The tower of Saint-Guénolé

  • Façade de la Tour Saint-Guénolé
  • Détail des contreforts de la Tour Saint-Guénolé
  • Ruelle donnant sur la Tour Saint-Guénolé
  • Vue aérienne depuis la Tour Saint-Guénolé
Façade de la Tour Saint-GuénoléDétail des contreforts de la Tour Saint-GuénoléRuelle donnant sur la Tour Saint-GuénoléVue aérienne depuis la Tour Saint-Guénolé
DescriptifThis magnificent tower which dominates the Peninsula of Guérande was constructed in the 17th century.  From the dizzy height of 56m it affords you an impressive view over the Ocean and the salt marshes.
The church tower of Saint-Guénolé provides the most beautiful panoramic view of this region of France!
The handrail surrounded terrace is accessible by an internal spiral staircase with its 184 steps.  On a clear day you can see as far as Noirmoutier and Belle-Ile-en Mer.
Tickets are on sale up until 30 minutes before closing time.
Useful to know:  there is a ATM machine 100m from the tower.
  • Labels and Brands :
    • Petite Cité de Caractère de Bretagne-quaint, historical village/town of Loire Atlantique
  • Modes of Transport Involved :
    • Visit at your leisure
  • Pets :
    • Animals not allowed
Equipment and comfort
  • On Site Services :
    • Free parking
Directions to :
Place du Garnal
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.27726
Longitude : -2.48030
  • Geographical Location :
    • Distance from a bus stop 0.2 km
    • Distance from the railway station 0.5 km
    • Distance from the beaches 0.8 km
    • Distance from the coast 0.3 km
    • Distance from a place to swim 0.3 km
    • Vélocéan ( à 5 km maxi de l'itinéraire)
    • GR® 34 (à 2 km maxi du circuit)
Enfant ( - de 12 ans) 1.00€
Adult 2.00€
  • Ways to Pay :
    • French Bankers/Postal cheques
    • Cash (payment)
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Place du Garnal
Phone : +33 2 40 23 92 36