Pornichet, the ideal destination for your holidays…
In the Southern Brittany, where the Loire comes to end its long journey, on the border between the marshes of Brière and the Atlantic Ocean, Pornichet is a main municipality of the region La Baule - Peninsula of Guérande. In three-quarters of an hour of car oh Nantes, Pornichet is at the heart of a region with a rich historical, natural and urban heritage.
Invigorating strolls on the coastal way or in campaign, bathings or sunbathings on its three fine sand beaches, first nautical sensations or getaways off the coast, the discovery of the heritage or shopping to the market, bets in the racetrack or trip to the Casino, beneficial cure in two centers of thalassotherapy or excursion around, sports events or childish days… In Pornichet, we vibrate, we savor, we explore, we dream!
Pornichet in the course of its districts
Travel the districts of Pornichet and discover, with your rhythm, their charms and theirs buildings. To help you in your route and to prepare your holidays, consult the interactive map of Pornichet.
The city center of Pornichet, following the bay of Pornichet - La Baule, is bustling all year long. Beach, thalassotherapy center, ports, casino, clubs of beach, sailing schools, villas of character, restaurants, bars (of which the famous Bidule!) and businesses contribute to a successful stay.
Bonne-Source/Sainte-Marguerite, meeting place of the artists and the businessmen of the end of the XIXth century, the district, lined by four kilometers of beach and creeks, conserved its relaxed rhythm of life and its exceptional wooded environment. It is the district of holidays in family with, on the beach, clubs of beach, bars, restaurants and sailing schools.
Les Hameaux. Of its rural past, Pornichet conserved a very pleasant wooded campaign. A few minutes away from beaches by road or by the cycle tracks, this district, the starting point of hikes and bike rides, offers a very pleasant setting for holidays with its two campsites. Mix seaside tourism and green tourism!
Some key figures on Pornichet
Number of inhabitants: 10 400
Surface area: 1 367 hectares
3 fine sand beaches
7 kilometers of coast
35 kilometers of hiking trails
More than 300 sports or festive meetings a year
National Grand Prix of flowery cities and 4 Flowers of flowery cities and villages
Certified Thalassotherapy Center of Brittany