Our visit

Aperçu Salé – A brief introduction to salt

Time : 45 minutes

Price :

Adult : 10.50 €

Child : 4,00 €

Family price : 25,00€


This tour takes you round the salt marshes, where you’ll see how the water circuit operates and learn how the famous Guérande salt is formed.

  • Salt marshes process
  • Salt crystallization


Outside guided tour

Don't forget to book :

  • Terre de Sel
  • at your tourist office

Below the guided tours dates :

May 2024

Our shop

Terre de Sel offers “Le Guérandais” salt, harvested by the salt workers from the Les Salines de Guérande Cooperative. From producer to consumer, for better service at a better price! You’ll find it in different types of packs to suit your needs : small canvas sachets tied with ribbon for gifts, traditional bags for kilo packs of coarse salt or 500g packs of flower of salt, as well as containers of fine and flavoured salt.

Are you looking for salted butter toffee, Breton biscuits, local produce, etc.? Terre de Sel is always on the look-out for Quality of the same level as Le Guérandais salt, and has selected the very best products from the region. In the shop you’ll also find ORGANIC products from the region, along with a range from Sites Remarquables du Goût (Espelette pepper…)

To be sure to please everyone, Terre de Sel offers dozens of original gifts, always elegantly presented and at prices to suit every pocket…

Practical information

Opening hours

Spring: 10:00 AM – 6:00 PM

Summer: 9:30 AM – 7:30 PM

Autumn: 10:00 AM - 6:00 PM

Winter: 10:00 AM / 12:30 AM and 2:00 PM – 5:00 PM

The family price, What is it ?

  • 2 adults and their children…
* The child has to be less than 18 years old.