Discover the Côtes d’Armor
The Côtes d’Armor
The campsite Village de yourtes, thanks to its ideal location in Côtes d’Armor, 5 minutes from the sea between Cap Fréhel and Le Mont Saint Michel, offers you a multitude of visits to discover Brittany. Indeed located 10 minutes from the Emerald Coast, come and discover Dinard with its splendid villas; then make a detour to the small Breton villages full of charm such as Saint Jacut de la mer, Saint Briac, Saint lunaire or a treasure hidden on the banks of the Rance: Saint Suliac. Your stay will inevitably bring you to Saint Malo, the corsair city with its ramparts and its Historical district Intra Muros.
North Brittany is rich with exceptional panoramas, from the Cap Fréhel which overhangs the sea at 70 meters high where you can see the fort La Latte facing it passing by the Pointe du Grouin. Your beautiful escape will continue, 40 minutes from the village of Yourtes de Beaussais sur Mer, towards Le Mont Saint Michel and the bay of Cancale. The tourism in Brittany is also rich of its interior, Dinan, medieval city at 10 minutes from the Village de Yourtes will amaze you by its beauty, its architecture and its paved streets. In the direction of Vannes, discover the tales and legends of Merlin the Enchanter in the forest of Brocéliande, near Paimpont.
Without forgetting further west, the coast of the Granit Rose with Perros Guirec and Ploumanach, with its gigantic rocks and steep coast. Numerous hikes, including on the Gr 34, start just a few minutes from the village of Plessix Balisson. Don’t hesitate to book your stay, your family holidays at the Village de Yourtes located in Côtes d’Armor.
Dinard, this joy of the Emerald Coast owes its fame to its famous bourgeois villas and exotic gardens built at 19ᵉ by rich English families. Dinard seduces for its pleasant climate in summer and winter. These beaches and its coasts are sublime, you will be able to discover the beach of L’Écluse with its two points which surround it: the Pointe de la Malouine and the Pointe du Moulinet as well as its majestueux casino in front of the sea.
Then go to the Priory for a moonlight walk along the sea and enjoy the exceptional panorama of Saint Malo. You can even take the Taxi boat to go to the other side and visit the Corsair City. Stroll in the park of Port Breton and watch the dance of the swans who stay there. The district of Saint Enogat remains a must in the life of the city where many generations meet there to go for a walk or a swim. Our campsite Dinard, Village de Yourtes, gives you access in a few minutes to all its visits by the sea.
Our 5 favourites in Dinard:
- Stroll of the Clair de Lune which leads from the beach of the Prieuré to the city center of Dinard
- The beach of l’Ecluse and its beautiful residences
- Enjoy an ice cream or a waffle in front of the Hitchcock statue
- The Saint Enogat district and the Port Blanc beachc
- Make a trekking by the sea from the Port Breton park to the Rance dam
The Mont Saint Michel and its surroundings
Take the time to visit the Mont Saint Michel
The Village of Yurts is located 40 min from the Mont Saint Michel. When you cross the Saint Hubert bridge at Plouër sur Rance, you will leave the Côtes d’Armor department to enter Ille-et-Vilaine. When you arrive at the Mont Saint Michel, you will be wonderfull by the beauty of the landscape. The nature in its case, has created the Mont Saint Michel, a majestic rocky island in the middle of the strikes with its abbey and the archangel Saint Michel at the top of its spire.
Your discovery of the Mont Saint Michel will be made through the 13th and 15th century ramparts, they represent the most remarkable part of the village offering exceptional panoramic views over the bay. Your day can be extended by a guided tour of the Abbey which will give you precise details of the construction of the Mont Saint Michel. Classified in the world heritage of the unesco, the Mont Saint Michel is one of the most visited sites in France, its visit will delight you if you stay in the yurt village camping near the Mont Saint Michel.
You wish to discover the Mont Saint Michel de original and unusual way, opt for a crossing of the bay by experienced guides, a unfailing memory ! their pertinent explanations on the fauna and flora of the bay will delight the most curious adventurers. On the way back, don’t hesitate to come back by the coastal path which will lead you to Cancale, a charming Breton port, where you will be able to taste oysters or mussels on the port of la Houle to the Pointe du Grouin.
Top 5 things to do in and around Mont Saint Michel:
- Crossing the bay on foot
- Discovery of the Abbey and its ramparts
- Stop at Mont Dol for a nature break
- Return by the coastal path to Cancale
- The grouin’s point for a good breath of iodized air
Saint Jacut, Cap fréhel, Fort la Latte
The tourism Saint Jacut de la mer is a coastal town located 10 mn from the Saint Malo Dinard campsite. Here again of superb walks on the coast with the possibility to go walking on the Ebihens island. The sea retreating far away at low tide at Saint Jacut de la mer you will be able to go fish on foot with your family and make your children discover shellfish and crustaceans. Don’t forget to make a detour through the polders that criss-cross the bay of Beaussais sur Mer.
A 20 mn drive away, don’t miss a two-hour walk from Fort La Latte to Cap Fréhel, where people come in large numbers to watch the boats pass by during the Route du Rhum. This walk differs from the others because here there are no more steep creeks but big steep cliffs overhanging the sea. Back to the yurt village, camping near Cap Fréhel, you can enjoy a well-deserved rest.
My 5 favorites at Cap Fréhel and Fort La Latte:
- Walking to the beach at St. Jacut de la mer
- Visit of the bedside table tops with a view of the ebihens
- The promenade of Fort La latte au Cap Fréhel along the coastal path
- Land to observe the fauna and flora at Cape Frehel.
- To attend the start of the famous mythical race: “Route du Rhum”