The nautical base at Port-En-Dro, built along the salt marshes, is home to a number of small fishing boats.The Yacht Club de Carnac, built in 1962, opens onto an exceptional stretch of water, the Bay of Quiberon. Sheltered by the Quiberon peninsula and a group of islands which keep the swell moderate, everyone can discover and enjoy sailing and other water sports in safety throughout the year.
"A place for the good life, friendly exchanges and fun, the Yacht Club hosts sailing enthusiasts throughout the year whether they are beginners, advanced amateurs or professionals. The club's instructors offer a wide range of activities (training courses, rentals, private lessons, diving, rowing) for day or longer sailing with family or friends, alone or in groups, regardless of your level and age. Yacht Club de Carnac"
From the local regatta to international racing events, Carnac Yacht Club welcomes sailors from around the world every year.
Les Salines salt pans
Les Salins du Midi company stopped farming the Carnac salt marshes around 1960. They are now home to many species of birds such as cormorants and herons. The Museum of Prehistory houses a full-sized salt oven, as used for the production in times gone by.