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Plouha

Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Côtes-d'Armor

Plouha - Tourism, holidays & weekends guide in the Côtes-d'Armor
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Seaside resort, Plouha is a charming little town with a religious heritage, historical and natural rich. It is located in the country Goëlo between St. Brieuc and Paimpol.

Geographical information

MunicipalityPlouha
Postcode22580
Tourism label
Latitude48.6758600 (N 48° 40’ 33”)
Longitude-2.9321500 (W 2° 55’ 56”)
Surface area39.97 km²
Population4687 inhabitants
Density117 inhabitants/km²
PrefectureSaint-Brieuc (33 km, 31 min)
Insee code22222
IntercommunalityCC Lanvollon Plouha
DepartmentCôtes-d'Armor
RegionBrittany

Nearest cities & towns

Pléguien5 km (9 min)
Tréveneuc5.3 km (7 min)
Pludual5.5 km (8 min)
Lanloup5.6 km (7 min)
Pléhédel6.9 km (9 min)
Lanvollon7 km (8 min)
Plourhan7.6 km (12 min)
Lannebert8.1 km (13 min)
Tressignaux8.6 km (10 min)
Tréméven8.7 km (14 min)
Saint-Quay-Portrieux9.1 km (11 min)
Lanleff9.9 km (15 min)
Lantic10.5 km (16 min)

Things to see and do

Visit of the seven chapels whose chapel of Kermaria-year-Iskuit (house of Mary which makes health). Classified historical monument, it dates from 13th century and served as necropolis, we finds there paintings devoted to death: la Danse Macabre.

The cliffs of Plouha are the highest de Bretagne, they dominate the bay of Saint-Brieuc on 14 km.

The GR 34 which follows the sentier des douaniers will make you discover grandiose sites, the majestic flight of gulls marine or silvery and dives of cormorants.

You have the choice between five magnificent beaches: beach of Palus, of Gwin-Zegal, of Port Moguer, of Bonaparte and Brehec.

Gwin Zegal (wine of rye), natural shelter for boats, is the last wetting of ancestral type existing in Europe.

All sea sports are passable: sailing, canoeing-kayak, sea fishing or on foot ...

Many sports and cultural activities you will be proposed by the association Cap Armor.

According your desires, your mood, you can choose the vivifying air the coast or the peaceful and intimist walks in the sunken paths of the campaign: 290 km of marked trails await you. The summer, hiking clubs local welcome you for hiking in group, Commented, to the discovery of a patrimony, witness of stories ... Whatever the type of balade that you will have chosen, paths will lead you towards of very pretty villages abundantly flowery hydrangeas.

Places of interest

Information points
Leisure centres
Monuments
Natural sites

Events and festivities

In late October, time for a great weekend the garden becomes a privileged place for the creation, exchange and discovery ... The General Council, in conjunction with the Association of Parks and Gardens in Britain hold "Scenes Autumn in the Garden, "to discover or rediscover in the fall, a dozen parks and gardens of the Côtes-d'Armor who will share their passion and open to artistic creation.

Photos

Plage Bonaparte
Plage Bonaparte
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Kermaria Chapel
Kermaria Chapel
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Beach Gwin Zegal
Beach Gwin Zegal
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Cliffs Plouha
Cliffs Plouha
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Beach Palus
Beach Palus
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Anchorage at the old Gwin Zegal
Anchorage at the old Gwin Zegal
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Path of the Customs GR34
Path of the Customs GR34
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Brittany Holiday
Brittany Holiday
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Beach Bréhec old to Plouha
Beach Bréhec old to Plouha
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Beach Bréhec old to Plouha
Beach Bréhec old to Plouha
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Bréhec beach
Bréhec beach
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Pointe Tower for the GR34 Bréhec
Pointe Tower for the GR34 Bréhec
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The end of the tip of the Tour
The end of the tip of the Tour
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Beach Bonaparte view from the tip of the Tower
Beach Bonaparte view from the tip of the Tower
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Weather

Thursday 28 may
Min. 12°C - Max. 12°C
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Friday 29 may
Min. 11°C - Max. 12°C
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Saturday 30 may
Min. 12°C - Max. 15°C
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Visits, leisure and activities nearby

The port of Saint-Quay-Portrieux, Binic, Paimpol.

Bréhat Island: island tour by boat and explore the island.

The pretty towns of character: Dinan, Pontrieux, Tréguier ...

The castle of La Roche-Jagu: exposure, its park, its medieval garden.

The steam train Paimpol-Pontrieux for a day picturesque.

Plougrescant and groove Talbert.

Leisure activities

Last nameActivity typeRateCity
Kayak in the Bréhatin archipelago
Nature and the great outdoors12 € to 35 € Île-de-Bréhat (18.7 km)
Sea fishing with an instructor/guide
Nature and the great outdoors60 € to 160 € Erquy (34 km)
Kayak hire on the Pink Granite Coast
Sports sensations12 € to 34 € Trégastel (47 km)

Outings

Last nameOuting typeDifficultyDurationDeparture municipality
GR 34 - Customs Officers' Path
HikeIntermediate2h30Plouha
Beauport Circuit
HikeEasy2h00Paimpol (12.1 km)
Routoirs and Mill Path Circuit
HikeIntermediate1h30Plourivo (12.9 km)
Shooting Range Circuit
Mountain bike itineraryEasy30 minPlouisy (22 km)
Seaside walk
HikeIntermediate3h00Planguenoual (30 km)

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