St Nicolas de Eaux

We are sure that you will fall in love with Saint Nicolas des Eaux - one of the most delightful and picturesque villages in the whole of Brittany. Saint Nicolas des Eaux is the very heart of the stunning Blavet Valley where the local people have taken great pride in its appearance with a multitude of flowers adorning the river bank. Fresh bread, croissants and pastries are available daily from the local bakery. Strolling around, you will discover riverside bars, restaurants and creperies, canoeing/kayaking and pedaloes. All the bars and restaurants have large outdoor terraces overlooking the river and eating and drinking is comparatively low cost. Early evening is a favourite time to sit and sip your wine and watch the world go by. At festival times in the summer there are open-air dances, fêtes and other open-air activities. The river Blavet is wide, slow-moving and navigable, abounds with wildlife and is one of France's finest angling river, world renowned for its carp. Daily or period angling permits, are available. This is a quiet spot for those seeking more placid activities such as birdwatching, sketching, walking, cycling, angling, canoeing, swimming, eating and drinking. Sports such as tennis, ten-pin bowling, golf, go-karting and quad biking are close at hand.