12 days in Brittany Itinerary

12 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

1
Brest
— 2 nights
2
Plogoff
— 1 night
3
Perros-Guirec
— 2 nights
4
Saint-Malo
— 3 nights
5
Vannes
— 2 nights

2
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Satisfy your inner culture vulture at Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture and Phare Saint-Mathieu. You'll explore the less-touristy side of things at Musee Memoires 39-45 and Parc de la Penfeld. Next up on the itinerary: admire the natural beauty at Jardin du Conservatoire Botanique National de Brest, enjoy the sea views from Le Phare du Petit Minou, look for all kinds of wild species at Vallon du stang Alar, and learn about all things military at Fort de Montbarey.

To find reviews, maps, traveler tips, and other tourist information, use the Brest vacation planner.

Vancouver, Canada to Brest is an approximately 18.5-hour flight. Traveling from Vancouver to Brest, you'll lose 9 hours due to the time zone difference. In October, daily temperatures in Brest can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Fri) to allow time to drive to Plogoff.

Things to do in Brest

Museums Parks Nature

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture, Le Phare du Petit Minou
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Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45
Phare Saint-Mathieu ©
Phare Saint-Mathieu

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. On the 24th (Sat), kick back and relax at Plage de la Baie des Trepasses, take some stellar pictures from Pointe de Brezellec, take in the spiritual surroundings of Chapelle Saint-Tugen, thenadmire the landmark architecture of Les Moulins de Trouguer, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Chapelle Saint-They, and finally don't miss a visit to Pointe du Raz.

For where to stay, traveler tips, other places to visit, and tourist information, refer to the Plogoff day trip app.

Drive from Brest to Plogoff in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus; or do a combination of train and bus. In October, daytime highs in Plogoff are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Cap off your sightseeing on the 24th (Sat) early enough to go by car to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Plogoff

Historic Sites Beaches Outdoors

Side Trips

Cleden-Cap-Sizun, Chapelle Saint-Tugen
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Chapelle Saint-Tugen ©
Chapelle Saint-Tugen
Chapelle Saint-They ©
Chapelle Saint-They
Plage de la Baie des Trepasses ©
Plage de la Baie des Trepasses

2
nights
Perros-Guirec

Perros-Guirec ©
Perros-Guirec is a popular seaside resort with beaches and opportunities for water and beach sports.
Kick off your visit on the 25th (Sun): take in the architecture and atmosphere at Chapelle St Guirec, pause for some serene contemplation at Notre Dame de la Clarte, enjoy the sights with a stroll at Sentier des douaniers, thenidentify plant and animal life at Reserve Naturelle des Sept Iles, and finally take in the architecture and atmosphere at 'Eglise de Saint Jacques. Here are some ideas for day two: enjoy the sand and surf at Plage Saint-Guirec, get to know the fascinating history of Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h, thendon't miss a visit to Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet, and finally pause for some serene contemplation at Chapelle de Kerfons.

Start your trip to Perros-Guirec by creating a personalized itinerary on Inspirock.

Traveling by car from Plogoff to Perros-Guirec takes 3 hours. Alternatively, you can do a combination of car and train. In October, daily temperatures in Perros-Guirec can reach °C, while at night they dip to °C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Mon) to allow time to drive to Saint-Malo.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Chapelle Notre-Dame du Yaudet, Chapelle de Kerfons
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Notre Dame de la Clarte ©
Notre Dame de la Clarte
Chapelle de Kerfons ©
Chapelle de Kerfons
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h ©
Grand Site Naturel de Ploumanac'h

3
nights
Saint-Malo

Saint-Malo
Once the feared base of pirates and heavily fortified against Norman attacks, today's coastal Saint-Malo is one of the top tourist draws.
Promenade du Clair de Lune and Long cours et Cap Horniers (tour Solidor) are good opportunities to explore the local culture. Visit Saint-Malo Cathedral and Fort National for their historical value. There's much more to do: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Samson, step off the mainland to explore Le Grand Be, make a trip to La Cite d'Aleth, and tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Bon-Secours.

To find more things to do, traveler tips, photos, and other tourist information, read Saint-Malo online journey planner.

Getting from Perros-Guirec to Saint-Malo by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. In October, daytime highs in Saint-Malo are °C, while nighttime lows are °C. Finish up your sightseeing early on the 29th (Thu) so you can go by car to Vannes.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Historic Sites Outdoors Parks

Side Trips

Cathedrale Saint-Samson, Avel Char, Promenade du Clair de Lune
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Cathedrale Saint-Samson
Cathedrale Saint-Samson
Promenade du Clair de Lune
Promenade du Clair de Lune
Saint-Malo Cathedral ©
Saint-Malo Cathedral

2
nights
Vannes

Vannes ©
Founded over 2,000 years ago, Vannes is a vacation harbor town with beaches, shopping, museums, and gardens, as well as interesting medieval city gates and timber-framed houses scattered throughout its Old Town.
Start off your visit on the 30th (Fri): don't miss a visit to Centre Historique de Vannes, take an in-depth tour of Musee d'Histoire et d'Archeologie, get to know the fascinating history of Place Saint-Pierre, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise Saint-Patern, and finally contemplate the long history of Old City Walls of Vannes. Get ready for a full day of sightseeing on the 31st (Sat): admire the striking features of Porte Saint-Vincent and then take a leisurely stroll along Place Gambetta.

For photos, maps, reviews, and tourist information, you can read our Vannes day trip planner.

Getting from Saint-Malo to Vannes by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Expect a daytime high around °C in October, and nighttime lows around °C. On the 31st (Sat), wrap the sightseeing up by early afternoon so you can travel back home.

Things to do in Vannes

Historic Sites Museums Neighborhoods
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Eglise Saint-Patern ©
Eglise Saint-Patern
Porte Saint-Vincent ©
Porte Saint-Vincent

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