Granit Rose Coast & Brehat Island
Season: April – October.
A rare type of coastline in the heart of Brittany.
Pink granite rocks sculpted by the wind and tides over the last hundreds of years, white sand beaches and a turquoise sea form together an amazingly colorful scenery.
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Cycling Style Holiday TypeOn Road, Touring
Activity Level Easy
Self-guided Cycling Tour
Departure days: No departures on Sunday
Duration: 7 days – 6 nights
A sea excursion to the «Sept îles» archipelago will offer you a close encounter with thousands of sea birds that will lead the way for the week.
Your trip finishes in Bréhat, a flowered island with a landscape constantly changing with the tide.
- Accommodation for 6 nights, bed and breakfast basis
- Dinner of day 2 et day 4
- Luggage transfer
- The crossing to Bréhat (without bikes)
- All travel documents and our assistance
- Access to the hotel in Lannion and the day of departure
- Dinners (except day 2 and day 4)
- All drinks – Cruise in the 7 Islands
- Bike rental (in option, except in Bréhat)
Arrival in Lannion
Discover the historic city center of Lannion : churches , manors, nice streets… Night in a 2-star hotel in Lannion, dinner not included.
Trébeurden & l’île Grande. 35 km
After breakfast, departure from the hotel to Trébeurden, a little village on the seaside with lovely beaches, then a circuit all around « l’île Grande ». Your route continues to join Saint-Samson Church and « le Radôme », a telecommunication centre. Night and dinner in a 3-star hotel in Pleumeur-Bodou.
Granit Rose coast and the 7 island archipelago (not incl.) 24 km
Departure to Trégastel, natural landscape protected on the seaside. You reach the incredible pink rock of Ploumanac’h and Perros-Guirec. In the afternoon (or morning, according to the tide), we advise you to do the cruise to the archipelago of the 7 islands to watch the seabirds in this area. Night in a hotel in Perros-Guirec. No dinner.
From Perros-Guirec to Tréguier. 48 km
Your route continues towards Port-Blanc along the coast where you can see lots of gorses. You will discover many capes, peaks, and rocky islands. At the Pointe du Château, you will be amazed by the famous house between the rocks ! Then you continue along the estuary to end in Treguier, small historical town. Night and dinner in a 3 stars hotel in Minihy-Tréguier.
The peninsula of Tréguier & Paimpol. 40 km
Day trip to cross the Jaud. You continue along the wild Trieux valley, visit Lezardrieux and don’t miss the charming port of Loguivy de la Mer. You see the curious « Sillon du Talbert », protected area running over 3 kilometers of sands and stones going to the sea. Arriving in Paimpol. Night in a 2 star hotel in Paimpol. Dinner not included.
L’île de Bréhat.
From the Arcouest cape (you reach it by bus), crossing to Bréhat island. A little paradise (you can rent a bike, not included). This « island of flowers » is surrounded with many little islands and the landscape is so different between the hide tide and low tide. Night in a 2-star hotel in Paimpol. Dinner not included.
End of the trip.
Departure after breakfast. End of our services
Short journeys, ride on smalls roads with few traffic. No difficulties except days 4 & 5
From 1st of April to 30 of October (no departures on Sunday). Some dates are busy due to festivals or other events. Please contact us for availability.
Beginning of the trip: day 1 in the afternoon in the hotel in Lannion. Hotel in Lannion is located 100 metres from the train station.
End: day 7 in Paimpol after breakfast
Access By train: From Paris Montparnasse station to Plouaret-Trégor or Paimpol, and then train to Lannion.
To leave Paimpol: Paimpol – Guingamp with a local train and then TGV to Paris
Accommodation and food:
2**and 3*** hotels. Bed and breakfast basis, dinner included on day 2 and 4 only. Halfboard in option.
A complete roadbook in English or French (please specify your preference at the booking) with maps, indications of the days, vouchers and tourist information.
Your bike will be delivered at the hotel in Lannion the day of you arrival. You leave it in the hotel in Paimpol the last day of your trip. Bikes equiped with bags, helmet, locker. Possible to rent electrical bike (please ask for availability).