you can enjoy guided or self-guided tours as you wish.

Just a stone’s throw from the port of Paimpol, follow the coastline and its remarkable mosaic of natural habitats…

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The Little Paimpol Train

On board the Petit Train Paimpolais, you’ll discover a large part of Paimpol’s maritime heritage. The ride begins with a visit to the two docks at the heart of the town, which has a rich maritime history. It continues along Kérity Bay, very close to Beauport Abbey.

In the Poulafret sector and then at the pointe de Guilben, you’ll discover some remarkable viewpoints and wild flora and fauna…

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Trott’In Bzh : All-terrain electric scooter tours

Trott’in BZH offers guided tours on all-terrain electric scooters. Supervised by a state-qualified guide, you’ll visit the most beautiful places in the Côtes d’Armor in a fun and entertaining way.

Thanks to their tasting partners, you’ll have the chance to sample local produce (oysters, chocolate, terrines, beer).

From 12 years upwards.
Tel. 06 21 36 03 45

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Les Glénans

The Glénans sailing school, the first in Europe, was founded in 1947 in Brittany, on the Glénan Archipelago. Today it is recognised as THE reference in the world of sailing instruction, welcoming more than 15,000 trainees and instructors every year.

The sea is a playground that offers countless possibilities. It’s the perfect change of scenery, and it gives you a sense of space and freedom, so don’t hesitate to get in touch !

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La Bonne Humeur brewery

Since 2018, just a stone’s throw from the port, Paimpol’s craft brewery has been producing “La Bonne Humeur”, a range of craft beers brewed from organic ingredients.

From the balanced Blonde to the comforting Rousse, not forgetting the Triple with 7 spices and the Black with cocoa beans, there’s something for every palate!

Whether you’re a beer lover looking for a new taste experience, or simply curious to discover local know-how, don’t miss the Brasserie Artisanale de Paimpol!

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La ferme marine Paimpolaise – Arin family

Oyster farmers for four generations, the Ferme Marine Paimpolaise is located on the Pointe de Kerarzic in Paimpol Bay, opposite Beauport Abbey. In this exceptional setting, they cultivate a range of three oysters.

During the summer months, the Arin farm’s oyster bar welcomes you to enjoy a moment out of time, with your feet in the sand…

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La Bolée de Paimpol – Guillou Le Marec cider house

La Bolée de Paimpol is the flagship brand of the Guillou Le Marec cider house. All the ciders are made from apples grown in their orchards in the Trégor-Goëlo region.

In their shop, you’ll find the full range of ciders, as well as an exhibition hall featuring photos and books, and old cider-making equipment.

gr34 sentier douanier

The GR34 – “Sentier des douaniers”

From the banks of the Trieux to the cliffs of Plouézec, follow our coastline for almost 60 km through a succession of breathtaking landscapes, revealing step by step the magic so close to the Bréhat archipelago.

Plan your itinerary in the Bay of Paimpol


The Bay of Paimpol offers visitors a multitude of activities to do and places to discover: historical, culinary, artistic, sporting – you’re spoilt for choice!

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