Le Guilvinec is located 20 minutes by car from the Hortensias campsite in Loctudy. But for the more sporty you can get there by bike by the coastal road (about 45 min) and by very pleasant motorways.
The port of Le Guilvinec is the first French port of artisanal fishing, it is therefore for Brittany and Finistère in particular the flagship of fishing and the economic activities that make a living from it.
Strolling around the port, you will witness the landing of the day's catch from the coastal boats with the famous langoustines and the many varieties of fresh fish.
The fishing town HALIOTIKA will make you discover the world of the fishermen, their work at sea and the fruit of their fishing by visiting the fish auction and seeing the many species of fish landed. Numerous workshops offer you the opportunity to discover the jobs linked to fishing in the Pays Bigouden, seafood cooking workshops, attend the fish sales at the auction...
The Guilvinec market is particularly lively during the summer season and appreciated by visitors, it takes place twice a week, on Tuesday and Sunday mornings in the port.
You can buy your fish and seafood directly from the fish shops in the port of Guilvinec. You will also find seafood canneries and fish soups which sell directly.
At Le Guilvinec you will also find many restaurants and crêperies to satisfy your taste buds. There are also shops selling clothes and marine decorations such as the comptoir de la mer in the port of Guilvinec.
You will also discover very beautiful beaches in the commune of Guilvinec, in particular the Ster beach between Le Guilvinec and Penmarc'h.