Discover the region of Locquémeau, Brittany and its charming little spots…
Enjoy your stay in Brittany and particularly in the Trégor
The region of Locquémeau is one of the most beautiful places in Brittany!
Between Mont-Saint-Michel and the Pointe du Raz, on the magnificent north coast of Brittany, bordered by the spectacular chaos of Ploumanac’h on the Pink Granite Coast as well as the rocky cliffs, the bay of Lannion reveals its charms in the heart of the Trégor.
Indeed, the Trégor is one of the nine provinces of Brittany. Located in the north-west of the region, it includes part of the Côtes d’Armor department as well as part of the north-east of Finistère, up to the river Morlaix.
There are many places of interest in the immediate vicinity of the campsite!
However, you don’t need to drive to find beautiful scenery. There are many tourist sites in the vicinity of the campsite. Locquémeau and its region are full of unusual places and breathtaking landscapes!
Nearby you will find the:
- Port of Locquémeau,
- Beach of Notigou,
- Nautical base of Locquémeau,
- Dourven point,
- Pebble beaches of Locquémeau.
And by walking a little further along the GR34, you can reach breathtaking sites such as the:
- Cliffs of Trédrez,
- Small enclosed coves accessible only on foot,
- Megalithic site of Yaudet and its Customs Officers’ Trail,
- And much more…
And only a few minutes away by car…
The main towns accessible by car are Lannion, Morlaix, Perros-Guirec, Guingamp, Paimpol and Tréguier.
During your stay in Brittany and in these cities, you can practice a multitude of activities:
- Sport with new sensations of speed and glide by practising sea kayak, catamaran, sand yacht or windsurfing at the municipal nautical centre of Plestin-les-Grèves. In addition, two surfing and kite-surfing schools will allow you to rent your equipment or to follow courses for all levels.
- You will discover an inexhaustible heritage with its castles (Kergrist, Tonquédec, Rosanbo).
- But also its chapels, churches, parish enclosures, or the Mill of Crec’h Olen.
- Cap Armor (permanent activity centre) offers a wide range of sporting and cultural activities throughout the Côtes d’Armor.
- The superb islands of the Côtes d’Armor are also a destination of choice, notably the Archipelago of the Seven Islands or Bréhat. Visit the Armor Navigation website for more information!
You have chosen one of the most beautiful coastal regions of France! Come and discover it to appreciate all its riches!
Markets in the region:
- Monday: Trégastel
- Tuesday: Trébeurden
- Wednesday: Locquirec
- Thursday: Lannion
- Friday: Perros-Guirec
- Saturday : Morlaix
- Sunday : Plestin-les-Grèves
Things to discover in the area during your stay in Locquémeau
Food specialities of the region of Locquemeau
After a busy day of visits and sports, there is no better way to relax than by visiting one of the many restaurants in the area and tasting local dishes:
- Seafood platter
The jewel in the crown of fine Breton food.
- Mussels “marinières” (mussels steamed in white wine).
- Scallops, fished locally from October to April.
- Kig ha Farz
A hearty meat stew with buckwheat dumplings This dish originated in the Léon region of Brittany which lies between Brest and Morlaix.
Breton savoury or sweet crepes are the most well-known food in Brittany.
- Breton Far
A classic of Brittany cuisine, eaten plain or with prunes.
- Breton Cake
Golden, mouth-wateringly delicious, Breton cake is made from top-quality natural ingredients – ‘naughty but nice’!
- Kouign Amann
This Breton favourite originated in Douarnenez. Its name means ‘butter cake’ and it is delicious served warm.
Cider can be sweet, medium or dry and is traditionally drunk with crepes. It is also made into Lambig and Pommeau.
- Chouchen or Hydromel
This mead is a sweet, smooth liqueur which is equally good before or after a meal, but is always served very chilled.
- Breton Beer
The Breton brewing industry is becoming increasingly well-known for its quality, character beers. The most popular are Coreff, Britt and Lancelot.