Things to see and do - Guérande
Guérande Travel guide
Guérande : Michelin's recommendations
Not far from the busy summer resort of La Baule, Guérande has the authentic charm of a medieval fortified town. Dominating the surrounding salt marshes, this little place is effectively encircled by its ramparts. The main entrance is the massive St Michel gate, housing the Pays de Guérande museum. Visit the collegiate church of St Aubin to see its capitals with grotesque carvings, and explore the 2 000ha of salt marshes to understand the salt extraction process.
1 Rue du Vieux Marché aux Grains F - 44350 Guérande
Located in the heart of the medieval town of Guérande, 6 km from La Baule Plage, this 15th-century house offers a restaurant specialized in Crêpes and a terrace. The rooms are traditionally decorated with wooden furniture and exposed beams. The room..
11 r. de Porte-Calon F - 44350 Guérande
Before going through the ramparts of Guérande, stop off in this restaurant in the outbuildings of a 13C manor house. In the kitchens, the chef prepares delicious and bold dishes. These include lobster bouillon and ravioli with Asian flavours or the s..