Saint-Quay-Portrieux is a charming seaside resort, nestled in the heart of the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, in the Côtes d'Armor. With its five fine sandy beaches, its coastal path (the GR®34) and various nautical activities, it's the perfect place to enjoy your holidays in Brittany with family or friends.
The Port d'Armor
Saint-Quay-Portrieux, the seaside resort with two ports ... Departing from the Port d'Armor, take the chance to head out on sea outings and trips, as well as an excursion to the Île de Bréhat. While strolling along the seafront, you'll find a host of café terraces to enjoy a quick bite to eat.the ports of the Bay of Saint-Brieuc
Let yourself be carried out to sea in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc, at Saint-Quay-Portrieux: paddle boarding, windsurfing, kayaking, diving and more ... Make sure to do it with the pros at Pôle Nautique Sud Goëlo and Armor Plongée.
Saint-Quay-Portrieux is home to various nautical events, such as the Solitaire du Figaro, Ocean Fifty (the multihull trophy), the Tour de Bretagne à la Voile, and many more.
Ideally located by the sea, Saint-Quay-Portrieux offers up its sandy beaches, the Île de la Comtesse, its outdoor seawater swimming pool, and the Saint-Quay islands.
When it comes to food, Saint-Quay-Portrieux is the capital of the famous Coquille Saint-Jacques scallop. This emblematic shellfish is fished from November to April in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc. As a result, 5,700 tonnes of scallops are caught in the Bay of Saint-Brieuc – almost half of this shellfish's entire French production.
With its 150,000 hectares, the listed natural site of the Bay of Saint-Brieuc remains the most productive area in the Western Channel region. Here, regulated fishing aims to ensure a sustainable balance in the protection of resources.
Guided tours developed around the theme of fishing and the auction house are a must in Saint-Quay-Portrieux !La coquille Saint-Jacques