Travel trip to discover britttany

TopicSites and museums
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Brittany is a region rich in cultural and historical monuments. For 6 days, discover the unique heritage cities, visit should not miss. Rennes to Brest, through the Mont Saint-Michel, you will explore this region of France apart.


It's Rennes, not rain

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According to a survey for the Express, Rennes is the most livable city in France. So go to meet him before discovering a castle that is haunted.

Museum of Brittany, Rennes

To begin the first day, we invite you to discover the Museum of Brittany. You represent the history of Britain from its origins to our days with old and varied collections 2300 works of art and objects.

You can make a detour to the Museum of Fine Arts or the Country Living Museum of Rennes. Appointment as in the Saint-Pierre cathedral, which is one of nine historic cathedrals.

Castle of Combourg, Combourg

François-René de Chateaubriand spent part of his youth and made him famous in his autobiography "Mémoires d'outre-tombe". According to the writer, ghosts haunt the castle.


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Le Petit Moulin du Rouvre

  • Saint-pierre-de-plesguen
  • 02 99 73 85 84
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Hébergement insolite du Petit Moulin du Rouvre

  • Saint-pierre-de-plesguen
  • 02 99 73 85 84
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Les Champs de Roz

  • Roz-landrieux
  • 02 99 48 25 19
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Hôtel de la Tour de l'Horloge

  • Dinan
  • 06 8 0 48 5 5 08

The Mont Saint-Michel, the unique

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For the second, you will discover one of the most essential area, the Mont Saint Michel.

Mont Saint Michel

The visit of Mont Saint Michel you will enter in a unique set of medieval architecture and its three architectural styles: Romanesque and Gothic. You can see one another between-statue of Saint Michel located at the top of the abbey church rises 170 meters above the shore. Start your day by taking a shuttle, because the parking lot is located 3 km from the site.

When you pass the door of the Boulevard, then that of the Grande Rue, you will encounter shops and houses of the fifteenth and sixteenth centuries.

After the effort, because comfort after enjoying the Abbey, you can admire the beauty of the bay down the ramparts, or by choosing the path round, dotted with small gardens.


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Camping les Cognets

  • Dragey-ronthon
  • 02 33 48 86 98
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Au Jardin des Plantes

  • Avranches
  • 06 8 0 48 5 5 08
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Auberge de la Sélune

  • Ducey
  • 02 33 48 53 62
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Le Querrien

  • Cancale
  • 02 99 89 64 56

In the Maloin country

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Today, we invite to you to know the heritage left in the country Maloin (Saint-Malo). Then you ireez traveling in a castle that combines harmony and stately.

The history museum of the city and the country Maloin Ethnography, Saint-Malo

In the museum of city history and ethnography of Maloi Country, you will find collections mixing objects and works of art related to the city's past. Alternatively, you can also visit the museum Jacques Cartier, who is in the same city, the unique legacy of one of the most famous European explorers of the 16th century.

If you make a detour through the city, you will observe the stele of the Enclos de la Resistance by Eugene Dodeigne or the picturesque hall instead of Fish.

Castle Bienassis, Erquy

You go into a complete and harmonious manor. Fifteenth century to the present day, you will travel home alive. You will appreciate its moats, stables, courtyard or chapel. Do not leave town without stroll in the garden told the French, just behind the castle.


Accommodation nearby

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Hôtel de Diane***

  • Sables d'or les pins
  • 02 96 41 42 07

A story of romance

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In this new day, we suggest you go to meet the past with two different sites. In the first, you will see the story of Ernest Renan and the second, the story of an eventful castle.

The house of Ernest Renan, Tréguier

Built in the late sixteenth century, it is in this mansion notable Ernest Renan lived until the age of 15. You will return to its history from photos, documents and videos. At the end of the house, you can go down to the banks of the estuary and marina walking along timbered houses or granite.

Kerjean Castle, St. Vougay

This castle-fortress and symbol of the Renaissance in Britain will unveil its eventful history. You will find private apartments, decorated facades and galleries that reflect the life of the lords of Kerjean. In the evening, you can stroll through the streets of this friendly village.

 

Accommodation nearby

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Les Cabanes de Kermenguy

  • Cleder
  • 06 62 13 91 37
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La Roulotte de Coat Lez

  • Treflez
  • 02 9 8 61 6 8 80
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Camping de KERURUS

  • Plouneour-trez
  • 02 98 83 41 87
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Hôtel Régina Roscoff

  • Roscoff
  • 02 98 61 23 55

Tonnerre de Brest

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In this penultimate day, we'll meet you in two unique locations. The first is Plouezoc'h, there is a castle which has seen many events and the second is located in the castle of Brest.

The Castle of bull Plouezoc'h

The Castle of the bull was in turn bulwark to protect against the English, and a garrison. He later became a prison and finally a sailing school. After the boat, you will enter the heart of a landscape with a radiant beauty.

National Museum of the Marine in Brest

Located in the castle of Brest, the National Museum of the Marine protects a unique heritage showing great adventure Naval Arsenal of Brest and the French Navy. You will discover during your visit or the lives of the convicts Lapérouse expedition. Otherwise, if you wish, you can go to another museum, the Museum of Fine Arts. Stroll along the harbor also trade. This walk on the busy quay Commander-Malbert give you one of the best overviews of the city.

Tip :

As night you sleep in Brest, do not hesitate to taste the local culinary specialty, the Far Breton (a sort of flan with prunes).


Accommodation nearby

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Hôtel Restaurant Kastel Roc'h

  • Plougastel-daoulas
  • 02 98 40 32 00
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Homair Vacances Domaine de Ker Ys

  • Saint-nic
  • 08 20 20 12 07
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Camping Ménez Bichen

  • Saint-nic
  • 02 98 26 50 82
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Giteset chambres du Menez Hom

  • Plomodiern
  • 02 98 81 54 41

The fish in Brest

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To finish this tour you will stay one more day in Brest to visit Oceanopolis.

Oceanopolis Brest

You can not leave without visiting Brest to Océanopolis. You will discover more than 10,000 animals of 100 differents species. The site has about 50 tanks and four pavilions. The first presents the diversity of marine life, the second species living in the Antarctic and the Arctic. In the third, you will find lots of information on the marine flora and fauna of Britain. Finally, in the last, you will discover temporary exhibitions Océanopolis.

Balance

We hope that you enjoyed sightseeing trip. We tried to be as complete in our proposals and follow a path where you will not stop to discover, without getting bored. If you have any other suggestions or comments, please send them to us.


Accommodation nearby

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Hôtel Restaurant Kastel Roc'h

  • Plougastel-daoulas
  • 02 98 40 32 00
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Homair Vacances Domaine de Ker Ys

  • Saint-nic
  • 08 20 20 12 07
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Camping Ménez Bichen

  • Saint-nic
  • 02 98 26 50 82
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Giteset chambres du Menez Hom

  • Plomodiern
  • 02 98 81 54 41



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