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Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loire-Atlantique

Piriac-sur-Mer - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Loire-Atlantique

Located in southern Britain, Guérande peninsula, Piriac-sur-Mer, resort and Small City of Character invites you to discover the wealth of its natural and architectural heritage. His village is home to old granite houses for some of them over 300 years and has attracted famous writers such as Zola, Daudet, or Flaubert. On your turn, get lost in the maze of winding streets, alleys and squares nicely flowered hydrangeas and hollyhocks that enhance the charm. Its 9 km of coastline shaped by the whims of the ocean boast sandy beaches, coves and cliffs, coastal paths, fishing port and marina, offering a place for walking must. Here, everything invites you to stroll and relax, the activity is constant and lulled by the rhythm of the tides. Everyone will find something to enjoy the fresh air and the sea, the waves and the clatter of halyards can only delight you. Because the holidays are synonymous with family reunions, Piriac favors children through entertainment and entertainment offered in a pleasant and safe.

Geographical information

Tourism labels
Latitude47.3800070 (N 47° 22’ 48”)
Longitude-2.5447210 (W 2° 32’ 41”)
Surface area12.37 km²
Population2233 inhabitants
Density180 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureNantes (97 km, 1h23)
Insee code44125
IntercommunalityCA de la Presqu'île de Guérande Atlantique
RegionPays de la Loire

Nearest cities & towns

La Turballe5.7 km (9 min)
Quimiac7.3 km (12 min)
Mesquer9.1 km (14 min)
Guérande11.9 km (17 min)
Saint-Molf12.2 km (15 min)
La Baule-Escoublac17.6 km (24 min)
Assérac17.7 km (20 min)
Le Pouliguen18.5 km (27 min)
Batz-sur-Mer19.7 km (28 min)
Le Croisic23 km (32 min)
Saint-André-des-Eaux23 km (28 min)
Saint-Lyphard24 km (25 min)
Camoël24 km (26 min)

Things to see and do

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Natural sites

Events and festivities


House with flowers
House with flowers
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Castelli Beach
Castelli Beach
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Central House
Central House
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Alley of seagulls
Alley of seagulls
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Rocks Pointe Castelli
Rocks Pointe Castelli
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

Vélocéan: bicycle secure Piriac at the Porte Saint-Michel, Guérande: 15 km of roads in the country ... (green lighting).

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Maiden microlight flight
Sports sensations85 € to 140 € La Baule-Escoublac (18.1 km)
Cruise on a tall ship in the Gulf
Nature and the great outdoors25 € to 48 € Arzon (32 km)
Surfing lessons or course
Sports sensations35 € to 150 € Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (33 km)
Taste oysters and clams
Local flavours7 € Île-aux-Moines (33 km)
Sea trip in the Morbihan Gulf and islands
Nature and the great outdoors29 € to 50 € Arradon (35 km)


Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
Popinettes Trail, Questembert
HikeIntermediate4h25Questembert (32 km)
Vélocéan - Cycling in Loire-Atlantique
Cycling itineraryEasy4h30Saint-Brevin-les-Pins (32 km)
Grand Val Trail-caden
HikeAthletic5h00Caden (34 km)
Langroëz Trail la vraie-croix
HikeEasy3h00La Vraie-Croix (34 km)
Ardoisières Trail malansac
HikeIntermediate6h10Malansac (38 km)


Bed & breakfasts

Vacation rentals