Pornic: an ideal tourist destination in South Brittany

The so-called 'Jade Coast' extends far beyond Pornic itself! Why not make the most of your stay at La Renaudière campsite to discover all the gems in this breathtaking part of Brittany!

Pornic lies at the border of Brittany and the Vendée region, in the heart of the Retz peninsula.

Previously known for its maritime activities, Pornic has become a major tourist location.

Visit this pretty town and enjoy an ice cream while admiring the castle located in the centre of the old harbour before taking a walk along the 'smuggler's'coastal path and enjoying the stunning scenery of this part of the world.
The many beaches the coast boasts are among the most beautiful in the Loire Atlantique region.

A golf course, casino, and thalassotherapy centre are also on offer in this vibrant town.


Located on the Pointe Saint-Gildas, Prefailles is a beautiful coastal town that is well worth visiting.
Its many beaches and coves mean you're bound to find the ideal spot for you.

And if you enjoy walking, the 'smugglers'' coastal path is now a waymarked footpath from which you can enjoy incomparable views over Prefailles.

Another must see: the Pointe de Saint-Gildas lighthouse and museum, explaining the various events making up the maritime history of this coast.