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A granite pebble
A few cable's lengh away from Roscoff (about 15 minutes crossing), Enez Vaz has cast anchor in the Gulf Stream's wake. This quiet island conceals many treasures, the most remarkable living in the heart of its inhabitants : authenticity.
Series of dunes, white sand beaches, green luxuriance of the Georges Delaselle garden, wild coastlines are as many different viewpoints that uncover as you stroll along.
Looking back over the past
Several buildings and relics are testimony to the ancient settlement of the island, such as these remains of Bronze Age or ruins of Saint Anne's chapel (to the East) or Saint Pol's stole (in the village church). More recently the lighthouse, Captain's houses or the guardroom have shaped the outline of the island...
To reach the island
Every day of the year regular shuttles operate between the old harbour in Roscoff and the isle of Batz (15 min crossing)
From mid October till end of March :
Start from the island : 7.45*AM, 9AM, 10.30AM, 12.45AM, 2PM, 4PM, 5PM and 6PM
Start from Roscoff : 8.30*AM, 10AM, 11.30AM, 1.30PM, 3.30PM, 4.30PM, 5.30PM and 6.30PM *canceled on sunday and public holidays
From beginning of April till end of June and from beginning of September till mid October :
Start from the island :7.45AM, 9AM, 10.30AM, 11.20AM, 1PM, 2PM, 3PM, 4PM, 5PM and 6.30PM
Start from Roscoff : 8.30AM, 10AM, 11AM, 12AM, 1.30PM, 2.30PM, 3.30PM, 4.30PM, 6PM and 7PM
From beginning of July till end of August :
Start from the island : 7AM, 8AM and every 30mn till 7.30 PM
Start from Roscoff : Every 30mn from 8AM till 8PMde 8h à 20h
Shift of schedules, in precise dates, inquire with the tourist office or shipping companies
The Tourist Office of the Isle of Batz is open :
From October to March From Monday to Friday : 9:00 to 12:00am and 1:45 to 4:45pm
In April, May, June and September From Tuesday to Saturday : 9:00 to 12:00am and 1:45 to 4:45pm
In July and August From Monday to Saturday : 9:15 to 12:30am and 13:30 to 17:30