* The mild Oceanic climate and south-west orientation are the two main attractions in Pornic which is the second largest coastal resort in the Loire Atlantique after La Baule.
But Pornic is not as imposing and modern as La Baule. Here, on this preserved land, everyone strives to help Pornic retain its discretion. Far from the tall buildings and neverending traffic and car hooters, Pornic is the perfect place for holidaymakers.
The unusual side to Pornic:
From the Revolution to the roaring twenties... Take a guided tour and learn about two centuries of fascinating history.
The authentic side to Pornic:
Discover the hotel-restaurant La Fontaine aux Bretons... Put your seven league boots on and follow your guide along the beaten paths and explore this site. Some fascinating people bring the place alive with their anecdotes.
The medieveal and maritime side to Pornic :
Discover the fishing industry along the quaysides (les Terre-Neuvas). Take a look inside the chateau and learn about the Barbe-Bleue legend before discovering the fishermens' quarters.
* Visiting Pornic