Discover Cancale, a small port town located fifteen kilometers from Saint-Malo. People come here for its pretty coastal village but also to have fun. Cancale is a town famous for its oysters and shellfish. Cancale also offers you beautiful walks on a wild coast.
The pleasures and treasures in Cancale are rich and very diverse. For nature lovers, we recommend taking the Sentier des Douaniers. You will be amazed by the different viewpoints that this trail offers you. Don’t hesitate to take a break at the Pointe des Crolles and admire the panorama of Mont Saint-Michel.
By bike, on horseback or on foot, many trails have been set up to fully enjoy the ride. Cancale also has many activities for the whole family: horse riding, sand yachting, sporty boat rides, water walking, dolphin watching, exhibitions…something to delight the whole family.
Attention marathon enthusiasts! The Cancale-St-Malo Half-marathon brings together between 2,500 and 3,000 runners each year, a pleasant course where the finish is at the foot of the ramparts of Saint-Malo.
La Fête de la Moule
Every year Cancale celebrates mussels. Come and taste one of the local specialties. Prepared with love, you will enjoy it.
Restaurant le Coquillage
Tél. 02 99 89 64 76
La Table de Breizh Café
7 quai Thomas – 1st Floor
Tél. 02 99 89 56 46
La Cabane à Huîtres
12 Place du Calvaire
Tél. +33 9 66 88 19 22
A contre courant
3, place du calvaire
Tél. +33 2 99 89 61 61
Crêperie du Port
3Place du Calvaire
Tél. 02 99 89 60 66
Le Musée des Arts et Traditions populaires
The Museum of Popular Arts and Traditions in Cancale is located in the old Saint-Méen church. There you can find all the objects of Cancalais heritage.
La maison de Jeanne Jugan
Visit the house of Jeanne Jugan of the Congregation of the Little Sisters of the Poor for free. Visit from June to September.
Le musée des bois sculptés
Set of wood sculptures made by Abbot Quémerais.
Les rues de derrière
The “back streets”, place where the Cancalaises made and repaired fishing nets, just behind the port.
La ferme marine
Discover the profession of oyster farmer, thanks to the Ferme Marine. More than 1,500 shells will also be visible.
Geocaching à Cancale
Discover Cancale with the 3 geocaching circuits. Bring your GPS or borrow one from the Cancale tourist office.
Le Sentier des Douaniers
Onze kilomètres de sentier vous attendent, le long de la côte. Du port de la Houle à la pointe du Grouin, des panoramas grandioses sur la Baie du Mont-Saint-Michel seront vous en mettre pleins les yeux.
Embarquez à bord de la Bisquine
Prenez le large, à bord de la bisquine “La Cancalaise” et partez à la découverte de l’Archipel de Chausey. L’équipage participera activement aux manoeuvres.
Les Palets bretons
Take advantage of your stay in Brittany to design Breton pucks. Jennifer and Vincent, confectioners in Cancale, will give you the recipe. To eat without moderation.
Office de tourisme de Cancale
44 Rue du Port