When the sea recedes, the foreshore is revealed. A vast expanse of sand, rocks and puddles appear, ideal for fishing on foot.

Family seaside activities are not limited to sunbathing on the towel and building sandcastles.

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In season, the tourist office organises fishing on foot outings so you can explore the marine flora and fauna.
Find out more from our guide Christelle!

With boots, a net and a basket, go in search of shellfish! Off our beaches, a wide variety of species can be seen.

While fishing on foot, you will find: rock crabs, green crabs, velvet swimming crabs, shrimps, lobster, mussels, winkles, cockles, clams, razor clams, among others.

So as to protect the sea, its inhabitants and ensure your safety, there are some rules that must be observed.

Check the tide times before going fishing :

To be seen in : At low tide

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