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La Pointe du Grouin

Pointe du Grouin, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 63 72
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Beautiful views, nice walks, not too crowded

Came for an afternoon, it was easy to find parking on a Wednesday in September, we walked along the... read more

Reviewed 11 January 2017
Montana Rose
One of the best views in France

Stunning panoramic views of the Mont Saint Michel bay and Emerald coast. There are great hiking... read more

Reviewed 17 November 2016
Jamie B
Paris, France
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Pointe du Grouin, 35260 Cancale, France
+33 2 99 89 63 72
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Reviewed 11 January 2017

Came for an afternoon, it was easy to find parking on a Wednesday in September, we walked along the coast to the pointe. Lovely vistas, pretty coastline, not many people walking, the pointe was a bit more crowded and windy...just lovely

Thank MTRose
Reviewed 17 November 2016

Stunning panoramic views of the Mont Saint Michel bay and Emerald coast. There are great hiking trails here.

Thank Jamie B
Reviewed 10 October 2016

Went there with a school group of 36, stunning spot with an easy walk. The coach was able to park right near it

Thank DomiMcDonald
Reviewed 7 October 2016

Plenty of free parking and a good circular walk around the point with a lovely café to finish. The views are excellent, with Mont St Michel on the horizon.

Thank plantsman_10
Reviewed 9 September 2016

We visited La Pointe du Grouin mostly with the hope of a spot of fishing off the rocks. It was disappointing to find the place heaving with people...is it me or is France getting busier? There is a footpath along the cliff tops with some...More

Thank Marc T
Reviewed 23 August 2016

Come here whenever we are in St. Malo. Have know the Pointe since 1976. A designated nature reserve, so important to stick to the paths,. Still plenty of opportunity to enjoy the flora as well as the sea views and possibly bird life. a WW2...More

2  Thank John M
Reviewed 20 August 2016 via mobile

If you are in the area be sure to pop out here, especially on a sunny day. Nice basic walk if you stick to the main path and other offshoot paths for the more adventurous. Stunning views!

Thank emilyl754
Reviewed 1 August 2016

Good that at least here is free parking along the road. If you have a time, par a car use a walk, nice surroundings, great views. Be aware that in France, the plants are protected by fence, but not the steep slopes with railings from...More

Thank loliksa
Reviewed 24 July 2016 via mobile

Free parking and panoramic views, with wonderful walking paths made this stop a favorite for the whole family. We also had a lovely dinner at the top if the point. Be advised with small children there are no walls and you are very close to...More

Reviewed 22 July 2016 via mobile

We've visited this location a few times, both on hot summer days and in strong wind during winter. The horizon view over the sea is overwhelming in any case, and depending on the weather you will have nice scenery and/or dramatic waves crushing over the...More

1  Thank Ørjan Aare J
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