An aerial view of Pen-Bron, in La Turballe
|Region||Pays de la Loire|
|• Mayor (2008–2014)||René Leroux|
|Area1||18.53 km2 (7.15 sq mi)|
|• Density||230/km2 (610/sq mi)|
|Time zone||CET (UTC+1)|
|• Summer (DST)||CEST (UTC+2)|
|INSEE/Postal code||44211 /44420|
|Elevation||0–45 m (0–148 ft)
(avg. 6 m or 20 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.2 Population without double counting: residents of multiple communes (e.g., students and military personnel) only counted once.
La Turballe is a commune in the Loire-Atlantique department in western France. This commune is very famous for its harbor. Indeed, it is the first fishing harbor in the region. Every summer, there is a sardine party (fête de la sardine in French).
La Turballe is not very far from La Baule, beautiful seaside resort.
The town, located on the Côte d'Amour, has 11 kilometers of beaches.
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