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Cancale

Kankaven
Cancale, Port de la Houle
Cancale, Port de la Houle
Coat of arms of Cancale
Coat of arms
Country France
Region Brittany
Department Ille-et-Vilaine
Arrondissement Saint-Malo
Canton Saint-Malo-1
Intercommunality CA Pays de Saint-Malo
Area
1
12.6 km2 (4.9 sq mi)
Population
 (2008)
5,341
 • Density 423.9/km2 (1,098/sq mi)
Time zone UTC+01:00 (CET)
 • Summer (DST) UTC+02:00 (CEST)
INSEE/Postal code
35049 /35260
Elevation 0–56 m (0–184 ft)
(avg. 45 m or 148 ft)
1 French Land Register data, which excludes lakes, ponds, glaciers > 1 km2 (0.386 sq mi or 247 acres) and river estuaries.

Cancale (Breton: Kankaven; Gallo: Cauncall) is a small commune in western France. It is near Saint-Coulomb. A famous place there is the Pointe du Grouin.

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