Book your stay

Tidal mills

In front of the campsite, on the dike that separates the lake from the ria, there stands a tidal mill.

Between the ria and the lake, a typical mill...

A tidal mill is a water mill installed on the shore of a sea subject to the tidal phenomenon that exploits tidal energy. The first mills of this type were built in the early Middle Ages, probably in the London area. During rising tide, the sea fills a basin behind a reservoir through one-way valve doors. At ebb tide, when the difference between the basin and sea level is significant enough, gates are opened and the water from the basin flows into the sea by activating the mill wheel.

Today the tide mill located near the campsite no longer works but the lake remains. This mill is a private property that cannot be visited.

The tides influence the landscape of the campsite. Find here our article on tides at Camping le Lac à Carnac.

camping-carnac-morbihan-bretagne-moulin-maree-ria-crach

On the Blog

En forêt, le long de circuits côtiers, des menhirs... Tout ou presque est à deux pas du Camping !

Read more

Le Camping *** Le Lac est fier de vous annoncer la naissance de son tout premier blog !

Il est entièrement consacré à vos vacances dans le Morbihan : idées séjours, activités et loisirs en famille, sport et nature, culture et patrimoine, gastronomie et art de vivre... L'essentiel pour préparer votre séjour à Carnac et vous donner l'envie de découvrir le Morbihan !

Read more
On video
Latest news
ty bihan lac camping nouveaute chambre
New mobile homes in 2019

For the 2019 season, two new mobile homes appear in our accommodations range.

Read more
television disponible locatifs carnac
Television is included in all our rentals

Enjoy a free TV in your holiday accommodation.

Read more
Contact informations :
Camping le Lac *** à Carnac en Bretagne Sud dans le Morbihan
CAMPING LE LAC ***
Camping du Morbihan à Carnac en Bretagne Sud
Kerlearec - 56340 Carnac
Morbihan - France
Tél: 02 97 55 78 78
E-mail: info@lelac-carnac.com
Our other websites :Camping le MoustoirCamping-carnac.com
Partners & Labels :