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Carantec Tourist Office

Carantec is here to ensure you have the best possible holiday!
Our Tourist Office is based at 4 rue Pasteur, in the town centre. You can get here through the rue Pasteur or via Place Vincent Guivarch, and there are plenty of places to park your car or even your motorhome, as well as a bike rack in our garden.

There is also a picnic table and benches that you can use should you wish to linger a while.

Office de tourisme de Carantec, Bretagne

Contact Carantec Tourist Office

4 rue Pasteur - 29660 CARANTEC
Tel. 00+33 (0)2 98 67 00 43
Fax 00+33 (0)2 98 67 90 51

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Who might you meet here?

Equipe OT Carantec

Reception Manager : Sandrine LE BASQUE
Tourist Officer : Élodie GALLIC

A warm welcome...

You’ll be welcomed in a friendly setting, where you’ll find:

  • A seating area where you can look at our brochures in comfort.
  • A children’s corner with colouring activities.
  • Two reception desks to respond to your questions.

Help yourself to the brochures that are displayed according to various themes:

  • Our region: Discovery Guide, map and town plans, accommodation, circuits in Morlaix Bay, the Monts d’Arrée or Morlaix itself.
  • Events and shows
  • Boat trips and crossings to the islands
  • Coastal activities and watersports
  • Walks and bike trails
  • Cultural visits
  • Our partners
  • The Monts d’Arrée and local churchyards
  • The area known as Pays de Léon
  • The county of Finistère: map and leisure guide.

Carantec belongs to the network of coastal towns labelled Sensation Bretagne.

Sensation Bretagne

We make a special effort to welcome families with children as shown by our label "Famille Plus".

Famille Plus

Here, we also speak English, German and Spanish.

Our Services:

Services provided free of charge:

  • Advice on your holiday or visit
  • Tourist Information
  • Practical information: transport, tide times, weather forecasts...
  • Wifi inside and outside the Tourist Office
  • A ’treasure hunt’ game for children, in the Parc Claude Goude

    On sale:

  • Topoguide « Le Pays de Morlaix... à pied », 38 circuits in our region.
  • Topoguide « 180 km de circuits VTT balisés » for mountain biking.
  • Tokens to use in the campervan/motorhome stopover sites in Carantec
  • Beach hut hire for Kelenn beach, from June to September.
  • Booking service for the Lighthouse Keeper’s Cottage on Île Louët, from April to September.
  • T. Shirt « Tourisme en Baie de Morlaix – Monts d’Arrée »

Ticket Office:

  • Guided visits
  • The Village Breton de Plouigneau
  • The Musée du Loup (museum of the wolf)
  • Boat trips with "Vedettes de l’île de Batz" from Plougasnou and Locquirec
  • Snorkel and flipper trips from Plougasnou
  • Outings by kayak or on the boat Fillao with the watersports centre of Carantec
  • "By Rail and By Sea"
  • Treetop trails at the Ecopark de Penzé
  • The burial chamber at Barnenez
  • The pool and leisure centre Hélioséane in Plouigneau
  • Océanopolis, giant aquarium in Brest
  • The 7 islands
  • Other concerts and shows...

Our prices and tarifs.

Opening Hours

1st October - 31 March:
Open Tuesday to Saturday, 9.30am - 12.30noon and 2pm - 5.30pm.
1st April to 30th June and throughout September:
Monday to Saturday, 9.30am - 12.30pm and 2pm - 6pm
Bank Holidays, 10am - 1pm.

Throughout July and August:
Open Monday to Saturday, 9.30am - 7pm.
Sundays and Bank Holidays, 10am - 5pm.