10 days in Finistere Itinerary

10 days in Finistere Itinerary

Created using Inspirock Finistere trip planner

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Route & dates

Start: Bristol
Drive:  8 h 15 min
1
Plogoff
— 1 night
Drive:  1 h 15 min
2
Concarneau
— 4 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
3
Brest
— 4 nights
Drive:  8 h
End: Bristol

1
night
Plogoff

Plogoff ©
Plogoff is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France.It contains three small ports suitable for small vessels: Pors-Loubous, Feunten-Aod and Bestrée. Start off your visit on the 30th (Thu): enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de la Baie des Trepasses, get outside with Baie des Trepasses, don't miss a visit to Pointe du Raz, thentake in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint-They, and finally make a trip to Pointe du Van.

To see more things to do, maps, where to stay, and other tourist information, use the Plogoff road trip planning website.

Bristol, UK to Plogoff is an approximately 11-hour car ride. You can also do a combination of flight and car. The time zone changes from Greenwich Mean Time to Central European Standard Time, which is usually a 1 hour difference. In July in Plogoff, expect temperatures between 23°C during the day and 16°C at night. Finish your sightseeing early on the 30th (Thu) to allow enough time to drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Plogoff

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trip

Cleden-Cap-Sizun
Highlights from your plan
Pointe du Raz ©
Pointe du Raz
Plage de la Baie des Trepasses ©
Plage de la Baie des Trepasses
Pointe du Van ©
Pointe du Van

4
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. You'll visit kid-friendly attractions like Ville Close de Concarneau and Port Museum (Port-Musee). Venture out of the city with trips to Quimper (Odet River & Eglise Saint Mathieu), Eglise Saint-Tudy (in Loctudy) and Eglise Notre-Dame de l'Assomption (in Quimperle). The adventure continues: indulge in some personalized pampering at some of the best spas, relax in the rural setting at L' Aven Parc, make a trip to Centre Historique de Pont-Aven, and identify plant and animal life at Parc du quinquis.

To find ratings, where to stay, traveler tips, and more tourist information, read Concarneau day trip website.

You can drive from Plogoff to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Another option is to take a bus. In July, plan for daily highs up to 24°C, and evening lows to 15°C. Finish your sightseeing early on the 3rd (Mon) to allow enough time to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites Parks Museums

Side Trips

Pont-Aven, Quimper, Locronan, Eglise Saint-Tudy, Port Museum (Port-Musee)
Highlights from your plan
Ville Close de Concarneau ©
Ville Close de Concarneau
Port Museum (Port-Musee) ©
Port Museum (Port-Musee)
L' Aven Parc ©
L' Aven Parc

4
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Kids will enjoy Oceanopolis and Chateau du Taureau. Explore Brest's surroundings by going to Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien (in Saint-Pol-de-Leon), Eglise Saint-Etienne de Plouezoc'h (in Plouezoc'h) and Ile de Batz (in Roscoff). Next up on the itinerary: get engrossed in the history at Musee national de la Marine, enjoy the sand and surf at Ile vierge, pause for some photo ops at Fanny de Laninon et Jean Quemeneur, and find something for the whole family at La Recre des Trois Cures.

For more things to do, photos, other places to visit, and more tourist information, read Brest trip maker site.

Drive from Concarneau to Brest in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. Expect a daytime high around 24°C in August, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 7th (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Brest

Parks Zoos & Aquariums Historic Sites

Side Trips

Camaret-sur-Mer, Plougonvelin, Crozon, Cathedrale Saint-Paul-Aurelien, Eglise Saint-Etienne de Plouezoc'h
Highlights from your plan
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Oceanopolis ©
Oceanopolis
La Recre des Trois Cures ©
La Recre des Trois Cures