Binic

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GEOGRAPHIC INFORMATION

 Tourism, holiday & travel in Binic
TownBinic
Insee code22007
Postcode22520
Latitude48.6014849
Longitude-2.8249200
AltitudeFrom 0 to 86 meters
Surface5.96 km²
Population3828 inhabitants
Density642 inhabitants/km²

CLOSEST CITIES & TOWNS

National labelsÉtables-sur-Mer at 2.9 km
Chief townSaint-Brieuc (at 14.7 km, 18 min)Pordic at 3.4 km
DepartmentCôtes-d'ArmorLantic at 4.3 km
RegionBrittanySearch another town

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TOWN PRESENTATION

Goëlo the South Coast, 15 minutes from Saint-Brieuc, Binic is a seaside resort, labeled "Family Plus" and "Sensation Britain", in the heart of Côtes-d'Armor. City elegance, Binic offered to anyone who can let their greed. "The mole Côtes-d'Armor" enjoys a privileged setting where you can enjoy the many activities related to the seas to the discovery of nature, or simply to relax. With the turning of the seasons, is studded with moments Binic unique beats to the rhythm of events.

Coming to Binic ...

By car: From Paris, then A11 and N12 RN157 from Rennes in 4hrs (450 km) by A13 or by Caen.

By train: SNCF Charner Boulevard Saint-Brieuc and then shuttle bus line # 9.

TGV Paris: 3 hours.


SIGHTSEEING

  • Three sandy beaches :
  • The Banche, the largest, near the heart of Binic with sea water and paddling pool ( supervised swimming in July and August) pool.
  • The front port, surrounded by rocks along the footpath ( lifeguard in July and August).
  • The Guardhouse in a wilderness setting.
  • Hiking: Binic reveals his surprising complicity with nature ocean mixing the sweetness of the bay of Saint -Brieuc to the symphony of colors with a discreet back country. Guided hikes : Every Friday in July and August at 16h from the Tourist Office, free.
  • Heritage and Culture: Guided walks: All year round for groups, every Tuesday at 15h from May to September for individuals. Follow in the footsteps of Earth Neuvas and relive the historic past of the city and the vibrant life that prevailed around the port in the 19th century.
  • Museum of Arts and Popular Traditions : Discover the glorious past of Binic, expertise and heritage of Britain in the past. Open from Easter to September from 14h30 to 18h. Closed Tuesdays. Open daily in July and August.
  • Cultural Centre The Foreshore : exhibitions, concerts, theater and cabaret.
  • Library open all year, quai Jean Bart.
  • Swimming Goëlys : Leisure pool 25 m, sauna, spa, steam room, racer, slide, picnic area. Rue Pierre de Coubertin. Information : +33 2 96 69 20 10.
  • Petanque - Tennis.
  • For children:
  • Beach Club Banche, contests, slides, children and adult gymnastics.... Children of 4-14 years. Registration on site every day Banche beach.
  • Recreation center " The Devils " : Open Wednesdays and during school holidays (except Christmas and 15 days in August), children 3 to 12 years.
  • Daycare " Potes and Pumpkins " welcome children from 2 months to 4 years. Information +33 2 96 69 24 04.
  • Numerous activities in July and August.
  • Pôle Nautique - Binic Base : introductory and advanced courses on Optimists, dinghies, catamarans, windsurfing, kayaks. Adults, adolescents, children from 7 years. Every day during school holidays. Wednesday, Saturday, Sunday from March to November.
  • The association Cape Discovery offers year-round sports and cultural activities and fun for everyone from 7 to 77 years: introductory scuba diving, badminton, pottery, paintball. There is something for everyone.
  • Acti trampoline : Fun insured on 8 trampolines and bungee jumping on the esplanade of the Banche in July and August.
  • Riding on the esplanade of the Banche in July and August.
Detailed information
Information pointsTourist Office of Binic
Leisure centresBeach of L'Avant-Port,   Beach of La Banche,   Beach of the Corps de Garde,   Marina of Binic
Natural sitesHeadland of Troupetet

EVENTS AND CELEBRATIONS

  • April: Festival the marionnet'ic. Become a reference in France in the middle of the puppet, popular among the general public and professionals. Performing arts, street theater, children's concert... all appointment not to be missed.
  • May: Cod celebrating. Old rigs, Breton dances, bagad, celtic circles, exhibition, cabaret... Free admission and cod dish on site. Let yourself be carried away by the songs of sailors to heavy voice and melody bombards and other bagpipes. The old ships, from all over Brittany and Cornwall, and their magnificent parades offer a rare spectacle of sailing ships. A large and beautiful cabaret shows you train at the heart of the cod tradition. Finally your taste buds frétilleront perfume recipes concocted various sauces cod ( brandade, fritters, grilled... ).
  • July: Sandball turn. " But what the sandball ? ", Well, it is a variant of handball, sand, his version of fun ! It designed by world champions handball 1995 sports attracts many teams on many beaches in the world ! 3 days players of all levels will compete on the esplanade of the Banche : Departmental, regional, national and international.
  • In August : Colors of Brittany ( regional painting competition ). Heritage in all its forms is the motto of the day, paint and portray the wonders of the city so that they come to life on the canvas and can be exposed for all to see, is the goal that has set the association that brings together more than fifty steps in Britain from April to October.
  • In August : Festival of petanque. Regional competition alley, esplanade of the Banche.
  • In August : Festival Binic Folks Blues. It is the meeting place for musicians travelers, here and elsewhere! French, Australian, English... The Folk and Blues Festival Binic is an ideal stopover for new talent, and the public. 3 days of fun and discovery "by eye " and in a magical setting !
  • The Animakids : the appointment of children. Free shows every week throughout the summer.
  • Festival " Place the brats " : Tuesdays / 5:30 p.m. / outdoor theater / free.
  • Tales and Legends : Wednesdays / 5:30 p.m. / dining Marshtide / from 4 years / free.
  • Traditional Puppet Show : Sunday / 5:30 p.m. / outdoor theater / free.
  • Information on +33 2 96 73 60 12.

ATTRACTIONS, LEISURES AND ACTIVITES AROUND

  • Activities in the area:
  • Riding Stables and Pordic -sur -Mer.
  • Golf 18 holes Lantic.
  • Tree climbing to Morieux ( 30 minutes from Binic ). Freestyle park in the trees from 3 years.
  • Terrarium Kerdanet to Plouagat ( 20 minutes from Binic ). Guided tours of the world of reptiles and amphibians. Open from 1st May to late September, Wednesdays, Saturdays and Sundays from 14h to 18h. Other days by appointment. Tel. +33 2 96 32 64 49.
  • Maritime Abbey of Beauport Paimpol. The Conservatoire du Littoral site classed as a historic monument. Open all year. Tel: +33 2 96 55 18 58.
  • Steam Trieux : Between Paimpol and Pontrieux steam train May to September.
  • The small echo fashion: This place full of history tells you the age of the existence of a witness of his time and the evolution of his morals in his superb decor magazine metal, brick and concrete.
  • Zooparc Trégomeur : A family outing at the end of the world! Enjoy a moment of disorientation and nature with rare and extraordinary animals. Exclusively focused on the fauna and flora of Madagascar and Asia, the Zooparc home to a large number of species and a privileged site.

PHOTOS

A beach in the heart of the cityA beach in the heart of the city
 
The lighthouse and pier PenthievreThe lighthouse and pier Penthievre
Beach Guard CorpsBeach Guard Corps
 
In a green setting, discover the Chapel of Saint GillesIn a green setting, discover the Chapel of Saint Gilles
Walking the coastal pathWalking the coastal path
 
The outer harbor BinicThe outer harbor Binic
tall ships in porttall ships in port
 
Port at sunsetPort at sunset
beach-front chargesbeach-front charges
 
The Thursday marketThe Thursday market
Rue in cityRue in city
 
quaysquays
Festival Place to kids all summerFestival Place to kids all summer
 
Hike between land and seaHike between land and sea
Traditional Festival around PortTraditional Festival around Port
 
Walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)Walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)
walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)
 
walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)walk on the coastal footpath (GR34)

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WEATHER

Wednesday 24 September
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Min. 2°C - Max. 16°C
Thursday 25 September
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Min. 3°C - Max. 18°C
Friday 26 September
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Min. 8°C - Max. 20°C

RESTAURANTS

 
French cuisine restaurantLe Farfadet  
9.6
Saint-Brieuc
ENCHANTING PLACE - No, the restaurant Le Farfadet we do not end up in a world of all pink fairy, but in a real tavern atmosphere where legends come to life and the Dark Forest is eaten...
Located 10.4 km from Binic26 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantLes Relais d'Alsace Saint-Brieuc  
9
Saint-Brieuc
Located in Saint-Brieuc, a coastal town on the edge of the English Channel, the hotel-restaurant Le Duguesclin immerses you in Breton culture. The dining renders a warm and cozy atmosphere:...
Located 11.1 km from Binic30 € per person 
French cuisine restaurantManoir le Quatre Saisons  
8.9
Saint-Brieuc
Lovers of old stones and good food, you've come to the right place. Near the bay and the port of Saint Brieuc, this beautiful mansion offers a unique setting for exploring gourmet cuisine...
Located 12.2 km from Binic41 € per person 

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BED & BREAKFASTS

 
House with 4 bedroomsMaison d'hotes la garenne    
9.6
  SPECIAL OFFER
Étables-sur-Mer
1 and 4 cottage rooms and breakfast (B France and welcome the firm) to 2 km from the sea between Binic and Stables on Wednesday, seaside resort of Sudgoelo.
Located 2.2 km from BinicFrom 44 € to 46 € the double room 
House with 5 bedroomsLa Riaudais     NEW
Trémuson
3 double bedrooms, 1 with twin beds, and 2 family units (one floor per family unit of 2 and 3 bedrooms) located near Saint Brieuc, only 10 km away from the sea.
Located 9.3 km from BinicFrom 50 € to 66 € the double room 
Chalet with 2 bedroomsLes Cabanes du Jardin de pierre  
Pléhédel
Our tree-houses nestled 7 meters above the ground, in the heart of Douglas fir and an ancient beech, welcome you to a bracket suspended time!. Built in the purest respect of the surrounding...
Located 15.3 km from Binic123 € the double room 

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VACATION RENTALS

 
Ground floor for 2 personsGite bord de mer chez l'habitant  
9.1
  SPECIAL OFFER
Binic
Binic: the mole of the Cotes d'Armor... Beach 30 m... Nice beachfront cottage in garden * beach below, (direct staircase) children's play area, walk) port 100 m / footpath along the...
Located in BinicFrom 280 € to 380 € per week 
House for 5 personsQuelen  
9.7
Pordic
You want to relax and unwind in Brittany, in the dimensions of armor, you will discover the coast of goelo, Paimpol, and borrowing the circuit gorse gold, you take leave until the pink...
Located 1.5 km from BinicFrom 360 € to 540 € per week 
House for 4 personsNotre Havre  
9.7
Étables-sur-Mer
Cozy cottage with small private fenced 60m² (where you can get the car), located 600 m from the beach of Moulin, 700 m from the resort of etables sur mer, 1.5 km from the deep water...
Located 3.6 km from BinicFrom 320 € to 675 € per week 

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CAMPSITES

 
84 places over 1,5 haLe Neptune Lanloup ****    
9.2
Lanloup
Close to paimpol and the ile de bréhat, this is an excellent campsite for relaxing and spending family holidays just 2 km from the beaches. Indoors heated swimming pool, water chromotherapy...
Located 16 km from BinicFrom 15 € to 24 € per day 
370 places over 5,6 haCamping de la Plage de Saint-Pabu    
9.6
Erquy
If you want to have camping holiday in Brittany, we will be happy to greet you on this beautiful Coast Penthièvre which follows the Emerald Coast. Next lose to a big beach with choice...
Located 24 km from BinicFrom 16.70 € to 21.20 € per day 
160 places over 3 haSites & Paysages Bellevue    
9.8
Erquy
In the resort of Erquy close to the cliffs of Cap Frehel and the sands of Sables d'or... Enjoy the pleasures of the seaside : fishing, swimming, diving, sailing, golf, tennis... A site...
Located 25 km from BinicFrom 17.50 € to 24 € per day 

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HOTELS

BEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc - Hotel in BinicBEST WESTERN Le Benhuyc     
8.7
Binic
Set in the seaside resort of Binic, Best Western Le Benhuyc is located opposite the harbour and is just 280 metres from the beach. Satellite TV and free Wi-Fi access are provided in...
Located in BinicRoom from 68 €
Brit Hotel Le Galion - Hotel in BinicBrit Hotel Le Galion     
8.8
Binic
Brit Hotel le Galion is located a 20-minute drive from Saint-Brieuc and just 800 metres from the port in Binic. It offers a 24-hour reception and free WiFi access is provided in all...
Located in BinicRoom from 55 €
Auberge des Prés Calans - Hotel in BinicAuberge des Prés Calans    
7.7
Binic
Located just 1.5 km from the port in Binic, Auberge des Prés Calans has a traditional restaurant that serves regional dishes. Free Wi-Fi is provided in public areas and the tree-lined...
Located in BinicRoom from 53 €

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Résidence MMV Le Duguesclin
Résidence Club MMV Duguesclin is just a 10-minute walk from the historic centre of Dinan in North Brittany. A heated outdoor swimming pool complements...
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