France - Brittany - Guided hike in Belle-Ile-en-Mer

France - Brittany - Guided hike in Belle-Ile-en-Mer

Guided walking group in Belle-Ile-en-Mer

This walking guided group in Brittany will take you on the foot paths of  Belle Ile en Mer which beauty is famous. This place is both wild and charming and well preserved. Belle-Ile-en-Mer is part of the Ponant Islands of Southern Brittany accessible by boat from Quiberon.

From the Donant Beach to the Port Coton Needles the walks will take you to all the aspects of the Island.

You will be greeted in only one hotel in Le Palais and will have time to feel the particular atmosphere of the place. 

The hiking level is medium with an average of 5 to 7 hours per day of walking.There is no technical difficulties even though some ascents and descents on the cliffs can be quite challenging.

The tour leader is a hiking guide who perfectly knows Brittany and Belle Ile en Mer.

Ready to join a group composed of both French and English speaking walkers ?

Day 1

Quiberon - Belle-île
Meeting point at the maritime station of Port Maria in Quiberon (the departure hour can vary but generally around 16h00).
45 mn Boat crossing to Belle-île-en-mer. Instalaltion in your room in Le Palais the “capital” of the island.

Day 2

Locmaria - Le Palais
From Locmaria, hike along the coast ‘’en dedans » by the Kerdonis headland and the beach of the Grands Sables which faces the Quiberon Bay. Then the walk continues towards Port Yoc’h and Bordardoué up to Le Palais.17km.

Day 3

Donnant - Sauzon
We start our hike from the creek of Donnant which is a famous surfing spot very appreciated by the locals, where the Atlantic swells come to roll. Then we walk along the wild coast and head to the mythical cave of the Apoticairerie, and finally we walk up the Poulains headland so dear to Sarah Bernhardt’s heart.21 km

Day 4

Locmaria - Calastren
Transfer to Locmaria where stands the oldest church of the island to start a hike along the Southern coast of the island. Here the 50 m high cliffs overlook the Ocean. The headlands of Skeul, Pouldon or St Marc shelter charming little coves.Back to Le Palais.18km

Day 5

Donnant - Calastren
From Donnant, we head towards the famous needles of Port Coton that proudly stand up in front of us. We keep on along the headlands of Talut and Grand Village before reaching the beaches of Herlin and Calastren.18km.

Day 6

Sauzon - Le Palais
Hike along the Northwestern coast of the island. We walk back to Le Palais by Port Saint Jean and the Taillefer headland. Boat crossing to Quiberon around 16h or 16h30.13km.

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Duration :
6 Days
From :
710 €

Included : (see details in Dates and Prices section)

2 star hotel in Le Palais

Tour leader expert of Brittany

Transfers and boat crossing

Full Board (brealkfasts, picnics and dinners)

English speaking email or phone assistance




Group : 5 to 15 persons


Starts in : Quiberon

Ends in : Quiberon

Access :  train station.. TGV to Vannes and TER to Quiberon



Information : click on "ask for more information"

Phone Cecile : +33 5 58 48 71 65


Customize your tour : add or remove one night or more,combine with another tour


See also : other guided groups in Brittany






 Belle Ile en Mer tour around the island

One single hotel in Saint Palais

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