Tourism and leisure on Belle-Ile-en-Mer

Bangor, the wild coast

Discover Bangor with its white and blue slate houses and wild coast. Have fun on the sandy beaches and visit the famous Goulphar lighthouse.



Nature lovers can take a trip to Aiguilles de port Coton where the sea is really wild. For those of you who enjoy swimming, then Kerel and Herlin beaches are ideal. Mountain bikers will also be delighted with the trails around the village.

The Goulphar site is a definate must. The lighthouse, built in 1836, is one of the most powerful in Brittany. Standing 52 metres tall, the lighthouse watches over fishermen over a 48 km radius. You will have to brave the 247 steps to reach the top and to admire the stunning view over Belle-Ile.