Plestin-les-Grèves – Plouaret
A day where the seaside will give way to the countryside. You will pass by the Grand Rocher which culminates at 84 meters and dominates the Lieue de Grève and the bay of Saint-Efflam and will also discover the rural heritage with which the territory abounds until Plouaret. In the land of Luzel’s tales, let your imagination run wild in the many sunken paths
Arriving at the end of the day in Plouaret, you will be surprised by the silhouettes of its manors and fountains… because Plouaret is rich in memory and history.
Distance covered: 25 km (8 hours and 20 minutes)
Accommodation & meals: Reception in a non-classified hotel and meal tray
Plouaret – Le Vieux-Marché
This day will allow you to connect Plouaret to Le Vieux-Marché via the Chapel of the Seven Saints, the only witness in France of the cult of the seven sleeping saints of Ephesus, celebrated by Christians and Muslims. Since 1954, an Islamic-Christian pilgrimage has been grafted onto the traditional pardon.
Distance traveled: 13 km (4h30)
Accommodation & Meals : Half-board accommodation in a guest room
Today, you will walk in the heart of the wooded valley of the Leguer and then through the countryside of Tregor, passing in particular the Saint-Fiacre chapel, the imposing medieval castle of Tonquédec or the small towns of Berhet, Confort and Prat.
Distance covered : 23 km (7h40)
Accommodation & meals : Half-board accommodation in a gîte d’étape
Valleys of the Jaudy & Guindy
Day walk in the heart of the Jaudy and Guindy valleys. You will see many mills and traces of past activities such as the cultivation of linen. A stop in the “Petite Cité de Caractère” of La Roche-Derrien will be necessary: a flourishing city until the middle of the 20th century, thanks to its shops, its craftsmen, its slate quarries and its activity linked to linen. To discover it, we can offer you an interactive discovery with the loan of a digital tablet (duration 1h30).
Distance covered: 24 km (8h)
Accommodation & meals : Half board accommodation in a 3* hotel
For this last leg, you will walk along the meandering Guindy and discover, in particular, the ruins of the Saint-Marc chapel and the old aqueduct of Tréguier before entering the city by the Saint-François footbridge.
Take time to stroll through the streets of the city which houses one of the most beautiful cathedrals in Brittany and a majestic cloister (the best preserved in the region), 57 half-timbered houses, one of which housed Ernest Renan during his childhood, are some of the monuments that contribute to the reputation of the city.
Tréguier is also a city of spirit and generosity, of meditation and critical thinking, which inspired over the centuries men of letters, men of the cloth and men of God from Saint-Tugdual to Saint Yves and from Ernest Renan to Anatole Le Bras.
Distance traveled: 5 km (1h40)