Best places to visit in Brittany from the campsite

  • Little port of Combrit Sainte-Marine
  • GR 34: hikes and walks
  • 250 metres from the seafront
  • Heritage and historic villages

Would you like to discover Brittany during your next vacation on the French west coast? The little port of Combrit Sainte-Marine, Bénodet, Les Glénan, the GR 34, there’s so much to do and visit right from Le Helles, your 4-star Bénodet campsite. Whatever your desires, you’ll enjoy an ideal location, both on the seafront (250 meters away) and close to many must-see places during your camping holiday in South Britanny.

Camping holidays in southern Brittany, Le Helles

With its Breton villages, wide open spaces, heavenly beaches, popular gastronomy and remarkable heritage, your holidays at this campsite in southern Brittany will be unforgettable! Thierry, Roselyne and the whole team at Le Helles campsite near Bénodet will help you discover the treasures of South Finistère.

Visiting South Brittany from the campsite

  • Glénan Archipelago
  • Water sports nearby
  • Museums, manor houses, lighthouses…

Situated in the heart of the Cornouaille coast in south Finistère, Le Helles campsite is ideally located between Loctudy, Pont L’abbé and Bénodet, facing the superb Glénan archipelago. Some of the most beautiful sites in South Finistère. Visits to the Brittany coast include boat trips, water sports activities, white sandy beaches, manor houses, lighthouses, hiking trails, rias, museums and more.

All in all, a great way to discover the region. And if you’re looking for a city excursion, the campsite is just a stone’s throw from Quimper and Concarneau, which has been awarded the “Ville d’Art et d’Histoire” label. What’s more, its direct access to the Sainte-Marine beach via a 250-metre pathway means you can take full advantage of the pleasures of a seaside holiday!

What to do on holiday in Bénodet ?

As soon as you arrive in our charming commune, let yourself be seduced by the picturesque sight of the marina. The colourful boats sway gently to the rhythm of the tides, inviting you to escape and discover.

Then plunge into the sparkling waters of Bénodet’s four magnificent beaches: Plage du Trez, lined with maritime pines, Plage du Coq, wild and unspoilt, Plage de la Pointe Saint-Gilles, ideal for families with its calm waters, and Plage du Letty.

Bénodet’s lively market takes you back to authentic Brittany, where the stalls are overflowing with local produce and regional specialities. Let yourself be tempted by a tasting of hot crêpes, a real treat for the taste buds!

Lovers of water sports will be delighted by the endless possibilities offered by our crystal-clear waters. Take a kayak trip along the river Odet, or try your hand at sailing in the sheltered bay of Bénodet. A boat trip on the Odet is also a must if you want to discover the wild beauty of our region from a unique vantage point.

For nature lovers, the GR34, which passes through Bénodet, offers unforgettable walks along the steep cliffs and secluded coves of the Breton coast. A true journey to the heart of unspoilt, wild landscapes.

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