Tour 7: Fishing in France with private guided tours

Private Fishing Tours in France

 Fishing in France with private guided tours

7 days / 6 nights


Iroise Découverte and Enjoy France Tours are offering you an incredible opportunity of sea fishing with Gilles, professional fisherman from Douarnenez aboard La Parenthèse, an Antares 980 with two engines of 235.  This is definitely a fisher’s dream.  Teamed together with private guided tours and activities, this tour is sure to be phenomenal.

Travel with your own English/French speaking guide.

Tour dates:  14 to 20 August 2017

Cost:  Starting price €262 per person per day

Tour dates:  13 to 19 August 2018

Cost:  Starting price € per person per day

All meals included, beverages for your account

based on 2 people sharing 1 room



Gilles worked on a fishing trawler in the bay of Douarnenez for 11 years and is looking forward sharing his experience, knowledge and favorite fishing spots which with you!

  • Sea fishing with professional fisherman

  • Guided tour of Douarnenez

  • Welcome apéro’s aboard Antares 980 motor boat with 2 engines 235

  • Deep sea fishing for pollack

  • French fresh food market

  • Sailing on a bongo 9.6 yacht or Visiting our region and char-a-voile

  • Long line sea fishing

  • Whiskey tasting and visiting charming French village or Visiting and shopping in beautiful Quimper

  • BBQ dinner with catch of the day – CAUGHT by client!

  • Morning of  guided hike on GR34 and afternoon at natural sea water spa Thalasso or

  • Morning at natural sea water spa Thalasso and afternoon visiting fishing village

  • Day outing aboard Antares 980 visiting:   The Virgin Island’s Creek(one of the top 12 secret beaches in Europe) , Cameret-sur-Mer oyster tasting and lunch at a local fishing port bistro, Tour Vauban …

  • Special dinner at a restaurant :  Plateau de fruits de mer

Follow the four French  “f’s”  for fabulous fun fishing in France!

Detailed itinerary available on request 

Tour photo’s on pinterest


All specialized activities are sub-contracted to local professionals guaranteeing expertise, keeping work and financial interests in our region.


“Welcome on board ‘The Parenthèse’ a Bénéteau Antarès 980 (just under 10 m), known for its excellent finish design, its comfort and its handling at sea.  Very well fitted, it has two powerful engines (2 x 235 HP)

Welcoming lounge cabin, awning to cover the cockpit in warm weather, sun bathing on the flight deck and foredeck, toilets, running water, stove, fridge, two double cabins, audio and video…

Safety equipment meets the regulation standards for 8 people in Category 3 (up to 20 miles from the coast) and 10 people in Category 4 (up to 5 miles from a shelter).

Everything you need for an enjoyable and safe experience.”


A 3-star hotel Le Clos de Vallombreuse in a handsome early 20th century mansion, at Hôtel du Relais du Silence, where the journey never ends and the atmosphere is always romantic. Outdoors, an enchanting picture with a stunning view over Douarnenez. Indoors, refined décor and a gourmet restaurant with the culinary charm of Brittany. And the enchantment goes on ….


A small ‘traditionnel’ 2-star hotel Hôtel de France in the centre of town, not far from the old Rosmeur port and part of the patrimony of Douarnenez. This hotel boasts two renowned chefs and their famous restaurant L’Insolite which gives major place to fresh products prepared resourcefully. This hotel will certainly meet your expectations.

Sailing jackets – Arrangements can be made should you need to buy or hire sailing/fishing jackets in Douarnenez.  Please advise when booking your tour.

Fishing equipment – Fishing equipment is supplied by Iroise Découverte.  You are more than welcome to bring your own fishing rods.

Sea –sick prevention –  Sea-Band Wristband are available.


Holiday in France with Enjoy France Tours

What are the FOUR FRENCH  “F’s ?”

faim – don’t be hungry

fatigue – don’t be tired

froid – don’t be cold

frousse – don’t be scared


GR34 is our coastal footpath ….                           Pointe du Raz A dramatic place of crashing waves ….


Contact us    Michèle Clark Nickler  –  Douarnenez 29100 – FRANCE   M: + 33 698 190 855   O:  +33 981 393 410