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Brest, the ideal holiday destination!
Brest is definitely worth a detour! Nestling on one of the most beautiful maritime roads of France and open to the sea it’s a town to explore both on land and down on the water. A relaxing boat trip, a stroll along its fascinating streets, an exhilarating hike or a cultural outing, there are so many ways to discover Brest, simply choose the best one for you.
Exploring the beauty of the area around and about is going to need all your energy. Fortunately, your Sandaya campsite is here to help you recharge the batteries! Water park, wellness area, direct beach access; kick back and enjoy endless relaxation whenever and wherever you want to. That’s what we mean by camping inspired by freedom with Sandaya!
Visit Brest with the family
Avast all ye sea dogs and landlubbers, prepare the attack! Gather up all your ship’s boys and girls, ready to enjoy a veritable bounty of fun activities with the family. After all an ocean of possibilities await you: visiting the Oceanopolis aquarium and its seal clinic, going treasure-hunting on the little rocky island of the Bertheaume Fort or heading out to sea for a boat trip. And if you’re lucky you may even spot some of the local dolphins. On the programme for your holiday: the promise of a world of wonders and new horizons far from the everyday, for everyone and every age.
Once back at the campsite there's no shortage of activities for you and your little tribe. Your young scallywags can splash to their heart’s delight in the aquatic area or make a host of new holiday friends in the free children’s clubs, whilst you simply stretch out and relax on the beach, warm sand between your toes.
Visit Brest as a couple
Cast off and hoist the sails, it’s time to set your heading for Brest and all the surprises it has in store for you. Begin with a gentle warm-up as you pedal your bikes along the coast, the landscape is simply breathtaking. Then follow on with a visit to the château and its maritime museum, a must-visit in a city that has always looked resolutely out across the ocean waves. Finally, end your day the perfect way with a stroll through the lush green gardens of the Botanical Conservatory, a haven of peace and tranquillity where wild plants and exotic flowers grow side-by-side.
As we all know, there’s no better way to discover a town than through its gastronomy. And for that, Brest is the perfect example, just ask any local sea dog! With a wide choice of typical restaurants you’re certain to find the ideal one for you and a romantic candlelit dinner for two. On the menu: seafood platter, freshly-caught fish and for dessert a kouign-amann or Breton far to share. Enjoy!
Camping Brest: our handy tips for a successful stay
Who could resist the wealth and fabulous flavour of Breton gastronomy: sweet and savoury pancakes, kouign-amann, custard flan... go on, indulge yourself!
From the cable car, enjoy a panoramic view over the whole town. Don’t forget your camera!
Spend a day at sea when you take a boat trip to explore the islands of Ushant and Molène. The view of the coast alone makes it more than worthwhile!
Wander Rue Saint-Malo to soak up its unique atmosphere redolent of the villages of yesteryear, you’ll quickly forget the outside world!