La Turballe near the campsite
La Turballe, located only ten minutes from the campsite, is renowned for its fishing port, but also has many assets that you will have the opportunity to discover during your camping stay in Loire-Atlantique. We give you a taste of this charming commune in the Guérande peninsula....
La Turballe by the sea and port
How can you not resist the call of the Atlantic Ocean during your camping holiday? In southern Brittany, the sea adapts to all your desires: relaxation and idleness, water sports or swimming with family or friends. Ideally located on the Côte d'Amour, La Turballe is no exception to the rule. With no less than 11 km of fine sandy beaches, you will be spoilt for choice when it comes to putting your towel in the sun or in the shade of a parasol and letting yourself be rocked by the sound of the waves. The port of La Turballe is an essential fishing port in the Loire-Atlantique. Long renowned for its sardines and anchovies, it has opened up to other species such as sea bass and sea bream. If you are the early riser type, you can be among the privileged ones to attend the auction at the port of La Turballe, an always fascinating show and a unique immersion in the heart of auctions and traditional weighing (reservation at the Fishing Museum to be able to access it). The maritime atmosphere that emerges is clearly worth the effort to plan your wake-up call even on a camping holiday!
La Turballe for sports and leisure activities
Many sporting activities await you in this superb seaside resort. Kitesurfing, windsurfing, canoeing, kayaking or scuba diving are some of the water activities that can be practiced at La Turballe during your camping trip in Loire-Atlantique. However, land-based activities are not neglected and you will be able to walk or cycle through the town and its surroundings. If you are intrigued by the salt marshes, know that the city of Guérande is only about twenty minutes away by pedal strokes. A great way to combine sports and cultural activities with friends or family! Ile aux Pirates, the La Turballe leisure park should delight the youngest. Your children will be able to have fun and unwind freely and safely thanks to the inflatable structures and water slides but also with the kart circuit.
The tip of Pen-Bron
Do not leave La Turballe without having visited the Pen-Bron peninsula and enjoy its superb view of the Croisic port. Walk or cycle along the cycle path and let yourself be enchanted by the maritime pine forests as well as the dunes and soothing beaches. During your iodine walk, you will encounter all kinds of birds and a rich and preserved fauna. You will undoubtedly get to know the beach of the Grande Falaise, part of which is naturist while the other part is appreciated by snow sports enthusiasts. An original way to discover the place? The little tourist train of the Salt Marshes from the Tourist Office! This commented tour is a pleasant way for young and old alike to discover the beaches of La Turballe, the salt marshes and the Pen-Bron peninsula in a different way.