Iodine discovery on the Glenan Islands
Wish you go to the Glénan Islands for a day out of the ordinary? Get on board from Benodet for joining the Glenan Archipelago, islands with magical colors bathed by the light of the sea.
Your program: roundtrip crossing, free stop over on Saint Nicolas Island, commented guided cruise on the archipelago and lunch on board, upon “la chambre des Glénan.”
After an hour of crossing, you will be transported in other latitudes, on the Glénan Islands, The Breton Lagoon. “La Vedette de l’Odet” stops on Saint Nicolas island to bring down some passengers. You stay on board to live a memorable day: the great iodine discovery !
Pleasantly installed on the upper deck of the boat, sailing slowly in the Inland Sea of Glénan – La Chambre – you enjoy the 360 ° view of the islands. Taking height from sea level, transparency of the water and whiteness of the sandy beaches closely look more than distant islands placed in the tropics. Such as the Caribbean or better : Polynesia ! To fully enjoy this exceptional setting, you have a lunch on board. A menu full of Breton accents that smells fresh air, waits you in the panoramic lounge. As privileged people, here you are hosts of Glénan for the day.
This trip continues with a commented cruise of the archipelago. In company of our passionate guide, you travel through Drenec, Bananec, Loc’h, Stork, Penfret, Guiriden. Names that resonate and make sense during your visit. Fauna, flora, anecdotes, fishing, sailing: These islands will have no secret for you !
Do you know that Glénan nautical center celebrated its 70th birthday last year ? The nautic base welcomes many trainees looking for glide and wind sensations. It offers a dream and a festive atmosphere. It is also here that the great masters of sailing who cross Atlantic or the Globe tacking upwind to perfect their navigation techniques before the departure on offshore races: “Transats” or “Vendée Globe”.
At the end of your commented cruise, you drop off for a free stop over on Saint Nicolas island, known as the capital of the archipelago. Enjoy the planking of the island for a digestive walk and tread with delight the stretches of beaches before extending the pleasure by swimming !
Lunch on board, in the middle of the archipelago
Like the sailors, you will be served as meal trays in the boat’s panoramic lounge. On the menu: seafood and local products. A glimpse of the Breton culinary world of simplicity and freshness, conviviality and marine spirit …
Plate Of Seafood
Shells of our coasts
Butter and bread
White wine, red wine, mineral water and coffee
According to the dates, others menus.
An exceptional day … far from your daily life !
The Iodized Discovery on the Glénan Islands is a new suggestion 2019 that we propose to groups.
Departures on Thursday 23rd May, Wednesday 5th June, Thursday 6th June, Saturday 15th June, Saturday 29th June and Saturday 6 July.
Departure from Bénodet at 11.00am . Return to Benodet around 7.00pm.