Terre de Sel

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Open all year.
Situated in the heart of the salt marshes of Guérande, Terre de Sel offers you:
  • Informative tours on foot around the salt pans, your guides will be salt workers (paludiers) and naturalists:  family and cultural trips of 45 min, 1h30 or 2 hours.
  • An exhibition on life in the salt marshes throughout the seasons, panoramic terrace, view point and telescope.  Game for 6-12 year olds ;
  • A shop selling fine sea salt ‘la fleur de sel’ and course grey salt ‘le gros sel’ under the brand-name « Le Guérandais » sold directly from the salt producers to the clients.  There is also a delicatessen in which you can buy local produce from the region.
Opening day(s)

From Monday 08 February to Friday 31 December 2021

Every day

Exceptionally closed : Saturday 25 December 2021

Clasification, Labels, Chains
  • Labels and Brands :
    • Quality  in Tourism - brand
    • Exceptional site classified as ?tastes and flavours inspired by the salt marshes of Guerande'.
    • A Natura 2000 classified site
    • Visit our (local) businesses/companies
  • Visit/Heritage :
    • Museum
    • Company visit
    • Site for the oberservation of fauna or flora
  • Kind of visits :
    • Guided visit
    • Visit at your leisure
    • Average duration of the guided tour de 45 min à 2h
  • Nationwide Event :
    • Takes part in les Journées Européennes du Patrimoine
  • Group Reception :
    • Maximum number of people/maximum capacity 150
    • Coach parking
Equipment & Services
  • On Site Services :
    • Pic-nic area
    • Free parking
    • Parking for bicycles
  • Baby/Child Equipment :
    • Pushchair access
  • Disabled Acess :
    • Accessible for people with reduced mobility
    • Accessible for people with mentally impaired
    • Picnic area with accessible table
Terre de Sel
GPS coordinates
Latitude : 47.31614
Longitude : -2.45240
  • Geographical Location :
    • Distance from the railway station 7,5 km (La Baule)
    • Distance from the shops 4 km
    • Distance from the beaches 5 km (Batz-sur-Mer, La Turballe)
    • Distance from the coast 5 km (Batz-sur-Mer, La Turballe)
    • Distance from the town centre 4 km (Guérande)
Terre de Sel
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Phone : +33 2 40 62 08 80
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  • Languages Spoken :
    • English
    • German
    • Spanish