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Fish wild oysters on foot

Fish wild oysters on foot

Duration:2 hours total
Includes:Drinks and Equipment
Languages:Offered in English and French

About your host

I discovered wild oyster fishing on foot when settling me at La Bernerie en Retz. With my husband, Tchikala, we enjoy going offshore walking at low tide and pick up oysters on the rocks of on the seabed. It's invigorating and give fun when fishing by ourselves the oysters and taste on the spot. We go fishing all the year long, in all weathers. The landscape at low tide is really amazing !
Karen
Karen
Karen
Karen

What we’ll do

We go from the beach and walk around 30 minutes seaward. During this ride at low tide, we observe the marine environment discovered by the sea. Profit to breathe the iodized air at the top of your lungs ! Then we arrive to a small archipelago of tiny islets, wild fishing place with few visitors. On the spot, we pick up the rolling oysters or by detaching them from the rocks with a special…

What else you should know

Don't forget your sun glasses (even in winter), sun protection cream, cap, hat, and windbreaker coat. When the weather is nice, a Bermuda Shorts, vest. Don't forget that offshore there may be a little breeze.

What I’ll provide

Drinks
A glass of wine is offered, and slice of bread, butter and lemon
Equipment
I supply the gloves, a knife for oysters and basket.

What to bring

In winter and automn, bring your boots. From may to september, old shoes for walking in the sea.
Bring a backpack for storing your clothes if you are warm + 1 new pair of socks and shoes + sun glasses + sun cream + hat + cap
Do not forget your picknick in the case the experience is right at the moment you wish to eat in plus of the degustation
Bring a big plastic bag to sit down on it (rocks are wet) and also to bring the oisters back to your home.
Karen
fishing
₹1,203 per person
₹1,203 per person