A city at the sea, a port city with many facets
During your camping holidays in Loire-Atlantique, if there is one thing not to be missed, it is to stop at Saint-Nazaire! On the program: a trip on a transatlantic liner, strolls in the gangways of the submarine l'Espadon, guided tour of the Airbus workshops ... all just 30 minutes from the campsite **** Le Moulin de l'Éclis!
"The great crossing" on a transatlantic liner
Rendez-vous on the port of Saint-Nazaire and become the passenger of a large liner boat. Invest the place, explore the engine room, the wheelhouse, the cabins and the great hall. More than 1500 m² of exhibition space and 200 collector's items from legendary ships are to be discovered. A unique place in Europe! More information on the site
Twenty Thousand Leagues Under the Sea aboard the submarine L'Espadon
Your stopover in Saint-Nazaire is prolonged aboard the submarine L'Espadon, only submersible afloat that one can visit in France. It is also the first French submarine to have dipped under the pack ice! You will be surprised by the atmosphere of the places, the layout, the living and working conditions of the submariners. More information on the site
The Airbus site of Saint-Nazaire
It is in Saint-Nazaire that is the 2nd Airbus manufacturing site in France! Be curious enough to visit the huge POLARIS and COMETE workshops. The site specializes in the assembly, equipment and testing of fuselages. More information on the site