Belle-île-en-Mer Tourist Office, classified Category I.

Quai Bonnelle, CS 61 102, 56 360 Le Palais

Tel: +33(0) 2 97 31 81 93

Free WIFI access in our offices –


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The Tourist Office of Belle-Ile

Tourism on Belle-île started around the middle of the 19th century with, in particular, the trip of Flaubert in 1847, the first island “tourist”, the advent of sea bathing, the arrival of the railway in Auray in 1862 and in Quiberon in 1882, the stay of Claude Monet in September 1886, the presence of the first hotels pointed out by tourist guides in 1889, Sarah Bernhardt ‘s love at first sight for the Pointe des Poulains as early as 1894…

The Tourist Office of Belle-île-en-mer was created in December 1911 in the form of an association, under the 1901 law, 74 years before the success of the song Belle-île-en mer, Marie-Galante, by Laurent Voulzy, in 1985…

So dear travelers of one night or more, be welcome, favor the off-season and off peak traffic for an optimal discovery, our team is here to advise you!

The 5 good reasons

to contact or come to the Tourist Office!

#1 Because we are your first contact with island life!
We will give you all the good tips to make sure you have an unforgettable stay on Belle-Île!

#2 Because we listen to you and everyone is unique
You will receive a warm welcome and personalized advice to best organize the stay that suits you.

#3 Because the Office is also a travel agency
You want to (offer) a turnkey trip with peace of mind? Contact us, our à la carte service will concoct a trip to suit you!

#4 Because you want to keep a souvenir of Belle-Île
To allow you to bring back the most beautiful souvenir, the Tourist Office presents a showcase of souvenir, local or sustainable products to take everywhere.

#5 Because we still have paper guides!
Of course, everything is downloadable and you’ll have free Wifi near the Office, but you’ll ALSO have the pleasure of leafing through the paper guide to your favorite destination, finding new addresses, unfolding the tourist map and making plans for hikes with the walking topoguide…

And also…because we’re super nice!