18 Photos Showing Why Brittany is France's Emerald Coast

Cap Fréhel | © Uwe Brodrecht / Flickr
Cap Fréhel | © Uwe Brodrecht / Flickr
Photo of Holly Howard
16 January 2018

Brittany‘s Emerald Coast is simply breathtaking. You’ll find clear waters, dramatic cliffs, beautiful beaches and picturesque towns and villages. The views from both the sand and headland above will be hard to beat. Take a look at these stunning photos and get planning your next trip to France!

Blue skies and waters

Beaches near Dinard | © Antonio Periago Miñarro / Flickr

Picture-perfect Cancale Bay

Cancale Bay | © Romain Cloff / Flickr

Gorgeous ocean pools

Swimming pool at Saint Malo | © Jérôme Decq / Flickr

Pretty rooftop views

St. Malo Rooftops | © Andrew Rees / Flickr

Classic lighthouses

Lighthouse by Saint Malo | © Peter Visser / Flickr

Stunning Cap Frehel

Cap Frehel | © Maëlick / Flickr

Golden sunsets

Cap Erquy | © Olivier Penet / Flickr

Perfect sailing spots

On the beach, Saint Jacut | © Francois R THOMAS / Flickr

Natural harbour scenes

Saint Briac | © prebano66 / Flickr

Picturesque Dinard

Dinard | © Achilli Family | Journeys / Flickr

Dreamy emerald hues

Emerald Coast colours | © laurent gauthier / Flickr

Freshly caught seafood

Oysters | © ☰☵ Michele M. F. / Flickr

Lovely Val-André beach

Val-André beach | © Jean-Marie Hullot / Flickr

Spectacular Saint-Malo

Saint Malo | © Dennis Jarvis / Flickr

Traditional crêpes

Traditional crêpes in Brittany | © Jérôme Decq / Flickr

Impressive Fort la Latte

Fort la Latte | © Uwe Brodrecht / Flickr

Incredible stretches of sand

Big views | © (vincent desjardins) / Flickr

Buzzy boat docks

Alet, St Malo | © Ruben Holthuijsen / Flickr

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