15 days in Brittany Itinerary

15 days in Brittany Itinerary

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Route & dates

Start: Geneva
+3
Train + Foot + Fly + Drive:  5 h 45 min
1
Saint-Malo
— 4 nights
Drive:  2 h
2
Perros-Guirec
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 45 min
3
Brest
— 3 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
4
Concarneau
— 2 nights
Drive:  1 h 15 min
5
Vannes
— 3 nights
Fly:  6 h 30 min
End: Geneva

4
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.
Get some historical perspective at Chateau de Vitre and Chemin de Ronde. You'll discover tucked-away gems like Phare du Cap Fréhel and Plage de l'Ecluse. Explore Saint-Malo's surroundings by going to Les Pierres Sonnantes (in Crehen) and Manoir de l'Automobile (in Loheac). Next up on the itinerary: take in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Samson, enjoy the sand and surf at Plage de Bon-Secours, appreciate the extensive heritage of Pointe du Grouin, and trek along GR 34.

To find reviews, other places to visit, traveler tips, and more tourist information, you can read our Saint-Malo trip planner.

Geneva, Switzerland to Saint-Malo is an approximately 6-hour combination of train, flight, and car. You can also take a train; or drive. Traveling from Geneva in July, you will find days in Saint-Malo are slightly colder (26°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Cap off your sightseeing on the 21st (Tue) early enough to go by car to Perros-Guirec.

Things to do in Saint-Malo

Historic Sites Parks Outdoors

Side Trips

Saint-Lunaire, Cancale, Cathedrale Saint-Samson, Chateau de Vitre, Eglise Saint-Malo de Dinan
Highlights from your plan
Phare du Cap Fréhel ©
Phare du Cap Fréhel
Cathedrale Saint-Samson
Cathedrale Saint-Samson
Chateau de Vitre ©
Chateau de Vitre

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 22nd (Wed): enjoy the sea views from Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, stroll through Sentier des douaniers, thentake in the architecture and atmosphere at Cathedrale Saint-Tugdual, and finally explore the striking landscape at Cote de Granit Rose. Keep things going the next day: don't miss a visit to La Chapelle Saint Gonery, thenexplore the historical opulence of Chateau de la Roche-Jagu, and then tour the pleasant surroundings at Plage de Trestraou.

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Getting from Saint-Malo to Perros-Guirec by car takes about 2 hours. Other options: take a train; or take a bus. Traveling from Saint-Malo in July, you will find days in Perros-Guirec are slightly colder (22°C), and nights are about the same (15°C). Wrap up your sightseeing on the 23rd (Thu) to allow time to drive to Brest.

Things to do in Perros-Guirec

Parks Historic Sites Outdoors

Side Trips

Cathedrale Saint-Tugdual, La Chapelle Saint Gonery, Ploumanac'h LIghthouse, Chateau de la Roche-Jagu, Cote de Granit Rose
Highlights from your plan
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse ©
Ploumanac'h LIghthouse
Cote de Granit Rose ©
Cote de Granit Rose
Plage de Trestraou ©
Plage de Trestraou

3
nights
Brest

Brest ©
Brest is a city in the Finistère département in Brittany. Discover out-of-the-way places like Site of Meneham and Musee Memoires 39-45. Visit Phare Saint-Mathieu and Chateau de Kerjean for their historical value. Get out of town with these interesting Brest side-trips: Ile vierge (in Morgat), Abbaye Saint-Mathieu de Fine-Terre (in Saint-Mathieu) and Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom (in Plomodiern). Next up on the itinerary: contemplate in the serene atmosphere at Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau, view the masterpieces at Le Fonds Helene & Edouard Leclerc pour la Culture, and enjoy the sea views from Le Phare du Petit Minou.

To find more things to do, other places to visit, maps, and tourist information, use the Brest day trip planner.

You can drive from Perros-Guirec to Brest in 2 hours. Other options are to take a bus; or take a train. Expect a daytime high around 23°C in July, and nighttime lows around 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 26th (Sun) to allow time to drive to Concarneau.

Things to do in Brest

Historic Sites Museums Beaches

Side Trips

Plougonvelin, Chateau de Kerjean, Enclos Paroissial de Guimiliau, Site of Meneham, Chapelle Sainte-Marie-du-Menez-Hom
Highlights from your plan
Ile vierge ©
Ile vierge
Site of Meneham ©
Site of Meneham
Musee Memoires 39-45 ©
Musee Memoires 39-45

2
nights
Concarneau

Concarneau ©
Concarneau is a commune in the Finistère department of Brittany in north-western France. Start off your visit on the 27th (Mon): examine the collection at Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche, enjoy the sea views from Phare d'Eckmuhl, and then explore the historical opulence of Chateau de Keriolet. Here are some ideas for day two: examine the collection at Musee de la Peche, get to know the fascinating history of Ville Close de Concarneau, thencontemplate in the serene atmosphere at Eglise de Saint Ronan, and finally admire the striking features of Saint Corentin Cathedral.

For maps, photos, and more tourist information, you can read our Concarneau online road trip planner.

You can drive from Brest to Concarneau in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a bus. July in Concarneau sees daily highs of 24°C and lows of 15°C at night. Cap off your sightseeing on the 28th (Tue) early enough to go by car to Vannes.

Things to do in Concarneau

Historic Sites Museums

Side Trips

Eglise de Saint Ronan, Saint Corentin Cathedral, Phare d'Eckmuhl, Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche
Highlights from your plan
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche ©
Haliotika - La Cite de la Peche
Phare d'Eckmuhl ©
Phare d'Eckmuhl
Saint Corentin Cathedral ©
Saint Corentin Cathedral

3
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.
Place Henri IV and (Mégalithes) Menhirs De Monteneuf will appeal to history buffs. Discover out-of-the-way places like Cote Sauvage and Univers du Poete Ferrailleur. Venture out of the city with trips to Dolmens de Mane Karioned (in Carnac), Naia Museum (in Rochefort en Terre) and Plage de la Mine d'Or (in Penestin). It doesn't end there: enjoy the sand and surf at Club Nautique de Damgan and delve into the distant past at Carnac stones.

To find traveler tips, photos, reviews, and more tourist information, read our Vannes trip itinerary planning tool.

Drive from Concarneau to Vannes in 1.5 hours. Alternatively, you can take a train; or take a bus. In July, daytime highs in Vannes are 26°C, while nighttime lows are 15°C. Wrap up your sightseeing on the 31st (Fri) early enough to travel back home.

Things to do in Vannes

Outdoors Beaches Parks

Side Trips

Carnac, Cote Sauvage, Univers du Poete Ferrailleur, Club Nautique de Damgan, Naia Museum
Highlights from your plan
Plage de la Mine d'Or ©
Plage de la Mine d'Or
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur ©
Univers du Poete Ferrailleur
Club Nautique de Damgan ©
Club Nautique de Damgan

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