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Camping near the Glénan Archipelago

Discover the Glénan Archipelago

The Glénan Archipelago, located near our 3-star Le Vorlen campsite in Fouesnant, is one of Brittany’s natural gems. The fifteen or so islands form an archipelago of exceptional beauty, with white sandy beaches, crystal-clear waters and a rich marine fauna.

The Glénan are often compared to tropical destinations because of their clear waters and beautiful scenery. The archipelago is an ideal place for outdoor enthusiasts, nature lovers and water sports enthusiasts.

What to see in the Glénan Archipelago

During your visit to the Glénan Archipelago, don’t miss the opportunity to explore the main island, Saint-Nicolas. Here you’ll discover the famous Glénan sailing center, which offers sailing and windsurfing lessons. You can also visit the islands lighthouse, offering a breathtaking panoramic view of the archipelago.
The fine sandy beaches are among the finest in the region, and the abundant marine life makes Les Glénan an ideal spot for snorkeling and scuba diving. Theisland of Bananec is also remarkable for its peaceful atmosphere and natural charm.

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Water sports activities

During your stay in Les Glénan, dive into the crystal-clear waters to explore the region’s exceptional marine life. Diving enthusiasts will find here a veritable underwater paradise with colorful fish, sponges, lobsters and many other species.

Sailing and windsurfing are very popular activities on the island, whether you’re a beginner or an experienced sailor. Enjoy the beaches for swimming, lounging and family picnics.

Les Glénan is also a prime location for birdwatching, with a variety of species inhabiting these unspoilt islands. All in all, the Glénan Archipelago is a must-see destination for nature lovers, water sports enthusiasts and travelers in search of tranquillity in the heart of Brittany.