paimpol tourism

Tourism in Paimpol

Rich of its past cultural and architectural, you will be seduced by these small cobbled streets, these half-timbered houses dating from the 15th and 16th century still in their “juice”, shops, second-hand shops, art galleries, with atypical frontages preserving the charm and authenticity of this fishing and oyster farming mecca.

Every Tuesday morning, the centre of Paimpol is animated by its well-stocked market, you will find a multitude of products from our region.

Discover the heritage of Paimpol

In the heart of the town of Paimpol, discover a small port with a character steeped in history, a gateway to the island of Bréhat.

Throughout the year, this small port is animated by its many bars, restaurants that surround it, its Carrousel, its little tourist train (in season), and all of its events, which make Paimpol a very popular small town where it is good to relax and stroll.

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Paimpol port
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Paimpol city center

Every year, during the summer period, Paimpol, only 13 km from Le Neptune campsite, hosts either the Festival des chants Marins or the Vieux Gréements.

And this year, honour the Festival de chants de Marin, from 13 to 15 August 2021. The port of Paimpol hosts a High Colours edition by taking us to Italy , with a variety of animations such as its craft market, demonstration of old-fashioned trades, exhibitions, festive concerts, … an unforgettable immersion in Breton culture close to the camping Paimpol.

In short, the festival of sea chanteys is the biennial event, not to be missed!

To honour this event, the campsite Le Neptune, thinks of you:

Your camping pitch “forfait Confort”, for only 175€/week (for more information, consult our price list). 0

Activities in Paimpol

Fill up on nature, cultural and sporting activities, during your stay at Le Neptune campsite.

Just a few kilometres from the camping with swimming pool in Côtes d’Armors, come and discover the many outings, activities and festivities that will delight the whole family.

For those curious about nature, 3 km from the centre of Paimpol, visit Beauport Abbey, and its flowered and wooded park opening onto Paimpol Bay and its exceptional view.

Classified as a Historic Monument, a beautiful monastic complex, offering visits and nightly entertainment throughout the season.

You want to discover and make your children experience a unique moment, a return to the past, go for a trip on board the Vapeur du Trieux, overlook the Trieux valley from Paimpol, admire the castle of on board this old locomotive, classified as a historical monument.

For the more sporty, leaving from camping Le Neptune, take the green way by bike or the GR34 on foot (white and red markings), you will cross the cliffs of Plouezec and take the destination of Paimpol, you will be intoxicated by the beauty of the coast with breathtaking views of Brehat Island and the small creeks that border our Goëlo coast, you will arrive in Paimpol invigorated after this great breath of iodised air.

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