The Best Surfing Spots in Brittany

Surfing spots in Brittany
Surfing spots in Brittany | © Frédérique Voisin-Demery / Flickr

Brittany‘s coastline is beautifully wild and rugged, with handfuls of open, exposed stretches as well as sheltered coves – in short, a surfer’s paradise. Read on for Culture Trip’s best Brittany surfing spots from its north and southern coastline.

1. Cap Fréhel

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Not far from Saint-Malo, Cap Fréhel is a highlight even if you’re not a surfer. Often overlooked within the southern surfing spots, this area of Brittany is a windswept yet magical spot for hitting the water. Pléhérel beach is the place to start and then just continue on down south to a couple of other sweet spots.

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