A sublime seaside town in Morbihan, Pénestin is a magnificent tourist destination. During your stay at the Oasis campsite in Damgan, a stopover is essential. It is home to an exceptional diversity of green landscapes as well as wonderful beaches and coves. It is a city very popular with summer tourists for its many cliffs and multiple paths by the sea. The particularity of this town lies in its many beaches. There are about a dozen stretches of sand, each as magnificent as the other.
Gold Mine Beach
The gold mine beach in Pénestin is undoubtedly the best known and most popular beach in the seaside town. With its 2 km of beach and fine sand, it is also bordered by very high cliffs which are ocher in colour. Indeed, in the 19ᵉ century, this site was subject to mining , hence the name gold mine given to the beach. Its marvelous landscape and gentle waters make this beach an ideal place for walking and swimming . Its favorable and gentle winds make this beach a favorable site for paragliding fans. To enjoy a magnificent view of the cliffs, wait for the sunset. You will attend a magnificent spectacle rich in color with the orange-red trip of the cliffs.
The Plage de la Source: a magnificent beach for paragliding enthusiasts
Like its neighbour, the source beach in Pénestin is very popular for its idyllic landscape and its fresh waters suitable for swimming. Paragliders and walkers will no doubt enjoy this beach, as it offers sumptuous views of the seascape and coastline. It houses a take-off site for paragliders as well as aid stations in the summer. It is also one of the rare sites which shelters a spot for paragliders in Morbihan.
The Lomer and the Pointe du Bile: good sites for fishing
To discover the Pointe du Bile , all you have to do is walk along the customs officers’ route on the coast of the magnificent Mine d’Or beach. You will discover well before some wonderful coves with their sublime scenery. La Pointe du Bile is the perfect site for fishing on foot. If you are a fan of this nautical activity, you will not be bored. The same is true for Lomer.
The other beaches and coves to discover absolutely
The seaside town of Pénestin is full of nearly a dozen beaches and coves. These different sites are dedicated to specific activities according to the choice of your distractions. You can therefore organize your holidays as you wish and according to your wishes. If you want to contemplate nature and observe the ornithological fauna, the beach of Men Armor located in the north is the ideal place.
If you rather want to enjoy a beautiful view of the Vilaine, you absolutely must visit the beaches of Halguen and Camaret. The Lomer and the Bile are areas conducive to shore fishing. As for those of Loscolo and Maresclé are more favorable for swimming. If you are a fan of water sports, stop off at Poudrantais and you will not be disappointed.
Stay in a campsite near Penestin
In order to take full advantage of the beauty of Pénestin and the Morbihan region, we invite you to stay in a campsite near Penestin . The Oasis campsite in Damgan is the place for you. Nestled in the heart of nature and a few steps from the beach. Find a wide choice of camping pitches and mobile home rentals . All a few steps from the main tourist sites of Morbihan.