The Saints’ Shore Way is a 133km trail via the coast between Roscoff, Morlaix and Lannion. This combines well-known sights like the impressive Château du Taureau and intriguing neolithic Cairn of Barnenez with wild lonely cliffs and sheltered coves off the beaten track.
Perfect for a long-distance walk or a day out exploring the heritage of this unspoilt coast.
Hike the challenging paths around Beg an Fry or enjoy an easy stroll along the beaches of the Bay of Morlaix. Visit the cathedral at St-Pol de Léon or the unusual parish close of St-Jean-du-Doigt. Linger in the fine towns of Roscoff and Morlaix to discover their secrets and many links with Great Britain.
Stop for a swim, a picnic or a visit to some of the many places of interest along the route. There is something for everyone on The Saints’ Shore Way.
The Saints’ Shore Way guidebook has all you need to discover this beautiful trail.
Available from april at the Tourist Office.
Bird reserve of the Bay of Morlaix
Outstanding medieval architecture in Roscoff, the unique maison à pondalez in Morlaix, the half-timbered houses of Lannion
For seekers of the unusual
The formidable fortress of the island Château du Taureau, Ile Callot, accessible by causeway only at low tide
For lovers of legend
Discover the Breton saints who arrived from Britain in the Dark Ages and have left such an impression on this coast in their chapels and sacred springs, as well as many stories and place-names like St-Samson and Locquénole – the holy place of St-Guenolé.
Discover many links between Great Britain and Brittany in commerce and culture, rivalry at sea and co-operation in the Resistance …
Find somewhere to stay, near the track : hotels, Bed and Breakfast, stopover gites and walkers gites.
Be sure the owners speak english.
Hotels in Carantec
Bed and Breakfast in Carantec
Hotels in Morlaix
Stopover gites and Walkers gites in Morlaix
Hotels in Plougasnou
Bed and Breakfast in Plougasnou
Stopover gites and Walkers gites in Plougasnou
Hotels in Locquirec
Bed and Breakfast in Locquirec
Stopover gites and Walkers gites in Locquirec